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Newsletter #127 – WESTONZOYLAND INVASION

This was going to be a two-event outing but according to the local publican it turned out to be three!   The main event was a visit to Westonzoyland Pumping Station. This was meant to have a social element to it, and apart from Grahams camera that threw a tantrum, it was. Graham has told […]

Newsletter #123 – BLACKMORE FARM

  This what I call the ‘season of practical’s’, and following on from the popular portrait night, we wanted to offer something different with both indoor and outdoor photographic possibilities, and with the opportunity to mix socially. Blackmore Farm fitted the bill and came up trumps.   The weather during the day did try to […]

Newsletter #93 – BRIDGWATER AT NIGHT

Was this an invasion of Bridgwater? Not quite – this was our first outing of the Year 3 with open invitations to friends and anyone who wanted to tag along. To give this event a slight twist from last year, there were 5 themes to work to allowing you to give us your own photographic […]

Newsletter #87 – WEMBDON VILLAGE DAY & THE EGM

 ANOTHER GENERAL MEETING… YAY! WELCOME BACK I hope you all managed to get out with other members and take some interesting photos over the summer break. We had a Custom Cars Show, some flower shows popping up all over the place, a boat regatta, a vintage farm equipment show and YES James, even steam trains. […]

Tropiquaria Outing

On Sunday several members, along with some of their family, went to Tropiquaria for another great session of taking shots of the animals, birds, lizards, fish and some unusual looking PRIMATES! The snake was out, George Pope and Barry Clark’s son, Connor, bravely allowed the snake to settle around their necks. Here is a selection of images taken […]

Newsletter #73 – OUTING TO BURNHAM-ON-SEA

Didn’t We Have A Wonderful Time, The Evening We Went To Burnham? The weather was good, there was some sun dipping down in the west, we had a good turn out of photographers and plenty of subjects on offer. If you were not there, you missed a great opportunity. Walking down the jetty, to the […]

MID SOMERSET MAYHEM

On Tuesday evening, as I told most of you , Dave B, Mo, Mike N, Natalie, and of course myself, went over to Mid Somerset CC to show them some of the delights of Light Painting as their programme secretary had requested more practicals for their club. Hallelujah!!! Light Painting will be your salvation!!! Mo played with the […]

Bridgwater Belles Carnival Entry 2015

The following day after our visit to Durbrough Farm, Dave and myself saw Graham, Tom, Merv & Annie respond to a request from the Bridgwater Belles to take a few pictures of the 2015 Carnival entry. Due to the fact that their HQ was broken into and everything of any value stolen means that their entry […]

Afternoon at Durbrough Farm

On Satruday 31st October, John & Marion, Colin, George, Shelia and myself joined Dave B who had organised a trip to visit Janet White at her farm at Aisholt. We were blessed with wonderful weather and after a brief induction from our host we were taken after which most of us accepted the invitation and  were […]