Newsletter #104 18th March 2022

Editor - Derek Godridge with Paul Cooper

Competition Ken Farnell KF3: I’m sure we all agree that last night was an excellent display of the best of Penryn Camera Club member’s work, ably judged by Mark Walker. There were many really good images and prints on display and Mark clearly had a job deciding the final placings. Well done to everyone who entered and especially those who were placed. All the results are available on our Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/penryncameraclub

Meetings

  1. Thursday 24th March – Photoshop editing with Victor + IOY Hand-in

  2. Thursday 31st March 7pm to 9.15pm (Programme change) – Tour of Penryn Museum & photographing exhibits and Treasure Hunt !

Tour of Penryn Museum

Competitions

  1. Thursday 24th March (Programme change) – HAND-IN for Image and Print of the Year NB Entries MUST either have been previously entered in this year’s club competitions or represented the club in this year’s “Battles”.

  2. Thursday 14th April - Image and Print of the Year – Judge Brian Galbraith.


Diary Dates PCC

  • March 26th and 27th - Falmouth Flower Show at Princess Pavilion. Closing date for entries THIS SUNDAY 20th March. Contact henrietta@falmouthtowncouncil.com for more details or ring 07940 037975 The images have to be A4 and there are Colour and Black and White Classes.

  • SUNDAY MAY 15th from 1pm – Banger Racing at United Downs. Why not join other PCC Members and support this iconic venue. (See our Facebook page)

Cornwall Photographic Alliance (CPA) (from Lorraine Robbins CPA Treasurer)

THIS SATURDAY the CPA needs YOUR support please.

  1. Saturday 19th March 7.30pm - Charles Hosken Digital Open Competition. Due to a date change we couldn’t have it at the club so the show will be a Zoom event and the tickets are £3. Please Click here to book. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/charles-hosken-results-evening-2022-tickets- 278254856767

  2. Friday 20th May 2022 at 7pm - The CPA Annual Competition is being held at: St John’s Methodist Church, Bodmin Road, St Austell, PL25 5AE

This will be in the main Church which has 2 floors of seating. There is a kitchen for tea and coffee and lots of room to display the prints. We will have the use of the screen, projector and sound system. There is a car park next door to the church and also disabled parking and access. I will be in touch for hand in dates and judges. There will be 11 clubs competing as 2 clubs feel they are unable to join in this year.

Western Counties Photographic Federation (WCPF)

Member’s Exhibition 2022

  • This is a VERY prestigious competition and exhibition which showcases the talent we have in the West Country with prints and digital images shown at the Bovey Tracey Golf Club from 1st to 16th May.

Club Website QUIZ ! – Paul Cooper

How many of you use our Penryn Camera Club Website ??

Well here is the link for you and maybe you might want to have a go at answering these questions. www.PenrynCameraClub.org.uk

  1. What is the 29th Article under Knowledge ?

  2. Gallery, Inspiration: What is happening to the Zebra ?

  3. Program: What’s happening on 28th April ?

  4. Videos, Photoshop in 30 days: What is day 3 about ?

  5. Documents, Competition rules: What is Rule 1.6 ?

  6. More KF1 2018: What is the name of the mine in image 1 ?

Have Fun - Answers next week. Best wishes Derek and Paul

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