Folkestone Camera Club meeting 26 April 2004

Contributed by admin on May 06, 2004 - 06:10 PM


<FONT color=black>Monday 26th April was our 6th and final slide competition of the season. Our judge was Mr  Roy Carey FRPS, DPAGB, BPE1*, APAGB o­n his first visit to our club.
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As a very experienced photographer he gave his comments, tips and, advice to help our members learn how to improve their photography, and we certainly hope he will come again.

 His results (out of 20) were:-

Monochrome: 20 Robert Brisley Ã¢â‚¬ËœTweed Crossing’
(10 entries)    18 David Hughes Ã¢â‚¬ËœKent Coast Express’

Novice:  20 Bill Grudgings Ã¢â‚¬ËœEvening Fishing’
(4 entries)  20 Bill Grudgings Ã¢â‚¬ËœLimestone Bridge’

Intermediate: 20 Fay Meek  Ã¢â‚¬ËœRyfylke, Norway’
(12 entries)  19 Fay Meek  Ã¢â‚¬ËœThe Lock Gates’
19 Melanie Chalk Ã¢â‚¬ËœNo Fishing’

Advanced:  20 Dave Turner  Ã¢â‚¬ËœGold Refractions’
(18 entries)  20 Keith Radford Ã¢â‚¬ËœAd Astra’

This was our last meeting of the season.  Our new season will commence in September.

On Friday 7th May we shall all be attending our annual dinner and awards evening where all competition winners will receive their trophies from our guest speaker, Mrs Yvonne Ward.

A report from the dinner with all the overall winners will be announced next week.

Our meetings are held at the United Reform Community Hall, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone o­n Mondays at 7.45pm.  New members are always welcome,  if interested please phone Mrs Jenny Barraclough (Secretary) 01303 245399, or e mail: see our website at