Folkestone Camera Club 7 March 2006

Contributed by editor on Mar 06, 2006 - 01:12 PM


On Monday 27th   February,  Chris Parry,  judged this 4th slide competition of the season.  It was a very interesting evening, our members learning a lot from his tips, advice and experience o­n how we could improve our photography. As we can see, the slide numbers are reducing in favour of digital images

His winners were (marks out of 20):-

Monochrome:  Ã¢â‚¬ËœTea for Two’  Dave Turner  19
(5 entries)  Ã¢â‚¬ËœRound House’  David Hughes 18  Ã¢â‚¬Ëœ   
Novice:  No Entries

Intermediate: Ã¢â‚¬ËœGolden Beech Leaves’ Muriel Hilliard  18 
(6 entries)  Ã¢â‚¬ËœStone Cross’  Glen Yorke   17
Advanced:  Ã¢â‚¬ËœBright Eyes’  David Hughes  20
(18 entries)  Ã¢â‚¬ËœClouds over Capel’ Jerry Watson  20
‘Purple Door’  Keith Radford ARPS 19 Ã¢â‚¬ËœSt. Tropez Bell Tower’ Brian Collins CPAGB 19
Medium Format Ã¢â‚¬ËœFigurehead’  Bryan Mewse  20
(4 entries)  Ã¢â‚¬ËœThe Vigil’   Bryan Mewse  19
   Ã¢â‚¬ËœSacha 1’   Victor Fowler  19

Digital Image:- Ã¢â‚¬ËœTable for Four’  Robert Brisley LRPS 20
(43 entries_  Ã¢â‚¬ËœHitched Up Ready to Go’ Pam Wraight  20
   Ã¢â‚¬ËœIghtam Mote’  Geoff Bromley  20
   Ã¢â‚¬ËœChatting’   Melanie Chalk  20
   Ã¢â‚¬ËœMarooned’   Frank Barraclough  19
   Ã¢â‚¬ËœYellow Billed Stork’ Debie Armour  19
   Ã¢â‚¬ËœBlue Tit’   Duncan Armour  19

The above entries receiving 20 points can be viewed o­n our website at  along with many other  photographs taken by members. 

We also have many Links to Photography related shops.

Next Monday 6th March will be our PETER HERITAGE CUP Subject: “Entertainment� + REG.WALKER CUP (best of last years slides/images) + ST. AUBYN CUP A landscape print competition and our Judge: Mr Adrian Harrison who will have quite a job deciding the winners of these three competitions which will prove to be a very entertaining and long evening!

The following week 13th March the EUROTUNNEL CHALLENGE TROPHY.will be competed for by Folkestone v Canterbury, Deal & District & Gateway Camera Clubs. Hosted by Folkestone C.C. Judge: Mr Keith Evans FRPS, DPAGB. Again this will be a very enjoyable evening, where we can see other clubs work. 

Judge: Dr. Peter Lewis LRPS.

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 (Press Officer) 01303 245399, or e mail