4th Opening Night


Opening night – come along for a slideshow, information on the new season and an explanation of competition sizing and rules


11th Studio Workshop


Local studio owner Simon Drew will be doing a workshop on how to pose models. Tonight will include a model for a practice session


18th Plugins and Actions


Come and learn how to use plugins and actions within Photoshop to speed up and enhance photo editing     **ENTRIES DUE**


25th Studio Lighting


Studio lighting workshop with a bridal theme. Put into practice the techniques learnt from the “how to pose a model” workshop



2nd Drone Photography


Andrew Bryson is to give an insight into the different techniques and results he has achieved with drone photography


9th Competition Night


Results for the Natural History PDI Competition judged by Dave Best


16th Table Top Night



Fine art flower photography. We will have several setups to photograph. If you have any vases or flowers please bring them along on the night                                           **ENTRIES DUE**


23rd How to ruin a photograph



Peter Downs is going to give a talk on how to ruin a photograph. This will include comparing photos which have been ruined by incorrect camera and lighting settings


30th Halloween Themed Workshop


Halloween themed evening with a local model. We are hoping to set up a themed set for a fun night of terror and horror



6th Competition Night


Results for the Street Photography Competition and the Transport Competition judged by David Stout


13th Portrait Night



Traditional portrait evening and lighting workshop. No fancy setups, just lights and a model so you can get the same results at home without a lot of fancy gear                  **ENTRIES DUE**


20th Animal Photography



We welcome back Saviors Sanctuary Animal Rescue with a variety of rescued animals to photograph. We hope to see Zante the fox but will include owls, eagles, snakes and meerkats


27th Paint with Light



Painting with light in the club house with an optional outdoor event with wire wool spinning – this is always popular



4th Competition Night


Results for the Open Colour Print Competition & Open Mono Print Competition judged by Jim Welsh


11th Critique Night


A night of members looking at various photographs and giving their constructive criticism as to what they like or dislike


18th Christmas Themed Model Night


Christmas themed model night. We will be getting out the tinsel and mince pies. A great evening of fun before the Christmas break


25th Christmas Break


Merry Christmas to all – Hope Santa is good to you



1st Christmas Break


Happy New Year


8th Image of the year



The best image of 2019 as voted by the members

                                                                           **ENTRIES DUE**


15th Historical Group Photography



Local professional photographer Phil Punton will be giving a talk on historical group photography included how he got involved in this genre. He will be showing examples of his work. A night not to be missed                                                       **ENTRIES DUE**


22nd Competition Night



Themed Competition judged by Paul Knight, this year the theme is the letter ‘D’


29th Competition Night



Results for the Fantasy, myth, legend or religion competition and the Still Life Competition judged by Veronica Congleton

                                                                              **ENTRIES DUE**



5th Themed Model Night


A local model will be coming for a Valentine’s Day themed portrait evening. Flowers, petals and lots of love in the air !


12th Interclub Competition


Results of the 5 way interclub competition which we are hosting this year. Please bring something for the raffle.  A buffet will be provided


19th Competition Night


Results for the Open PDI Competition judged by 3 remote judges from across the country                                  **ENTRIES DUE**


26th Table Top Product Photography


We will be recreating some magazine product and advertising images in the club house. Please bring along any items that may be suitable.



4th Competition Night


Cambois v Ashington  – The quest to retrieve our trophy is on. Come along and support the club. Please bring raffle prizes


11th Competition Night


Results for the Portrait Colour PDI competition and the Mono Portrait PDI Competition judged by David Illingworth


18th Interclub Competition


7 way Interclub Competition between Cambois, Ashington, Morpeth, Wooler, Amble and Alnwick         **ENTRIES DUE**


25th Wild at Heart Photography


Paul Kidd will be giving a talk on the various wildlife photography outings he has had along with the work he does with marine life rescue services and the greyhound rescue trust



1st Easter Model Night


A model night with an Easter twist


8th Competition Night


Results for the Landscape PDI Competition judged by Stuart Skelsey


15th Table Top Night


Table top photography – open theme.  Bring along any items you want to photograph


22nd A.G.M



Summary of the club’s activities over the year. An overview of how the season has gone and an opportunity to contribute to next seasons activities.  We will have a quiz followed by a pie and pea supper



Presentation Evening will be on 24th April 2020 – Venue TBA. All welcome



Entries Due


Natural History 18th September 2019 PDI
Street Photography 16th October 2019 PDI
Transport 16th October 2019 PDI
Open Colour 13th November 2019 PRINT
Open Mono 13th November 2019 PRINT
Fantasy, Myth, Legend or Religion 8th January 2020 PDI
Still Life 8th January 2020 PDI
Themed Letter D 15th January 2020 PDI
Portrait Colour 19th February 2020 PDI
Portrait Mono 19th February 2020 PDI
Landscape 18th March 2020 PDI



The main point of contact should be the club secretary who can be contacted by phone on 07824 705640 or email –