Morriston Camera Club

Affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain through The Welsh Photographic Federation


 

 

 

Morriston

Welcome

We are a friendly, diverse and active camera club. We challenge, inspire and help all our members to improve their photographic skills through our structured, relevant and enjoyable, annual programme of activities.

 

News and Updates

 

Club meetings are cancelled until further notice. Please keep looking an the website or Facebook Page for updates.

We have a Facebook page for Members Only. If you are on Facebook, search for Morriston Camera Club and request to join. The Administrator will then allow access. If you are not on Facebook, go to Facebook.com and aignup. You can then search for Morriston Camera Club.

Important notice regarding the Print Competition

Until further notice, for the PRINT competition, members should submit their images as a PDI and conform to the rules regarding PDI entries. They should be sent to pdientries@
morristoncameraclub.co.uk
as usual.

 

March 2020 Print Competition

      

Paul Dennis and Stephen Bevan shared the top spot in the March print competition. All the winning entries can be seen here.


February 2020 PDI Competition

      

Gerald Davies got the defence of the PDI competition off to a good start with a resounding 20 points. Tim Fernside gave us an instructive evening which was greatly enjoyed. All the winning entries can be seen here.


February 2020 Print Competition

      

Paul Dennis, who won the print competition last year, started the new year with another twenty pointer. The competition was marked by Garreth Martin, but in his absence it fell to Mike Clatworthy to comment on the images and a very good night it was. Thanks to Mike for stepping in. All the winning entries can be seen here.


Competition Winners for 2019
Following our final print competition round on Friday, we can announce Paul Dennis as our champion for 2019. The PDI competition was won by Gerald Davies. Congratulations to both on their achievement.


December 2019 - Final Print Competition

      

Ian Keevil won the last round of the print competition. The competition on the theme Minimalistic was judged by Brian Coleman. All the winning entries can be seen here.


November 2019 Print Competition

    

Paul Dennis put himself clearly at the top of the leaderboard with his win in this month's competition. The "Open" theme was judged by Leigh Woolford. All the winning entries can be seen here.


Annual General Meeting
Our Annual General Meeting will be held on the 15th November. Please note that all officers will be up for election at the AGM, and any member who wishhes to stand, please contact the Secretary.

If any member has any item for discussion, these should be in the hand of the Secretary, two weeks before the 1st November.


November 2019 PDI Competition

    

There were two winners in November's PDI competition, Gerald Davies for his "Fairground Abstract" and Gordon Relf for his Oystermouth at Night. The competition on the theme of "Night Life" was excellently judged by Paul Branchflower. All the winning entries can be seen here.


October 2019 Print Competition

  

Stephen Bevan's striking image was outright winner in our October print competition on the theme of "Contre Jour". Ian Ledgard judged our competition. All the winning entries can be seen here.


Barry Camera Club Annual Exhibition.Barry Camera Club is holding an Exhibition at Arts Central Gallery, Town Hall, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW. It will open on Saturday 10th August and run until Saturday 7th September.
We are really excited to have this opportunity. The Exhibition will feature 95 prints from our members together with 245 DPIs, a great showcase for Barry Camera Club, which we hope members of your Club will also enjoy. We are immensely proud of the display on show. I would be most grateful if you could encourage people to pay the Exhibition a visit. Entry is free of charge. .


WPF Carmarthen Convention 2019.. The WPF Carmarthen Convention will be held this year on Friday 3oth August to Sunday, 1st September. Full details can be found here and booking details here.


Themes for 2020 Print and PDI Competitions. The list of themes for our 2020 competitions have been published and can be seen here. Further details of hand in dates and judges will be published later.


June 2019 Print Competition

  

Paul Arnold gained twenty points in the June "Open" competition. Gareth Martin was our judge for the evening. All the winning entries can be seen here.


May 2019 PDI Competition

  

Congratulations to Norman Sleep for his winning entry this month. The competition on the theme "Interaction" was judged by Vince Penticost. All the winning entries can be seen here.


Annual Exhibition 2019

  

Following our successful Exhibition, we are pleased to show many of the exhibited images. Eric Davies won the Peoples Vote this year with his "LOW TIDE AT SOLVA" shown above. Tony Llewellyn was the runner-up. Most of the exhibited images can be seen here.


May 2019 Print Competition

  

Congratulations to Pat Loughman for her lovely image of "The Bridge at Cenarth Falls". Richard Walters came second with Norman Sleep gaining third. The competition was judged by Peter Young. All the winning entries can be seen here.


A[pril 2019 Print Competition

  

Paul Dennis topped the table this month with his "Flight of the Owl". Norman Sleep and Mike Weaver came second and Third. The "Open" competition was judged by Dave Bennett. All the winning entries can be seen here.


March 2019 Print Competition

   

Tony Llewellyn and Ian James shared top honours this month with their images on the theme of Garden Birds. Our judge, Andy Leslie gave us all an enjoyable evening, helped by his knowledge of bird photography. His ability to discuss numorous Robins was a feat. All the winning entries can be seen here.


February 2019 PDI Competition

   

Ian James got the judges choice award and twenty points in the first PDI competition of the year. Paul Dennis and Gerald Davies also gained the maximum twenty points. Trevor James gave us a good adjudication, which was enjoyed by all. All the winning entries can be found here. All the winning entries can be seen here.


February 2019 Print Competition

   

We had three twentys in this months competition. Paul Dennis with one and Tony Llewellyn with two. Seven other prints gained nineteen points with no prints having eighteen points. This reflected the high standard of prints submitted this month. We are grateful to Alan Stokes for giving us an interesting evening. All the winning entries can be seen here.


 

Website of the month for February, 2020. This month's website is worth looking at if you want to venture into the mointains. It is the Mountain Weather Information Service, and can be found here.

Site of the month is provided by member Paul Dennis.

Members Information

Next Competitions

 

 

PDI - Theme "Open". Hand-in by midnight, March 20th. To be judged by Paul Branchflower on April 10th, 2020. Please note this is instead of the advertised the print competition

PDI - Theme "Religious", hand in by midnight, May 1st. To be judged by Tim Fernside onMay 22nd. Please send entries to pdientries@
morristoncameraclub.co.uk
and no other e-mail address should be used.
See guidelines and aide-memoire below

  List of themes for 2020 can be seen here.


Submission Guidelines

NOTE: for complete rules see here.

Print entries

 

Projected Digital Images.

Information on how to resize your images can be found here.

A guide to resizing your images can be found here. (PDF Format)