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November 2018
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Tonight... Croxley Festival of Photography
Tonight we'll be celebrating our love of all things photographic. In our normal 7.45pm meeting at the community centre we'll get together to share our images, talk about what we enjoy about photography and demonstrate techniques. 

Thank you to everyone who has already signed up to get involved. It's not too late to join in, just bring along some photos. 

The event is part of our mission to promote photography in Croxley and the wider Three Rivers area. Over the past few months we've been getting more involved in community activities, with our photographers documenting Mill End Community Centre's Open Day, The Revels on the Green, Croxfest, and most recently the Remembrance Day Parade through the village.  

Our members have also worked with local businesses and groups, holding our Snap Chatters coffee mornings at The Kitchen, supporting the Croxley Green Society, Rickmansworth Players, YOPEY's befriending scheme, and local history projects. 
 
Our programme for winter/spring 2019 has now been published. Click here to get your copy.
Exhibition at Croxley Library

Vanessa Lacey has organised for the club to have a print exhibition on display at Croxley Green Library as part of our annual Croxley Festival of Photography.
Our exhibition at Croxley Library is now open and members prints will be available to view until Saturday 1st December.

Please go along and support your club by visiting the library.
Croxley Remembers
A selection of images from our members of the Remembrance Day parade through the village.

Thank you to everyone who photographed for us, the local history project and parish council will be very happy to receive our images and video of the day. 
Coming Up...
29th November 2018
PDI Competition: Open & "Square Format"

6th December 2018
Workshop Evening

Including creative lighting experiments and our beginners group.

13th December 2018
Using the Rules and How to Break Them Successfully

Some ‘rules’ help photographers make images look good to the eye. And, there are things that go against those rules… but can still be successful. Make a journey into photographic composition as Damon Guy shows us how to use the rules and how to break them.
20th December 2018

Join us for food, refreshments and festive fun and games.
3rd January 2019
A talk with Paul Halliday, sociology and photography lecturer at Goldsmiths College.

10th January 2019
Workshop Evening

Our themes for this month's workshop will be Speed. From exposure times and ISO to capturing movement and freezing the action. 

17th January 2019
PDI Trophy Competitions: Newcomers Cup & Triptych

24th January 2019
Viewing images from camera clubs throughout the country in the PAGB GB Cup

31st January 2019
Sean Meehan from South West Herts Astronomical Society will be introducing us to the world of Astrophotography.
 
Updated Competition Handbook - Now Available to Download Here
Our theatre photography specialist Cat Humphries ventured through the wardrobe with Rickmansworth Players this week.

If you'd like to follow her into Narnia, their magical production is on at Watersmeet until Saturday.
For full details visit their website
Croxley Documented

Do you have any photos of buildings in Croxley? Or are you a videographer who would like to document the village?

Croxley Green Parish Council would like some images of around the village.

If you have any photographs you'd be willing to let them use in their publicity please
contact Councillor Emily Benner.  
PDI Competition
Open & Square Format


Entry Deadline: 23:59 on Saturday 24th November

Members can submit up to 3 images in each competition.

Please ensure that you put the images into the order in which you want them to appear - if the competition is over-subscribed we may have to drop your 3rd and 2nd choices.

Entries should be made through our new Photo Entry web portal - full details are in the updated competition handbook 
XRR Visions Final

The final of this inter-club competition was held last night in Garston with a very high standard of images from across the CACC.

Croxley was represented by Steve Bailey and Cat Humphries, who both gained a respectable total of 47 points for their images, putting them squarely in the middle of the results table against stiff competition.

Thank you both for entering your images.
"Lady and the Windmill"
by Steve Bailey
XRR Visions: 16 Points
"Fragile"
by Cat Humphries
XRR Visions: 16 Points
Croxley Camera Club Committee

Chairman: Steve Bailey
Vice-Chairman: John Flynn
Treasurer: Rod Lacey
Secretary: Cat Humphries

Committee Members
Anthony Highet
Vanessa Lacey
Stuart Craig
George Purchase
You can email the committee directly about any aspect of the club
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Club meetings are held at 7:45pm each Thursday (except August)
at Croxley Green Community Centre, which is at the end of Community Way
(entrance behind the New Road library). For satnavs, use postcode WD3 3SU.

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