Upcoming event

The OVO Energy ‘Cycle Tour of Britain’ event runs from Saturday 7th September to Saturday 14th September.  On the 14th the peloton takes on a 165-kilometre route starting in Altrincham and travels through all 10 Greater Manchester Boroughs, including Bolton.  The stage includes almost 2,000 metres of climbing, including the Rake at Ramsbottom, before finishing […]

Meeting syllabus updated

The meeting list on the website has now been updated up to October, so you can see all our meetings, guest speakers, practicals and trips in full detail. Plan your holidays around these! The competition winning images are also up to date, i.e. June 2019. Have a browse at the competitions page to see the […]

Annual General Meeting

The AGM of Bolton Digital Photographic Society will take place on Wednesday 19th June. Please come along and play a part in the future of your club. All paid up members are entitled to vote. If you have any suggestions or proposed motions, please advise any member of the present council as soon as possible.

Photographing the Temple

Our activity meeting in May on the evening of Wednesday 15th will be a visit to photograph the temple of the Church of the Latter-Day Saints (Mormons) at Chorley. Only the outside. This is right next to Junction 8 of the M61. If coming from Horwich, go up the M61 to Junction 8 and turn […]

Trip to White Scar Cave, Ingleton, Tuesday 26th March

The tour of the caves at Ingleton is now booked.  It will commence at 1.00pm and last about 80 minutes. If possible, please share transport with others in your area.  Allow travel time from Bolton to White Scar Cave minimum 1.5 hours. The entry cost is £9.75 per person.  Bill will relieve you of your […]

Bolton Digital go Painting with Light

An interesting style of photography is “painting with light”, where the photographer aims to capture the effects of moving lights in a very dark environment.  We had an excursion to the very atmospheric Liverpool Castle, Horwich, which is a ruined castle, which is quite spooky.  Ten of the members turned up to capture the spectre-cal […]

New events for members to see

There are a couple of new events that members may wish to see on the “Out and About” page. One is a talk:  Lancashire Monochrome spring keynote speaker is Craig Atkinson, photographer, UCLAN lecturer and publisher of Café Royal Books https://cargocollective.com/craigatkinson  The event will take place at the RAFA Club Golden Hill, Leyland PR25 3NN […]

21st Century Britain – themed competition

We had an interesting competition in February with the theme of “21st Century Britain”. This gave our members a wide variety of ways to interpret this theme, from modern architecture to street poverty. See what you think of our winning images in this page (or select Competitions tab above): http://boltondigital.org/bwg_gallery/competition-2019-02/