BoltonDigital meets weekly on Wednesday evenings at 7:15 for 7:30.
Our programme of regular meetings and events is shown below. The majority of these are at our normal meeting venue, but we may go out for one meeting a month – see details in each specific meeting.
Celebrity Lectures for 2019
We have regular visits from guest lecturers who are always popular and give us an opportunity to see the work of other excellent photographers and to ask questions about how they achieve their specialised work. You can see more details on this page. Further speakers for future dates are being arranged.
|4th December||Practical night. Bring your camera, hosted by guest speaker: Chris Carter||Photographing a model and setting up studio flash for the shoot.|
|11th December||Monthly competition - mounted prints||open subject
|18th December||Last meeting of the year||"This'll make you laugh!"
- Have you got some funny photographic images to bring along?
|8th January 2020||Monthly competition - mounted prints||open subject
|15th January 2020||Practical exercise - bring your camera and tripod||"Smoke and Water"|
|22nd January 2020||Image appraisal. Bring along images of what you have done over Christmas (for example) or the practical last week.|
|29th January 2020||5th Wednesday social evening||Beetle pasties. Hope you like them.|
|5th February 2020||Guest speaker: Brian White||British Wildlife part 2|
|12th February 2020||Competition - DPI (1600 x 1200 px)||Theme: "High"|
|19th February 2020||Practical exercise - Macro photography||Macro in general but also a chance to practice focus stacking.|
|26th February 2020||Technical session||Teach-in and workshop on focus stacking. Bring (raw) images from previous week if you have some.|
|4th March 2020||Guest speaker: Paul Williamson||The islands of the Caribbean|
|11th March 2020||Monthly competition - mounted prints||open subject
|18th March 2020||Practical session||"Using Dropbox" - our future approach for inter-club competitions.|
|25th March 2020||Appraisal of images||Using images that members have sent in via Dropbox since last week.|
|1st April 2020||Guest speaker: Phil Coventry||Trekking in Albania
- yes, seriously!
|8th April 2020||Monthly competition - mounted prints||open subject
|15th April 2020||Trip out||Borsdane Wood
(Note this is Easter Week)
|22nd April 2020||Image appraisal|
|29th April 2020||5th Wednesday social evening||Curley's Fisheries, Wallsuches, off Chorley Old Road.|
|6th May 2020||Guest speaker: Phil Wood||Life old and new in Vietnam and Cambodia|
|13th May 2020||Competition - DPI (1600 x 1200 px)||Theme: "Monochrome"|
|20th May 2020||Trip out||tba|
|27th May 2020||tba|
|3rd June 2020||Guest Speaker||Anthony Rowlands, local photographer, on his interests and style.|
|10th June 2020||Monthly competition - mounted prints||open subject
|8th July 2020||Competition - DPI (1600 x 1200 px)||Open theme - Bill|
|1st July 2020||Guest speaker: Joanne Galston||My visit to New Zealand|
|12th August 2020||Monthly competition - mounted prints||open subject
|9th Sept 2020||Competition - DPI (1600 x 1200 px)||Theme: "By the water's edge"|
We look forward to seeing you at one of our meetings soon!