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2018 / 19 Competitions

Competition Type Submission Date Secretary’s Challenge Open Print 12/9/2018 26/9/2018 POTY R1 – Open Open Print 26/9/2018 10/10/2018 POTY R2 – Birds Themed PDI 24/10/2018 7/11/2018 POTY R3 – Open Mono Print 28/11/2018 12/12/2018 Trevor Wain UK Landscapes  Print 9/1/2019 16/1/2019 POTY R4 – Macro Themed PDI 23/1/2019 6/2/2019 POTY R5 – Rivers & Canals Themed Print 20/2/2019 6/3/2019 POTY R6 – Patterns & Textures Themed PDI 20/3/2019 3/4/2019 POTY R7 – Portrait Themed Print 17/4/2019 1/5/2019 Image of the Year Open Print 1/5/2019 15/5/2019 The new format competition label are available from Click here if you want to download the Microsoft Word version. Click here if you want to download the PDF version. Click here if you want to download the Open Office version. They will automatically download to your Downloads...

2018 Keynote Speaker & Presentation Evening

Last night was the 2018 Keynote Speaker & Presentation Evening. We had the pleasure of hosting Des Ong who is an awarding winning full-time nature and wildlife photographer based in the UK.  He gave a very interesting talk and artistic expression of the natural world with lots of very good Wildlife images showing his two passions  art and nature.     Des was also good enough to do the presentations to our competition winners Secretaries Challenge Trophy – Pingvellir Iceland-Julie Holbeche-Maund Trevor Wain UK Landscape Trophy – Cauldron Falls -Julie Holbeche-Maund Chairman’s Panel Trophy – Brick Lane Surveillance – Steve Bexon Neville Jackson Trophy – IOTY – Vestrahorn Iceland – Phil Mallin...

2017 / 18 POTY 7 Floral Beauty

Last night saw the final critique session of the season with the Floral Beauty prints. The winner was Julie Holbeche-Maund with “Floral Crown” From Phil Mallin with “Floral Beauty” From Margaret Waterson with “Fushia” Full Table of Results...

2018 Neville Jackson Trophy – Image of the Year Competition

Last night saw the  2018 Neville Jackson Trophy – Image of the Year Competition. It was judged by Bob Moore, Hon.FRPS, MPAGB, Hon.PAGB, FIPF, FBIPP. Who gave some quite insightful comments on each image. It was an open themed print completion although disappointingly only attracted 30 entries but there were still some cracking images Phil Mallin won with Vestrahorn Iceland from Jules with Pingvellir Iceland Author Image Score Position Phil Mallin Vestrahorn Iceland 20 1st Jules Holbeche-Maund Pingvellir Iceland 20 2nd Phil Mallin Lulu 20 Steve Bexon Sunset Over Gull Rock 20 Alan Wardropper Thoughts 19 Roger Deacon Red Kite 19 Jules Holbeche-Maund Miss Red 18 Steve Bexon Padley Gorge Autumn 18 Roger Leck Atlantic Dawn 17 Peter Lawrance Autum Light 17 Ian Waite Food Fight 17 Paul Steans Kingston Lacy 17 John Smith Light And Shadows 17 Gary Wood Lingmell Gill 17 Steve Pears On Your Trike 17 Rob Jones Out On The Town 17 Rob Jones Removing The Slag 17 Geoff Whitelocks Bellagio Lake Como Italy 16 John Smith Conflict 16 Alan Wardropper Fresh Straw 16 Gary Wood Kirkstone Beck 16 Martin Allen Pink Lillies 16 Paul Steans Pink Rose 16 Peter Lawrance Staunton Harold Church 16 Steve Pears Blanket Bay Hotel 15 Geoff Whitelocks Hibiscus 15 Martin Allen Buzzard 14 Ian Waite Harvest Mouse 14 Roger Leck What Shall We Do 14 Roger Deacon Hustle & Bustle at the ponte Vecchio 14 Click for...

2019 Keynote Speaker

We are now able to confirm that the Keynote Speaker for 2019 will be held on the 29th May and will be one of the world’s leading Landscape photographers Charlie Waite Ticket prices and venue are to be confirmed Click for more...

2018 Exhibition

Earl Shilton Camera Club is to hold its fourth Annual Exhibition of Photography at the Atkins Gallery, Hinckley from Monday 20th August. This year to coincide with the reopening of the refurbished Atkins Gallery, the exhibition will run for two weeks ending on Satuday 1st September. On display will be work from a majority of the clubs members. Following success in many external competitions over recent years, Earl Shilton Camera Club is considered to demonstrate a high standard of photography.  However, the club prides it self in having members of varying ability and experience and the exhibition shows the results of the clubs structured programme to help all members. The exhibition is free and will be open from Monday to Saturday, 9.00 am until 5.30 pm when someone will be available for advice and information.  On  Wednesday 29th August there will be a club evening starting at 7.30 pm when members of the public are invited to come along, view the exhibition and talk to members about the club and this interesting hobby.  This open evening event will also include various workshops where many aspects of taking and processing images will be demonstrated. The exhibition is sponsored by Earl Shilton Town Council with the aid of a community grant. Venue:  The Atkins Gallery, The Atkins Building, Lower Bond Street, Hinckley, LE10 1QU www.atkinsbuilding.co.uk/facilities/gallery Click for more...

Upcoming Events

  1. 2018 Exhibition

    August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 1 @ 5:30 pm
  2. 2018 Exhibition Members Evening

    August 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  3. 2018/19 Meet & Greet

    September 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm