Visitors are welcome to attend up to three meetings without charge before deciding whether to join.  On talk evenings, there is a nominal charge to visitors.

Competitions held externally are shown in Green.

Full details of all club activities, competitions, rules and more, are on the website.  If any member wishes to add any images or content to our Blog, please contact our web editor Mark Brown, email: cheamccwebeditor at


September 2020

9: Talk ‘Presentation of Award winning Wildlife Photography’
with Jo McIntyre

16: PDI Competition No. 1
Judge: Rob Bonfield

23: ‘Lightroom Live’ with Joe Houghton
Live editing of members’ RAW and jpg files.

Tuesday 29: ‘Lightroom Encore’ with Joe Houghton
Live editing of members’ RAW and jpg files. More!

October 2020

7: Talk ‘Starting from a blank canvas’, covering 2 types, Creative Flower Portraiture and Still Life
with Polina Plotnikova ARPS EFIAP

14: Q&A Session with Paul Crawford of “Photography Courses 247”

21: Zoom-based social evening

28: Talk ‘Creative Photography’, covering all aspects from in-camera to advanced Photoshop
with  Barbie Lindsay MPAGB FBPE EFIAP/s

November 2020

4: PDI Competition No. 2
Judge: Gerald Kitiyakara

11: Talk – ‘Architectural Photography, in search of the “genius loci”‘
with Iñaki Hernández-Lasa FRPS – FIPF – AFIAP

18: Members’ Evening – virtual social

25: Talk ‘Scapes’
with Tony North BPE3 CPAGB

December 2020

2: Abandoned Architecture
by James Kerwin

9: PDI Competition No. 3

16: Virtual Christmas Party and Awards

23: No Meeting

30: No Meeting

January 2021

6: Intra-club PDI

13: Talk – TBA

20: PDI Competition No. 4

27: New Year’s Dinner / virtual social

February 2021

3: Talk ‘Back on the Street’
by Mark Smith (Nonsuch)

10: Talk ‘The Art of Macro Photography’
by Tony North

17: Mono PDI Competition

24: Talk ‘Improve Your Photography’
by Martin Patten

March 2021

3: Talk ‘Join Sports Photographer of the Year’
by Ben Lumley

10: Members’ Evening – tbc

17: PDI Competition No. 5

24: Talk ‘Inner Landscape’
by Andy Phillips

31: Talk ‘Wildlife Photography’
by Rene de Heer

April 2021

7: Social Evening

14: Talk ‘Feel the Land – Photography and Emotion’
by Astrid McGechan

21: Talk from Lee Filters – note 7pm start

28: Virtual Exhibition Event

May 2021

5: Talk ‘Never Underestimate an Old Woman with a Camera’
by Sally Sallett ARPS CPAGB AFIAP BPE3

12: Endeavour Cup – 6 images on a theme

19: ‘You be the judge’ with Karen Begg

26: PDI Competition No. 6

June 2021

2: Photographer of the Year – PDIs

9: …

16: AGM

23: Club Outing – TBC