What's New

Recent additions to the Website
20 Oct 2020
Review by Janine Scola of an Evening with Marilyn Roberts (Open Digital Section B) and Informal Critique, 19 Oct 2020
Competitions - Open Digital Competition (Section B) - Results and Gallery of Images, 05 Oct 2020


13 Oct 2020
Review - by Janine Scola of Andrew Moss "He Shoots, He Scores!", 12 Oct 2020
Programme - more guest ticket sales now open

06 Oct 2020
Competitions - Open Digital Competition (Section A) - Results and Gallery of Images, 05 Oct 2020

30 Sep 2020
Competitions - Hand in for Club Competition 3 (Open Print) is now 02 Nov (was 09 Nov)
Review - by Cheryl Connor of David Sadler "And Now for Something Completely Different", 28 Sep 2020

28 Sep 2020
Insights - here is the story in photography of club member Malcolm Macnaughtan, 28 Sep 2020
Review - by Jane Lee of Paul Colley "Innovations in Wildlife Photography for Conservation", 21 Sep 2020

15 Sep 2020
Gallery - a new gallery of images and video stills from our Club Night - Members Lockdown Projects, 07 Sep 2020
Review - by Jane Tearle of the talk by Les Forrester "The Art in Architecture", 14 Sep 2020

12 Sep 2020
Insights - here is Dee Wareham's story in photography, 12 Sep 2020
Programme - Updated, Andrew Moss talk added for 12 Oct 2020
Guest Tickets - a reminder that tickets for guests and prospective members will be on sale two weeks before each meeting. See the club programme for links to the booking pages

08 Sep 2020
Review - by Helen Jones of the first meeting of the new season - A great Club Night, Members' Lockdown Projects, 07 Sep 2020
About Us - Roll of Honour (Trophies) Updated, 08 Sep 2020

31 Aug 2020
Programme - Guest Ticket Sales for September meetings open two weeks prior to each meeting

25 Aug 2020
Programme - Guest Ticket Sales open for our first meeting, Club Night - Members Lockdown Projects

18 Aug 2020
Review - by Jane Tearle of the talk by Ken Scott "Its All in the Mind", 17 Aug 2020

12 Aug 2020
Insights - here is the story of club member, Glynn Grylls, 12 Aug 2020
Competitions - Marilyn Roberts will be judging the Open PDI Section B on 19 October- see updates to Programme & Competitions, 12 Aug 2020

04 Aug 2020
Review - by Janine Scola of the talk by Sally Sallett “Never underestimate an old woman with a camera”, 03 Aug 2020
Competitions - Club Competitions for 2020-21 are open for entries

26 July 2020
Programme - we've published our programme for the new Season (Sep-Dec), 26 Jan 2020

25 July 2020
Competitions - New Digital Image Size for Club Competitions, 25 Jul 2020

21 July 2020
Review - by Jane Tearle of the Bristol Salon Presentation, 20 Jul 2020

19 July 2020
Review - by Janine Scola on the talk by Bill Ward "In Search of ...", 16 Jul 2020
Insights - the story in photography of Frances Underwood, 16 Jul 2020

08 Jul 2020
Competitions - we've published our Provisional Programme for 2020-21

07 July 2020
Competitions - Themed Digital Chairman's Challenge 'Inspired by Music' - Results, a review of the evening and the Competition Gallery, 06 Jul 2020

03 July 2020
News - Dorchester makes an impact - PAGB Distinctions - The Story So Far, 3 Jul 2020

01 July 2020
Review - by Jane Tearle on the talk by Roger Hance "Why I Switched", 29 Jun 2020
Insights - into the photographic journey of Norman Marsh

23 Jun 2020
Review - by Janine Scola on the talk by Stewart Wall MA ARPS on Documentary Photography, 22 Jun 2020
Insights - Val Brierley - her photographic journey, 23 Jun 2020

16 Jun 2020
Review - by Helen Jones of Working with Textures, a talk by Janey Lazenby, 15 Jun 2020

10 Jun 2020
Report - on the club's Annual General Meeting, 08 Jun 2020
Competitions - A report on the online external competition, Mini Only Mono, 06 June 2020

03 Jun 2020
Club Competition Rules Guidance and Definitions - new section - Guidance on Entering Images (page 3), 01 Jun 2020
Review - by Helen Jones of the Virtual Club Night - Members' Lockdown Projects, 01 Jun 2020
Insights - Tony Gill - his photographic journey, 03 Jun 2020

27 May 2020
Insights - Helen Gibson - the first of a series of occasional articles about our club members, 27 May 2020
Two belated articles ....
Competitions - Results of the Triple Challenge with Southampton and Highcliffe & Infinity and our gallery of images, 27 May 2020
Competitions - Dorchester win the WCPF Kingswood Salver, 27 May 2020

26 May 2020
Review - by Janine Scola of the Virtual Club Night, 25 May 2020
Competitions - New Gallery for the Fun Creative Competition - including the results of the 'audience vote', 25 May 2020

20 May 2020
Review - by Jane Tearle of "Nobody" with Mike Martin, 18 May 2020

14 May 2020
Review - by Jane Tearle of The Art of Macro Photography with Tony North, 12 May 2020

06 May 2020
Competitions - Open Digital Competition - Results, Gallery and a review of the virtual evening, 04/05 May 2020

28 April 2020
Review - by Jane Lee of "Underwater Photography" with David Keep, 27 Apr 2020

23 April 2020
Competitions - New Gallery for the Fun Competition, Table Top - including the results of the 'audience' vote., 20 May 2020

12 April 2020
Competitions - The Creative Digital competition (15 Jun) has been cancelled. We will be running an informal creative competition online instead. Details will be posted on our home page

07 April 2020
Competitions - Focus on Nature Digital Competition - Results, Gallery and a real review of the virtual evening, 06 Apr 2020

25 March 2020
Our programme of meetings at the Brownsword Hall has been suspended for the rest of the 2019-20 season.

Some of our meetings will still take place as online events - please watch out for announcements via email or Facebook and get involved in the Virtual Camera Club. We hope to meet at the Brownsword Hall again at the beginning of September.

18 March 2020
Progamme - Our planned meeting programme has been suspended until at least the end of May. Please check back here for updates.
Virtual Dorcamclub - we are developing virtual (online) and socially distant alternatives to club meetings - these will be advertised on Facebook, with full details sent by club email

13 March 2020
Progamme - Our planned meeting programme has been suspended until at least 20 April. Please check back here for updates.
Virtual Dorcamclub - we are looking at virtual alternatives to club meetings - these will be advertised on Facebook, with full details sent by club email

06 Mar 2020
Programme - Please note Important changes
Club Mentoring Evening has been Cancelled. There will be no meeting on 9th March
The talk by Julian Baird has been postponed. The meeting on 16th March will be a Club Night.
See club email for details.

03 Mar 2020
Review - An evening with Club Member, Tim Downton, 02 Mar 2020

25 Feb 2020
Review - "Inside my Head", Jay Haines, 24 Feb 2020

18 Feb 2020
Competitions - Monochrome Print Competition - Results, Gallery and a news report, 17 Feb 2020
Competitions - External Competitions Round-up (DPIC & PAGB), 18 Feb 2020

10 Feb 2020
Galleries - new galleries of our club entries to 3 major inter-club competitions - WCPF DPIC - PAGB GB Open Cup & PAGB GB Nature Cup

28 Jan 2020
Review - "The Energy of a Forest and its people”, Mark Tatchell, 27 Jan 2020

21 Jan 2020
Competition - Themed Club Competition - Street Digital - Results, Gallery and Review, 20 Jan 2020

08 Jan 2020
Review - Print Panels Evening, 13 Jan 2020

07 Jan 2020
Review - "Life as a Professional Photographer", Lara-Jane Thorpe, 06 Jan 2020
Galleries - New distinction gallery for Peter Yendell LRPS, Bristol, 05 Dec 2019. Congratulations on your success Peter!

02 Jan 2020
Galleries - New Images added - Our Members Favourite Photographs - one photo per member, and representing the wide range of subjects that our members like to photograph.

10 Dec 2019
Review - John and Di Tilsley "Two Pairs of Eyes", 09 Dec 2019

03 Dec 2019
Review - our Club's AV Night, 02 Dec 2019

26 Nov 2019
Review - Sport and Music Photography by Michael Berkeley, 25 Nov 2019
Galleries - New distinction gallery for Stephen Jones DPAGB, Watford, 24 Nov 2019
Galleries - New distinction gallery for Frank Schweitzer CPAGB, Dumfries, 09 Sep 2018

19 Nov 2019
Competition - Themed Club Competition - Travel Prints - Results, Gallery and Review, 18 Nov 2019

16 Nov 2019
Competitions - WCPF Kingswood Salver Print Panel Competition - 2019 images added to our Kingswood Salver Gallery. Come to the club on Monday 18th to view our prints and to find out how we got on.

12 Nov 2019
Review - Contemporary Street Photography by Chris Hilton, 11 Nov 2019

10 Nov 2019
Galleries - New galleries for Distinctions gained by Club Members [catching up with distinctions gained during the last couple of years]
- Jim Kelly LRPS
- Annette Beardsley LRPS
- Martin Davenport CPAGB
- Iain Friend DPAGB
- Belated Congratulations to the four of you. Congratulations also to Rosie Mathisen ARPS a member of the Distinctions Support Group