About Us

Club meetings are held on Monday evenings at the The Brownsword Hall, Pummery Square, Poundbury Dorchester, Dorset DT1 3GW http://www.brownswordhall.org.uk/. There is a lift for easy access to the first floor meeting room and there are accessible toilet facilities on the ground floor.

Arrive from 7.15pm - Meetings start promptly at 7.30 pm and finish around 10pm, with a short interval for tea, coffee and chat. Club nights feature a range of external speakers, competitions, members' evenings and social events. The club also hosts special events and workshops, with some outdoor meetings in the summer. See our programme for more details.

The club is affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) and is part of the Western Counties Photographic Federation (WCPF).

Annual subscription for the 2017-18 season is £40.00.
List of Officers and Committee Members 
PresidentNeil Crick ARPS
Vice-PresidentJohn Tilsley APAGB DPAGB ARPS
ChairmanPenny Piddock DPAGB EFIAP
Vice ChairmanHelen Jones ARPS CPAGB
SecretaryStephen Lee CPAGB AFIAP
TreasurerGraham Lawrence
Membership SecretaryJane Lee CPAGB EFIAP
Programme SecretaryPenny Piddock DPAGB EFIAP
Club Competitions SecretaryMalcolm Macnaughtan
External Competitions SecretaryStephen Jones LRPS CPAGB & Helen Jones ARPS CPAGB
Exhibitions SecretaryVacancy
PublicityJane Tearle LRPS
Members RepresentativeVal Brierley LRPS
WCPF RepresentativeJohn Tilsley APAGB DPAGB ARPS
WebmasterStephen Potts
Other officers 
Digital Competition OrganiserStephen Jones LRPS CPAGB
Contact: di4dorcamclub@gmail.com
RaffleJane Tearle LRPS and Val Brierley LRPS
Contact email (unless stated otherwise)dorcamclub@gmail.com

2016 was the 80th Anniversary of our founding. Here are two documents that record the history of our club - both are available as pdf downloads that are suitable for downloading and printing

  • Roll of Honour [Work in Progress] lists the names of our trophy winners, going back to the early days of our club.

Archive - This an archive of selected pages from previous years