September 2015

17th Welcome & Camera Handling – Part I

Bring along your camera and any questions

24th Field Shoot & Summer Images

Digital presentation of members’ images taken on Club field shoots and over the summer



1st Guest Speaker - Andy Howard

“Give Me a High 5”

8th Training – Post Processing

Lightroom, Photoshop & Monochrome

Also hand-in for “Local” Digital Competition

15th Competition – “Local”

Digital Images

22nd Guest Speaker – Matt Sillars

Printing Training

29th Workshop – Night Photography

An outdoor workshop on night-time photography (weather permitting)

(Also hand-in for monochrome competition)


5th Workshop – Andy Howard

Indoor workshop on wildlife photography

12th Competition – Monochrome – Print

Judged by Alistair Cochrane

19th Guest Speaker - Gerry McCann

One of Scotland’s leading photojournalists

(Also hand-in for Natural History Print Competition)

26th Guest Speaker – Roddy MacKenzie

Contemporary Landscapes


3rd Competition – Natural History

Judged by Andy Howard

10th Guest Speaker – Professor Bill McBryde

Portrait Photography

17th Christmas Social

Bring a contribution of food and drink for a pre-Christmas celebration

January 2016

7th Workshop – Still Life & Portraits

An opportunity to practice still life and portrait photography

(Hand-in for Portfolio Competition)

14th Highland Challenge – First Selection

21st Competition – Portfolio – Print

4 individually mounted prints on a related subject

Judged by John Ashton

28th Guest Speaker – Ian Sarjeant


4th Highland Challenge – Final Selection

11th Camera Handling Part II

Including how to move on from point and shoot

Also hand-in for Open Digital Competition

18th Competition – Open – Digital

25th SPF Portfolio – Digital Presentation


3rd Members Presentations

Plus Scavenger Hunt Subjects

10th Training (tbc)

12th Highland Challenge – Hosted by East Sutherland Camera Club

17th An Introduction to Film Photography

John Williamson

24th Competition – “After Dark” – Print

31st Scavenger Hunt Presentations


7th Annual General Meeting

14th Prize Giving & Social Evening

Presentation of prizes & end of season social – bring contribution of food and drink.


Meetings are held in Victoria Hall, Cromarty on Thursdays at 7.30 pm

Contact: Mairi Macaulay  07881 770787  mairimacaulay@icloud.com