AV + The Baps

AV + The Baps

Chairman Keith opened the evening and was obviously a little surprised. He was expecting to see images of a capital city on the east coast of Sweden, rather than of a tiny island off the south west coast of Wales. Once this slight confusion was over  things settled...
Not Normal

Not Normal

The second open competition of this season was held on Thursday night and Brian Swinyard was judge for the evening. Brian makes no secret of the fact that he really enjoys images that are soft in focus or a little blurry. For me this is a god send as this is a style I...
Pictures From Pantanal

Pictures From Pantanal

  Wind, Rain and a bit of Sun   are the words that summarise the last week for me. I had the pleasure of working in north Wales for a number of days. For any toupée wearers it would have been an interesting experience, as the said article would have either been blown...
Your Take

Your Take

An interesting evening this Thursday showing the creativity and editing skills of our members. We were given the original RAW versions of the following 5 images are asked to edit them how ever we wished. It produced some fascinating results.       Below are some of...
Latest from SNJ

Latest from SNJ

Stroud New and Journal has posted an article about the Young Photographers Competition and the awards ceremony.   Amateur snappers celebrated at Stroud Young Photographer of the Year award ceremony The Young Photographer of the Year competition sought pictures from...
Very Busy Week

Very Busy Week

This has been a very busy week  for Stroud Camera Club.   Back to Basics – Tuesday Evening R3 was the star of the Back to Basics sessions demonstrating his prowess with Lightroom. I came away with a better understanding on how to use Lightroom for both editing...