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Birmingham Trip 19 April 2018

June 19, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Six of us went to Brum; Malcolm, Dick, Michael, Paolo, Andrew, and myself. The forecast was for hot weather promising 24C, only weeks after the Beast of the East - Fortunately no-one came in their shorts! We caught the 8.26am train from Stratford and arrived at Moor Street Station ready for action. Having been several times before, we decided to d...
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MCPF Championships 21st. April 2018 by Stewart Band

April 24, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Four of us, Dick, Mary, Michael and myself, had an early start arriving just before 9am for the MCPF Championships at Braunstone (Leicester) on Saturday, to participate in the Print & PDI competitions. The competition is hosted by Leicester Forest CC, and over 100 people were there from various clubs. Alex (the Aussie) from Permajet, who lives in L...
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Interclub Competition vs Banbury 17th April 2018

April 18, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
The annual interclub competition with Banbury took place last night at the clubhouse. As usual the competition was close, with SPG leading by 18 points at the break. This lead was pegged back slightly by the end, with SPG winning overall by 16 points. John Haines from Great Barr acted as Judge and provided a helpful commentary on the 24 prints fro...
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Malcolm's Annual Treasure Hunt Competition

April 04, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Malcolm's Annual Treasure Hunt Competition was judged on 3rd April 2018. The challenge for this year's competition was to produce a series of ten images, all taken within the space of one day; one 24 hour period from midnight to midnight. Full rules can be found here. Turnout this year was high, with no less than thirteen entries being received. T...
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Interclub Competition With Leamington 6th March 2018

April 04, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
We now have the fully verified results from the Leamington Interclub competition. As you may already know: Overall, Leamington beat us by 373 points to 344 points. In Prints that was 190 to our 167 and in PDI's 183 to our 177, so we were better with PDI's than Prints. The Judge was Warren Alani ARPS DPAGB AFIAP BPE4* so he had plenty of "knowledg...
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Visit to LumeJet

November 09, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Stratford Photo Group members were invited to visit LumeJet, on Tuesday 7th November 2017. LumeJet are a young company based in Whitley, Coventry. They opened the factory only 2 years ago, after a period of 15 years development of a new way of printing digital images. Since digital took off, the main way of getting images printed was via ink...
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