Programme  2018 - 2019 

All club meetings are held at the Devizes Sports Club on Tuesdays at 7-30 for a prompt 7-45pm start   Venue and map
Meetings at other venues and on other days of the week are marked

The Landscape Group meets on the 1st. Thursday of the month

'What's On' Calendar -   click to see local events and locations

Please see Competitions for more detailed information and rules before entering club competitions

Visitors are very welcome to come and see the presentations of our excellent speakers
Members pay £2 per evening attended.  Non-members may attend as guests up to three meetings on payment of £2 per meeting, except for events marked * in the programme which are £5 for non-members, of which £3 is refundable on joining the club

Dates for your Diary
The Photography Show  16 - 19 March in Birmingham -The PAGB have an advisary day if you would like to gain a CPAGB or DPAGB distinction. Please email rThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Exhibition of 1950's & 60's Aviation photos by Russell Adams FRPS -
Gloucester Jet Age Museum GL2 9QL - weekends between 2 - 17 March    poster

February 2019

AW'Night Sky Wonders' Landscape Astrophotography *  (change to programme)
Alyn  Wallace takes us on a journey across the Universe and introduces us to all of the wonders of the night sky that can be captured with a simple camera and tripod setup.


  Please note -
WCPF Members Exhibition - Prints & Projected Images

Devizes Camera Club encourages our members to enter the Members’ Exhibition of the Western Counties Photographic Federation, to which we all belong.  This annual exhibition has four digital sections (Open, Travel, Nature and Creative) and three print sections (Open, Monochrome and Nature). 
Entries close on 4 March and can be made online here      
Print entries will be collected at tonights meeting.

 26 Results of Audiovisual and Creative Competitions

 The judge will be Tony Byram EFIAP ARPS AWPF DPAGB

 Collection of entries for Print Competition 2: Open

March 2019

   5 Change to the programme
Members’ Speed Critique

We invite a number of our members to bring in a selection of their images, while the rest of the members split into groups and spend 10 minutes giving feedback on a set of images before moving on to the next set. 
A great way to learn more about your fellow members.

 12 Stephen Spraggon‘Four Seasons in One Day’ *

The changing seasons affect light, choice of location, subject matter and ... how much sleep can be had!
During this talk Stephen Spraggon will show images taken throughout the year and discuss how to get the most from each season.

 19 Results of Print Competition 2: Open

Judge: Derek Gale

 Collection of entries for Projected Image Competition 3 : Open

 26 Peter Crane‘Street Photography My Way’

A digital presentation by Peter Crane ARPS, a street photographer who prefers to work in colour, always looking for that decisive moment.


Inter-Club Battle. 

Stratton Camera Club hosts Devizes, Royal Wootton Bassett and Swindon clubs for a four-way Battle.

April 2019

   2 Tony Worobiec.jjpg'Photographing Landscape Whatever the Weather’  

Tony Worobiec leads a workshop to encourage the audience to view all weather conditions as a great opportunity for taking landscapes.


   9 Results of Projected Image Competition 3: Open

 The judge will be Simon Caplan LRPS.

 Collection of entries for the Print and Projected Image of the Year competitions

 16 Inter-Club Battle 

Devizes Camera Club hosts Frome Wessex for a two-way Battle judged by Pete McCloskey FRPS APAGB.

 23 Nigel Hicks'Wild South West’ *

Award-winning photographer Nigel Hicks presents the Wild Southwest project, capturing the natural beauty and wildlife of southwest England.


 30 Print and Projected Image of the Year competitions 

The best of the 2018-19 season. The competition will be judged by Peter Orr ARPS.

May 2019

 7 Ladies v Gents Battle 

A gentle competition between genders at the club.  The judges will be John and Di Tilsley.

14 Annual General Meeting and Awards

June 2019

  TBA  Annual Social Event

 Date and venue to be announced nearer the time