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Welcome to Bedford Camera Club

Established 1906

Summer 2019


During each summer recess members of the club voluntarily organise group events, many of which are also open to non-members. These are not part of the club's official programme. The events are non-profit raising thus shared costs may be incurred. Please watch the news page and calendar for details as they become announced.

See our Summer Gallery page for images from some of this year's events.

 

First Night

Tuesday 2nd October, 7.30pm
Our Opening Night for the 2018-19 season
All existing members and new visitors welcome
Learn about the new 2018-19 brilliant programme, talks, competitions, workshops et al.

 

 

Summer Events...

Aug
18
Sun
11:00 am Bedford Flea Market – Photo Op
Bedford Flea Market – Photo Op
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Affordable Art & Local Producers’ Market St Paul’s Square, Bedford MK40 1SQ Collectables, vintage, furniture, clothing, books, food and more    
Aug
20
Tue
6:00 pm Merri Flowers Flower Farm
Merri Flowers Flower Farm
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An evening photographing flowers , landscapes and sunset with refreshments provided. For pre-booked members and guests only
Aug
30
Fri
4:00 pm StrEAT Feast – Photo Op
StrEAT Feast – Photo Op
Aug 30 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Great for Street Photography enthusiasts StrEAT Feast at Riverside Bedford is a fantastic new street food market for Bedford.  Enjoy an array of international flavours from established street food traders and local caterers coming together to celebrate good food and great company. Food;  music; alcohol; vegan & veggie; child-friendly. Riverside Square, overlooking the Ouse (near[...]
Sep
7
Sat
all-day Street Arts Festival – Photo Op
Street Arts Festival – Photo Op
Sep 7 all-day
Street Arts Festival, Bedford 2019 A Celebration of  Dance | Arts | Theatre | Music More info at www.spectacularts.co.uk/ Promises some good photo opportunities
Sep
8
Sun
11:00 am Bedford Flea Market – Photo Op
Bedford Flea Market – Photo Op
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Affordable Art & Local Producers’ Market St Paul’s Square, Bedford MK40 1SQ Collectables, vintage, furniture, clothing, books, food and more    

Recent News

Competitions

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 Win awards. Critiques from external, qualified judges. Internal competitions include 5 opens, Points of View (6 images), Audio visual, Architects Trophy, Philip Lepper and Stan Searle (people). Other competitions include inter-club battles and wider area external competitions

Club meetings - October to May

We meet at Scott Primary School, (AKA Scott Lower School) Hawk Drive, Bedford MK41 7JA (map) on most Tuesday evenings 7.30pm to 9.45pm, our calendar
We have a large hall, easy parking and state-of-the art projection/audio facilities
We look forward to seeing you here.

Talks

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Interesting talks given throughout the year by visiting photographers. These cover a variety of topics including techniques, projects, practicals, design and software. 

See our fabulous programme for this year

Explore Our Web Site

 

Sage Corner

Which of my photographs are my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow

— Imogen Cunningham

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events.

Major Sponsors

The club wishes to thank all of our sponsors who have helped them over the years.