Welcome to Bedford Camera Club

Established 1906

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

Coming soon...

Tuesday 6th March - 7.30pm
Practical Monochrome in the Digital Darkroom. This will be a practical demonstration of the techniques to achieve the highest quality monochrome output from the digital darkroom, covering the whole subject from capture to printing.  Free for members, guests £5. Details

Watch Out For...

Tuesday 20th March - 7.30pm
Stimulating images to inspire people to go out and be creative, includes practical tips and field technique. Free for members, guests £5. Details

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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

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, see calendar for details.

We have a large hall, easy parking and state-of-the art projection/audio facilities. We look forward to seeing you there.

 

Recent News

Sage Corner

It’s not a photograph until it’s a print

— David Burnett

Upcoming Events

Feb
20
Tue
7:30 pm Portraiture Photo Shoot – Member... @ Scott Lower School
Portraiture Photo Shoot – Member... @ Scott Lower School
Feb 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Three models and a selection of props and lighting to enable members to practice portraiture photography.  David Smith of Frog Labs Photography will be on hand throughout the evening to give advice and help. 
Feb
27
Tue
7:00 pm World in Closeup – Internal Comp... @ Scott Lower School
World in Closeup – Internal Comp... @ Scott Lower School
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Internal Club Members Competition Subject – “World in Closeup”   The judge is Steve Dormer.   Maximum entry per member – 2x Prints and 1x PDI or 1x Print and 2x PDI’s   Final entry date 20 February 18.  Counts towards the seasonal points competition. 
Mar
6
Tue
7:30 pm Monochrome – Mike Fuller @ Scott Lower School
Monochrome – Mike Fuller @ Scott Lower School
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
“Practical Monochrome in the Digital Darkroom” This will be a practical demonstration of the techniques to achieve the highest quality monochrome output from the digital darkroom, covering the whole subject from capture to printing. 

Major Sponsors

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