Archive for 2015

Bebington Salon 2016

December 19, 2015

Paul Hassell has won Gold in the Bebington Salon 2016 with his image ‘Dedication‘ and a highly commended with ‘Determination‘ plus 6 acceptances    

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Guest Speaker – 14th Jan

December 17, 2015

Ken Hudson CPAGB BPE2* Who am I to Judge? Mans Best Friend Paws & Stripes a photographic competition judge for local clubs and society’s Ken is a member of Handsworth Photographic Society and a competition judge for local clubs and societies. Ken’s website is at: His Flickr page is at: Ken is also on Facebook at:

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PAGB Newsletter #151

December 16, 2015

The latest PAGB newsletter is available here

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Monthly Print Competition

December 7, 2015

Well done to this months Monthly print Competition Full results are available here The running yearly total is available here Advanced Mono Prints –  ‘STREET FIGHTER #2’ LLOYD SCOTT Advanced Colour Prints – ‘THE WAITING GAME’ DAVID BYRNE Intermediate Mono Prints – ‘CARLA’ JANN WASSELL Intermediate Colour Prints – ‘STREET FIGHTER #1’ LLOYD SCOTT  

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Macro Dedicated Website

December 4, 2015

Here’s a new website dedicated extreme macro resource, with comprehensive articles on such things as focus stacking, doing macro on a budget, reverse lens macro, using objectives, different types of macro, what vintage (cheap) lenses work best, lighting techniques This external link has no connection or affiliation with CPS or the PAGB.

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Local Battle win for CPS

December 4, 2015

The results for last nights three way battle with Aston & Erdington and Walsall Wood resulted in a good win for Cannock, the competition was judged by Bob Moore. 1st Cannock Total Print Scores 181 Total PDI Scores 175 Combined Scores 356 2nd Aston & Erdington Total Print Score 163 Total PDI Score 155 Combined Score 318 3rd […]

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Local Battle Tonight

December 3, 2015

Don’t forget we have a battle tonight at club, so turn up and support your club, good luck everyone!

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PAGB Newsletter #150

December 3, 2015

The latest edition of the PAGB Newsletter is available to read here

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Steve Clifford gains his CPAGB

November 30, 2015

We have great pleasure in announcing Steve has gained his CPAGB Distinction from the PAGB. Well done Steve!  

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Guest Speaker – 10th Dec

November 26, 2015

Andrew Lound The Lost World of the Soho Foundry “Soho Foundry” by Oosoom at en.wikipedia Soho Foundry is a factory created in 1795 by Matthew Boulton and James Watt and their sons Matthew Robinson Boulton and James Watt Jr. at Smethwick for the manufacture of steam engines. Now owned by Avery Weigh-Tronix, it is used for the […]

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