The National Memorial Arboretum is the UK’s year-round Centre of Remembrance; a spiritually uplifting place which honours the fallen recognises service and sacrifice, and fosters pride in our country. The Arboretum is part of The Royal British Legion family of charities. Sited in the heart of the Nation, with 50,000 maturing trees and over 200 significant memorials, it is a beautiful and lasting tribute to those who serve their country or who have died in conflict. Over the last ten years the Arboretum has been…
The July Edition of the MCPF Newsletter is now available from here. The archive of previous editions is available here.
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The above International Exhibition is the worlds premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant flower and botanical photography run in association with The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and is currently on display at the Jackfield Tile Museum in the Iron Bridge Gorge (14th July to the 1 September 2012). It has some really good images and is well worth visiting. Admission is Free. www.ironbridge.org.uk
Cannock’s return to the big time ended up with us finishing a fantastic joint 5th place in the national PDI championships with 246 points. We finished in 2nd place out of our regions clubs, fighting off local rivals Stafford, who didn’t make it to the final stages, drawing with Leek, while being behind only to Smethwick on 259 points. The favourites, Wigan 10, won with 267 points, with Smethwick 2nd and Amersham 3rd. Best image was ‘Surfing Up A Storm‘ by Jeanette Duncan of Norfolk Photo Group Full listings here
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Please click on this link to see Issue 70 of e-news from the PAGB which is an obituary special for John Wells – a very busy and popular lecturer whose company a great many of you will have enjoyed. It is unusual to run such a special but I received so many comments from John’s friends that I thought it appropriate in this case. Click here to view We have also been saddened to hear of the passing of Tom Fearn on Sunday June 17th…
‘Photography Monthly’ have run a half page article on David Byrne’s bike crash photograph. David managed to plug CPS into the bargain.
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Nikon have released a firmware update for the D700 available here