Guest Speakers

Guest Speaker – 12th May

Posted by on May 4, 2016 at 4:54 pm

Peter Siviter EFIAP DPAGB Tales of the Unexpected Blood Brothers Street Dancers Emily and Ann Peter joined Hagley Camera Club in 1978.  He started entering FIAP and PSA exhibitions in 1981 and won his first medal in a Smethwick International, a Judge’s Medal with an image called ‘Fade to Grey’ which went on to win FIAP […]

Guest Speaker – 10th Mar

Posted by on March 6, 2016 at 10:16 am

  Patrick Hickey Then and Now From the 1x website: I am fond of studio portrait work & landscapes, although I do not specialize in any particular form of photography. More recently I have been photographing wild birds in the garden and elsewhere, nothing yet up to the standard require on this site. I have […]

Guest Speaker – 18th Feb

Posted by on February 11, 2016 at 5:37 pm

Tim Pile MPAGB EFIAP/g Have I Got Nudes For You From Tim’s Website: I’m an amateur photographer in the true sense of the word, producing images for the love of it, and always looking for interesting places to capture the beauty of the female form using natural light. I live in Birmingham, which is near the […]

Guest Speaker – 11th Feb

Posted by on February 4, 2016 at 7:15 pm

Bob Denis CPAGB APAGB AFIAP BPE4* Going Up In The World “Going Up In The World” is the story of how Bob got back into mountain climbing/walking in his mid 50’s after many years away from it. The presentation includes images of how it happened, followed by many locations and scenes of Mid and North Wales. […]

Download Links from Last Guest Speaker

Posted by on February 2, 2016 at 8:03 pm

Here is the links file as promised from last Thursday’s guest speaker Stuart Crump Long Exposures – NotesV2

Guest Speaker – 28 Jan

Posted by on January 25, 2016 at 3:31 pm

Stuart Crump ARPS DPAGB AFIAP Long Exposure Landscapes From Stuart’s website: I live in Bramcote, Nottingham and to help to improve my photography I joined Beeston Camera Club in 2009. Since joining a Camera Club my photography has progressed rapidly with success in club competitions. Photography qualifications have also happened fairly quickly and I obtained my LRPS […]

Guest Speaker – 14th Jan

Posted by on December 17, 2015 at 3:54 pm

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:

Guest Speaker – 10th Dec

Posted by on November 26, 2015 at 3:40 pm

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 […]

Guest Speaker – 19th Nov

Posted by on November 16, 2015 at 8:23 pm

John Hartshorne LRPS DPAGB BPE3* Old Dog, New Tricks   Acer Glade The Bridge Dodge Truck John has been a member of Aston & Erdington and Smethwick Photographic Societies for many years. He has served on the council of the MPF. He has entered both National & International exhibitions and won many awards. John joined Fotospeed […]

Guest Speaker – 12th Nov

Posted by on November 8, 2015 at 3:02 pm

Dave Tucker AFIAP, DPAGB, CPAGB, BPE3* Pics Wot I Like Jacobite Village On The Bend Lonely Meal Dave is originally from Abertillery in South Wales, but grew up in the West Midlands, and currently lives near Walsall. Dave has gained AFIAP, DPAGB, CPAGB, BPE3* awards and is an MCPF judge You can see some of Dave’s […]