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Welsh International Salon – entry deadline approaches….

The Welsh International Salon is now open for entries.

Go here to read the rules.

Go here to enter the exhibition.

The closing date for entries is 2nd August 2016.

Lampeter Weekend Convention – The time has come!

If you’ve been waiting for the Lampeter weekend convention programme to be available. Wait no longer. It’s now  on the website at

http://thewpf.co.uk/wp-content/Lampeter/Lampeter-programme-2016-version-02.pdf

Places are still available so book now. There’s no better way to spend a weekend than joining us for excellent speakers, good food and companionship. Download the booking form for more details.

http://thewpf.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Lampeter-Booking-Form-2016-Final.pdf

Don’t forget if you can’t make the weekend, it’s possible to come for a day.

Contact Fred Davies on fred.j.davies01@gmail.com for more information.

A message from the President

We have received this from Vince Penticost.

Congratulations to all the Welsh Clubs who attended Warwick and came away with very respectable results.

From a proud President of the Welsh Photographic Federation.

Monochrome Talk in 2018?

This from Gareth Martin at Cymru Mono.

If anyone fancies doing a Monochrome print or Digital talk or even a demonstration that hasn’t been to Cymru Mono in the last 12 months and I haven’t already booked you for the 2016/17/18 programme, please email me at cortez34@virginmedia.com.

This is for 2018 so you have plenty of time to put a talk together. Here you can see the type of talks we put on http://www.cymrumonochrome.com/meetings.html

Rhondda Open Day & Exhibition

The Rhondda Camera Club is holding an open day on the 2nd August at the club and an exhibition at Tonypandy Library from the 3rd August until the 17th.

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PAGB Inter-Club PDI Championships

Here are the results from the PAGB Inter-Club PDI Championships at Warwick on Saturday 16th July. (Revised on 25th July).

Overall Results and Awards      Final Scores

Congratulations to all three WPF Clubs that took part: –

Inn Focus came 3rd in the final, noth 4th as previously reported. They were moved up one placed when a scoring error with another club was reported.

Tenby and District came joint 5th in the Plate with 99 points and Gwynfa who came 15th with 95 points!

Well done everybody for representing yourselves and the WPF so well – pretty good considering there were 39 Clubs taking part!

Gwynfa & Bridgend host Welsh International Salon showings.

Gwynfa Camera Club is hosting a showing of the Welsh International Salon on Thursday 1st September, 2016. Members from other clubs are welcome to attend. £2 on the door.

Bridgend CC is also hosting a showing on Monday 5th September.

Please note, it is not too late to enter this salon. The closing date is 2nd August and you can enter by clicking this link.

Exhibition for Royston

Royston Packer of Tenby & District CC will shortly be holding a solo exhibition entitled ‘Through My Lens’.

The venue will be the Torch Theatre, St. Peter’s Road, Milford Haven, SA73 2BU and it will run from 2nd August to 30th September, 2016.

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Cymru Monochrome Twice Monthly

Cymru Monochrome are going to be meeting twice monthly from November. The extra night will be first Thursday of each month. (They also meet each third Monday).

Their venue is the Tyn Y Twr Tavern, Baglan, Port Talbot. Directions can be found on their website.

Pembrey & Burry Port PS Exhibition

Pembrey & Burry Port Photographic Society will be holding their annual exhibition, a display of printed and digital work. at the Ashburnham Golf Club, Cliff Terrace, Burry Port, SA16 0HN.

It runs from Thursday 21st to Monday 25th July from 11am to 6pm.

Gwynfa Pixels 2016

Gwynfa Pixels 2016 will take place on 5th November at the usual venue, Talbot Green Community Centre.

As usual Clubs will need to enter four photographs in digital form up to 1920×1080 pixels.

Club entry forms will be circulated soon.

Cardiff CC to change venue in July

After many years at The Trinity Centre on Newport Rd, from 21st July Cardiff Camera Club will be moving to a new venue.

The Community Hall, Rumney Partnership Hub, Llanstephan Road, Rumney, Cardiff CF3 3JA.

Meetings will continue to  be at 7.30 pm on Thursday evenings.

Directions to the new venue can be found on their web site at www.cardiffcameraclub.co.uk