March 2018
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Rhondda Change Venues

The Rhondda Camera Club have moved to a new Clubhouse with immediate effect. Our address is The Dai Davies Community Centre, Palmers Row, Porth CF39 9ER. It is situated about halfway up the hill from Porth to Trebanog and is immediately behind the disused Thai Elephant (formerly Rickards Arms pub). It is a warm and comfortable […] […]

Them or Us?

As a result of the 2018 WPF AGM held last weekend and in the light of the difficulty in finding people to populate the executive committee, Roy Thomas has given us some thoughts and ideas for the future. He’d be interested to know what the clubs think. You can read Roy’s words here. […]

The place of the nude in WPF photography

Following some recent discussions about the place of the nude in WPF photography the Federation President, Cliff Emery, has published some thoughts. You can read them here. […]

Morriston Camera Club Annual Exhibition

Morriston Camera Club Annual Exhibition 4th – 7th April 2018 During our 4 day Annual Exhibition, Morriston Camera Club will be showing 80+ photographs. Members of the club, both experienced photographers and those new to the hobby, show examples of their work, encompassing a diverse range of photography styles. Admission is free. Details of the event are […] […]

David Wilson at Swansea

David Wilson will be giving a talk at Swansea Camera Club on April 9th commencing at 6.45pm. Full details in this flyer. […]

Request from the WPF Judges Secretary

For anyone thinking about becoming a WPF judge and would like to know more about judging, could you please contact me (, so that I can arrange an informal meeting. This usually takes the form of a ‘mock’ judging session where you are given a set of prints to critique, and Jan and I go […] […]

The Photography Show is back!

[ March 17, 2018 to March 20, 2018. ] The Photography Show will be back for its fifth year at the NEC, Birmingham on 17-20 March 2018. Develop your passion – get kit from over 250 brands, be inspired by tutorials led by those in the know and take advantage of an abundance of opportunities to enhance your skills in your chosen field. The firm […] […]

Amman Valley Rises

We’ve received notification from Jackie Domingo that she is hoping to restart the Amman Valley Camera Club at the Community Centre in Cwmgors on Wednesday 7th February 2018. She has placed notices on various sites and is hoping for new people to come along. Spread the word, folks! […]

Rhondda Camera Clubs 75th Birthday.

This month sees the 75th anniversary of the conception of the Rhondda Camera Club. It came about due to the interest in photography of two friends John H. Davies of Llwynypia and Mr. Tom Jones of Tonypandy. They were joined by Mr. Walter Morgan M.A. of Treherbert an artist who was interested in learning how […] […]

2017 AWPF Assessment Results

The assessment of this year’s AWPF candidates took place at Talbot Green Community Centre on Sunday 5th November 2017. There were 19 entries, 16 print and 3 digital, resulting in 11 successful candidates gaining their AWPF. Congratulations to the following successful candidates: Gillian Mackay AWPF – Tenby C.C. – MAN UP MUDDY WEEKEND Roy Peters AWPF – Tenby […] […]

Clive Minnitt Hangs Up His Boots

Well known lecturer Clive Minnitt has decided to retire from giving club lectures. Clive says “I have been a speaker on the WPF circuit for many years (although infrequently speaking) and I have decided to hang up my boots, as it were, to concentrate my efforts on leading photographic tours for Light & land.” We all wish […] […]

Congratulations to Jenny Hibbert

Congratulations to Jenny Hibbert who had a photograph selected in the inaugural PAGB Masters of Print Competition. This was a highly competitive event. No photographer was allowed to win more than once. Jenny’s winning entry was “Hawk Owl Hunting Over Snow” and was awarded a Silver Medal by judge Gwen Charnock. There are superb photographs and […] […]

WISP 2017 – Colour Print Awards

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WISP 2017 – Mono Print Awards

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WISP 2017 – Mono PDI Awards

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WISP 2017 – Colour PDI Awards

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