Programme 2019-20

Programme 2019-20

We meet at WI building, 745 Warwick Road, Solihull B91 3DG. Visitors are always made welcome. We ask for £5 (£3 for members) at the door to cover refreshments. Meetings start at 7.30pm and end at 10pm. The nearest public car parks are the Touchwood and the Lode Lane car parks.
The WI Hall is beside the United Reformed Church, opposite the Esso garage.

January 2020
7th  – Speaker – Anne Sutcliffe – Travelling Light
7th  – Hand in entries for 3rd Aggregate Competition
14th – 3rd Aggregate Competition – Judge Heather Woodhams
21st – MCPF Portfolio
28th – Speaker – Warren Alani – Seeing is believing 
28th  – Hand in entries for 4th Aggregate Competition

February 2020
4th  –  Speaker – Nettie Edwards – Mart phone photography and beyond
11th – 4th Aggregate Competition – Judge Chris Fletcher
11th  – Hand in entries for Annual Nature Competition
18th – Activity Evening – Photograph small animals provided by Warren Davis of Wildside Encounters
25th – Annual Nature Competition – Judge Robert Ings
Sat 29th – Solihull Open Exhibition of British Photography at Solihull School

March 2020
TBC – Solihull Open Exhibition at Solihull School. From 2pm. Free entry.
3rd  – Speaker – Nat Coalson – Photography as Fine Art
10th – Inter-club Contest with Webheath Photo Club – Judge John Haines
17th – To be confirmed
17th  – Hand in entries for Mobile Device Competition
24th – Speaker – Mike Wilkes – Action in Nature
24th  – Hand in entries for Annual Projected Image Competition
31st  –  Mobile Device Competition – Judged by Members

April 2020
7th – Annual Projected Image Competition – Judge  Anne Sutcliffe
14th – No Meeting (Easter break)
21st – Members’ Activity Evening
21st  – Hand in entries for Annual Print Competition
28th – Annual Print Competition – Judge Barbara Lawton

May 2020
5th   – Speaker – Wayne Brittle – Another time, another place: Landscapes
12th – Speaker – Robert Harvey – Small is beautiful
19th – Speaker – Les Jones – Elsie Magazine: The journey so far
26th – AGM, Awards, and Social

Completed Meetings

September 2019
3rd   – Speaker – Peter Gennard – PG Tips, Fresh Brew
10th – Members’ Evening – Practical studio photography. Bring your camera.
17th – Speaker – Irene Froy – Land, shore, and sky
24th – Speaker – Tim Cornbill – Architecture and Urban Photography

October 2019
1st  – 1st Aggregate Competition – Judge Chris Baldwin
8th –  Speaker – Phil Cooling – Weird and Wonderful … ish
15th – Panel Competition – Judge Dave Tucker
22nd – Speaker – Jamie Peters – Army Photography
29th –  2nd Aggregate Competition – Judge Ken Hudson

November 2019
5th   – Speaker – Graham Heywood – Fresh imaginations
12th – AV Competition, Judge Richard Brown
19th – Speaker –Chris Fairweather – Photojournalism: Stories from the road 
26th –3Ss Competition – Judge Louise Hill

December 2019
3rd  – Christmas Dinner
10th –The President’s Evening 
17th – It’s a Knockout and Christmas Social