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The Digital Photography Group

Leader:  John Howlett - digphoto@ashbyu3a.co.uk - phone 01530 461774

The Digital Photography Group meets to help people understand their cameras, how to best use them, how to save and back-up their photos
and all those technical things we don't quite understand but also to get out and take better pictures!


Future programme
DateTimeVenueInstructions

Thu 7th Mar10:00 am16 Winchester WayWorkshop. "Taking your camera off Auto"
Thu 4th Apr9:45 amThe Attenborough Wildlife Centre.Meet at Winchester Way for Car share
Thu 2nd May10:00 am Church interiors. Location TBD.Meet at Winchester Way
Thu 6th Jun9:45 amHolme Pierre Point Country Park.Meet at Winchester Way for Car share


7th February

Only four met today, but we made the best of it, discussing a schedule of meetings and activities for the coming months. These are as noted below:

We discussed visiting National Trust and English Heritage locations such as Ashby Castle, Staunton Harold,
Melbourne, Clay Mills Railway Station, Lichfield Cathedral, The Aero-site at EMA, Holme Pierrepoint
Country Park National Watersports Centre, some railway and industrial locations.

We looked at manual settings for both sophisticated and simpler cameras and of getting Steve to hold a Master Class series of "How to"s

March: Workshop: Using the manual settings on your camera. Anyone interested in learning a bit more about taking better photos with their camera is welcome to come along.
April: The Attenborough Centre for Wildlife
May: Church Interiors, location TBD.
June: The National Watersport Centre for white water rafting (non-participation!)