News 2017-2018

New Gallery
Posted on Tue 10 Jul 2018

The President's Cup Winners Gallery is published.

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Opening event of FCC Exhibition
Posted on Thu 5 Jul 2018

Just enjoyed an hour in the company of our three Judges choosing their favourite images in The Folkestone Camera Club Annual Exhibition. Tracy Varndell of Hoard Gallery, Albane McGuinness of Albane Photography and John Lane of Orchard Lane Coffee House all trading in Sandgate had agreed to...

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Announcing the Winners
Posted on Sat 30 Jun 2018

Please see the poster for the Print Exhibition in the Sandgate Library next week.  You are invited to the announcement of the Winners on Saturday 7th July at 4pm, come and see the images and who got the 'gongs'!  Breaking with tradition you will see it is being judged by, three...

Posted on Mon 18 Jun 2018

Check out the Galleries  website.

Aspects of Folkestone
Posted on Sat 9 Jun 2018

Recived this from David Noble re Aspects of Folkestone Calendar,

"I would appreciate it if you could let your members know that we are once again going to produce the Aspects... calendar for next year and would appreciate any submissions from anyone who is interested. As you know we...

Posted on Wed 30 May 2018

Many congratulations to Frances & Steve on their wedding today in Gretna Green...

East Kent Trophy 2018
Posted on Tue 15 May 2018

How is it possible to be Last, First and Third all in one night? Quite easily it would seem taking into account the vagaries of Judges!

More Workshops
Posted on Wed 9 May 2018

More workshops for you to consider. With  Slawek Staszczuk

Alex Hare Workshops.
Posted on Wed 9 May 2018

Alex has requested me to inform you all of his workshops. Please follow the link:-

The Photographer of the Year Results
Posted on Wed 2 May 2018

The results have now been checked and verified and I am now directing you to where they are published.  I have created seperate Themed  Galleries of all the Titled and Named images entered as well as the Winner's Galleries....

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Provisional end of season league tables
Posted on Thu 26 Apr 2018

Attached is a provisional end of season league table for all divisions. It is provisional because of the problems with the web site earlier in the season which forced us to export all the results to a spreadsheet. I am pretty confident it is correct, but If you spot any possible errors...

Provisional League tables to date, (16/4/18)
Posted on Mon 16 Apr 2018

Due to a shortcoming in the web site it has been unable to put together league tables on the web site this year. I have therefore copied all the results to a spreadsheet and produced the attached PDF. Sorry it's a bit small, but I will post something more readable later on.

It is ...

The Battle of Battles
Posted on Tue 27 Mar 2018

A fun evening, segregation, noisy girls and poor addition. 

Posted on Tue 20 Mar 2018

Just to clarify the rules for this upcoming Competition Final entry upload Monday 16th April.

Cheriton Light Festival 2018
Posted on Wed 7 Mar 2018

View a short film showing the 2018 Festival here:

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Macro and New Lights
Posted on Thu 1 Mar 2018

Even with the arctic temperatures outside, 16 people enjoyed practising Macro Photography in the warm at the Chichester Hall last night. We were able to make use of the new LED lights we have just purchased.  We were very lucky to recieve some generous funding from our local Councillor, Jan...

Panel Competition
Posted on Tue 27 Feb 2018

A limited audience, who braved the weather, and hopefully all got home with no snow, enjoyed an informative and thought provoking evening watching and listening to the judging of the Panel Competition. Our original Judge, Alex Hare, was delayed at a photoshoot in London, so thankfully our friend...

An interview with Tom about the Light Festival
Posted on Tue 20 Feb 2018

 Melanie  “Tom as you know it’s the Cheriton Light Festival next weekend, I am interested in going to get some images, what lenses should I take”

Photography Workshops
Posted on Mon 5 Feb 2018

Photography workshops in March and April with

Advance News of KCPA Annual Exhibition
Posted on Wed 31 Jan 2018

Some changes to  the number of entries one can enter, and reduced prices too. Check it out if you’re interested in putting some entries for possible selection you could win a Gold Medal!


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Dogwood 52 Week Challenge
Posted on Thu 28 Dec 2017
Workshops with Slawek Staszczuk in January
Posted on Sun 3 Dec 2017
20th January - South Downs near Worthing, West Sussex. Rural landscapes of Sussex, telephoto and wide angle.
21st January - Brighton. Seascapes, architecture and possibly starling murmurations (if the birds oblige).
27th January -...
Composite & Music Photography Links
Posted on Tue 14 Nov 2017

For the composite photographers and music, without technical problems, mentioned last night please visit:


Workshops with Ady Kerry
Posted on Mon 23 Oct 2017
28th December, starting at Winchelsea Beach, along to Camber Sands, both in East Sussex then Dungeness on the Kent coast. Digital photography.  (Just one space left)
29th December, Folkestone Warren to Samphire Hoe and back...