Will Stead


Digital Splash

Billed as the largest photography show in the North, Digital Splash will take place on 7th and 8th October in Liverpool. Register early for free entry at http://www.digitalsplash.tv/tickets/ Organised by Wilkinson Cameras, it’s a great event for all us photography folk.


Chorley PS Competition Rules: Amendment

Following from the last digital competition when there were so many entries, numbers had to be restricted to ensure the judge had sufficient quality time to make worthwhile comment (the L&CPU suggest no more than 80) the committee has agreed the following competition rule amendment: “The Print League – normally four competitions (3 entries per […]


SRGB Exhibition

Following the results of the SRGB Print Celebration, the exhibition of accespted images can be seen at Wayfarers Arcade 311-317 Lord Street Southport PR8 1NY 24th September – 7th October 9.00am – 5.30pm Catalogues are available for £5 and the exhibition is free to enter. Further information can be found at srgbphotogroup.co.uk


Mount Board Cutting Calculator

Cutting mount board for images is relatively straight forward, but some struggle when it comes to working out where to cut. Our new calculator allows you to enter the size of your mount board and the window size. The calculator will then simply tell you where to cut. Based in Microsoft excel, this simple tool is […]


Rule Change for PDI Competitions

In order to comply with the new standard image size proposed by the PAGB for PDI competitions, the image size for PDI competitions at Chorley PS will change from 1400px x 1050px to 1600px x 1200px. This change will take immediate effect. If you have any questions or queries, please contact Noel Morgan at competitions@chorleyps.org


Summer outing ‘Field Guides’

Summer is approaching and we are all looking forward to getting out and taking some pictures on our programme of summer outings. Howard Brown has started to create ‘field guides’ for these outings that show locations, positions of the sun, moon and other information to help the planning the shoot. These guides are attached to […]


Chorley Win GB Cup Double!

The PAGB GB Cup Competition was run this weekend in Dumfries. We’re pleased to report that Chorley Photographic Society came joint first in the Nature Section and won the Open Section outright. L&CPU President John Smith said “It is excellent news; Chorley are now one of the top clubs in the country and giving our […]


Models Confirmed for September Portrait Sessions

The Club’s portrait sessions have now been scheduled through till the end of the year. We can confirm that the September Models will be Sakura Belle and Sarah Angel. These are two very experienced models who will be shooting in the style of ‘Straight Beauty’ and ‘Fashion Beauty’ respectively. We have limited the number of photographers to […]


Portrait Sessions

The Club’s portrait sessions have now been scheduled through till the end of the year. There is a slight change to the arrangements this year, which we hope will provide additional benefits to our members. The sessions will take place in the same studio in Hampson St, Horwich and the sessions will be extended from […]