About Keith Spicer

I started photography in the late 60’s early 70’s whilst serving with the RAF in Bahrain, not just capturing images but also developing and printing, so getting to know the whole process. Acquired my first Digital camera about 15 years ago and enjoy the freedom and benefits that digital has to offer I enjoy all genres of photography but particularly like Landscape and Portraiture. Judge club and inter-club photography competitions

Weston Museum Reopens

The modern day 'William Mable' cuts the ribbon to open the newly refurbished Weston Museum After 2 years of hard work by Town Council, Museum Staff, Curatorial Staff from the South West Heritage Trust and of course all the many volunteers, the Weston Museum has at long last reopened.  The original museum was founded by William Mable in the mid 19th Century [...]

Bristol doors open days

Thanks to Jean Frizzel for this information. September 7th to 10th 'Bristol Doors Open Days is a once-a-year chance to look behind closed doors and discover the city’s hidden treasures. You can explore fascinating buildings, join guided tours and enjoy a range of events and activities – all free! Join in for a fantastic celebration of Bristol’s history, architecture and culture.' Follow the link below [...]

AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN

  At the going down of the sun.  A talk by Marko Dutka 12 September at the Camera club. In May 2014 Marko began a personal project photographing Commonwealth War Graves at Arnos Vale Cemetery in Bristol. The project has expanded greatly since then and will be installed throughout Bristol Cathedral in September, October and November 2018. It will be the Cathedral’s main [...]

Museum Reopening

The Camera club has been working in partnership with the Weston Super Mare Town Council since 2012.  We have been photographing the redevelopment of the Weston museum, from the decant of the old displays, through the strip out and rebuilding, to the fitting out of the new galleries and displays.  The images produced by the club members will be a unique historical record of the [...]

PHOTO SHOOT LOCATIONS

  I have put together a small presentation about some of my favourite Photo shoot locations in Somerset, Dorset and Devon to encourage club members to go and explore with your cameras.  If anyone has any favourite locations let me know and we can share them with the club's members. Click the link below to view PHOTO SHOOT LOCATIONS       [...]

Summer Programme

      The summer programme has been well attended, with some very interesting locations selected by and lead by the members. Trips to Banwell, a photo walk around Weston, Ham Wall, Cheddar, Clifton Suspension Bridge, Temple Meads and Mere Down Falconry have all proved popular and some stunning images have resulted. Still to come are trips to Uphill Boatyard on the 8th August [...]

Low Light Photography – A Shot In The Dark

The Basics - Capturing Light Low light Photography is no different from daylight Photography it just takes a bit more thought and planning, and patience. Remember the three things that dictate the amount of light needed to give the optimum exposure value, the exposure triangle. Aperture size Shutter speed ISO What Do You Need Apart from your camera, this list of items [...]

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