Welcome to Thurrock Camera Club

The club is currently closed for in person meetings due to Covid19. We are however holding Zoom meetings so please continue to contact us via the contact sheet on this site if you would like to join.


2020/21 season Opens 1st September 2020

The remainder of the Syllabus for 2020/21 is shown below.
1st June Tryptich Competition. Judge Caroline Preece
8th June Talk or Practical Workshop
15th June Presentation Evening & Social Buffet . Virtual winner awards and review of members most succesful images for the season


Draft Syllabus for 2021/22 can be found below.

*****Date*****Subject or CompetitionPresenter or Judge
07-Sep-21Chairman opening Address and Practical WorkshopPaul Taylor
14-Sep-21Lecture - Another Top Ten TipsDaniel Bridge
21-Sep-21Open Evening - New member introduction to basic camera use/skillsDave George to lead….
28-Sep-21PDI League Competition #1 - via ZoomGareth Martin
05-Oct-21Practical Workshop - Camera maintenance and Cleaning your camera sensorDave George
12-Oct-21Print and PDI Battle Thurrock v BarkingSue Dobson (CPAGB APAGB)
19-Oct-21Club Photo Theme challenge -Any PDI image that can be referenced as "Pretty in Pink" or "Nightime"Internal
26-Oct-21Zoom Talk - Luminoisty Masks 101Tim Burgess
02-Nov-21PDI League Competition #2David Portwain (ARPS)
09-Nov-21Practical Workshop - Post production Editing tips . Hands on work with photoshop on submitted imagesAll Members
16-Nov-21Prints: Reflections (Colour) and Movement ( Mono)Gill Adams
23-Nov-21Zoom Talk Vive la Difference - via ZoomZoe Garnham-Archer
30-Nov-21Practical Workshop - Actions and their uses in Photoshop and ElementsDave George
07-Dec-21PDI League Competition #3Caroline Preece (LRPS)
14-Dec-21Paul Taylor Trophy - Zoom Battle with Morrisons Camera ClubGareth Martin
21-Dec-21Print Battle v Dagenham Xmas SocialGraham Parry
28-Dec-21Christmas Break No Meeting
04-Jan-22Christmas Break No Meeting
11-Jan-22Zoom Talk - Macro and close up flowers - Via zoomKen Payne
18-Jan-22Thurrock Pegasus TrophyJudge -TBA
25-Jan-22PDI League Competition #4Zoe Garnham Archer
01-Feb-22Open Theme print CompetitionAndy Smith (LRPS, CPAGB)
08-Feb-22Annual General Meeting
15-Feb-22PDI: Set Subject- Portrait (not children) / Still Life or Table TopRoger Force
22-Feb-22Smith Aral Natural History Competition (Print)DR Julie Hutson (ARPS, DPAGB)
01-Mar-22Practical WorkshopActivity TBAg
08-Mar-22PDI League Competition #5Colin Strong (LRPS CPAGB)
15-Mar-22Club Photo Theme challenge - A PDI image that represents a Beatles' song title.Internal
22-Mar-223 Way Print Battle v Leigh v BenfleetKen Payne
29-Mar-22Zoom Talk - Architecture - Exposure to EditRichard O'Brien
05-Apr-22PDI League Competition #6Suzanne Flood (DPAGB)
12-Apr-22Zoom TalkTBA
19-Apr-22Club Photo challenge - Theme CelebrationInternal
26-Apr-22Practical WorkshopActivity TBAg
03-May-22Anniversary Trophy - Theme my ThurrockMike Fuller
10-May-22Zoom Talk - Working with Textures - Via zoomEJ Lazenby
17-May-22Group 3 and Group 2 PDI of the YearCaroline Preece (LRPS)
24-May-22Practical WorkshopActivity TBAg
31-May-22Group 1 Projected Digital Image of the YearJudge -TBA
07-Jun-22Chas Tagg Trophy - Triptych CompetitionGraham Parry
14-Jun-22Zoom TalkTBA
21-Jun-22Presentation Evening & Social Buffet

All meetings will be held online until further notice
Look forward to seeing you all online !