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Ruislip November Update

Our October meeting took the form of a visit to the LIP Annual Exhibition (of course!) which instigated, as usual, a lively debate. We then went on for an early lunch followed by an excursion to the National Portrait Gallery to see the work of Harry Goodwin. All stimulating stuff! Here’s some recent work by […]

Ruislip September and October Meetings

September’s meeting revolved around both the importance of presentation and using less conventional media to ‘take’ photographs. We debated whether or not we invest too much of our time either taking photographs or sitting in front of a PC adding layers, adjusting curves, dodging and burning and too little time in thinking about presentation. Currently, […]

Ruislip July Meeting

In addition to the usual discussions about exhibitions and members’ projects, we are developing two interesting ‘workstreams’. The first is mobile ‘phone photograpy, the second is scanner photography. Yes, that’s right, using a flatbed scanner to take photographs! Duncan Unsworth (website: http://www.duncanunsworth.com) has very much pioneered this process and he has been joined by Ray […]

Ruislip Meetings 16 November & 14 December

Dear All, 16th November Meeting 7:00PM start as usual, 29 Sharps Lane, Ruislip, HA4 7JG Our November meeting is on 16TH NOVEMBER and not our usual second Tuesday of the month. It’s an important meeting as we will be selecting images for our Urban Wilderness project – which hopefully will culminate in a submission for […]

Ruislip Metroland Group

Just a reminder that we meet (usually) on the second Tuesday of each month. Generally, we try to have themed evenings. We’re working on a calendar for the next twelve months but for our September meeting we’re going back to the last century (and beyond) having a look at alternative printing. We’ll be looking at […]