Image of Thames wins award
A Northfields photographer has won a top prize for her striking picture of the Thames - taken from the Shard.
The image ' Sweet Thames Flows Softly' (pictured right) by Maggi Marmion from Northfields Camera Club, was described by the judges as ' a super view, gorgeous, extremely well observed.''
Maggi beat off comptetion from 71 other photos (12 of them from top clubs in North West London) and won the Park Street Interclub Competition Landscape Cup.
She says she took the photo last winter using a wide angle fisheye lens and worked on the image in Photoshop (using HDR technique).
Northfields Camera Club meets on Tuesdays from 8pm - 10pm except the second Tuesday of the month and all of August.
Coming up in the next 3 months
18 February Night Shoot with the club members
25 February Guest Speaker - Steve Brabner who will be giving a presentation titled "Taking Images and making Images"
4 March Club Competition - (Digital Image) set subject -Table Tops - To be judged by Dave Hipperson
18 March Photoshop Workshop
25 March Guest Speaker Stephen Cotterell - Stephen is a very successful photographer and will be giving a presentation on his work
1 April Club Competition - (Print) Set Subject - Humour - To be judged by Terry Coffrey
15 April Guest speaker Viveca Koh who will give a presentation on "iPhoneography to Photo Illustrations"
22 April Club Night - A Picture I wish I had Taken
29 April Neat Trick with Flash guns Part 3 - hands on workshop with or member Paul James
See full 2014 diary on website
14th February 2014