7 o'clock club 15th Feb
Posted on Wed 14 Feb 2024

This Thursday has Linda K leading episode 2 of 'Are These Pictures Any Good?', a conversational consideration of some famous and not so famous images from the past. Went well last time, so do come along and add your voice. 

Ink & Water Wildlife Exhibition
Posted on Wed 14 Feb 2024
Coming this week, in addtion to Thursday main event, a First Tuesday session by Richard Jefferies on the River Severn Project, and Wendy Outram's display on Thursday of her work, including some Cibachromes.
Posted on Sun 4 Feb 2024

In addtion to Thursday main event, a First Tuesday session by Richard Jefferies on the River Severn Project, and Wendy Outram's display of her work, including Cibachromes. Details at:

Last chance for January Annual Challenge entries!
Posted on Sun 28 Jan 2024

Hard on the heels of James' Annual Challenge 2023 presentation last Thursday comes the deadline for the first month of the 2024 competition. The January subject is 'open', so you have lots of choice. See attached for all subjects for this year. Enter via the 'Competitions' tab above. 

Last call for you lucky people...
Posted on Mon 8 Jan 2024

...for a fraction of the price you'd pay at an external event you can  learn and practise lighting principles, particualrly the various uses of on or off camera flash, with Richard McCleery at the Victory Club this Tuesday  evening. Bring your camera and a flash gun if you have one....

Studio Group - Next Meeting Details on 16th January
Posted on Sun 7 Jan 2024

The next Studio Group will be on the 16th January 2024, at 1800 hrs and the subject will be based around water.

Please bring along an item you think might work being photographed in or with water.


First Tuesday Group January 2024
Posted on Thu 4 Jan 2024

On the 9th, the second Tuesday this month, Richard McCleery will illuminate us with the ins and outs of lighting, particularly on & off camera flash. All will be well demonstrated, so bring your own cameras, flash guns / speedlights if you have them. See the FTG webpages for details. ...

CISP 2024 - Opens 1st January 2024
Posted on Wed 27 Dec 2023

Just a quick reminder that CISP 2024 opens for entries on Monday 1st January. 

To enter click here (opens in new page).

Next First Tuesday Meeting Dec 5th
Posted on Sat 2 Dec 2023

The next FTG meeting will be on 5th Dec at the Victory Club and details can be found on the club page HERE

Panels & PechaKucha!

Led by John Clare.

Christmas Party - Please pay in advance
Posted on Tue 28 Nov 2023

The CCC Christmas Party will take place at The Brown Jug  242 Bath Rd, Cheltenham GL53 7NB

Thursday December 14th from 7pm.  Partners welcome.
Please pay online: £7.95 per person
The payment deadline: December 1st

We have hired the private...

Reminder - the next First Tuesday Group meeting is on 7th November
Posted on Thu 26 Oct 2023

The next FTG meeting will be on 5th Dec at the Victory Club and details can be found on the club page -

Model shoot on Sat 11th November!
Posted on Thu 26 Oct 2023

The modelography shoot on 11th November, at the Arts and Craft Workshop, Lansdown, was a great success. There's bound to be a repeat later in the season., ;long with studio and 'on-location / urbex opportunities. Keep an eye and ear out. Details will be on the Modelography page - ...

Moving to Pixoroo for Club Competitions
Posted on Fri 20 Oct 2023

We are now moving to the new Pixoroo software for entering images into club competitions, as per the short presentation at club last night (19th Oct). All the details on how to access and use Pixoroo to enter images can be found on the Competitions Help page by clicking...

Studio Group Birds of Prey Shoots
Posted on Sun 10 Sep 2023

Two evenings available for photographing flying and perched birds.

See for details

Trip to Bewdley 27th September
Posted on Fri 1 Sep 2023

The River Severn Project is planning a trip to Bewdley on 27th September 2023.

See for details

Initial First Tuesday Meeting
Posted on Sat 12 Aug 2023

The initial First Tuesday meeting of the new season will be Tuesday 12th September (actually the second Tuesday!).

See for details.

New training videos
Posted on Thu 6 Jul 2023

John Clare has created some helpful new training videos. You can find them all here - 

Training and videos

New news from JC
Posted on Fri 30 Jun 2023

Test and update:

Yesterday the Rules Panel met. 

I have now got my EFIAP and BPE1*

Today I'm taking drone shots of Michael Krier's chimneys!


CISP 2023 Results now available here
Posted on Wed 17 May 2023
Gloucester docks outing
Posted on Thu 4 May 2023

Don't forget this evenings outing to Gloucester Docks (Club hall is being used for local elections). We wil be meeting by the crane (the big black thing - you can't miss it) at 7pm. Please bring Unberellas as Mark Stone has done one of his infamous snow dances again. 

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No meeting May 4th
Posted on Fri 7 Apr 2023

Due to the local elections there will be no meeting in the hall on May 4th. Look out for alternative event.

Next Season 2023-24 Starts on September 7th 2023
Posted on Fri 7 Apr 2023

The first meeting for next season will be held on September 7th 2023

7 O’Clock Club
Posted on Thu 6 Apr 2023

Next meeting Thursday 13th April. A short 30 minute presentation and discussion ahead of the main club meeting.

Gloucestershire Young Photographer Competition 2023
Posted on Thu 6 Apr 2023

The Gloucestershire Young Photographer of the Year 2023 competition is now closed for entry.

Judging is underway and schools will be informed of the results mid April. The awards presentation will be held on 27th April at the Cheltenham Playhouse in the presence of the Mayor...

First Tuesday Group - Next Meeting Tues April 11th
Posted on Tue 4 Apr 2023

The First Tuesday Group

            This is an informal group that usually meets on the first Tuesday of each month at The Victory Club, Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham, GL50 2SY. The group features short...

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