At this month’s meeting we went back to early photography and spent the evening having fun making pinhole cameras. Check out our info page for a couple of useful links. It seemed appropriate therefore, that the theme for April should be called ‘Back to Basics’.
As we all see the world around us very differently - it makes it all the more interesting, as a group, when we share stories which come about through photographs.
So in response to the theme, my Image of the Month was an easy decision, not only on seeing this photograph which stirred up many memories for me, but also on reading the photographer’s words which accompanied it.
© Simon Reynolds
Join us as we briefly look back on the first three of our Walks with the Camera.
January – Belper
© Valerie Dalling
We followed in the footsteps of Jedediah Strutt and his family in the first of this year’s walks, as we took to the streets of Belper, reflecting on what life may have been like back in the 18th Century, while taking a closer look at Belper as we know it today. Continue reading
Twelve Months – Twelve Dates – Twelve Locations April – 29th – Dale Abbey
Time: 10am-2pm Cost: Members £5.00 Non-members £8.00 (Under 16s to be accompanied by an adult).
This month we will be taking a leisurely stroll with our cameras, mainly through farms and woodland around the tranquil village of Dale Abbey. Continue reading