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Kirkstall outing: 29 May

On Tuesday 29 May Andy Aughey leads a club visit to the monastic remains at Kirkstall Abbey plus he has negotiated for us to take photos of the recreated Victorian streets within the Abbey House Museum. Meet Andy at the … Continue reading

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Farm feasting: 22 May

The club outing to Julia and John’s farm on 22 May proved a feast for the 15 club members attending, both photographically and culinary. In the morning many ventured through the woodland and up the steep hillside while others roamed … Continue reading

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Members go Batts: 16 May

Twelve club members and their friends ventured into the countryside on 16 May to visit High Batts Nature Reserve near Ripon. This private reserve has excellent hides – some even with carpet on the seats for a comfy time – … Continue reading

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Farm frolics: 22 May

We are delighted to offer members plus their family and friends an outing to John and Julia Horner’s Farm near Buckden. It’s a chance to explore the fields, woods, deer park and moor, meet the sheep, cows, chickens and dogs, … Continue reading

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Nature photography: 16 May

The second outing of the season is on Wednesday 16 May with a trip to High Batts Nature Reserve. We can photograph birdlife, flowers and other natural history in a beautiful private nature reserve. The event is open to members … Continue reading

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Photography is fun: 30 April

Ilkley Camera Club spread the word that photography is fun and a great way to engage the brain, show off your artistic talent and meet like-minded colleagues. The Club was taking part in the Working Together exhibition held in Ilkley’s … Continue reading

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Out and about

The Club takes a break from Friday evening meetings now until September, but there is a full programme of outings from May to August when members can practise their skills and gain advice from colleagues. There is further information here, … Continue reading

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Far from Bland: 27 April

Neil Bland’s first photo was somewhat cock-eyed. But then he was only 12. He’s come on a good deal since then, as the talk on 27 April by Neil and Ann Bland showed. Current photography by the pair features some … Continue reading

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Working Together Event: 30 April

On Monday 30 April, Ilkley Camera Club and other local organisations have the opportunity to show off the range of activities available to stimulate, educate and provide enjoyment for local people. It is part of a U3A initiative prompted by … Continue reading

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Out of Africa: 20 April

On 20 April visiting speaker Ian Whiston DPAGB AFIAP BPE4* will talk about his images of the National Parks of East Africa.We are assured of some stunning images plus tips from a master on how to capture the best of … Continue reading

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