We hope you find these links of interest. Ilkley Camera Club is not responsible for the contents of the sites.


Northern Summer of Photography 2019

Members’ websites

Len Downes Nick Hodgson
Max Rowe Geoff Smith
Richard Spurdens DPAGB

Past external speakers

Guy J Brown DPAGB FRPS produces excellent high dynamic range (HDR) images.

Guy Davies ARPS is particularly known for his wildlife, landscape and travel photography.

Paula Davies FRPS, CPAGB, EFIAP enjoys being out in the landscape pressing the shutter but gets particular satisfaction from seeking out abstract images in man-made and natural objects that look like landscapes.

Derek Doar lectures on high quality printing and on Photoshop.

Tom Dodd FRPS, FIPF, DPAGB is a celebrated Landscape photographer and chairman of the London Salon.

Paul Foley FRPS, EFIAP, MPAGB is a member of Arena and Mirage who runs his own workshops and is noted for his travel photography.

Irene Froy EFIAP, MPAGB, HonPAGB, BPE4* describes herself as a pictorial photographer, with a leaning towards landscape.

Duncan Hill MPAGB, EFIAP is a Gamma member and his work ranges from sport to dance photography.

Steve Le Prevost FRPS, AFIAP, MPAGB is a creative photographer and digital artist.

Ann Miles FRPS, EFIAP, MPAGB is noted for photography of the interactions of people, architecture, nature and landscape.

Hugh Milsom FRPS, MPAGB, MFIAP specialises in fine art landscape photography.

Colin New produces very diverse work that ranges from his dark melancholy landscapes to his ethereal flower studies.

Dianne Owen FRPS is a creative photographer par excellence.

Tim Pile ARPS, AIPF, EFIAP, MPAGB specialises in artisitc nude photography.

Leigh Preston FRPS, MPAGB, EFIAP encompasses a variety of areas within the modern photographic scene, including tuition, image processing and, of course, actually taking photographs.

David Sault ARPS is a Gamma member who uses photography as a medium to pursue his own creative vision and as a means of artistic expression.

John Webster ARPS, MPAGB enjoys nature and landscape photography and is well established as a master of audio visual presentations.

Eva Worobiec FRPS is a travel and landscape photographer who is particularly known for her themed books based on her travels.

Other local camera clubs

Bishopthorpe Camera Club Bradford Photographic Society
Harrogate Photographic Society Leeds AV Group
Leeds Photographic Society Otley Camera Club
Ripon City Photographic Society Yorkshire Monochrome Group

UK camera clubs

Arden Photo Group Smethwick Photographic Society
Solihull Photographic Society Warrington District Camera Club

Groups and bodies

Yorkshire Photographic Union
The YPU embraces many of the photographic societies and camera clubs in Yorkshire. Ilkley Camera Club is a member.
Photographic Alliance of Great Britain The PAGB comprises 14 regional federations including the YPU. It awards the following distinctions in ascending order: CPAGB, DPAGB, MPAGB.
Federation International de l’Art Photographique
FIAP is an international body for photography and the PAGB is a member. It awards a range of distinctions.
Royal Photographic Society
The RPS was founded in 1853 ‘to promote the Art and Science of Photography’. It awards the following distinctions in ascending order: LRPS, ARPS, FRPS.


Photography Competitions Network Scottish International Salon
Southampton International Exhibition

Other photographic links of interest

London Salon of Photography The London Salon of Photography is a unique body of photographers, from world wide membership, whose sole aim is to exhibit, annually, the very best of pictorial photographic imagery. Membership of the Salon is by invitation only and the roots of this organisation go back to the year 1893.

The Postal Photographic Club The PPC is a photographic club whose members circulate darkroom prints, digital prints, (maximum size 7″ x 5″), or projected images by post in the U.K. Membership costs very little. Their web site has full details and galleries of images submitted.

Paul Harris Photographer Commercial photographer based in Harrogate with an interesting modern web site with galleries of his work. No nonsense photography site run by Rod Lawton, freelance photography and computing journalist.

History of Photography   Lots of information on the history of photography and cameras.