BDPS has had an exhibition in Westhoughton library throughout the month of November, featuring 126 images from many of our members. The public were invited to vote for their favourite pictures and the results of the voting were: Most voted first place – “Solitude” by Richard Sheridan Most voted second place – “Colour splash” by […]

The Public’s favourite pictures

On 4th December, we are pleased to welcome back our former member Chris Carter, who will be giving us a demonstration of studio lighting, to enable our members to photograph a model. Please bring your camera and gain practical experience of this valuable art form.

Lighting and photographing for portraiture

Our activity meeting in May on the evening of Wednesday 15th will be a visit to photograph the temple of the Church of the Latter-Day Saints (Mormons) at Chorley. Only the outside. This is right next to Junction 8 of the M61. If coming from Horwich, go up the M61 to Junction 8 and turn […]

Photographing the Temple

The tour of the caves at Ingleton is now booked.  It will commence at 1.00pm and last about 80 minutes. If possible, please share transport with others in your area.  Allow travel time from Bolton to White Scar Cave minimum 1.5 hours. The entry cost is £9.75 per person.  Bill will relieve you of your […]

Trip to White Scar Cave, Ingleton, Tuesday 26th March

An interesting style of photography is “painting with light”, where the photographer aims to capture the effects of moving lights in a very dark environment.  We had an excursion to the very atmospheric Liverpool Castle, Horwich, which is a ruined castle, which is quite spooky.  Ten of the members turned up to capture the spectre-cal […]

Bolton Digital go Painting with Light

We had an interesting competition in February with the theme of “21st Century Britain”. This gave our members a wide variety of ways to interpret this theme, from modern architecture to street poverty. See what you think of our winning images in this page (or select Competitions tab above):

21st Century Britain – themed competition