The winning images from our first competition of 2019
Misty Birches by John Ealing
Flying Home by Ellie Cooper
Blenhiem by Bev Hayes
Our Annual exhibition was held late 2018 at Bury Art Gallery where the public had the choice to choose their favourite print, the following pictures were voted the most popular.
L&CPU knockout competition: 17th November Poynton Civic Hall Park Lane SK12 1RB 6.30pm
4 Images from each were used in the knockout, the Kingfisher, Hare and the Mill all successfully got through to the 3rd round with the Sidecar making it to the 4th round. After 6 rounds in total, BuryPS came joint 3rd with South Manchester with 15 points which was an improvement on 2017 where we came 4th with 13 points.
October was the month of our regular battle with Bolton Camera Club. There were two rounds that included Photographic Prints and Digitally projected images. These four images from Bury Photographic Society were awarded the full 20 points by the judge Christine Widdall, that helped contribute to a win on the evening to Bury by 14 points.
The Bury Photographic 2018 Exhibition was officially opened by the Mayor of Bury, Jane Black the President of the Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union Ian Aldcroft.
Our members were given awards for receiving top marks in photographic categories, that included Monochrome, wildlife and sports photography. Our free exhibition is on display at Bury Art Gallery until Saturday 17th November 2018
Battle of the Sexes winner James Hargreaves picks up his Certificate for the most successful image of the evening
Members Garry Hayes and Lesley Robb presented with their certificates from the L & CPU by President Paul Wood. These images are currently on show at the Urmston Library exhibition.