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This has been sent to all members by email… I have a few items to advise all members about, but I’ll try to keep this… Read more

NPHOTO Summer 2018


NPHOTO Summer 2018 Edition(Photographer of the Year 2018) Simon Wootton one of our members has received a Fourth Place Award in this issue  for one… Read more

Kelby Worldwide Photowalk 6/10/18


A number of our members have attended this event in previous years. It’s a great opportunity to meet other photographers, take photos, and have some… Read more

Doors Open Day – Help requested


As you know, the club is participating in the Doors Open Day again this year. Do you want you images on display? We need a… Read more

AGM Changes


At Tuesday’s AGM the Committee changed to the following: Chairman          Tony Smithers             2 year term Vice… Read more

Auction night success


Just to say a massive thank you to everyone who donated items to the Auction night, and to Adam and Gerry for making it a… Read more

Nominations please


Committee As members will be aware, the temporary “caretaker” committee who volunteered at the EGM in January are in post until the AGM next month,… Read more

Germany Calling, Germany Calling…


Hello all, As I mentioned a few weeks ago, we have been invited to visit our twin club Fotoclub Huckelhoven in Germany later this year… Read more

Competition News


Tuesday evening, 13 February, saw Midlothian Camera Club hearing Stephen Lipton delivering his assessments of the members’ entries for the Spring Competition. Stephen was complimentary… Read more

Model Night


On Tuesday 6th February, we met with models, Sammy and Eve, who treated us to their delightfully relaxed modelling ‘moves’. For those of us who… Read more

New Logo


As you may have noticed, we now have a new Logo, thanks to Fiona-Jane Gray. Hope you like it! Read more

RIP Mike Rafferty


Many members will know that Mike Rafferty sadly passed away, and his funeral was today. The club would like to create a photobook as a… Read more

“Together” Theme Night


There were not too many entries to the informal “Together” competition, but those that were included provoked plenty of discussion in the room, and between… Read more

First Round Second Place in Photography News CCOTY


The Midlothian Camera Club has entered the Photography Magazine Camera Club of the Year Competition (CCOTY), and we have come second in the first round.… Read more

Isles of the North (Part 1) presented by John Blair


John Blair the former chair of Midlothian Camera Club presented Isles of the North (Part1). This was a photographic journey to two Island groups he… Read more

Charles Everitt Talk


A return visit to the club for Charles Everitt. Charles is a serving Police Officer who specialises in wildlife and environmental crime, and is currently seconded… Read more

Busy Week


A busy week for the club began on Tuesday with a highly successful model night organised by Willie Pollard and supported by his two wonderful… Read more

4 Way Competition


A decent showing of members travelled down to the 4 way competition hosted in the very nice Community Hall in Galashiels. The judge, Graeme Webb,… Read more

Model Shoot Tutorial


A very interesting evening was delivered to members by Andy Marshal of ‘Collectivescotland.com’ which is a group for training photographers, publications and the organisation of… Read more

Gerry Tomkinson Honorary Membership


The committee of the Midlothian Camera Club has awarded Gerry Tomkinson with an Honorary Life Membership, in recognition of his long service both to the… Read more

Everything is Beautiful… but


A very interesting and thought provoking evening was provided tonight by the club treasurer Charlie Summers. His ‘Everything is Beautiful… but’ evening on the fundamentals of Portrature… Read more

Autumn 2017-18 results


Autumn Prints Title Mark Member Balancing Act 17 5 Butterfly 15 52 Catch of the day 16 6 Dean village view 17 14 Eilean Donan… Read more

Autumn Competition


Well the first competition of the season got of to a great start. With 91 entries, the judge for the evening our very own Charlie… Read more

New Logo


The final numbers for the Club Logo Poll were: Current Logo: 5 votes Circular logo: 7 votes Eye logo: 22 votes The lettering on the… Read more