Photogroup Walks and Talks

Join us for our regular, themed events designed to help you to take Better Photographs

Looking to improve your photography skills? We all need a bit of assistance sometimes! Our newest series of walks and talks are designed to help you grasp and tackle some of the most common photographic challenges.

view the events below to learn more and book your place

or you can find out
how to join us HERE

Our varied programmes have something for everyone!

Tips and tricks –  “Image Tinkering” –
Third Thurs of month   19.00.

SUMMER Programme 2024

  • Photographing Birds, a walk led by Bruce  Kendrick.

  • “Image Tinkering” – Bring your photos and learn Techniques for getting the best out of them.

  • Dunham Massey Excursion – A photographic opportunity

  • “5 minute radius” a walk helping you to improve your photographisc skills

See below for full details of our next events.

If this sounds like it’s for you, book your place now and come along to find out more.

If you have any suggestions for different subjects – just ask!


Competition - Conditions of entry

This contest is only open to fully paid-up members of Bollington Photographic group.

Images should be submitted with the theme/title as specified on our contest page and elsewhere on social media – all photographs to be taken in the local vicinity unless otherwise agreed with the organisers in advance. Images not complying with these conditions will be disqualified from the contest.

Submissions must be your own work and by entering the contest, you are agreeing that they may be subsequently used for promotional purposes by the group. Credits to the individual photographer will be given, and copyright of the image(s) remain(s) with the photographer.

Winning entries will be professionally printed for display in the exhibition and the winners agree to contribute to the production costs at £5 per image chosen by the voting process. 

Voting is only open to paid-up members of Bollington Photographic group and members of the Bollington Photographic Facebook Group. 

Voting will only be allowed following the closure of the submission period. No cheating, mind. You can only vote once for your TWELVE  favourites, – so make your votes count!

Please note: You WILL be disqualified if you vote for your own Photographs!

  • Image format should be JPG, either colour or mono and of a quality to allow printing up to A3 in size.
  • All submissions will be validated following the closure of the submission period and voting will then  commence. 
  • The voting period will be as specified on the contest pages. Votes outside these dates will be disqualified.
  • The twelve images with the most votes will be declared the winners and will be selected and printed for exhibition.
  • Winning entries will be announced within the website and on social media following the closure of the voting period and the winning photographers will be also be notified by e-mail.
  • The winners’ images will be posted on the groups’ Facebook Page and will be printed and displayed in the Turners’ Arms as part of the Bollington Photographic Group  exhibition. At the end of the exhibition period, the prints will be archived for future exhibition or returned to the photographer upon request.    The decision of the organisers will be final. E&OE