Beccles Camera Club
A local photography club that prides itself in providing a friendly and inclusive environment for photographers of all skill levels.
Beccles Camera Club is a group of enthusiastic photographers that meet twice a month to enjoy all things photography. Whether you've just bought your first camera or you've been taking photos for decades, anyone is welcome!
Regular activities include tutorial evenings, guest speakers, club outings, and competitions; all providing the opportunity to receive feedback on images and/or share knowledge between members.
We host club meetings on alternate Tuesdays at The Waveney Centre in Beccles, NR34 9HE. Look at our program to find out more!
Our Digital Gallery showcases images from our members spanning a range of photographic genres. Feel free to browse the gallery and appreciate the imagery our members have created.
Our event programme for the 2023/24 season. Unless otherwise stated, all our events start at 7:15 at The Waveney Day Centre, New Market, Beccles, NR34 9HE.
2nd December 2023
Club Christmas Dinner, Parkhill Hotel
Our annual Christmas Dinner for members to come together and celebrate the festive season.
5th December 2023
The Impact of Post-Processing
An evening where members are able to see the different approaches to post-processing on a range of shared images.
19th December 2023
Charmain's Challenge and Quiz
The annual 'Chairman's Challenge' competition on the theme 'Make Us Laugh' followed by the Christmas Quiz.
16th January 2024
'Kindgom of the Ice Bear'
An evening with Bob Johnson ARPS
An inspirational talk from Bob Johnson as he recounts his experience from his time inside the Arctic Cirlce whilst sharing his truly amazing images.
30th January 2024
Colour Print: Open
Mono Print: After Dark
DPI Colour or Mono:
Song, Book or Film Titles
13th February 2024
An Evening with David Field
Our own member David Fields will entertain us with his photographic endeavours.
27th February 2024
It's a Knockout!
It's our second knockout competition! Members submit images that pack a punch for a rapid competition format!
12th March 2024
How to Edit, Print and Mount for Competition
A tutorial evening hosted by club members to help us prepare our images for competition.
26th March 2024
Print Selection for Interclub Competition
Members are invited to submit their images for selection ahead of the interclub competition between in May.
April 9th 2024
Colour Print: Macro/Close Up
Mono Print: Open
DPI Colour or Mono:
23rd April 2024
'The Art of Paper Selection'
An evening to show how impactful paper can be to an image. Members are invited to bring an image to print on the samples.
7th May 2024
21st May 2024
Our interclub compeition between Beccles, Bungay and Lowestoft. Who will take the crown in this 3-way battle?
4th June 2024
Golden Hour at Southwold Pier
A club outing to explore portraiture and long exposure photography by the pier. Start time TBC
18th June 2024
End of Season Competition
Colour Print: Print of the Year
Mono Print: Print of the Year
Mono or Colour Print:
3 on a theme
2nd July 2024
Our Annual General Meeting with the elections of our committee members for the next season.
3rd August 2024
Our public exhibition hosted at the Waveney Centre.
More details TBC.
2023/24 Programme Begins
The 2023/24 programme will be announced once it's fully booked.
Our Annual Exhibition is hosted at the Waveney Centre and is free to attend for anyone that wishes to share our love of photography. Each year we host a public vote; the winners of previous years can be viewed in the gallery below!
Roger Trice, Club Secretary