Welcome to all who enjoy photography



Entering Prints For The Annual Exhibition (2019)

For members that would like to submit entries, Tony White will be collecting prints at the Club Hall on the following dates.
16th July    7.00 - 8.00pm
23rd July    7.00 - 8.00pm
Entries £1.00 per print.     Maximum 4 prints.
Your pictures should be mounted 50cm x 40cm and your Name and the picture Title must be on the back together with your Membership No.

Special Interest Groups

The Digital, Portrait & AV Groups will start again in September 2019 (we take a break in June, July & August)

The Natural History Group will continue to meet, the first Thursday of each month, at Grove Green Community Hall

Maidstone Camera Club Annual Exhibition 2019 - 19th to 25th August

MCC Exhibition

Once again the Mall/Chequers are kind enough to sponsor our Annual Exhibition which will take place during the week 19th August to the 25th August.

This year will be back on the mezzanine floor.

We shall be asking the public to vote for the Best Picture and last year's winner 'Spotted Fritillary Butterfly' by Peter Kirby will be on display.

Details of how members can submit prints will be announced soon. 

Maidstone Camera Club - Ramsgate Challenge - 29th June 2019

This club competition is open to all club members and will be held on Saturday 29th June 2019.

As with all our previous “challenges” the idea is to take pictures at the venue on the day
and send them to Don Salmon (President) as PDIs for presentation and judging by our club members.

The rules are that images must be taken on the day. You can take pictures from early morning till late at
night on the 29th June 2019.

Full details have been emailed to club members.

Membership Renewal - 2019 - 2020 Season

As from 14th May 2019 we will be able to receive your subscriptions for the forthcoming club season.

Early payment is much appreciated as it relieves pressure on the first part of our meetings in September 2019.

As previously announced, the subscriptions will be as follows:-

Adult Single - £50
Adult Couple - £75 (couple discount of 25%)

Single OAP (65 and Over) - Student - Unemployed -£40
OAP Couple (65 and over) - £60 (couple discount of 25%)

To make your payment please put a cheque (made payable to Maidstone Camera Club) or the correct cash in a sealed envelope with your name(s) and membership number(s) clearly written on the front.

Please give the envelope to either Sonja Hoxey or Don Salmon.

We will register your payment and your receipt will be your membership card for the new season which will be given to you as soon as they are available.

Thank you for your help in this.

Competitions Email Address

Please send your camera club competition entries (excluding entries for the Audio-Visual (AV) competition) to: competitions@maidstonecameraclub.org.uk

If you submit your entries by email, please complete an entry slip and then either send a scanned copy with your emailed entries or put it into the entries box on the evening the entries are due.

Members are also welcome to bring their entries on a USB stick or DVD, and put them into the entries box (with a completed entry slip), on the evening the entries are due.

Sorry but no late entries or entries without a entry slip will be accepted.

For the Audio-Visual (AV) competition please give or email your entries to Ray Bridges.  Please see the entry form for email details.

For external competitions, please refer to the details provided in the emails that are sent out.

Spotted Fritillary (Melitaea didyma) by Peter Kirby


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Great Spotted Woodpecker (dendrocopos major) by Stella Gould

Great Spotted Woodpecker (dendrocopos major) by Stella Gould


New members are welcome – find out more here

Cowslip (Primula veris) by Jason Boswell

Cowslip (Primula veris) by Jason Boswell


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