The Club’s weekly programme starts again in September – we will welcome all existing and prospective new members to the club, please come along and see us.

Our “Tuesday Club” programme of workshops is aimed at beginners and non-members, more experienced photographers are sure to get something out of them too. This year’s programme is starting Sept 5th.

New Season 2017-18 Meetings Programme: 
PDCC Winter Programme 2017-18 v5-1 (Updated 15/09/17) – this season’s Wednesday Meetings start on 13th September. 7:30pm at the Friends Meeting House, Meeting House Lane, Penrith Cumbria CA11 7TR – except where stated in the programme.

Summer Outings 2017
2017 Summer Programme
Worth noting for such events that you should always contact the organiser to check times, meeting places and any changes to the event, and – very importantly – so they know you are coming! Weather and other factors can force last minute changes to some events.

Note that if you are a Facebook user – we are using our private group as an additional way to co-ordinate meet-ups and car shares – Club Facebook Group. If you a Facebook user and not a member of the group – contact Steve Prior for an invitation.

Tuesday Club 

UPDATE 30/8/17: Tuesday Club is now fully booked for this season

Have you recently upgraded your camera and don’t know where the start with the buttons and dials?  Are you envious of the photos you see on the internet and wonder how they’ve been captured?  Do you want to improve your photography skills?

PDCC Tuesday Club 2017-18 v3 –  This years programme for Tuesday Club sessions starting September 5th 2017.

Session subjects include, and run monthly through to June 12th 2018:

  • Camera Basics
  • Shutter Speed
  • Use of Aperture
  • Compostion

These Photography workshops are for both members and non-members. Photographers of all abilities, especially beginners, are welcome.There is a small charge of £5 that covers all sessions. All you need is your camera – not smartphones or pocket cameras, you need to be able to control settings. Most sessions are stand alone, so you could join in part way through programme – just contact us via thew contact page.

Workshops run 7:30-9:30pm at Penrith’s New Fire Station off Kemplay Bank (Access via Carleton Hall Police HQ).

Audio-Visual Group

The A-V Group meets on the last Monday of every month, except when it falls on a bank holiday. Dates: A-V Group Dates 2017

Link to location map

Note that all Club meetings are at Friends Meeting House, unless the programme says otherwise. This map shows 2 locations: our main meeting place – the Friends Meeting House in Penrith, and the New Fire Station on the outskirts of Penrith, where we have the Tuesday Club and some events and workshops.