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by Lisa
Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:07 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Jimmy's Farm
Replies: 2
Views: 3307

Re: Jimmy's Farm

Sarah tried to post this but it went just to me. Hi everyone, I've been in touch with Jimmy's Farm, they are expecting us at the Restaurant at 5-30pm. They asked again if they could use some of the photos, and I said yes, as we all agreed that it would be a good promo for the Club. Sarah Does anyone...
by Lisa
Mon Jul 01, 2013 8:29 pm
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Colchester 24 Project
Replies: 14
Views: 7031

Re: Colchester 24 Project

See bottom list of exhibitors from Creative Shots Dear Friend of Colchester24 Trust, The exhibition of Colchester24 photographs officially opened on Saturday 27th April at the Octagon Gallery, Middleborough (the old Royal London Insurance building) by Mayor of Colchester, Cllr Christopher Arnold is ...
by Lisa
Tue Jun 18, 2013 8:45 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Wordpress Websites
Replies: 5
Views: 3188

Re: Wordpress Websites

I forgot to say, if you want to create a website tomorrow, as well as registering with Wordpress, remember to bring along lots of images so we can create a gallery.
by Lisa
Tue Jun 18, 2013 8:38 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Wednesday meeting - 19th June
Replies: 2
Views: 1757

Re: Wednesday meeting - 19th June

Thanks Joe for the reminder :).
Yes please everyone bring along your images for the website.
Trevor, I still haven't received any images from you :(. Did you send them to me again or is there a communications dump between our computers :( ?. Did you receive my Bletchley Park email??
by Lisa
Sun Jun 16, 2013 9:32 am
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Wordpress Websites
Replies: 5
Views: 3188

Re: Wordpress Websites

Hi all, As Trevor has expressed an interest in having a Wordpress site, I will use the opportunity to show you all how to set up a site and create your first gallery. To this end, could Trevor and anyone else that would like to create a site on the night, please register a site with Wordpress before...
by Lisa
Tue May 28, 2013 4:38 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: Wordpress Websites
Replies: 5
Views: 3188

Wordpress Websites

Hi folks, At June’s meeting I am due to talk about having a Wordpress photo website. I know I kind of foisted this session upon you so I would like to explain why I am so keen on these sites for Creative Shots’ members. In case you haven’t come across Wordpress before and/or don’t know what it is, I...
by Lisa
Tue Apr 16, 2013 7:08 pm
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Colchester 24 Project
Replies: 14
Views: 7031

Re: Colchester 24 Project

RSVP - Invitation to Mayoral opening of Octagon exhibition of 1986/2011 photographs of Colchester at 10am for 11am on Sat 27th April, 2013 Dear Friend of Colchester24 Trust, A new exhibition of Colchester24 photographs is being officially opened at 11am on Saturday 27th April at the Octagon Gallery,...
by Lisa
Tue Apr 16, 2013 6:11 pm
Forum: Website/Technical/Forum Issues
Topic: Twitter Account
Replies: 0
Views: 3147

Twitter Account

Mark has set up a Creative Shots Twitter account for us @colchesterpix :) (@creativeshots was already taken :(). I have put a link to our Twitter account on all the website pages so visitors can sign up to receive our tweets plus a Twitter feed on the home page which displays the latest tweets from ...
by Lisa
Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:10 pm
Forum: Website/Technical/Forum Issues
Topic: Update of photos on website
Replies: 3
Views: 4453

Update of photos on website

Hi all, I thought I would give the website a spring clean and update the pages with some new images. We have produced some wonderful work since I first did the site and it would be great to get them online for all to see :) . I would like to update the images for: The moving banner at the top of the...
by Lisa
Tue Mar 26, 2013 2:05 pm
Forum: General Chit Chat
Topic: NiK Software very cheap!
Replies: 1
Views: 2864

NiK Software very cheap!

Nik software (recently purchased by Google) have announced a major price crash on their products, including Silver Efex Pro 2, discussed last week - the whole suite can now be bought for $149 which is incredible value for money. Take a look here: http://www.niksoftware.com/nikcollection/usa/index.ph...
by Lisa
Thu Mar 14, 2013 10:13 am
Forum: Chinese Whispers
Topic: Chinese Whispers 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 3872

Chinese Whispers 2013

Further to our discussion at the AGM, I have passed on my starting image to Joe for the Chinese Whispers 2013 series. I've compiled a list of next participants based on alphabetical order. However if the month in which you are down to produce the next image is not convenient for you then feel free t...
by Lisa
Sun Jan 13, 2013 1:25 pm
Forum: Image Editing Software
Topic: Adobe giving away Photoshop CS2
Replies: 0
Views: 4378

Adobe giving away Photoshop CS2

It seems that Adobe are giving away for free the CS2 version of their Creative Suite package and the individual software here http://www.adobe.com/downloads/cs2_downloads/index.html . Article about it here http://www.techspot.com/news/51316-adobe-offering-creative-suite-2-for-free-but-they-didnt-mea...
by Lisa
Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:33 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Colchester 24 Project
Replies: 14
Views: 7031

Re: Colchester 24 Project

"The Colchester24 Trust” is pleased to present a Photographic Exhibition Trail in Colchester Town Centre from Wednesday the 17th October to Sunday the 4th November 2012. Here you will be able to see a selection of prints and/or a video slide show of images photographed during the 24 hours of the Co...
by Lisa
Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:32 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Colchester 24 Project
Replies: 14
Views: 7031

Re: Colchester 24 Project

Colchester 24 book: last orders. Dear All, Thanks to all who have brought the book. I hope you enjoy it. It was good to meet so many of the people whose photos I have admired over the summer. I will now have to ask for a few more books at half price from the publishers. This is your last chance to ...
by Lisa
Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Colchester 24 Project
Replies: 14
Views: 7031

Re: Colchester 24 Project

Hi All You can buy a copy of the Colchester 24 book at Red Lion Book Shop and get it signed by the authors. Andrew Phillips and Anthony Cody will be at the Red Lion Book Shop, High Street, Colchester for a book signing session on Saturday 13th October from 10:30 onwards, where there will also be a ...
by Lisa
Sat Sep 29, 2012 9:11 am
Forum: Photoshoots
Topic: Colchester 24 Project
Replies: 14
Views: 7031

Re: Colchester 24 Project

Dear photographers, The book about Colchester 24 has been published, and 50 copies have been set aside for those involved in the project at a reduced price of £7.50. I attach the publisher’s Press Release. To obtain your copy or copies you need to call direct at the house of Andrew Phillips, 19, Vi...
by Lisa
Wed Sep 19, 2012 8:56 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Invitation to Icon group's private viewing
Replies: 0
Views: 3579

Invitation to Icon group's private viewing

We have been invited to a private viewing on 9th October at Colchester Library of the Icon group's latest exhibition.
See flyer below for details.
by Lisa
Mon Sep 17, 2012 7:35 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: September meeting
Replies: 1
Views: 1517

Re: September meeting

Thanks Colin (and Eric). I am looking forward to this. I have wanted to try a light box since I saw in a gardening magazine some images from the photographer Rachel Warne of plants taken on a light box. I still have the magazine and will bring it along on the night with some plant material for shoot...
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:08 pm
Forum: Monthly Meeting Information
Topic: marks hall shots
Replies: 1
Views: 2802

Re: marks hall shots

I put a few of mine up in the gallery too http://www.colchestercreativeshots.net/ ... lbum_id=55
by Lisa
Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:56 pm
Forum: Chinese Whispers
Topic: List and order of participants
Replies: 2
Views: 2881

Re: List and order of participants

Hi Everyone,
Just letting you know that Alison has volunteered to take the place of Sara in the Chinese Whispers series. Therefore Alison will forward her image onto Graham by the end of August.
by Lisa
Thu May 31, 2012 7:39 pm
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: 2012 exhibition.
Replies: 17
Views: 7952

Re: 2012 exhibition.

Hi Colin,
That's no problem. I can pop in.
Do I automatically put new pads on the ones that have fallen down?
Lisa
by Lisa
Sun May 20, 2012 7:20 pm
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: 2012 exhibition.
Replies: 17
Views: 7952

Re: 2012 exhibition.

Hi Folks,
I will be away on 22nd and 23rd June so will have to give my apologies for the next private viewing.

If nobody else volunteers, I am happy to pop in and check the images are still on the wall during the period 2nd to 10th June.
by Lisa
Mon Apr 30, 2012 6:49 pm
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: 2012 exhibition.
Replies: 17
Views: 7952

Re: 2012 exhibition.

Hi Everyone,
Please can those who that haven't yet given me their titles for their images for the exhibition, email them to me asap so I can get them all finished and ready for Friday.
Many thanks
Lisa
by Lisa
Wed Mar 14, 2012 7:45 pm
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Colchester24 Project
Replies: 6
Views: 5104

Re: Colchester24 Project

Hi all,
I went into the library today to look at the Colchester 24 images. They have about 40 photos on display and one of them is mine and one of them is Phil's! :D
by Lisa
Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:16 am
Forum: Exhibitions
Topic: Colchester24 Project
Replies: 6
Views: 5104

Re: Colchester24 Project

Apologies for lateness in posting this one Dear all, We are proud to invite you to a special preview event at Firstsite for participants, foundation members and sponsors of the Colchester24 Trust. Friday 9 March 2012, 7 – 8.30pm Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, Colchester CO1 1JH Please follow the link bel...