The Dawlish & Teignmouth Camera Club resumes on Wednesday 20th September 2017 and we look forward to seeing you there  - the calendar will be updated soon. 

Summer 2017 outings:


Shapwick/Ham Wall Nature reserves


Organiser :   Dave Hutton

Date & Time: Friday 26th May @ 8:00 am

Meet: Check with Dave


Details: Shapwick/Ham Wall Nature reserves – lots to explore (and better birds?) and with travel time,  probably a full day. 08:00 start until mid/late afternoon. Bring packed lunch. Toilets at car park only.



If you are thinking of going then please email Dave directly:   Click Here to Email

Cockington Walk


Organiser :   Denise Searle

Date & Time: Wednesday 21st June @ 6:00 pm  (Holcombe Village Hall)  or 6:30 pm ish (Cockington)

Meet:  The Cockington Village Car Park is just before the Drum Pub, after the tea rooms on the right  handside of the road.   


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Details: Gentle stroll under 3 miles



If you are thinking of going then please email Denise directly:   Click Here to Email

Round Robin Trip Paignton Dartmouth


Organiser :   Ernie King

Date & Time: Sunday 11th June

Meet: Contact Ernie for details

Details: A day trip with lunch

Train departs from Paignton Station at 10.30a.m. sharp.

Ticket prices for concessions are £25 for the round trip.

This covers the steam train Paignton to Kingswear, ferry boat crossing to Dartmouth, boat trip from Dartmouth at 14.15, up the Dart to Totnes, bus journey from Totnes at 17.30 to Paignton.  

 All these details can be checked on the Dartmouth Steam Railway website Round Robin.

 A pub lunch needs to be pre-booked en-bloc at least twelve days before the departure date.  Suggested meeting time at the pub is 12.30p.m. A suggested pub is the Cherub Inn, 144 High Street, Dartmouth, 01803 832571


If you are thinking of going then please email Ernie directly:   Click Here to Email

Topsham Walk


Organiser :   Tony Wilson

Date & Time: Wednesday 31st May @ 7:30 pm

Meet: Topsham Quay

Details: Gentle stroll under 3 miles

If you are thinking of going then please email Tony directly:   Click Here to Email


The Dawlish & Teignmouth Camera Club calendar for 2016/17

September 2016

Wednesday 21st September

Images of Summer - A Social evening. 
Bring 2 or 3 prints to share with other members in small group discussions.

Wednesday 28th September 

Night Time Wildlife Photography & Bringing Wildlife Photography Indoors 
Speaker: Colin Sargent (


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October 2016

Wednesday 5th October

Projects and Internet Night
Project groups will show their images in the first half of the evening. New groups will be started for this season. 
Part 2:A guide to how the club uses the internet and other new developments.
Bring prints for the 1st Open Competition

Wednesday 12th October

Looking Back and perhaps a little forwards
An illustrated evening from our illustrious member
Speaker: Tony Wilson  

Wednesday 19th October

1st Open Competition (Prints)
Judge: John Hawkins

Wednesday 26th October

A beginner’s guide to editing videos
Speaker: Alec Collyer


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November 2016

Wednesday 2nd November

Chairman’s Evening
A surprise evening hosted by Alison Crowter
(Check later for further details)

Wednesday 9th November 

Hidden Gems and the Ones that Got away
Bring your prints anonymously. They could be your masterpieces or near misses. A club night!
Bring DPics for 2nd Open Comp.

Wednesday 16th November

WCPF Traveling Print Critique.
Your chance to rate the runners up who narrowly missed being shown at Buckfast Abbey this year.

Wednesday 23rd November

2nd Open Competition (DPic)
Judge: Marija Lees
Bring DPics and Prints for Set Subject Comp.

Wednesday 30th November

Speaker: Susan Brown FRPS


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December 2016
Wednesday 7th December

Set Subjects Competition
Judge: David Snowden
Prints: Bridges, DPics: Relaxation  

Wednesday 14th December

My Favourite Places
Club members share their ‘exotic’ images.

Wednesday 21st December

Christmas Night Out
Details to follow

Wednesday 28th December

No meetings.
We hope you had a very Merry Christmas and wishing you a very Happy New Year!


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January 2017

Wednesday 4th January

 Inspirational Photographers
Four club members showcase top photographers and explain how they have inspired their own images 
Bring Prints for 3rd Open Comp.

Wednesday 11th January

Poles Apart
Wildlife and Landscape from both Poles 
(and even the Equator between them)
Speaker: Phil Abraham 

Wednesday 18th January

3rd Open Competition (Prints)
Judge: John Foulks
Bring DPics for Digital Panel

Wednesday 25th January

Photographic exhibition at TAAG this week
Club night at our exhibition 


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February 2017

Wednesday 1st February

Club Night
Its Quiz time at the club. Will your team beat the opposition?

Wednesday 8th February

Panel Competition
Judge: Paul Jones
Please note: Prints MUST be ON DISPLAY by 6.50pm at the very latest. Judging begins at 7pm.

Wednesday 15th February

Visions of the Landscape
Speaker: Don Bishop
Bring DPics for 4th Open Comp.

Wednesday 22nd February

Club Night: Project Group Presentations
Change to printed programme


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March 2017

Wednesday 1st March

4th Open Competition (DPic)
Judge: Ian Smith               SEE THE WINNING IMAGES

Wednesday 8th March

South Devon League Competition Night (DPic)
We host Exmouth, Crediton and Newton Abbot for a night of friendly rivalry (and refreshments!)
Bring Prints for 5th Open Comp.

Wednesday 15th March

Superbikes and Powerboats
Speaker: Alan Davey

Wednesday 22nd March

5th Open Competition (Prints)
Judge: Kay Wilson

Wednesday 29th March

Paul’s Night of Mystery
Our very own Paul Lawson presents an evening of photographic entertainment. 
Submit images for the Wilson Rose Bowl - Images to be displayed on-line and voted for by members
Bring all prints & DPics images for Image of the Year


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April 2017

Wednesday 5th April

The Magic Lantern and Devon
Speaker: Dr Richard Crangle (Exeter University)
Richard will show us newly found images from his research including those of Devon and will demonstrate the new fangled Magic Lantern!

Wednesday 12th April

Image of the Year Competition
Judge: Ian Bateman

Wednesday 19th April  

Wilson’s Wanderings 
A cocktail of stills with movie and music clips
A quarter of a century of the evolution of both Viv's work and that of Teign Heritage
Speaker: Viv Wilson MBE

Wednesday 26th April  

Ken Holland’s Photo Evening - People in photographs
Speaker: Guess who?
Change to printed programme


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Wednesday 3rd May

AGM and Projects Groups
Our usual short AGM followed by group discussions

Wednesday 10th May

Awards Presentation Evening.
Surprise guest to present the awards for the season’s competitions. After the Evening’s business, a buffet and social to wind up the season.


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Summer gatherings and socials


We often enjoy gathering in the summer socially.  We also form small groups and work together over the summer break, presenting our work at the start of the new season.  Send us a message to find out more.


Club meetings resume in September.

Suggestions always welcome. Contact us here

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We are opposite the Castle Inn on the junction of Holcombe Road and Fordens Lane, which is about half way between Dawlish and Teignmouth just off the A379. 

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