“Satori on Westbourne Grove” by Michael Calvert

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Exhibition Dates: 13 May – 24 May Open view: Fri 17 May 6:00pm For the first time in five years Michael Calvert will exhibit a series of silver-gelatin prints from a large body of work called “Satori on Westbourne Grove” Satori is, of course, a Japanese term for a moment of insight, of special clarity. On the south side of Westbourne Grove, opposite the builder’s merchant, there is a small spot of unremarkable pavement on which Satori was achieved one cold Tuesday morning in the middle of March, 2014. These […]

“Seen” by Photo Factory

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29 Apr – 10 May Open View: 2 May, 6:30pm Seen is a collaborative exhibition of Photo Factory group which marks the end of their HND photography course at London College of Contemporary Arts. Each of them has a different project, a different way to see through the lens; from landscapes to street photography, they all share the same passion. Some of them will exhibit a series of pictures from their two years journey during the course and some of them will create new projects, or continue the previous ones. […]

“Out of box thinking” by Chris Burrows

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18 Mar – 29 Mar Gallery 1885 showcases a selection of Chris Burrows’ photographic and editing explorations over last few years. This exhibition combies colour as well as black and white images; some landscapes, abstracts and architectural details. Chris produced number of themed books which are also on display in this exhibition. ——————— I have been taking photographs for more than 40 years. I started to take things seriously when living Germany, I only wish I’d taken more in Berlin at the time of thereunification. I have been back many […]

The Camera Club Collection – Making History

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18 Feb – 02 Mar The Camera Club has been around since 1885. From the early days of photography, through the twentieth century and right up to the present day, members of the club have been recording the world around them. The Camera Club has built up a substantial collection of photographs that tells the story of the last 134 years; from the mundane and everyday to world-shaping events. The exhibition invites you to a historical journey by showcasing a selection of landscapes, portraits, images of the human body, still […]

Annual Pinhole Exhibition

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Exhibition Dates: 1 Apr – 26 Apr Open view : Thu 4 Apr, 6:30pm Gallery 1885 invites everyone to participate in this year’s Pinhole exhibition. Submissions can be of any size if mounted and framed to either A1 (841mm x 594mm) or 500 x 400mm. If unmounted prints are submitted, they must be either A1 (841mm x 594mm) or 500 x 400mm. All entrants need to also email digital copies (1800px longer edge) to gallery1885@thecameraclub.co.uk Files should be named: NameSurname_Title_Size (milimeters). Details about pinhole camera, exposure time/process would be much […]

“Authorised – Pop Up Portraits” by Nick Gregan

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Exhibition Dates: 4 Mar – 15 Mar Nick Gregan is a portrait photographer with a gift of creating connections. One of the challenges of a portrait photographer is to create a relationship where the subject can connect with them and their camera. Another is to be technically good enough to create a pop up studio in the corner of a cold, rainy, windy tent on Wimbledon Common. Taking portraits in an environment where there are distractions, noise and all sorts of people constantly milling about is challenging enough, add to […]

View availability for studios and darkrooms

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The Camera Club members can now view availability for studios and darkroom online at the club website. Members will also start receiving an email confirmation for the bookings as well as an email reminder 48 hours prior to an upcoming booking. The club will continue to maintain the appointments book along with the new online booking system whilst everyone gets used to the new system. All members are requested to kindly bear with the stewards whilst calling to book and also understand there could be a delay and possible conflict […]

The Fashion Group – Merry Christmas

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Wed 19 Dec, 6:00pm The theme this month is unsurprisingly Christmas.  Our subject will be Emily, an experianced model who worked with us almost two years ago and helped to deliver a great session.  More details of Emily HERE and on INSTAGRAM The Shoot We meet at 6.00- 6.15 for briefing and set up with shooting commencing between 6.15 and 6.30 finishing at 8.30pm.  The group is limited to six and group  members are encouraged to give direction during the shoot and submit ideas for future shoots.  To achieve four […]

FACTORY46

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Date/Time: Friday 25th January 2019, 7pm Cost: £10 Book via Eventbrite or call The Camera Club at 020 7587 1809 Limited spaces only. Step inside Untamed Artists’ Factory46, a breeding ground of creative expression surrounded by a menagerie of artists and like-minded folk serving as inspiration, collaborators and free thinkers. Situated in Studio 2 and the ground floor gallery – Gallery 1885, of The Camera Club, members, and non-members are invited to momentarily embrace an unreserved reality burgeoning on the pulse of creation. Come armed with a camera, a notebook, […]