RECAP: Bonkers for Conkers @ Lomography Gallery Store Soho

Have a look at what happens when conkers and cameras mix with our recap on the truly autumnal workshop with the mighty Sprocket Rocket. We visited Hampstead Heath for the World Conker Championships, and if you read on, you’ll find out if we won first prize!

Autumn has finally arrived, bringing with it blue skies and crisp brown leaves which, as you will all know, is one of the best times to shoot. So we made the most of this glorious time of year and trotted our way over to Hampstead Heath with a Sprocket Rocket in hand to take part in The annual Conker Championship Festival.

Before we got down to some serious competitive game playing we had plenty of time to shoot some Morris dancers…

A giant chess board, which the Sprocket Rocket loved…

And we all took part in some good old fashioned Welly Wanging. Check out Clair’s special technique!

And then it was time for a massive amount of CONKER ACTION!

We all built up quite a sweat trying not to knock our opponents out and to capture it all on film. None of us won but we certainly had lots of fun taking part!

Click here for the complete list of workshops and events for November We have lots going on so be part of it!

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written by golfpunkgirl on 2011-10-19 in #news #championships #london #soho #uk #conckers #workshop #events

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