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Welcome to our club

Whether your passion is photography or movie making, our Club can meet all your needs. Regular presentations by inspirational Guest Speakers and monthly Competitions which are judged by professional Judges and/or Photographers continually provide new techniques and ideas on how to advance your photographic skills.

Visitors are welcome and age is not a barrier. Check our Calendar or drop by on any Tuesday evening depending on your preference, i.e. Still Photography Group meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday and the Movie Maker Group meet on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday.

If you wish to join any of our weekly on-line meetings please contact our Secretary on 0409744071.

About Us

In the current situation the Wollongong Camera Club are operating as an online Camera Club for financial members and  invited guests.

Photography Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm
Movie Makers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm
If you would like to talk to someone please contact the Club Secretary on 0409744071. Leave a message if unanswered and we will reply ASAP.

 

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Welcome to our Club

During the current COVID19 crisis we are having all meetings on-line. If you wish to join us please request an invitation from the Secretary on 0409744071.

We meet normally at:    Figtree Heights Public School Hall (link to Google Map)   St Georges Avenue and Lewis Drive FIGTREE NSW 2525
(Vehicle entrance via Lewis Drive)

Photography Group meets on the  2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm

Movie Makers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd  Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm

If you would like to talk to someone please ring the Club Secretary on  0409744071. Leave a message if unanswered and someone  will get back to you ASAP.

If you would like to know more please click the link below for more information.

About our Club

by MyPhotoClub Colin, December 1, 2015 Share:

Competitions in July 2020 Print – Digital Judging are closing soon!

Competitions in July 2020 Print – Digital Judging will close Tuesday, 14th July 2020, 11:45 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • A Grade Print colour – Set Subject Beauty
  • A Grade Print Monochrome – Set Subject Beauty
  • B Grade Print Monochrome – Set Subject Beauty
  • B Grade Print colour – Set Subject Beauty

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, July 12, 2020 Share:

Competitions in July 2020 Digital are closing soon!

Competitions in July 2020 Digital will close Tuesday, 14th July 2020, 11:45 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades – Set Subject – Beauty

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, July 12, 2020 Share:

Photography Group’s June Newsletter Published

Its been another busy month with the Photography Group’s meetings being conducted online using Zoom Conferencing/Meeting. Again each meeting has been well supported as we all navigate these Social Distancing times of COVID-19

The Group’s June Newsletter has been publish and is ready for you to access. From Len Metcalf’s inspirational Presentation on “Black and White Photography”, Doug Carley’s critiquing of our June Monthly Competition (Open Prints and Monochrome Open Digital) to the Monthly “Coffee and Chat” morning. Its all been covered, keeping the editorial staff on their toes.

Members are requested to continually checking the Club’s Calendar to review the 2020 Programme and for possible changes due to COVID.

by Bruce Shaw, June 30, 2020 Share:

Results for competitions in June 2020 Print – Digital Judging

There were 14 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in June 2020 Print – Digital Judging

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Gone Fishing
Elaine Duncan – Best In Section
Print-A Grade Any subject colour

Lunch Date_
Dawne Harridge – Best In Section
Print-A Grade Any subject monochrome

Belinda
Alexander Dawson – Best In Section
Print-B Grade Any subject colour

Nuts and Bolts
Ann Lamb – Best In Section
Print-B Grade Any subject monochrome

LOCK MAKER
Colin Marshman – Merit
Print-A Grade Any subject colour

National Park Glow
Dylan Tate – Merit
Print-A Grade Any subject colour

Wait For Me
Joe Cremona – Merit
Print-A Grade Any subject monochrome

MOSQUE
Colin Marshman – Merit
Print-A Grade Any subject monochrome

Looking Up
Vivienne Noble – Merit
Print-A Grade Any subject monochrome

Surf Stretch
Sue Martin – Merit
Print-A Grade Any subject monochrome

Southern Old Lady Moth
Ann Lamb – Merit
Print-B Grade Any subject colour

Morning on the River
Kerry Gilmore – Merit
Print-B Grade Any subject colour

Railway line at Night
Cheryl Thompson – Merit
Print-B Grade Any subject colour

The Holy Temple
Tim Hoevenagel – Merit
Print-B Grade Any subject monochrome

by Tim Porteous, June 24, 2020 Share:

Results for competitions in June 2020 Digital

There were 7 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in June 2020 Digital

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Storm Cloud Reflections
Kerry Gilmore – Best In Section
Digital All Grades Any subject – Monochrome

Welcome to Hell
Karen Childs – Merit
Digital All Grades Any subject – Monochrome

Farmer
Ruth Brooks – Merit
Digital All Grades Any subject – Monochrome

The Punjabi Man
Dawne Harridge – Merit
Digital All Grades Any subject – Monochrome

SAHARA 2
Colin Marshman – Merit
Digital All Grades Any subject – Monochrome

Tunnel Vision
Susanne Souter – Merit
Digital All Grades Any subject – Monochrome

The BOOT
Michael Cherviakov – Merit
Digital All Grades Any subject – Monochrome

by Tim Porteous, June 24, 2020 Share:

Photo Opportunities – L’Étape Australia by Tour de France

L’Étape Australia by Tour de France is coming to the Illawarra and with it comes a plethora of fantastic photo opportunities.

The event is scheduled for Friday 27th and Saturday, 28th November 2020.

Areas included in the race route are Kiama, Kangaroo Valley, Jamberoo, Berry, Robertson, Fitzroy Falls and more. The race route map (for the Saturday) is available here.

Please note, this is not being organised as a Club outing. Rather, it is being brought to your attention as it may be of interest to you, to go along and do your own thing.

Information contained in this email is from the L’Étape Australia website, and the FAQs are here. Please check the website for details again, closer to the race date.

Enjoy!

by Ruth Brooks, June 16, 2020 Share:

Photography Group May 2020 Newsletter Published

Another month of COVID-19 Restrictions with self isolation at home and no opportunity to meet face-to-face. Yet our Club has continued to function with three meetings for our members; Presentation, Monthly Competition and the Coffee & Chat Morning Tea drawing members to socialise on line through Zoom Conferencing Meetings. Other Club meetings also continue to meet as scheduled.

This month’s Photography Group’s Newsletter covers the “Sharing Your Images, Through Audio Visuals”, Monthly Competition (Nature) and a sip of virtual coffee with a variety of discussions items.

The Club’s APS Challenge Cup Entries have been finalised and uploaded to the APS site. Thanks to everyone that supported the Club with their Pre-Selections entries, with the Club receiving 63 images from 20 members. Congratulations to those with images representing the Club.

At the current time it is expected that all of June’s Meetings will continue to be on-line using Zoom. However don’t forget to consult the Club’s Calendar and review all activities.

by Bruce Shaw, May 29, 2020 Share:

2020 APS Challenge Cup Pre-Selection Results now available

I am so pleased with the final selection made by the Team and you are now able to see how you went. Please visit the Clubs competition page :-

Look for APS Preselection

by Brian Harvey, May 28, 2020 Share:

Results for competitions in May 2020 Digital

There were 3 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in May 2020 Digital

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

A NEW START
Wayne Fulcher – Best In Section
All Grades – Set Subject – Nature

Hummingbird
Susanne Souter – Merit
All Grades – Set Subject – Nature

Seagull for Dinner_
Dawne Harridge – Merit
All Grades – Set Subject – Nature

by Tim Porteous, May 27, 2020 Share:

Results for competitions in May 2020 Print – Digital Judging

There were 10 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in May 2020 Print – Digital Judging

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Kestrel and Lizard 2
Susanne Souter – Best In Section
A Grade monochrome – Set Subject Nature Print

Bird On A Wire
Susanne Souter – Best In Section
A Grade colour – Set Subject Nature Print

Rough Waves
Alexander Dawson – Best In Section
B Grade colour – Set Subject Nature Print

Ice Meets Rock
Karen Childs – Best In Section
B Grade monochrome – Set Subject Nature Print

Mushrooms
Sue Martin – Merit
A Grade monochrome – Set Subject Nature Print

Dettifoss Falls
Jill Bartlett – Merit
A Grade monochrome – Set Subject Nature Print

Neon Cuckoo Bee
Sue Martin – Merit
A Grade colour – Set Subject Nature Print

A Family Affair
Ruth Brooks – Merit
A Grade colour – Set Subject Nature Print

Bee At Work
Cheryl Thompson – Merit
B Grade colour – Set Subject Nature Print

After The Bushfire
Tim Hoevenagel – Merit
B Grade monochrome – Set Subject Nature Print

by Tim Porteous, May 27, 2020 Share: