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The Club is commencing all its meetings from February  2021 in the School Hall for the benefit of  financial members and  invited guests. The meetings will comply with our CoVid Plan to meet with the Health Department requirements. This will affect how the meeting is run.  Social distancing requires that a maximum of 36 seats will be available in the Hall. No refreshment facilities are available.

If you have any questions about the clubs activities and/or membership please use the contact button below and we will respond as soon as possible.


Photography Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm
Movie Makers Group meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm.

 

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Upcoming Events
Feb
2
Tue
2021
7:30 pm MM Audio-Visual of a holiday or ...
MM Audio-Visual of a holiday or ...
Feb 2 @ 7:30 pm
MM: Hot Spot – Members work in progress     Zoom meeting only
Feb
19
Fri
2021
6:30 pm Field Trip: ROLLER DERBY TRA...
Field Trip: ROLLER DERBY TRA...
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Wollongong Illawarra Roller Derby (WIRD) training session Contact Kaz Childs (photos@kazchilds.com) for more information.
Mar
12
Fri
2021
4:00 pm Field trip: MERRY BEACH KIOLOA
Field trip: MERRY BEACH KIOLOA
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm
This beautiful corner of the world has so much to see and photograph. Be warned – accommodation fills up fast for March, so don’t leave booking until the last minute! Come and enjoy a weekend[...]
Mar
16
Tue
2021
9:28 am MM: Waterways in Wollongong & Sh...
MM: Waterways in Wollongong & Sh...
Mar 16 @ 9:28 am
Hotspot; Members’ Works in Progress Topic : Waterways in Wollongong & Shellharbour LGAs.*
Mar
23
Tue
2021
7:30 pm PG : SET SUBJECT COMPETITION : ...
PG : SET SUBJECT COMPETITION : ...
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm
Nature photography is restricted to the use of the photographic process to depict all branches of natural history, except anthropology and archaeology in such a fashion that a well-informed person will be able to identifythe[...]
Mar
27
Sat
2021
8:45 am Field Trip: Forest & Falls in Bu...
Field Trip: Forest & Falls in Bu...
Mar 27 @ 8:45 am
Visit one of our local treasures and get in some exercise while you’re at it 😀 Please email photos@kazchilds.com for bookings and more information
Apr
6
Tue
2021
7:30 pm MM: Birds in flight
MM: Birds in flight
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm
Hot Spot – Members ‘ Works in Progress
Apr
18
Sun
2021
10:00 am Field Trip – Darkes Orchard Appl...
Field Trip – Darkes Orchard Appl...
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL – $12pp. A tractor-trailer tour of Glenbernie Orchard, pink lady apple picking, with plenty of time to take lots of pictures. Then, a short walk up to Maddens Falls lookout – flora and[...]
May
4
Tue
2021
7:30 pm MM: Making short clips for likes...
MM: Making short clips for likes...
May 4 @ 7:30 pm
Members ‘ Works in Progress Topic : Making short clips for likes on social media.
May
15
Sat
2021
9:00 am Field Trip: Strolling Historical...
Field Trip: Strolling Historical...
May 15 @ 9:00 am
For more information contact Kaz: photos@kazchilds.com
May
25
Tue
2021
7:30 pm PG: Set Subject: MINIMALISM Judg...
PG: Set Subject: MINIMALISM Judg...
May 25 @ 7:30 pm
Minimalist photography can be summarized in one quote by Leonardo da Vinci: “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Less is more. By stripping a photo down to the bare essentials, minimalist photographers show how powerful simplicity[...]
Jun
26
Sat
2021
10:00 am Field Trip: Winterfest
Field Trip: Winterfest
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am
Photograph a Medieval Fair at Hawkesbury Showfround. Foe more information contact Kaz: photos@kazchilds.com
Jul
6
Tue
2021
7:30 pm MM: Timelapse
MM: Timelapse
Jul 6 @ 7:30 pm
Review of Sequences from TV program – Members ‘ Works in Progress. Topic : Timelapse.
Jul
20
Tue
2021
7:30 pm Creative SIG: Gallery Discussion
Creative SIG: Gallery Discussion
Jul 20 @ 7:30 pm
Members will upload images to a My Photo Club gallery and they will be displayed and discussed by the photographer and the group. This is an opportunity to learn from each other.
Jul
27
Tue
2021
7:30 pm PG: Set Subject Competition AUST...
PG: Set Subject Competition AUST...
Jul 27 @ 7:30 pm
A photograph taken in Australia of natural land or coastal scenery, which may include people, buildings or other objects, provided that these elements do not dominate the photograph. Seascapes with no land do not fit[...]
Aug
3
Tue
2021
7:30 pm MM: Chroma Key with a difference
MM: Chroma Key with a difference
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm
Review of Sequences from TV program – Members ‘ Works in Progress Topic : Chroma Key with a difference.
Archives

Results for competitions in February Print

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

Helen Robinson – Best In Section
A Grade Mono Large Print

Helen Robinson – Merit
A Grade Colour Large Print

Monte Hunt – Best In Section
B Grade Colour Large Print

Kerry Gilmore – Best In Section
B Grade Mono Large Print

Brendon Parker – Best In Section
A Grade Colour Large Print

Tim Hoevenagel – Merit
B Grade Mono Large Print

Vivienne Noble – Merit
A Grade Mono Large Print

by Ruth Brooks, February 26, 2019

Results for competitions in February EDI

There were 4 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Elaine Duncan – Best In Section
Open Open Digital

Dawne Harridge – Merit
Open Open Digital

Tim Porteous – Merit
Open Open Digital

Vivienne Noble – Merit
Open Open Digital

by Ruth Brooks, February 26, 2019

Current Status of MyPhotoClub Version 2 – Saturday 16th Feb

This week has gone well and today one of the final processes has been tested and now active for new members. The Grading of new members who submit 6 entries and our Grading Panel assess and award the appropriate Grading to that member. Thanks to all the management Team for their help and patience.

One small step for Mankind – One giant leap for Wollongong Camera Club. Thanks to MyPhotoClub designer, Colin Woods.

by Brian Harvey, February 16, 2019

Current Status of MyPhotoClub Version 2

Well, things have progressed well with the upgrade.

You can now add your images to the 2019 Competitions. Be sure to look at the Tutorials that Bruce showed last meeting.

The 2019 Competition definitions are available from the Club Competitions, Rules and Documents Button on the Home Page.

Thanks for your patience and we look forward to a faster and more productive Competition year with this upgrade. Please review your profile details and ensure your information is up to date. Would be good to see a small image of yourself added as well.

More details will be posted as some new special features get added in the next few weeks .

by Brian Harvey, February 15, 2019

MyPhotoClub Version 2 Update as at 17:30 today

The update is currently being tested by the Software Team and things are looking good. We will advise you very soon when you can commence adding images. Please ensure to review the videos if you have any issues.

by Brian Harvey, February 13, 2019

MyPhotoClub Version 2 update is about to affect you

Hi All,

Please note that after the closing of the EDI competition  on Tuesday evening 12th Feb, the system will be unavailable for a few hours whilst the upgrade to the new MPC version 2 takes place on Wednesday 13th Feb.

This will affect us as the system will be unavailable to Members and Judges from Midnight for most of the day on Wednesday.  So please be understanding until Thursday. The Management/Competition Team will be checking the update through Wednesday as soon as it becomes available. 

Please take this opportunity to view the YouTube videos that Colin has prepared to see what you will need to do in the Competition entry etc..

This link will take you to two videos that you need to view.

How to login

Entering Competitions

Thanks for your understanding and by Thursday you will be able to add your images for the rest of the years competitions.

 

Thanks

Brian

by Brian Harvey, February 10, 2019