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 one’s photographic skills.

Visitors are welcome and age is not a barrier. Check out our Calendar and 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.


About Us

We meet 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 0457 415598. Leave a message if it is not picked up and we will answer ASAP.

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Upcoming Events
Dec
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2019
all-day SCHOOL HOLIDAYS
SCHOOL HOLIDAYS
Dec 21 2019 – Jan 27 2020 all-day
 
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2020
10:00 am CLUB OUTING – CHINESE NEW YEAR F...
CLUB OUTING – CHINESE NEW YEAR F...
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location :  Forest Road Hurstville –  mostly in the one way area past Westfield and the train station. Activity :  Parade, Lion dance, food stalls, Dragon dance Transport :  Train from Wollongong to Hurstville.  Driving[...]
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6:00 pm CLUB OUTING – Unanderra Velodrom... @ Unanderra Velodrome
CLUB OUTING – Unanderra Velodrom... @ Unanderra Velodrome
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet at the Canteen in the ‘southwest’ corner by 6.00 pm.  If you arrive late, make sure that you locate Kaz and sign on. What to take :  Tripod,  Remote,  Torch, extra charged battery, water[...]
Recent Posts Archives

MOVIE MAKER’s MEETING – Tue 2nd July, 2019 – DaVINCI RESOLVE 15 EDITING OVERVIEW/WORKSHOP

A great opportunity for members who are interested in learning about the wonderful new FREE video editing software that offers a variety of tools for professional video editing and colour grading along with a built-in visual effects tool set and robust audio editor.

In order to learn more about this amazing software, make sure that you attend the Movie Maker’s Meeting on Tuesday 2nd July at the School Hall at 7.30 pm. This is not just a Movie Maker Group Meeting, but a Meeting for all members who are interested in video making.

More detail is available on the Club’s website Calendar.

Dawne Harridge (Secretary)

by Dawne Harridge, June 30, 2019

PHOTOGRAPHY GROUP’S JUNE 2019 NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED

The Photography Group’s June 2019 Monthly Newsletter is now available on the website. Did you attend the Holiday Travel Presentations or any of the other meetings in June? Read about what’s coming up with FCC’s 2019 Interclub and Member Training. I ask all members to take the time to read this Newsletter

by Bruce Shaw, June 28, 2019

Results for competitions in June Print

There were 18 entries that gained our highest award(s).

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

Elaine Duncan – Merit
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

Susanne Souter – Merit
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

Tim Porteous – Best In Section
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

Vivienne Noble – Merit
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

Barry Daniel – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Colin Marshman – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Jill Bartlett – Best In Section
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Dawne Harridge – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Brendon Parker – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Ruth Brooks – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Susanne Souter – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Tim Porteous – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Paul Charlier – Merit
B Grade Open Colour Large Print

Jim Ollis – Merit
B Grade Open Colour Large Print

Raymond Clack – Best In Section
B Grade Open Colour Large Print

Karen Childs – Merit
B Grade Open Mono Large Print

Raymond Clack – Best In Section
B Grade Open Mono Large Print

Alexander Dawson – Merit
B Grade Open Mono Large Print

by Ruth Brooks, June 25, 2019

Results for competitions in June EDI

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

Karen Childs – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Ann Lamb – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Tim Porteous – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Joseph Baez – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Vivienne Noble – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Carolyn Womsley – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Tim Hoevenagel – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Clara Soedarmo – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Raymond Clack – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Matt Dawson – Best In Section
All Grades Open Digital

by Ruth Brooks, June 25, 2019

Competitions in June Print are closing soon!

Competitions in June Print will close Saturday, 22nd June 2019, 11:45 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • A Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • A Grade Open Mono Large Print
  • B Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • B Grade Open Mono Large Print

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, June 20, 2019

PHOTO GROUP “CAMERA CRAFT WORKSHOP” Tue.18th JUNE 2019

Tuesday June 18th 7.30 pm., at the School Hall… This Workshop is the first of three which is being held in order to address specific issues being experienced by our newer members. The next two will follow on 16th July and 20th August respectively.

This workshop will cover the basic skills required to understand your Camera, thereby covering the various modes, when, how and why they are used, what is best for certain compositions and depth of field.

We will also cover Exposure, Aperture, Shutter Speeds and ISO and how they inter-relate.

Please bring your Camera, fully charged batteries, Camera Manual and an open mind.

The workshop will run for approximately one hour, depending on the Group’s requirements. There will be time for questions and answers.

It would be appreciated if you could please indicate your attendance by way of an email to : secretary@wollongongcameraclub.com

NOTE : This workshop is strictly for Camera Club Members. Visitors are welcome, however a fee of $35.00 would be payable.

Thank you.

Dawne Harridge (Secretary)

by Dawne Harridge, June 13, 2019

MOVIE MAKERS’ JULY 2019 NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED

In this edition there is a report on the 29th Combined Video Clubs meeting at Bomaderry, a Club Outing to Callemondah, a tech evening with Brian Harvey and the Group’s Mid-Year Competition. Who won the coveted 1st Place? Connect to the Club’s website (Newsletters) and download your copy of the Movie Makers July Newsletter that is hot off the press.

by Bruce Shaw, June 9, 2019

Competitions in June EDI are closing soon!

Competitions in June EDI will close Tuesday, 11th June 2019, 11:45 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades Open Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, June 9, 2019

PHOTOGRAPHY GROUP’S MAY 2019 NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED

The Photography Group’s May 2019 Monthly Newsletter is now available on the website. Did you attend Steen Barnes’ Presentation or missed the May Monthly Competition with guest judge Philip Ramsden? Read about our members’ successes at FCC’s 2019 Topshot, who were selected to represent the club in the 2019 Australian Cup Challenge and what did happen on the Bermagui Photo Trip? I encourage all members to take the time to read this Newsletter

by Bruce Shaw, June 3, 2019