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During the current Covid  restrictions the Club is operating all its meetings online for the benefit of  financial members and  invited guests.

If you would like to join one of our online meetings as a visitor please use the contact button below at least 24 hours before the scheduled meeting time to request access.

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 and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm.

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Upcoming Events
Oct
25
Sun
2020
9:00 am Postponed Outing: Hang Gliding
Postponed Outing: Hang Gliding
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am
Postponed to 8 November Hang Gliding – Stanwell Park from 9.00am. Free. Contact Kaz for more info: photos@kazchilds.com or 0414 377 999. Outing_Invitation_2020_Hang-Gliding
Nov
8
Sun
2020
9:00 am Field Trip: HANG GLIDING STANWEL...
Field Trip: HANG GLIDING STANWEL...
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am
Hang Gliding – Stanwell Park from 9.00am. Free. Contact Kaz for more info: photos@kazchilds.com or 0414 377 999.
Nov
10
Tue
2020
7:00 pm Guest Speaker – Doug Carley
Guest Speaker – Doug Carley
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm
Topic: Tonal separation inclusing creating contrast
Recent Posts Archives

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

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
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Lunch Date_
Dawne Harridge – Best In Section
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Belinda
Alexander Dawson – Best In Section
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Nuts and Bolts
Ann Lamb – Best In Section
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LOCK MAKER
Colin Marshman – Merit
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National Park Glow
Dylan Tate – Merit
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Wait For Me
Joe Cremona – Merit
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MOSQUE
Colin Marshman – Merit
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Looking Up
Vivienne Noble – Merit
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Surf Stretch
Sue Martin – Merit
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Southern Old Lady Moth
Ann Lamb – Merit
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Morning on the River
Kerry Gilmore – Merit
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Railway line at Night
Cheryl Thompson – Merit
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The Holy Temple
Tim Hoevenagel – Merit
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by Tim Porteous, June 24, 2020

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

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