Apr
23
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Open (Mono Digital) @ Figtree Heights Public School
Apr 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Judge – Paul Spinelli

Subject – Open

NOTE: All entries in the “All Grades Digital” Section must be Monochrome

May
13
Mon
2024
Committee meeting @ Zoom
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
May
14
Tue
2024
Curator guided tour of the ‘The Shots’ Exhibition held by the State Library of NSW, Sydney. @ State Library of NSW Sydney
May 14 @ 5:30 pm

The Wollongong Camera Club will not be having its usual Guest Speaker in May 2024. Instead, Camera Club Members and Guests are invited to a personally guided tour of the ‘The Shots’ Exhibition held by the State Library of NSW, Sydney. 

Come and see 400 photographs, 200 photographers over 3 centuries with a private tour, given by Geoffrey Barker, Senior Curator, Collection, Acquisition and Curation. For those who are interested in staying on, there will be an informal Q & A session in the Library Bar after the tour.

Please RSVP to Sharon Knightly 

Contact Sharon or Sue Curtis for questions. 

LINK FOR MORE DETAILS 

Entry uploads due by 11.45pm for this month’s Photo Competition
May 14 @ 11:45 pm

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May
21
Tue
2024
Creative SIG : Really Red @ Zoom
May 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
May
28
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Australian Landscape @ Figtree Heights Public School
May 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Judge – Craig Parker

Subject – Australian Landscape

Jun
4
Tue
2024
Movie Makers: CCM Space Video Discussion @ Figtree Heights Public School Hall
Jun 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Bring your works in progress for critiquing.  Also a video recorded on your ” Smart Phone”;  can be edited on PC.

Jun
11
Tue
2024
JOINT MEMBER PRESENTATION on Underwater and Travel Photography @ Figtree Heights Primary School
Jun 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

An interesting evening where Sue Curtis, Sue Souter and Les Schumer get together to share their knowledge and mesmerise us with their exciting  stories and beautiful images taken on recent travel adventures.

Both Sue Curtis and Les will bring along their underwater Cameras for a show and tell segment.

An evening not to be missed.

 

 

Entry uploads due by 11.45pm for this month’s Photo Competition
Jun 11 @ 11:45 pm

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Jun
17
Mon
2024
Committee meeting @ Zoom
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jun
18
Tue
2024
Creative SIG: Impressionism @ Zoom
Jun 18 @ 7:30 pm
Jun
25
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Open @ Figtree Heights Public School
Jun 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Judge – Alan Hitchell

Subject – Open

Jul
9
Tue
2024
GUEST SPEAKER : Samuel Markham presenting on “Landscape Photography Composition” @ Figtree Heights Primary School
Jul 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Samuel is a self-taught landscape and wilderness Photographer from the South Coast.

Samuel says .. ” Photography entered his life in 2011, transforming the way he perceives the world and instilling in him a profound gratitude for nature’s intricate details that he once overlooked ” …

Samuel will be presenting on Landscape Photography Composition which will cover a range of different compositional techniques that he uses when framing landscape images.  His techniques range from basic to advanced.

Samuel will also briefly talk about his own photographic journey and his experience covering the ”  2019/2020 Black Summer Bushfires” and his work with Australian Geographic.

Samuel runs photographic workshops and at the conclusion of his presentation will give us a brief outline of his landscape photography workshops.

Entry uploads due by 11.45pm for this month’s Photo Competition
Jul 9 @ 11:45 pm

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Jul
15
Mon
2024
Committee meeting @ Zoom
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jul
16
Tue
2024
Creative SIG : TBA @ Zoom
Jul 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jul
23
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Set Subject “Panning Blur” @ Figtree Heights Public School
Jul 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Judge – Glen Samson

Subject – Panning Blur

Aug
13
Tue
2024
GUEST SPEAKER : Meredith Schofield “How to tell a visual story” @ Figtree Heights Primary School
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Entry uploads due by 11.45pm for this month’s Photo Competition
Aug 13 @ 11:45 pm

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Aug
17
Sat
2024
ILLAWARRA FAMILY HISTORY and HERITAGE FAIR (City Diggers Club) @ City Diggers Club
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Our Club will be represented at the Illawarra Family History and Heritage Fair to celebrate Family History month in  August and the diversity of cultural heritage in the Illawarra.

This Fair is being hosted by the Illawarra Family History Group Inc.

There will be representatives from many historical and heritage groups.

Note :  “Heritage includes places, values, traditions, events and experiences that capture where we’ve come from, where we are now and gives context to where we are headed as a community”.

Aug
19
Mon
2024
Committee meeting @ Zoom
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
27
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Open @ Figtree Heights Public School
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Judge – Colin Talbot

Subject – Open

Sep
10
Tue
2024
GUEST SPEAKER : Nathan Miller (details TBC) @ Figtreee Heights Primary School
Sep 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Entry uploads due by 11.45pm for this month’s Photo Competition
Sep 10 @ 11:45 pm

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Sep
12
Thu
2024
MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT RED POINT GALLERY (Bump in) @ Red Point Gallery
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sep
13
Fri
2024
MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT RED POINT GALLERY ( 12th to 18th September ) @ Red Point Gallery
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sep
14
Sat
2024
MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT RED POINT GALLERY ( 12th to 18th September ) @ Red Point Gallery
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sep
15
Sun
2024
MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT RED POINT GALLERY ( 12th to 18th September ) @ Red Point Gallery
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sep
16
Mon
2024
MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT RED POINT GALLERY ( 12th to 18th September) @ Red Point Gallery
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Committee meeting @ Zoom
Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
17
Tue
2024
MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT RED POINT GALLERY ( 12th to 18th September) @ Red Point Gallery
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:15 pm
Sep
18
Wed
2024
MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT RED POINT GALLERY – ( 12th to 18th September) @ Red Point Gallery
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sep
24
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Portrait @ Figtree Heights Public School
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Judge – Colin Talbot

Subject – Portrait

Oct
8
Tue
2024
Photo Group Guest Speaker: Andrew Murrell :: Shooting Storms @ Figtree Heights Public School Hall
Oct 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Entry uploads due by 11.45pm for this month’s Photo Competition
Oct 8 @ 11:45 pm

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Oct
21
Mon
2024
Committee meeting @ Zoom
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
22
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Open @ Figtree Heights Public School
Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Judge – TBA

Subject – Open

Nov
12
Tue
2024
Entry uploads due by 11.45pm for this month’s Photo Competition
Nov 12 @ 11:45 pm

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Nov
18
Mon
2024
Committee meeting @ Zoom
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
26
Tue
2024
Photography Group Competition – Urban Landscape @ Figtree Heights Public School
Nov 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Judge – TBA

Subject – Urban Landscape

Dec
3
Tue
2024
Movie Makers: Gala Night | Voting on the People’s Choice Awards @ Figtree Heights Public School Hall
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm
Dec
10
Tue
2024
Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation @ Wollongong Golf Club
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm
Photography Group Competition – Image Of The Year @ TBA
Dec 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Judge – Don Munro

Oct
24
Fri
2025
OLD COURTHOUSE EXHIBITION – Bump in
Oct 24 @ 11:15 am – 2:30 pm
Oct
25
Sat
2025
OLD COURTHOUSE EXHIBITION
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Oct
26
Sun
2025
OLD COURTHOUSE EXHIBITION
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm