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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PHOTOGRAPHY GROUP’S AUGUST 2019 NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED

The Photography Group’s August 2019 Monthly Newsletter is now available only via this link. It has been a full month with regular meetings, the last Winter Workshop and the FCC 2019 Interclub Preselections. I ask all members to take the time to read this Newsletter.

by Bruce Shaw, September 4, 2019

Results for competitions in August Print

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 August Print

Beyond the storm
Matt Dawson – Best In Section
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

The Market Man
Helen Robinson – Best In Section
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Cairo Markets
Paul Charlier – Best In Section
B Grade Open Colour Large Print

The Coral Tree
Paul Charlier – Best In Section
B Grade Open Mono Large Print

butterfly10
Brendon Parker – Merit
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

Tori
Tim Porteous – Merit
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

Petals_
Dawne Harridge – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Old and Worn
Elaine Duncan – Merit
A Grade Open Mono Large Print

Sunrise at Flagstaff Hill
Clara Soedarmo – Merit
B Grade Open Colour Large Print

the bridge
Jim Ollis – Merit
B Grade Open Mono Large Print

by Ruth Brooks, August 27, 2019

Results for competitions in August EDI

There were 9 entries that gained our highest award(s).

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

WA COAST
Colin Marshman – Best In Section
All Grades Open Digital

Waiting for the Wind
Brian Harvey – Best In Section
All Grades Open Digital

Waiting
Jill Bartlett – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

The Quarry Wall
Dylan Tate – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

the Hibiscus
Kerry Gilmore – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Egret Flying 2
Susanne Souter – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Honeyeater
Carolyn Womsley – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Oh No
Vivienne Noble – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

The Yawn
Tim Porteous – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

by Ruth Brooks, August 27, 2019

Competitions in August Print are closing soon!

Competitions in August Print will close Saturday, 24th August 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, August 22, 2019

CAMERA CRAFT WORKSHOP Tuesday, 20th August, 2019.

Our last Camera Craft Workshop for the Winter Season will be held at the Figtree Heights Primary School Hall on Tuesday 20th August, 2019 at 7.30 pm with a finish hopefully no later than 9.00 pm.

This workshop will cover Camera Care (externally and internally) and Long/Timed Exposure with a practical session and critiquing.

What to Bring :

Camera plus Camera Bag

Fully charged batteries including spares

Spare Cards,

Remote release (essential)

Tripod (essential)

Visitors are welcome, however a Fee of $35.00 will apply.

Thank you.

Dawne Harridge (Secretary)

by Dawne Harridge, August 16, 2019

Final Reminder: All FCC 2019 Interclub Print Entrants

All advised Print Entrants please note:

Your Printed Entry required Tuesday, August 13th 2019.

Please ensure that your entry meets the FCC’s Specifications, that the Entry Label sent to you is attached correctly and is at the Club on Tuesday Night.

These Prints will be packed and sent to FCC on Wednesday August 14th 2019

Thank you for your assistance.

by Bruce Shaw, August 11, 2019

Competitions in August EDI are closing soon!

Competitions in August EDI will close Tuesday, 13th August 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, August 11, 2019

PHOTOGRAPHY GROUP’S JUNE 2019 NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED

The Photography Group’s July 2019 Monthly Newsletter is now available on the website. It has been a packed month with regular meetings, Camera Craft Skills Workshop and a Social Evening. Include into the mix the FCC 2019 Interclub , Greenacres M2M Challenge that has kept us all on the hop. Our congratulations to Sue Souter LAPS for her first Photographic Honours. I ask all members to take the time to read this Newsletter

by Bruce Shaw, August 1, 2019

Competitions in NSW FCC InterClub selection are closing soon!

Competitions in NSW FCC InterClub selection will close Friday, 26th July 2019, 11:59 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades Open Colour Large Print
  • All Grades Open Mono Large Print
  • All Grades Nature Large Print
  • All Grades Open Colour Digital
  • All Grades Open Mono Digital
  • All Grades Nature Digital
  • All Grades Creative Digital
  • All Grades Australian Landscape/Seascape Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, July 24, 2019

Results for competitions in July EDI

There were 11 entries that gained our highest award(s).

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

Sunrise at Bermagui
Sue Martin – Best In Section
All Grades Open Digital

The Cave Awakening
Dylan Tate – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

ULURU SUNRISE
Colin Marshman – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

EARLY MORNING PARKING LOT
Monte Hunt – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

EARLY MORNING CRUISING
Wayne Fulcher – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

St Petersburg First Light
Paul Charlier – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Orange Glow
Elaine Duncan – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Rolling In_
Dawne Harridge – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

First Light
Carolyn Womsley – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Sunrise Over The Sheds
Vivienne Noble – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

Golden, Misty Dawn with Tree
Matt Dawson – Merit
All Grades Open Digital

by Ruth Brooks, July 23, 2019