2017 Program

Meeting time –  7.30 for 8pm start
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Tue 17 Outing to National Maritime Museum
Wed 01 Social Night: Subject – “Illusion”
Wed 08 Committee Meeting
Wed 15 Presentation: Len Brown- Sydney Harbour International
“You too can do it”
Sat 18 Workshop: Evaluating your images – Susan Buchanan and Prof Des Crawley
Opening day for 2017 Portfolio Group
Sun 19 Outing: Penrith White Water Rafting Stadium
“Australian Open Canoe Slalom”
MARCH 2017
Wed 01 Image Review night
Facilitator: Len Brown
Sat 04 Outing to Mardi Gras
Pre-parade assembly in Hyde Park
Sat 11 New members meeting
1:00pm at the home of Susan Buchanan
Wed 15 Open Competition. Judge: Michael Smyth
17-19 Weekend away- Bathurst
APRIL 2017 
Wed 05 Open Competition. Judge: Peita Ward
Wed 12 Committee Meeting
Wed 19 Presentation: Alfonso Calero
“Environmental Portraiture”
Sun 30 Outing to Thirlmere Trainworks
Commencement of Photo Rally
MAY 2017 
All May Photo Rally – “Railways”
Wed 03 Presentation: Luke Tscharke
“Starry Nights”
Wed 17 Presentation: Brett Patman
“The Lost Collective”
Mon22 Outing: Astrophotography field trip with Luke Tscharke. Turimetta.
JUNE 2017 
Wed 07 Image Review Night: We respond to Alfonso Calero’s assignment
Sat 10 New members meeting
Wed 14 Committee Meeting
Wed 21 Presentation: Meredith Schofield
“Hybrid Shooting, Workflow and Challenge”
Sun 25 Outing: Rocks/Quay (late afternoon – mid evening)
JULY 2017 
Wed 05 Image Review Night
Wed 19 Members’ Presentation Evening
Judging of Photo Rally
Bathurst Audiovisual
Sun 23 Wildlife Photographer of the year Exhibition at Maritime Museum, and Darling Harbour
Wed 02 Competition: Meeting Meredith’s Challenge
Wed 09 Committee Meeting
Wed 16 Presentation: Steve Mullarkey
“From RAW to Riveting”
Sat 19 Portfolio Workshop
Tues 05 AV Challenge Presentation Night at Hornsby Heights Camera Club
Wed 06 Open Competition. Judge: Malcolm Fackender
Sat 23 Outing: Glenworth Valley
Wed 27 Interclub: Lane Cove plus Mosman visiting NCP – Topic: Atmosphere
Wed 04 Creative Competition. Judge: Jim Crew
Wed 11 Committee Meeting
Wed 18 Presentation: Peter Eastway
22-28 Week away: Mystery Bay, NSW South Coast
Wed 01 Annual General Meeting
Open Competition. Judge: Dr Roy Killen
Wed 08 Committee Meeting
Wed 15 Presentation: Portfolios
Sat 18 Outing: Newtown
Wed 06 Gala Night: Top Shot, Point Score winners,
End of Year celebration



Wed 03 Social Night: Subject – “Same but Different”
Wed 10 Committee Meeting
Wed 17 Presentation: Valerie Martin – “Travel photography – Tips and Tricks”
Sun 21 Outing: Wiseman’s Ferry

MARCH 2016

Wed 02 Competition: Open – Judge: Meredith Schofield
Wed 16 Presentation: Peter Elfes – “The Green Desert”- cancelled
Sun 20 Outing: Paddington Reservoir Gardens

APRIL 2016

Wed 06 Competition: Open – Judge: John Slaytor
Wed 13 Committee Meeting
Wed 20 Presentation: Alfonso Calero – “How to Take Control of Texture”
Weekend 29-01 Weekend Away – Norah Head

MAY 2016

Sun 01-Tue 31 Photo Rally – “Markets”
Wed 04 “Image Review Night #1” – Facilitator Steve Mullarkey
Mini competition:  “May the Fourth be with you”
Wed 18 Presentation: Luke Tscharke – “Award winning photography”
Sun 22 Outing: Flemington markets – Organiser : John Chapman

JUNE 2016

Wed 01 Competition: Set Subject “Texture challenge” – Judge: Alfonso Calero
Wed 08 Committee Meeting
Wed 15 Members’ Presentation Night
Sat 18th Outing: Workshop – “Evaluating your images” – Susan Buchanan

JULY 2016

Wed 06 Competition: Open – Judge: Len Metcalf
Wed 20 Presentation: Peter Elfes – “The Green Desert”
Judging of Photo Rally images
Sun 24 Outing: Banks Peninsula – Organiser : Don Gould


Wed 03 “Image Review Night #2” – Facilitator Michael Smyth
Wed 10 Committee Meeting
Wed 17 Presentation: Norths Photographic Society
Sat 20 Workshop #2: Raw processing, bracketing and blending – Facilitator Steve Mullarkey


Wed 07 Competition: Set subject -“Environment” –  Judge: Len Brown
Thur 08 3 Way Inter club night at Lane Cove. Topic: “Environment”
Wed 21 Presentation: David Knight – “Creative Portraiture”
Sun 25 Outing: Vaucluse House and Parsley Bay walk –  Organiser : Jennifer Gordon


Wed 05 Creative Photography Competition – Judge: Allan Coker
Wed 12 Committee Meeting
Wed 19 Presentation: Mike Stacey – “Portraiture – Beyond the Nude”
Weekend 21-23 Weekend Away: Goulburn


Wed 02 Annual General Meeting
Competition: Open – Judge: Des Crawley
Wed 09 Committee Meeting
Wed 16 Presentation: Michael Snedic – “A Celebration of 20 Years as a Wildlife and Nature Photographer”
Sun 20 Outing: North Head – Organiser: John Chapman


Wed 07 End of year celebration night with 2016 Topshot selection and award


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