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Stunning praise from a respected VAPS judge Paul RobinsonThe August competition saw Jim Hancock receive tremendous praise for her image of 'Misty Dawn'.
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Welcome to the Wodonga / Albury Camera Club Website
We are an Australian Camera Club located on the border of Victoria and New South Wales on
the banks of the mighty Murray River, and comprising members from both sides of the border.
WACC Annual Exhibition
Our Exhibition is now under way at the Gigs Gallery on the Causeway and will run until Sunday the 4th of Septemebr.The Official Opening Night is Thursday 11th August from 6.30 PM. Click here to download the information flyer.
The August Meeting
Numbers were down a little for this winters night meeting. The competition for the night was 'Open Subject' and our VAP's Judge was Lisa Law.
Vicki Cain was the winner of the Photographic Challenge which was 'Macro', which gave us all the opportunity of practising this area of photography.
Neville Bartlett gave an informative demonstration on the Spyder Monitor Calibration System, and the 'Around the Club' segment was beautifully presented by Monika King.
It was Great to see Garry Pearce, and we welcome Bernie Rosser back at the club after a rehabilitation from illness.
Members are reminded that images are due in September is 'Set Subject: Shoot From Above'.
Congratulation to all the winners and place getters for both competitions!
Use the button above or click on the Competition Images Tab to view all the place winning images.The Competition winners were:
- Colour Print Advance: Wendy Slater
- Colour Print: Attilia Heath
- Monochrome Print: Kaye Kennedy
- EDIA: Advance: Neville Bartlett
- EDI: Graeme Milsome
Victorian Association of Photographic Societies Convention 2016
Wodonga/Albury Camera Club proudly hosted the 2016 V.A.P.S convention from Friday the 3rd of June to Monday the 7th of June at the Albury Commercial Club.
The convention was well attended by people near and far, and it showcased an outstanding range of Prints, EDI Images and AV presentations.
The convention commenced with a traditional welcome to country (Darren Wighton), followed by a warm welcome by Henk van de Ven (Albury Mayor), followed by Ian Rolfe (VAPS President), and Brian Paatsch (Convention Chairman).
Guest speakers were: Ian Rolf (The Amplified Landscape), David Anderson (War Stories), Mark Galer (Creative Workflow using Adobe Lightroom), Steve Axford (The Wonderful World of Fungi) and David Taylor (Shooting from Above). WACC Volunteers made their friendly service available at the reception desk.
Mark Slater, David Woolcock and Neville Bartlett joined forces and guided conference delegates around a wet and cold Kremur St Wetlands, whilst Louise Peacock and Brian Paatsch led an photo shoot down the main street of Albury.
On the Monday there was a guided tour of MAMA Art Gallery and photoshoots at the Ettamogah Pub and the Jindera Pioneer Museum.
From top left: Darren Wighton, Henk van de Ven, Ian Rolfe, Brian Paatsch and the Exhibition.
The Paatsch Shield Challenge 2015
This competition is held between the Benalla and Wodonga/Albury Camera Clubs each year, with the host club choosing the date, location and theme.
Both clubs meet for the photo shoot, then each club chooses 12 images to represent the club. The hosting club then sends all the EDI images to a judge for scoring.
'Wagner's Pioneer Store, Jindera' was the location with the theme being 'Pioneer' and took place in July. The presentation is to be held in September at Wangaratta.
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