Program

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SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
WELCOME NIGHT
• An evening of mingling with club members while
enjoying a light refreshment.
• Tonight will include an overview of WCC program
and what the club is all about.
• Introduction of the new Executive.
• Announcement of the New 2017/2018 Contests.
• Cancer Service Awards will be presented.

SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
DO YOU HAVE EVERYTHING IN YOUR
CAMERA BAG THAT YOU NEED?

Guest Speaker: Ted McLauchlin
The essentials, helpful accessories and how to pack
them, a fun look at what we really need and options to
carry them for a successful on location photo adventure.
Ted will explore the latest in camera accessories and
how to bring them along without a Sherpa.

OCTOBER 4, 2017
WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY and Gadgets
Guest Speaker: Paul Brewer
Come hear the ins and outs of wildlife photography.
Paul spends every spare hour shooting wildlife, mainly
birds.

OCTOBER 18, 2017
TECHNIQUES TO ENHANCE YOUR PHOTOGRAPHY
Guest Speaker: Russ Salamon
Join us as we learn techniques for Commercial and
Still Life Photography.

NOVEMBER 1, 2017
HANDS-ON NIGHT
Macro and lighting will be demonstrated.
Bring your camera and manual.

NOVEMBER 15, 2017
PHOTOGRAPHY with DRONES
Guest Speakers: John Sutherland and Mike Rozand
They will be introducing photographing with a drone
and showing the equipment you will need.
CONTEST #1 DEADLINE – Forest Floors & Open

NOVEMBER 29, 2017
RESULTS NIGHT – CONTEST #1
Listen to critiques on how to improve your photography.
• After the critiques it will be an open discussion on the
images submitted. This will be a learning session.

DECEMBER 6, 2017
CHRISTMAS POTLUCK DINNER
Join us for an evening full of Christmas Spirit and enjoy
a delicious Potluck Dinner, starting at 6:00 pm.
Located at the Emmanuel Reformed Church, Woodstock
The club will take a Winter Break

JANUARY 3, 2018
MEMBER’S SHOWCASE
Photographers will share their images and talk about
their experiences. Members will be involved in an
interactive slide show of photography.

JANUARY 17, 2018
VIDEO PHOTOGRAPHY
Do you have capability on your camera and never used
it? This evening will open a new way of taking photos.
• CONTEST #2 DEADLINE –
Unusual Angles/Perspectives & Open

JANUARY 31, 2018
RESULTS NIGHT CONTEST #2
Learn as you view the contest images and hear the judges’
comments. A great way to learn photography.
• After the critiques it will be an open discussion on the
images submitted. This will be a learning session

FEBRUARY 14, 2018
MEMBER’S SHOWCASE
Photographers will share their images and talk about
their experiences. Members will be involved in an
interactive slide show of photography.

FEBRUARY 28, 2018
LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY
Guest Speaker: Bill Hall
There is a photographic world when it comes to
landscapes – colour, texture and just tremendous beauty.
Bill will give tips on how to take landscape pictures
along with a video of his & Deb’s adventures

MARCH 14, 2018
MEMBER’S SHOWCASE
Members will share their photography and
talk about their experiences. Members will be involved
in an interactive slide show of photography.
CONTEST #3 DEADLINE –
Old Paint/Rust & Open
•• PHOTO ART CONTEST DEADLINE

MARCH 28, 2018
RESULTS NIGHT CONTEST #3
Listen to critiques on how to improve your photography.
• After the critiques it will be an open discussion on the
images submitted. This will be a learning session.
Viewing of the Photo Art Images. Members created
a piece of art from one of their images using digital
adjustments. Winners will be announced at the Gala.

APRIL 11, 2017
SINGLE EXPOSURE ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY
plus BASIC NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY &
STAR TRAILS
Guest Speaker: Mike Kukucska
Have you wanted improve your night photography and
learn how to do star trails?

APRIL 25, 2018
Annual General Meeting
MEMBER’S SHOWCASE
Photographers will share their images and talk about
their experiences. Members will be involved in an
interactive slide show of photography.

MAY 9, 2018
BUTTERFLIES AND DRAGONFLIES
Guest Speaker: Scott Simons
Morning photographers are out with their cameras early.
Come see what Scott has found on his morning outings.

MAY 23, 2018
Year End Gala
This evening is the WCC Awards Night to honour our
Contests and Photo Art Winners – you won’t want to
miss this evening!
Come out and support your fellow photographers.
Door Prizes and Member’s Draws.
Gala Contest Theme is ‘CANADA 150″

– Meetings –
Every other Wednesday, 7:00 – 9:00 pm.
At the Quality Hotel & Suites, Woodstock
Guest Speaker Nights – $10.00 fee for non-members

 


2016/17 Contest Topics


CONTEST #
1
•Forest Floors
•Open


CONTEST #2
•Unusual Angles/Perspectives
•Open


CONTEST #3
•Old Paint/Rust
•Open


Wilson Johnston Senior
PHOTO ART CONTEST
•Open

Area Competition –