Volunteer at Victoria Classic Boat Festival

They are looking for a photographer to take pictures of the Festival over the Labour Day Weekend (August 31 – September 2) in Victoria’s Inner Harbour. The photographs would be used by the Museum, for promotional and education purposes, with full credit to the photographer. In previous years, a volunteer photographer photographed boats in the… Read More »

Opportunity to Showcase Your Work

VCC has been contacted by the photo lab manager of Saanich Centre London Drugs. They have a program called “Local Inspirations”, featuring local photographers and artists. They hang four or five 24×36″ prints in their store and feature the photographer on their Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages. Displayed photographs may be sold. What you do:… Read More »

CAPA Opportunity to Photograph BC Lions

Lynda Miller, CAPA Director Pacific Zone, has invited all VCC members who are CAPA members or interested in becoming CAPA members, to do some sports photography at the BC Lions game on September 22nd. The Lions will play the Hamilton Tigercats. Photograph the BC Lions Summer is here and we have been offered an opportunity… Read More »

Enjoy the Art and Meet the Artists

Two Victoria Camera Club members, Linda Angelo and Patrick Haney, have teamed with another photographer, Michael Lawrence, to display their work at the Moka Coffee House (345 Cook Street). Their images will be on display from July 1-31, 2018. A meet and greet will be held on Thursday, July 5th from 5-7 pm. Please reference… Read More »

Contest Winners

The VCC External Competitions committee encouraged club members to submit images to the Red River EX 2018 Photo Salon competition. The exhibition is on from June 15-24, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The results are in: View Winning Photos Congratulations to all of the winners, and especially to a couple of Victoria Camera Club members, on their… Read More »

Internal Competition Themes for 2018 – 2019

September: Water – We encourage something other than a water landscape from the photographer’s library. Suggestions include: water drops, rainbows in a sprinkler, shooting an item shot through or submerged in water, rain, reflections in wet pavement. The possibilities are endless. October: People at an Event – An image portraying people at an event, not… Read More »

Cim MacDonald’s Exhibit

The extraordinary nature photography of award-winning local artist Cim MacDonald is on view at the Cowichan Valley Museum in Duncan, BC from May 31st until November 1st. Cim is a Victoria Camera Club member, a very accomplished photographer, and teacher at Coast Collective. She is also a CAPA judge and has published books. In her… Read More »

Laurie McDonald’s Exhibition

Laurie A. McDonald is presenting her photography show: “From a Different Perspective” at the Metropolis Photo Gallery (102-864 Pembroke Street, Victoria) starting May 22 – May 31st: Monday to Thursday 2 – 6 pm Saturday and Sunday 2 – 4pm Contact: Laurie McDonald

News Photography Show

Outstanding news photography show comes to the Cowichan Valley The Cowichan Valley Arts Council (CVAC) is hosting a national photo exhibit, Best Pictures of the Year May 10 “ June 6, representing the award winners and finalists picked by the News Photographers Association of Canada (NPAC website ). The 42 pieces represent the best images… Read More »

VCC 2018 President’s Awards

VCC 2018 President’s Awards – Remarks made during the Annual Awards Meeting, May 3, 2018 As I prepared for this years awards, the name Ed Moniz was top of mind. We know Ed, today, as a guru of B&W photography, a writer of informative articles for Close-Up, and a dedicated workshop leader. But I am… Read More »