Category Archives: Frank Turner

The Frank Turner Award, represented by it accompanying trophy, is the most prestigious award given by the VCC.

Frank Turner Award 2020 – Richard Webber

The Frank Turner Award is the most prestigious award given by the Victoria Camera Club. The winners are accomplished photographers and are volunteers who have made a significant contribution to the Club over the years. The award was created in 1987 to honour Frank Turner, a long-time member of the Club. Frank Turner was an accomplished photographer… Read More »

Frank Turner Award 2019: Bobbie Carey

The strength of any organization is derived from the many hands holding up the weight, and certain members play more active roles than others. There are only two forms of currency that we can use to repay them for their contributions to our club: Recognition and Tradition. The tradition of presenting this special award dates… Read More »

Frank Turner Award Winner 2018: Pam Irvine

The Frank Turner Award was first presented in 1988. The idea was conceived by Diana Lockyer who suggested it as a way to commemorate the contributions made by Frank Turner (Vice President in 1970, and President in 1971 and 1972) during the many years of his membership in the Victoria Camera Club. Over and above… Read More »

Frank Turner Historic Award Winners

The Frank Turner Award, represented by its accompanying trophy, is the most prestigious award given by the VCC. This is a historic list of Frank Turner Award Recipients, going back to its inception.   Recipient Year Richard Webber 2019-20 Bobbie Carey 2018-19 Pam Irvine 2017-18 Mike Wooding 2016-17 Lois Burton 2015-16 Gail and Dan Takahashi 2014-15… Read More »

Frank Turner Award Winner 2017: Mike Wooding

The Victoria Camera Club’s highest award, the Frank Turner Trophy, shines a spotlight on a member, who exemplifies the spirit and commitment of this award through their distinctive service to the club and their demonstrated excellence in the art of photography. This year the Committee is pleased to recognize the outstanding achievements and contributions of… Read More »

Frank Turner Award Winner 2016: Lois Burton

A gilded Pentax camera, from the days of film, sits atop the Victoria Camera Club’s most prestigious award. The Frank Turner Trophy has been handed down from recipient to recipient over the decades since 1988 in honour of its namesake and to celebrate volunteer ser- vice to the VCC. It is through recognition and emulation… Read More »

Frank Turner Award Winner 2013: Garry Schaefer

The Frank Turner Trophy is the most prestigious award given by the VCC.  This award was created to honour Frank Turner, a long time member of the club.  Frank Turner was an accomplished photographer who won many awards for his art, but he was also an important and vital member of this club in several… Read More »