Category Archives: Competitions

External Comps Report 2018-19 III

External Comps Report: March 20, 2019 These are the results from competitions reported up until March, 2019. See the slideshow on Youtube CAPA Monochrome (Jan. 2019) – guest judge Richard Webber The club had a strong showing with a 6th place Merit award out of 41 clubs (252 images) with a score of 140.5. The… Read More »

External Comps Report II 2018-19

These are the external competition club results from late 2018 and early 2019. See the YouTube Video Lion’s Gate (Nov. 2018) This was a Nature competition (with editing) where 8 images were selected. The Victoria Camera club placed 1st out of 26 clubs with 205.5 points. The images (chosen from 44) were: Group Therapy –… Read More »

External Comps Report I

Results reported in 2018 The 2018 External competition year started off well, with 9 CAPA competitions, 10 PSA competitions and 5 additional competitions, for a total of 24 competitions. A busy year.. PSA Nature Round 1 (Oct., 2018) See the YouTube video. The year started out with PSA Nature, due for VCC members on October… Read More »

Eastwood: External Comps

This friendly competition between the Eastwood Photographic Society of Glasgow, Scotland and the Victoria Camera Club celebrated its twelfth anniversary in 2018. It was initiated by VCC former member Douglas Bain, who moved from Glasgow to Victoria. Each club submits thirty images, fifteen by novice/intermediate members and fifteen by advanced members to be evaluated by… Read More »

Lion’s Gate Celebration of Nature

In 2016 we came first in the eleventh annual edition of this important competition that is open to all camera clubs in BC and the Yukon – a hard act to follow! In 2017 we added to our impressive record by coming in second, scoring 198 points, one point behind the winning club. Over the… Read More »

PSA Interclub Digital Open

This is our first year of competing against other clubs in the US and other countries, and so far we are doing pretty well to say the least. One hundred and thirty clubs are divided into 5 groups, A, B, C, D and E. New clubs are automatically placed in Group E which consists of… Read More »

CAPA Merit for Dan Takahashi

Dan Takahashi’s image “The Moment” earned a CAPA Merit Award in October 2017 . He earned a third place overall, contributing to the VCC club entry in the CAPA Digital Fine Art Competition.

External Competitions Mid-year Report

Overview This is an ambitious year for the VCC with regard to External Competitions. We shall be entering nine CAPA competitions as well as the North Shore Challenge, the Lion’s Gate Celebration of Nature and the annual  VCC-Eastwood event. The big change this year is that we are also participating in two PSA (Photographic Society… Read More »