Category Archives: News

New Photographers Gallery

The gallery is pleased to welcome back wildlife photographer Nancy Brown-Schembri and her exhibit “Wild and Free II”  from Friday April 30 until Saturday May 22. For Nancy, “wildlife photography is about making a connection with the subject and capturing the eyes of the animals or their natural behaviour.”   Alan Peter Kohut’s exhibit “Etched in Wood” also continues until Saturday May 15.  … Read More »

VCC President’s Message – April 2021

April signifies a time of renewal. For us, on south Vancouver Island, spring flowers are popping up everywhere. Although at the time that I am writing this we are unable to arrange field trips to find these beauties, I still encourage you to get out into the fresh air yourselves and explore the many places… Read More »

Sooke Fine Arts Show 2021

A Message from Sooke Fine Arts Society Hello dear artists, Who would have believed that we would be here again, a whole year later, facing the same difficult decision? After much considered discussion, the Sooke Fine Arts Society has decided that hosting the show online in 2021 is the right thing to do for the… Read More »

2021 North Shore Challenge Win!

Victoria Camera Club won the 2021 North Shore Photographic Challenge Trophy on Saturday March 6th! Our 6 images garnered 144 points, an average score of 24 which was very high. Second place was Chung Ai Photographic Society with 142.5. Third place was Pacific Digital Photography Club with 140.5 The Challenge is open theme. The 37th Annual… Read More »

Toronto Salon winners

127th Toronto International Salon of Photography Each year the External Comps committee encourages VCC members to consider entering an competition as an individual outside of the club. There are several options for members: CAPA (Canadian Association for Photographic Art), The Red River Ex (cancelled for 2020) and the Toronto International Salon of Photograph held each… Read More »

Lion’s Gate Celebration of Nature win by VCC

The Victoria Camera Club (VCC) won the 2020 Lion’s Gate Celebration of Nature photographic competition held this past November. We beat 23 other clubs from BC and the Yukon who submitted a total of 191 images. The Lion’s Gate Celebration of Nature Photographic Competition is one of the premier natural history contests held in Canada.… Read More »

2021 North Shore Challenge

37th Annual North Shore Photographic Challenge SATURDAY MARCH 6, 2021 On Line – Keynote Speaker 4 PM (TBD), Evening Program 7 PM Dear Fellow Photographers: For the past 36 years the North Shore Photographic Society has been hosting the North Shore Photographic Challenge, an event attended by approximately 300 photographers, families and friends. Thirty photography… Read More »