Category Archives: President’s Message

News and messages from the VCC President

VCC President’s Message – March 2019

Goodbye Winter, Hello Spring: as we head into March, we have Spring to look forward to. This means there will be more flowers and trees blooming and the grass will start to grow again. There will be spring flower field trips popping up as the flowers are discovered and I know our new workshop committee… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – February 2019

In trying to decide what my message for this month was going to be I discovered that this year marks the Victoria Camera Club’s 75thyear, a Diamond Anniversary. VCC was formed in 1944 by the union of the Victoria Photographic Society (est. 1941) and the Civil Service Camera Club with 45 members in total. Initially… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – January 2019

Happy New Year! The new year means different things to different people. Are you someone who makes resolutions? For me, it means I can start fresh and set some learning goals for my photography. Learning about photography is important to me. Developing my skills as a photographer is even more important. One of the most… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – December 2018

Our annual Christmas celebration is on December 6th. This is a time for us to unwind and mingle with other members who we have not seen in a while. I am always happy to see the camaraderie that occurs during our gatherings and I am looking forward to this year’s event through the eyes of… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – November 2018

I am grateful this year to be working with an exceptional group on the executive. Our executive structure gives us a strong foundation on which to build, and we are always looking for innovative and creative ideas that have a positive impact on our club. We are also always looking for new people to join… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – May-June, 2018

The candles on my birthday cakes have been growing ever more dense, like the pixels on the sensors of modern digital cameras. Time to take a quick look back at my first message as VCC president (Close-Up, May-June, 2016). A couple of themes were on my mind: what was the underlying nature of the Club… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – April, 2018

The lifeblood that pulses through a healthy club’s veins involves both the “gives” and the “takes” which arise among its members. As you read this message, I will rapidly be approaching the culmination of my time as your president and my thoughts will be focused on my hopes for the health of the VCC in… Read More »