VCC President’s Message – March, 2018

Membership in the Victoria Camera Club has been stable near 250 in recent years, a threshold considerably above those of a decade earlier. What has attracted you to our club and what has held your interest? Fair to say, I believe, that the breadth and depth of our programs and the enthusiasm of our fellow… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – February, 2018

My apologies for the delay in posting this one, which now accompanies my message for March. Help! The assignment of writing a message to be delivered a month later, for February, comes at an awkward time. The festivities of the season are scarcely behind us. Meetings at Norway House and other venues have just resumed.… Read More »

March Presenters

Creating Stronger Travel Images: Photographing Life & People Presenters Night – March 8, 2018 Guest Speakers: Ted & Evelyn Nodwell Topic:  Have more fun and bring home more dynamic images by overcoming some of the perceived difficulties of photographing people during your travels.  Website: nodwell.zenfolio.com As an anthropologist, Evelyn Nodwell loves photographing people, life and culture,… Read More »

CAPA Pacific Zone Print Challenge

Wow….are we good or what? 🙂  17 clubs participated in this challenge with 151 entries.  Each print was valued out of 10 points by 4 judges. GOLD METAL       VICTORIA CAMERA CLUB    318 POINTS Silver Medal      Chung Ai Photographic Society of Vancouver   311 points Bronze Medal      West Vancouver Seniors Photography Club     305 points… 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 »

Photography Shows

A few things about town that you might like to attend. (check back as this list will be updated frequently) Steve Smith and Leah Gray print show “West Coast Nature” at the Oak Bay Library (1442 Monterey Ave) for January and February, 2018. Wayne Swanson with have a display of his photos and paintings at Township Coffee Company for a… Read More »

Laurie McDonald’s Print Show

Laurie McDonald print show: “From a Different Perspective“ is running at the Cook Street Villiage Serious Coffee, 230 Cook Street from January 2nd – 31st

VCC’s 2018 Print Show

The VCC’s 2018 Print Show will open to the public on Friday, April 20 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Victoria Arts Council’s Fort Street Gallery (636 Fort Street). The print show will run until May 8, from Tuesday through Saturday, 12:00 to 6:00 PM.  Volunteers will be required to staff the gallery during the… Read More »