Creative Imagery with Lloyd Houghton

Hello Members If you attended the Bryan Peterson event last weekend and came away inspired to think about creativeness with your photography, next weeks workshop with Lloyd will be of interest to you. If you have viewed Lloyd’s images/prints and wondered about how you might introduce some creativity and mystery to your images, you will… Read More »

Jelly Bean Rally Results!

Fun was had by all June 4th when VCC photographers ran through downtown Victoria with pockets full of jelly beans placing them vicariously in a scene to accentuate a photo. Congratulations to Josee Menard for the best use of jelly beans in the Jelly Bean Rally!    

Mike Wooding wins Frank Turner award

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 »

Upcoming Presenter’s Night: Colin Franks

On Thursday, October 12th, life-long resident of Greater Victoria Colin Franks will be sharing his techniques & tips for photographing birds, but also the story how he came to where he is with his photography. It will be a fast-paced blitz through over 300 images, so you won’t be bored!

Photography Events

A few things about town that you might like to attend or photograph: (check back as this list will be updated frequently) Monday Magazine Photo Contest – submissions accepted until 5pm, October 16th See George Lepp Nov. 11 with Northwest Camera Clubs (.pdf) New: Metropolis Photo Gallery at 102-864 Pembroke St. Victoria (open Fri-Sun)

VCC Season’s Opener and More

A roomful of enthusiastic club members met at Norway House on Thursday, September 7th, for this year’s Season Opener. By all accounts things are off to a good start. Three meetings per month, with the exception of December, will continue through to next spring. These include Competitions, Presentations and Members Nights. For all the details,… Read More »

VCC President’s Message – September-October, 2017

Nesting Arctic terns are aggressively territorial and will attack intruders from above with determination. Puffins, sometimes considered to be small-sized penguin mimics, when not posing for their pictures, fly with a rapid beating of their stubby wings. Facts, not gleaned from the Internet, but, witnessed by being there on Vigur Bird Island, Iceland. What is… Read More »

Lighting SIG 2017-2018

This year in the lighting SIG (special interest group) the meetings will emphasize hands on use of speed lights, studio strobes, video lights, light meters, reflectors, soft boxes, grids, cookies, coloured gels etc. Generally our meetings will have three components: a planned setup designed to demonstrate a particular feature of lighting; a review session of… Read More »

Themes for this fall’s competitions

When you are out shooting this summer, be sure to keep the themes for this fall’s theme competition in mind.  It is a great way to expand your photographic horizons.  A list of all the themes for the competition year can be found under “Competitions” on the website’s main menu. Competition Theme Categories for Fall… Read More »