Monthly Archives: July 2018

Coast Salish artists to carve totem pole in downtown Victoria

[From CHEK NEWS – View Video] July 04, 2018 WATCH: It takes months of patience and delicate craftsmanship, and most of us have never seen a totem pole in the making. Well, that’s about to change. Two local contemporary Coast Salish artists will soon begin carving a seven-metre tall totem pole right in the middle… Read More »

Ted Nodwell Exhibition

Vancouver-based photographer Ted Nodwell and his wife Evelyn were guest speakers on Travel Photography at the Victoria Camera Club in March, 2018. Our members were impressed with both their images and their passion for photography. “Moments: Life As We Live It” is an exhibit of Ted’s photographs that he made in Canada, China, Japan, Vietnam,… Read More »

Writer Needs Photographer

Contact: Pat Preston Pat is preparing an article about Gallery Associates for INSPIRED Senior Living Magazine. The Gallery Associates are AGGV (Art Gallery of Greater Victoria) members who raise funds for the Gallery. They are a diverse volunteer group of women and men who have supported the Gallery for more than 65 years. Celebrating… Read More »

September 2018 Guest Presenter

The first Presenter’s Night will be held September 13th, 7:30 – 9:30 pm at Norway House. The title of the presentation is “Polar Adventures”, off the beaten path. The presentation illustrates, with stills and videos, the areas around the Antarctic Peninsula and South Georgia. Guest Speaker: Boomer Jerritt Strathcona Photography 625 Linshart Rd. Comox B.C.… Read More »

Wildlife-In-Focus Photography Contest

The 2018 BC SPCA annual wildlife photography contest runs July 15 to September 15, 2018. Funds raised go towards food and medical care of wildlife in need at the BC SPCA’s Wild ARC, which cares for more than 3,000 injured and orphaned wild animals a year. Plus, your amazing photos also help wild animals –… Read More »

Website Home Page Banner

July 15th, 2018 Hello Club Members! Your Website Administrators are inviting you to submit images to be considered for the home page banner. The goal is to rotate the banner frequently to maintain a fresh, professional look, for visitors to our site. The image should be: – reflective of Victoria – 1500px wide x 300-400px… Read More »

Opportunity to Showcase Your Work

VCC has been contacted by the photo lab manager of Saanich Centre London Drugs. They have a program called “Local Inspirations”, featuring local photographers and artists. They hang four or five 24×36″ prints in their store and feature the photographer on their Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages. Displayed photographs may be sold. What you do:… Read More »

CAPA Opportunity to Photograph BC Lions

Lynda Miller, CAPA Director Pacific Zone, has invited all VCC members who are CAPA members or interested in becoming CAPA members, to do some sports photography at the BC Lions game on September 22nd. The Lions will play the Hamilton Tigercats. Photograph the BC Lions Summer is here and we have been offered an opportunity… Read More »

Enjoy the Art and Meet the Artists

Two Victoria Camera Club members, Linda Angelo and Patrick Haney, have teamed with another photographer, Michael Lawrence, to display their work at the Moka Coffee House (345 Cook Street). Their images will be on display from July 1-31, 2018. A meet and greet will be held on Thursday, July 5th from 5-7 pm. Please reference… Read More »