Monthly Archives: June 2019

VCC President’s Message – July/August

[CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO VCC WEBSITE] So summer is here, and the time is right for taking photos! Actually, it’s always the right time. I would like to start by thanking everyone for re-electing me as your president for the 2019/20 year. It was wonderful to hear that you liked me. You really, really… Read More »

Three Victoria Photographers Selected for Team Canada

Three photographers from the Victoria Camera Club will represent Canada in the annual Four Nations Photography competition. Every year photographers from Australia, Canada, New Zealand and South Africa compete in the Four Nations competition. Three independent judges from the UK or the US will judge all 320 images. The winning nation will be announced in July/August. Canada has been the… Read More »

VCC Members in the Red River Ex

[CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO VCC NEWS] The 58th Annual Canadian Photo Salon was held during the Red River Exhibition this June. There were three categories offered: Monochrome Print, Colour Print and Projected Image. This Salon is recognized by the Canadian Association for Photographic Art (CAPA) and the Photographic Society of America (PSA). Several Victoria… Read More »

CAPA Honour for Suzanne Huot

In the CAPA competition Canada: My Country, Suzanne Huot won an Honourable Mention (individual) for her image “Isle Bonaventure Gannets Bonding”. It will be professionally printed and be put on display at the National Museum of Photography/Musée Populaire De La Photo in Drummondville Quebec between 7th January 2020 to 29th March 2020 along with 39… Read More »

2018-19 External Comps Report V

[CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO VCC NEWS] External Comps Report: June, 2019 Submitted by Leah Gray These are the results from competitions reported up until June, 2019. See the slideshow on Youtube CAPA Canada: My Country (Jan. 2019) – Guest Judge Kevin Keliher The VCC placed 16th out of 38 clubs. The six images chosen… Read More »

2018-19 External Report IV

[CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO VCC NEWS] External Comps Report: April, 2019 Submitted by: Leah Gray These are the results from competitions reported up until April, 2019. See the slideshow on Youtube PSA Nature Round 2 (Jan. 2019) The VCC placed 12th out of 31 clubs in Class A. There is one more round left.… Read More »

Do You Like Free Stuff?

Our club’s new Social Media Liaison, Virginia MacDonald, launched a campaign June 8th to invite VCC Facebook and Instagram followers to submit feedback on their favourite places to shoot around Victoria.  NOTE: if you’re an Instagram user, please follow us @victoriacameraclub and we’ll follow you back! Of course the web administration team wants to include… Read More »