Category Archives: Awards

VCC 2018 President’s Awards

VCC 2018 President’s Awards – Remarks made during the Annual Awards Meeting, May 3, 2018 As I prepared for this years awards, the name Ed Moniz was top of mind. We know Ed, today, as a guru of B&W photography, a writer of informative articles for Close-Up, and a dedicated workshop leader. But I am… Read More »

Frank Turner Historic Award Winners

The Frank Turner Award, represented by its accompanying trophy, is the most prestigious award given by the VCC. This is a historic list of Frank Turner Award Recipients, going back to its inception. Recipient year Glen Vallance 87-88 BA Hill-Tout 89-90 Dick Holden 90-91 John Hall 91-92 Peggy Price 92-93 Bruce and Gwyneth Kingham 93-94 Nan Archibald 94-95 Leon Berod… Read More »

Dan Takahashi

Dan Takahashi’s image “The Moment” earned a CAPA Merit Award this past October (2017) . He earned a third place overall, contributing to the VCC club entry in the CAPA Digital Fine Art Completion.

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 »

First Place in PSA Website Contest (2016)

The Victoria Camera Club’s website placed first in the Photographic Society of America’s 2016 PSA website contest in the catagory of clubs with more than 75 members. The PSA Website Contest recognizes Chapters, Clubs, and Councils that strive to promote PSA’s Missions through their websites. These include: Promoting the arts and sciences of photography as… Read More »

Lion’s Gate: First Place

Victoria Camera Club Takes First Place in Competition The Lion’s Gate Celebration of Nature Photographic Competition is one of the premier natural history contests held in Canada. As opposed to most photo competitions, Lion’s Gate is only open to camera clubs and photographic societies – submissions by individual photographers are not permitted. Each club enters… Read More »