Category Archives: Awards

Frank Turner Award 2019: Bobbie Carey

The strength of any organization is derived from the many hands holding up the weight, and certain members play more active roles than others. There are only two forms of currency that we can use to repay them for their contributions to our club: Recognition and Tradition. The tradition of presenting this special award dates… Read More »

VCC Members in the Red River Ex

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 Camera Club Members entered the Red River… 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 »

2019 Print Show – PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD (set of 3 prints)

THANK YOU! Victoria Camera Club, and specifically the Print Show sub-committee, extend thanks to the 648 visitors, over 15 days, who came to our recent show at Victoria Arts Council. The PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD, for a set of three prints, goes to Normand Marcotte, for his “Tokyo Triptych”. Congratulations, Normand! Tokyo Night Train – Normand… Read More »

2019 Print Show – PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD (single print)

THANK YOU! Victoria Camera Club, and specifically the Print Show sub-committee, extend thanks to the 648 visitors, over 15 days, who came to our recent show at Victoria Arts Council. The PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD for a single print was a tie, this year! Congratulations to Bobbie Carey for “Winter Branches” and to Kim Smith for… Read More »

2019 Distinguished Photographer Awards & 2019 Year-End Awards

Presentations were made to the winners on May 2nd, 2019, by Pam Irvine, Director at Large. Congratulations to all winners! Kindly click on the following headings to view results: 2019 Distinguished Photographer Awards 2019 Novice Year-End Awards 2019 Intermediate Year-End Awards 2019 Advanced Year-End Awards

2018-19 External Comps Report I

Results reported in 2018 The 2018 External competition year started off well, with 9 CAPA competitions, 10 PSA competitions and 5 additional competitions, for a total of 24 competitions. A busy year.. PSA Nature Round 1 (Oct., 2018) See the YouTube video. The year started out with PSA Nature, due for VCC members on October… Read More »

Frank Turner Award Winner 2018: Pam Irvine

The Frank Turner Award was first presented in 1988. The idea was conceived by Diana Lockyer who suggested it as a way to commemorate the contributions made by Frank Turner (Vice President in 1970, and President in 1971 and 1972) during the many years of his membership in the Victoria Camera Club. Over and above… Read More »