HCC - Invite to Members - International Photography Sharing - May 2017

Posted by Hillcrest Camera Club on Monday, August 21, 2017 Under: Photo Sharing

Hi everyone

1. Invite to take part in an International Digital Photograph Exchange with Kelso Camera Club in Scotland


As announced at the meeting on Tuesday, we have been invited to take part in an international Photo Sharing with Kelso Camera Club in Scotland. KCC has invited us, as well as two other international clubs, to submit photos for sharing.

The four Clubs represent USA, Australia, South Africa and Scotland (UK). The intent is to share photos between the four clubs, giving informal comments and critiques. The opportunity to be exposed to international camera club photogs work is not to be missed.  

Everyone is invited to take part. Your image submitted must be of superb standard, to show off HCC's best work. 

You can start submitting your image NOW! 

  • Submit ONE photo, of any subject.
  • The photo must be from 2017. 
  • 1280 pixels on the longest side. 72dpi. (If you are unsure about resizing, send your image large, and I will resize it for you - Vanessa.) 
  • Email as per normal. hillcrestcameraclub@gmail.com
  • Deadline for our submission - Thursday 1st June 2017
There will be 15 photos from each club, which totals 60 images. We will view all the photos from the other clubs in July, at the first meeting. Tues 4th July 2017

These are the clubs that will be taking part: 

Monticello Camera Club, in Longview, Washington.        
Bathurst Camera Club, NSW, Australia.        http://www.bathurstcameraclub.com
Kelso Camera Club,  Scotland, UK.      http://kelsocameraclub.co.uk
... and Hillcrest Camera Club, South Africa.

Photo submission deadline - Thurs 1st June 2017 

Email to hillcrestcameraclub@gmail.com


2. Outing - Thompsons Bay - Sun 28th May 2017

Our first sunrise shoot of the year! 


Date: Sun 28th May 2017
Time: 5.30am
Meet at the tidal pool.
Park in the street parking, or the residents parking bay, if allowed. Ocean Drive.

Drive from N2 to Dolphin Coast. Take exit 212 from N2.
Take exit 212 toward Umhlali Beach/Shakas Rock Road.
Main Road down to Ocean Drive.
Turn right into Ocean Drive. 
Continue for approx. 1km.
Look for parking. Look for the sign that says - Beach Access Thompsons Bay

Address: Thompsons Beach
93 Ocean Dr, Shaka's Rock, Dolphin Coast, 4399
Google Map: -29.521571, 31.226148
GPS: S 29° 31' 17.656'' E 31° 13' 34.132''

3. Speaker - Marlies Craig - Tues 6th June 2017 at 7pm

Please join us for an enlightening talk on macro photography and taking photos of insects, given by Marlies Craig. 
Marlies is an entomoligist, as well as hobby photographer. She will be giving us an insight into interest in nature and in particular, insect photography. 
Marlies will be showing us her book "What Insect Are You?", which will be for sale R320 each. 
An evening not to be missed!


Submit your image for the International Photo Sharing - Deadline 1st June 2017
See you at the club outing - Thompsons Bay  - Sun 28th May 2017 at 5.30am

In : Photo Sharing 

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