Hillcrest Camera Club - Photo Sharing - 15th Nov 2016

Posted by Hillcrest Camera Club on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 Under: Photo Sharing

Hi everyone

1.  Photo Sharing 

Please join us for our Photo Sharing meeting. 

You can submit your photos under the following categories: 

Outing - Umlalazi and Eshowe
Set Subject - People at Play

  • Please submit your photos by email to: hillcrestcameraclub@gmail.com or bring 8x10 prints.
  • Email submission closes MIDNIGHT Monday 14th November 2016.
  • You can submit four photos in total for either/or  Set Subject, Outing, Open or Creativity categories. One image only for set subject. 
  • Size - Minimum of 1920 x1080 pixels. Try make the image be larger than 1MB.
  • Format - Jpeg
File names - the file name of each photo must follow this format: 
  • Your Name & Surname - Category -Title of Photo.
  • In addition, please state your camera settings - Aperture, Shutter Speed, Exposure Compensation, ISO, focal length in the title. For the Creative Category, please state what edits you did, eg. Photoshop Elements 10, Vignetting, added Overlay, saturated colour.
  • e.g.  Bob Smith - Outing - Mushroom - f2.8, 160th of a sec, ISO100, focal length 50mm.
  • You can write all of this in the file title, it allows for a long title!!!
  • Please make the subject line of email submissions "Nov 2016 photo submissions".

Please EMAIL your photos.  Only submit your photos on memory stick as a last resort. Please honour the deadline time. 

2. Set Subject - People at Play

This set subject challenges you to demonstrate your ability to capture emotion and action, and to shoot the critical moment when people are at play, and enjoying themselves. The subject can be broad, as long as people are depicted "in play". 

Some examples to guide you: 


3. Photo Exhibition - Print Hand In Extension - 15th November 2016

Thank you to all of you who have submitted photos for display in the exhibition! We have a lovely selection so far! We would like more members to participate, and have extended the print hand-in deadline to TUESDAY 15th November 2016. Please hand in at the Photo Sharing meeting. 


  • Please bring your prints  to the Photo Sharing meeting this Tuesday.
  • Photo Freedom have agreed to extend the A4 print cost until Tuesday (R19.99/A4 print). After Tuesday, the price will revert to normal. 
  • We will collect them for handing over to Harry Lock for mounting.
  • Please bring R25 per mount to pay Harry. 
  • Please name and title each print, and batch them together. 


See you all at the meeting - 15th November 2016 at 7pm!

In : Photo Sharing 

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