Hillcrest Camera Club - Photo Sharing - Tuesday 18th Nov 2014

Posted by Hillcrest Camera Club on Monday, November 17, 2014 Under: Photo Sharing


Hillcrest Camera Club - Photo Sharing - Tuesday 18th Nov 2014

Hi everyone

Its time to show off your photo efforts for the month! 

1. Photo Sharing

Here is what you need to submit:
1. Open
2. Outing - Marianhill Monastery
3. Creativity - If possible, please submit 'Before' and 'After' photos of your creative submission. This will help illustrate what editing or processing you have done.
4. Troubleshooting
5. Set Subject - Pet Photography

How to submit your photos:

  • Please submit your photos by email to: hillcrestcameraclub@gmail.com or bring 8x10 prints.

  • Email submission closes 12pm (midday) Tues 18th Nov 2014.

  • You can submit four photos in total for either/or Set Subject, Open, Outing or Creativity categories. You may submit only ONE for Set Subject. You may submit one extra in Troubleshooting if you need some help from the club.

  • Size - Minimum of 1024 x 768 pixels, and not more than 600KB per photo. Please do not exceed this size limit!!!!

  • Format - Jpeg or Tiff

  • 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.  Michelle Dye - Set Subject - Rufus - f2.8, 160th of a sec, ISO100, focal length 200mm.

  • 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 2014 photo submissions".

Please EMAIL your photos. Although we will accept memory stick downloads at the meeting, we would prefer to only have EMAILED submissions in future.

2.  Outing - New Germany Nature Reserve

This will be a nature walk shoot, with lots of bird life to be seen. 
We will have a breakfast picnic after we have finished shooting, in the NGNR grounds, next to the aviary. 
Date: Sun 23rd Nov 2014
Time: 7am
Meeting spot: NGNR parking lot
Directions : Approaching from Hillcrest, turn off the M13 at the Richmond Road/Josiah Gumede Road turnoff. 
Turn left into Josiah Gumede Road, and proceed until Stapelton Road. 
Turn left into Stapelton Road. 
Turn right into Mountain Ridge Road. Proceed up the hill. 
Turn left at the sign for New Germany Nature Reserve. Continue along until you get to the parking lot area, past the braai areas and the aviary. 

3. Year End Meeting and Party - 2nd Dec 2014

The Year End meeting and party is upon us!

  • Please bring your BEST PHOTO OF THE YEAR to be shared with the members. This is the photo that you deem is your best of the year, and may be from any time taken in 2014. It does not need to be a photo shown at the club, however it must be your BEST photo, both technically and creatively. 

  • Please bring snacks and eats to be shared. Both savoury and sweet snacks are welcome. 

  • To add to the festivity, please dress up in a "Christmas Theme" - red, green and white.  

4. Interpret Durban Photo Competition

This looks like an interesting competition. Have a look at the rules and the brief. 


See you on Tuesday, 18th Nov 2014 at 7pm!

In : Photo Sharing 

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