Reminder - Hillcrest Camera Club - First Meeting and Photo Sharing - Tues 17th Jan 2017 at 7pm

Posted by Hillcrest Camera Club on Monday, February 20, 2017 Under: Meetings

Hi everyone

Tomorrow we hold our first meeting of the year!

  • This year we hope to welcome many new members, as well as our existing members.
  • Please remember to renew your membership fees asap! 
  • Please submit your photos for the photo sharing - TWO photos only, of your holiday break. 

1. Big Announcement - The Grand Competition

We will be announcing details of the HCC Grand Competition at the meeting. Not to be missed! 



2. Harry Lock - Staying inspired for 2017

Harry will be speaking to us about getting inspired, and how to keep your creativity going during 2017. He will give us ideas and tips on what to do, and will discuss photo projects and how to use them to inspire yourself, and improve your photography. 

 


3.  Photo Sharing 



For this photo sharing, we will be looking at the photos you have taken during the break. Show us what you have done, where you have been, and what inspired you to take photos. 

For this month only, there is only one category. You can submit two photos. We will resume the normal categories (Set Subject, Open, Creative, Troubleshooting) from February. 
  • Please submit your photos by email to: hillcrestcameraclub@gmail.com or bring 8x10 prints.
  • Email submission closes MIDNIGHT Monday 16th January 2017.
  • You can submit two photos"
  • 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 "Jan 2017 photo submissions".

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

4.   Renew your membership for 2017



Please renew your membership fees now. Thank you to those who have already paid and renewed. 

  • Please pay by EFT.
  • If your contact details have changed, please update them by filling in the online membership form
  • If you do not wish to renew your membership, please let us know, so that we can update our mailing list. Email: hillcrestcameraclub@gmail.com


Single Membership: R370
Family Membership: R500  (maximum of 3 family members) 

(Please note that we prefer EFT payments. If you want to pay in cash, please add R30 to cover the bank deposit fees. )

Bank Account Details:
Standard Bank, Durban North, 04-28-26, 
25120853 2Hillcrest Camera Club.

Thank you for continuing your support and interest in HCC. It is your support that keeps us going! 
   
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See you all at the meeting - Tues 17th January 2017 at 7pm

In : Meetings 



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