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Inter-club Competition with Ballarat YMCA CG

Mar 22, 2015   //   by Jack   //   Competitions  //  No Comments

On Saturday March 21, a number of members attended the annual inter-club competition with the Ballarat YMCA Camera Group. The competition was an Open subject in two sections – Print and Digital Projected Images.

Club Totals

Prints: Corio Bay CC 165; Ballarat YMCA 157
DPI:      Corio Bay CC 174; Ballarat YMCA 145

Overall: Corio Bay CC 339; Ballarat YMCA 303

Individual awards

Prints
Best Image – Heather Hallam (CBCC) – “The Old Thai Grandmother”
2nd place – Jack Jansen (CBCC) – “Wave”
3rd place – Judy Johnson (BYMCA)  – “Scarlet Lily”

DPI
Best Image – Barry Feldman (CBCC) – “Pete”
2nd place – Jack Jansen (CBCC) – “Kyoto Central #2″
3rd place – Jack Jansen (CBCC) – “Marker”

Coming Up

Feb 27, 2015   //   by Jack   //   Member News, News  //  No Comments

Lisa is organising a special screening of “Finding Vivian Maier” on Tuesday April 21  with the Pivotonian Cinema in Geelong West. Admission will be $10. Invite your friends.  To find out more about the story of Vivian Maier, visit http://www.vivianmaier.com/

Lisa is also organising a visit to Werribee Zoo with a 90 minute Open Vehicle Tour (allowing you to get closer to the animals than in the big bus). More information to come.

Our next meeting is our Competition night on March 26. It is an Open competition. Entries (Open and Set Subject – Portrait/People) for the April competition are due that night.

In conjunction with the Osborne House Market on Sunday April 19 we will be showing an AV presentation od all Awards and acceptances from the Vigex Salon.

On April 30 – a fifth Thursday, we will have a Slide Night – with real slides – so dig into those archives and let’s see what all the fuss was about.

New Projector

Feb 27, 2015   //   by Jack   //   Member News, News  //  No Comments

Our new projector has been delivered and set up. We are very grateful to the City of Greater Geelong, which provided funding towards its purchase through the Community Grant program. logoPNG-small blackCOGG COLOUR

CBCC Vigex Results

Feb 22, 2015   //   by Jack   //   Member News  //  No Comments

A record nine CBCC members entered this year’s Vigex Salon; Barry Feldman, Heather Hallam, Christopher Jansen, Jack Jansen, Neil Robinson, Hayley Jones, Don Greaves, Colin Klein and Bella McRae.

Individual results have now been sent to all entrants. Congratulations to all who entered, especially Barry Feldman who took out Champion Print in the People Section (FIAP Gold Medal) and for good measure also took out third place in the same section (Vigex Medal) as well as an Honourable Mention and two acceptances

Five other members also gained awards or acceptances. The full list is :

Barry Feldman – FIAP Gold Medal (Best in Section): People, Vigex Medal (3rd place): People, Acceptance: People; Honourable Mention: Monochrome; Acceptance: Monochrome
Bella McRae – Honourable Mention: People.
Christopher Jansen – Acceptance: Nature, Acceptance: Colour
Jack Jansen – Acceptance: Monochrome
Hayley Jones – Acceptance: Monochrome
Colin Klein – Acceptance Colour

The award winning images are now being prepared for display at Geelong Art Gallery. The exhibition will run from 28th March to the 3rd May 2015.For more details go to http://www.vigex.org.au

CBCC will also be running and audio visual presentation of all award winners and acceptances at the Osborne House Market on Sunday April 19 from 9.00 am until 1.00 pm and also on Thursday 30 April from 7.30 pm.

Our latest featured member – Nadia Paul

Jan 15, 2015   //   by Jack   //   Featured Member, News  //  No Comments

Nadia Paul has been a member of Corio Bay Camera Club since October 2012, when she joined with husband Steve. Like Steve, Nadia has had a much longer involvement in photography, being a former member of the Melbourne Camera Club and gaining a number of photographic awards and honours along the way. Nadia answered a few questions about her photography … Click here to learn more about Nadia and see some of her work.

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Inter-club Competition with Ballarat YMCA CG

On Saturday March 21, a number of members attended the annual inter-club competition with the Ballarat YMCA Camera Group. The competition was an Open subject in two sections - Print and Digital Projected Images. Club Totals Prints: Corio Bay CC 165; Ballarat YMCA 157 DPI:      Corio Bay [more]

Coming Up

Lisa is organising a special screening of "Finding Vivian Maier" on Tuesday April 21  with the Pivotonian Cinema in Geelong West. Admission will be $10. Invite your friends.  To find out more about the story of Vivian Maier, visit http://www.vivianmaier.com/ Lisa is also organising a visit [more]

New Projector

Our new projector has been delivered and set up. We are very grateful to the City of Greater Geelong, which provided funding towards its purchase through the Community Grant program. [more]

CBCC Vigex Results

A record nine CBCC members entered this year's Vigex Salon; Barry Feldman, Heather Hallam, Christopher Jansen, Jack Jansen, Neil Robinson, Hayley Jones, Don Greaves, Colin Klein and Bella McRae. Individual results have now been sent to all entrants. Congratulations to all who entered, [more]

Our latest featured member - Nadia Paul

Nadia Paul has been a member of Corio Bay Camera Club since October 2012, when she joined with husband Steve. Like Steve, Nadia has had a much longer involvement in photography, being a former member of the Melbourne Camera Club and gaining a number of photographic awards and honours along the [more]

Three CBCC Members Make the Final 20 in the Geelong by Nature Competition

Three members of Corio Bay Camera Club have made the final twenty in the Geelong by Nature competition, run by the National Wool Museum in conjunction with the World Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition which was launched on Monday 15 December. Finalists and their images are: [more]