Set Subjects 2015

April 23 – “Portrait”

This is also the set subject for the Colac/Bellarine Interclub. “Image of person or persons that can range from head to full length study. Can include candid photographs or formal portraits”

June 25 – “Monochrome”

Open subject, but all entries need to be Monochrome. Normal entries per Open Competition (2 Large Prints and 2 Projected Images) No colour entries for this month.

August 27 – “Signs”

“Signs, Signs, everywhere a sign …

October 22 – “Natural Frame”

Use your imagination and creativity.

November 26 – “Leading Lines”

An image taken of any subject to demonstrate the creative use of leading lines.  Submit up to four (4) projected images entries electronically to the competition secretary in the week before the meeting. Our junior members will judge this competition.

Annual Project #1. “Out of the Hat”.

Members will be given a random subject drawn out of a hat. You have until October 29 to create a small portfolio of images that relate to the subject you have drawn. The portfolios will be presented at the meeting on October 29.

Annual Project #2. “Geelong and Surrounds”.

The club is proposing to host an exhibition of members images in conjunction with the Geelong Seniors Festival in October 2015. The theme of the exhibition is “Geelong and Surrounds”. Members are invited to submit a portfolio of prints from which six to eight will be chosen for display.

News Ticker

Barry Feldman presented with his medals at Vigex

At the 18th Vigex International Photographic Salon, officially opened by the Mayor of the City of Greater Geelong Cr. Darryn Lyons on Saturday March 28, Barry Feldman was presented with the FIAP Gold Medal for Best print in the People section. Just for good measure, he also took out the Vigex [more]

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

The special screening of "Finding Vivian Maier" on being organised by Lisa on Tuesday April 21  at the Pivotonian Cinema in Geelong West is virtually sold out. Check with Lisa if yu still want to go to see if she has any last minute tickets. To find out more about the story of Vivian Maier, [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]

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]

Barry Feldman presented with his medals at Vigex

At the 18th Vigex International Photographic Salon, officially opened by the Mayor of the City of Greater Geelong Cr. Darryn Lyons on Saturday March 28, Barry Feldman was presented with the FIAP Gold Medal for Best print in the People section. Just for good measure, he also took out the Vigex [more]