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Established 50 years ago, the Williamstown Camera Club includes residents of Williamstown, Newport, Altona, Laverton, Footscray and adjacent suburbs. There are 22 meetings per year in which members can develop their photographic skills, socialise with others interested in photography and to engage in friendly competition with the aim of becoming better photographers.

Meetings
The Club meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7:45pm at
Walker Close Community Centre,
180 Millers Road,
Altona North.

See the calendar for meeting dates.

Come along and join us!

The object is nothing, light is everything.

Leonard Misone
  • <p>Conversations - 1st Place - After Dark <small>© Karen Rog</small></p>
  • <p>Blue Grey - 1st Place - Open Digital <small>© Françoise Muller-Robbie</small></p>
  • <p>Redgum Stars - 1st Place - Print After Dark <small>© Brett Ferguson</small></p>
  • <p>Everest Base Camp - 1st Place - Open Print <small>© Chris Brown</small></p>
  • <p>Night Out - 1st Place - Novice Digital <small>© Julie Reid</small></p>
  • <p>Studio Portrait - 2nd Place - Open Print <small>© Tony Buttigieg</small></p>
  • <p>Girls, Girls, Girls - 2nd Place - Print: After Dark <small>© Chris Brown</small></p>
  • <p>The Lonely Lighthouse - 2nd Place - Open: Digital <small>© Phil Taylor</small></p>
  • <p>Spinning Steel Wool - 2nd Place - Digital: After Dark <small>© Karl Zeller</small></p>
  • <p>Vic Sunset - 3rd Place - Print: Open <small>© Neil Anderson</small></p>
  • <p>A Walk in the Snow - 3rd Place - Print: After Dark <small>© Phil Taylor</small></p>
  • <p>Light as a Feather - 3rd Place - Digital: Open <small>© Karen Rog</small></p>
  • <p>Light Swirls - 3rd Place - Digital: After Dark <small>© Brett Ferguson</small></p>
  • <p>Rocks and Tree - Highly Commended - Print: Open <small>© Françoise Muller-Robbie</small></p>
  • <p>On the Phone - Highly Commended - Print: After Dark <small>© Cathy Buchanan</small></p>
  • <p>City Alleyway - Highly Commended - Digital: Open <small>© Karl Zeller</small></p>
  • <p>City Reflections - Highly Commended - Digital: After Dark <small>© David Male</small></p>

News

Web Whip 15-09-2016

Why do these whips have to happen on a Wednesday... AKA: been busy so it's a bit late, sorry.

Shooting Opportunities

Shooting Weddings

Wedding shoots came up at the Committee Meeting last night, so here are a few tutorials for shooting wedding and wedding-related shoots

Now y'all can go out and shoot weddings! Just don't worry about the high-stress inducing day. You think it's a big day for the bride... you'll be the busiest person on the day, guaranteed.

Tips, Tricks and Tutorials

Cool Stuff

 

Wednesday Whip 07-09-2016

Photo Opportunities

Gear

Tips,Tricks & Tutorials

Cool Stuff

 

Wednesday Whip 31-08-2016

Gear

It's true, the gear section is very Canon focused this week, I'm a Canon shooter so that's where my browsing gear tends to stray. If you find anything you'd like to share with the members feel free to send it along to webmaster@williamstowncamera.club

Photo Opportunities

If you know of any upcoming opportunities let us know so we can share it with the members

Tips, Tricks and Tutorials

Cool stuff

 

Wednesday Whip 24-08-2016

Shoot Opportunities

Tips, Tricks and Tutorials

Other cool stuff

Thanks

To members who've brought some of these links to our attention via social media.

 

JPEGmini

JPEGmini is a great utility for making your images smaller so they take up less space on your computer or for transmission online, all the while ensuring no quality is lost.

I started using JPEGmini a couple of years ago and have recently upgraded to JPEGmini Pro because my newer camera, the Canon 5DsR, has a 50 megapixel sensor and JPEGmini (non-pro version) has an upper limit of 50 megapixels. 

The folks who make JPEGmini are adamant that this reduction does nothing to affect the quality of the image and that the resulting file can still be used for printing, after all, it has done nothing to affect the pixels that make up the image. What JPEGmini does is removes a lot of "junk" data from the file, reducing the file size, often my more than 50%.

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Upcoming

Presentation: Meeting / Presentation

Presentation: Street Photography and other stuff.....

Walker Close Community Centre
27th September 2016 7:45 pm
Workshop: Meeting / Workshop
  • Workshop: Paper bag workshop.
  • Entries Due for Sixth Competition: Street Photography and Open.
Walker Close Community Centre
11th October 2016 7:45 pm

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