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We meet at the Belmont 16s Sailing Club on the third Wednesday of each month.  Presentations occur on the second and fourth wednesdays. Visitors welcome. Go to About / Help / Contact for more info.

The club caters for photographers of all skill levels, from beginners to highly experienced. You do not need to have expensive camera equipment to participate in the club activities.

About our club

Belmont 16s Photography Club is a subsidiary club of the Belmont 16 Foot Sailing Club which is located on the eastern shore of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia.

All financial members of the Belmont 16 Foot Sailing Club are welcome as members of the Photography Club. (You must join the main club before joining the Photography Club.)

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Jun
10
Wed
2020
6:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
The Club Committee meets on the second Wednesday night of each month from 6pm to 6.45pm (prior to the training/presentation event). If you have any issues that you would like the Committee to consider, please[...]
7:15 pm Presentation – Joerg Lehmann – ...
Presentation – Joerg Lehmann – ...
Jun 10 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Joerg Lehmann will demonstrate the art of creative flash photography. Joerg is a brilliant photographer and his work may viewed on his website.
Jun
17
Wed
2020
6:30 pm Club Competition Night @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
Club Competition Night @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
Jun 17 @ 6:30 pm
Judging begins at 7.00pm.  Members are requested to make sure that all prints are placed on the stands by 6.30pm.
Jun
24
Wed
2020
7:15 pm Presentation – Stephanie Owen – ...
Presentation – Stephanie Owen – ...
Jun 24 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Stephanie Owen’s photography covers multiple genre’s of photography though she specialises in Real Estate, Wildlife and Landscape photography. The events Stephanie Owen Photography covers range from corporate, political and sporting to casual family events.  https://stephanieowenphotography.com.au
Jul
8
Wed
2020
6:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
The Club Committee meets on the second Wednesday night of each month from 6pm to 6.45pm (prior to the training/presentation event). If you have any issues that you would like the Committee to consider, please[...]
Recent Posts Archives

Competitions in May – Raw Image Challenge NEW are closing soon!

Competitions in May – Raw Image Challenge NEW will close Sunday, 31st May 2020, 11:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • May Raw Image Challenge

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, May 29, 2020 Share:

Lightroom Workshop 3

Hi to all those keen for another Lightroom Workshop

Lightroom workshop Number 3 will be held next Wednesday June 3rd 2020 at 7.30pm
 
Topics covered will be use of the Radial and Graduated Filters in Lightroom Classic
 
I will send out zoom link next week to all who have registered. If you are a previous participant you are right to go. If you are new and would like to join in then please send me an email to register
 
If you have any questions that u would like covered or questions on previous workshops give me an email and I will try and answer them next week
 
Hope to see u then
 
GregC

by Greg Carruthers, May 27, 2020 Share:

Results for competitions in Australian Cup 2020

There were 20 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in Australian Cup 2020

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Martika
Doug Coleman – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Watch Act
Peter Stanley – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Marta the coffee lady
Greg Carruthers – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Biolumlnescence Fungi
David Vane – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Morning coffee ritual
Sue Ehinger – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Bignose Unicornfish Steves Bommie
Trevor Cotterill – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Nugget Point in Pink
Colin Woods – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Tranquility
Terina Vale – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Coourful Collision
Chris Mannweiler – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Stretching
Don Anderson – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Summit Hike
Sheila Stanley – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Wing walkers
Phil Whiteman – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

The Jetty I
Peter Finch – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Full Of Flavour
Peter Finch – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Family
Jennifer Carrigan – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Taking Cover
Chris Prior – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

A Dirty Dusty Drought
Margot Hughes – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Moving the meal
Roy Killen – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Costa Rican volcano2
Susan Slack – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

Burst 4a BW
Rob Oyston – Selected
Australian Cup 2020 pre-selection

by Colin Woods, May 23, 2020 Share:

Second Lightroom tips and tricks Zoom workshop

Hi to everyone and hope you are all keeping safe and feeling OK!

The next Camera Club Lightroom workshop will be held this Thursday 21st May at 7.30pm. It will again be held online using Zoom
 
For those who attended the first workshop your names have already been included as invites.
 
IF YOU MISSED THE FIRST WORKSHOP OR WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE THIS THURSDAY PLEASE GIVE ME AN EMAIL SO I CAN ADD YOU TO THE LIST
 
IF YOU HAVE NOT USED ZOOM BEFORE, IT IS VERY EASY, I CAN SEND YOU SOME SIMPLE INSTRUCTIONS SO YOU CAN JOIN IN
 
The topics to be covered this week include using local adjustments, in particular the “Brush Tool” to edit your images. Some free brushes will be given away for all who attend.
 
Here is a chance to learn some new Lightroom skills and and catchup with Camera Club friends.
 
Looking forward to sharing some Lightroom tips and tricks
 
Greg Carruthers

by Greg Carruthers, May 18, 2020 Share:

Results for competitions in April 2020 – Digital

There were 9 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in April 2020 – Digital

Member’s choice voting is available. This just for fun and does not affect the club pointscore. To vote follow the link above.

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Butterfly
Tim Kemp – Honours-Judges-Choice
A Grade Open Colour Digital

St Michaels Mount 3a BW
Rob Oyston – Honours-Judges-Choice
A Grade Open Mono Digital

Computerized
Tim Kemp – Honours-Judges-Choice
A Grade SetSubject Digital

Desert volcano
Ruth Keech – Honours-Judges-Choice
B Grade Open Colour Digital

Wild brumby family
Ruth Keech – Honours-Judges-Choice
B Grade Open Mono Digital

Banyon Tree Station
Mandy Craig – Honours-Judges-Choice
B Grade SetSubject Digital

Total Focus
David Hansell – Honours-Judges-Choice
Advanced Open Colour Digital

Japanese Pagoda
Peter Stanley – Honours-Judges-Choice
Advanced Open Mono Digital

Which Way
Dennis Archibald – Honours-Judges-Choice
Advanced SetSubject Digital

by Dennis Archibald, May 13, 2020 Share: