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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.

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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.)

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.

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May
8
Wed
6:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
May 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[...]
7:15 pm Presentation / training night @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
Presentation / training night @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
May 8 @ 7:15 pm
Month 2019 Sessions 2nd Wednesday 4th Wednesday Links and documents January Basic image editing in your choice of software Roy Killen Making better images Scott Fowler A well known NZ photographer https://www.scoiwi.com https://www.scottfowlerfineart.com  February Practical – Painting with[...]
May
22
Wed
7:15 pm Presentation / training night @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
Presentation / training night @ Belmont 16s Sailing Club
May 22 @ 7:15 pm
Month 2019 Sessions 2nd Wednesday 4th Wednesday Links and documents January Basic image editing in your choice of software Roy Killen Making better images Scott Fowler A well known NZ photographer https://www.scoiwi.com https://www.scottfowlerfineart.com  February Practical – Painting with[...]
Jun
12
Wed
6:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Jun 12 @ 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[...]
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NPF Weekend

Session information will be available closer to the event.

by Terina Vale, February 3, 2019

Committee Meeting

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 contact the Chairperson or the Secretary.

by Terina Vale, January 7, 2019

Club Competition Night

by MyPhotoClub Colin, January 2, 2019

Presentation / training night

Month 2019 Sessions
2nd Wednesday 4th Wednesday Links and documents
January Basic image editing in your choice of software
Roy Killen
Making better images
Scott Fowler
A well known NZ photographer
https://www.scoiwi.com
https://www.scottfowlerfineart.com 
February Practical – Painting with Light
Bill Chambers
Getting back your mojo
Ben Fewtrell
https://onthreelegs.com
March Aerial Photography
Phil Whiteman
Film Noir – still images with a story
Joerg Lehmann
 http://www.independentgalleriesnewcastle.com/joerg-lehmann/
https://research.calvarymater.org.au/meet-our-researchers/joerglehmann.htmlhttp://www.joerglehmann.com
April Underwater Photography
Ian Medcalf & Ian Marriner
What makes a good monochrome image?  Monochrome workflows
Roy Killen
May National Digital Portrait Competition Exhibition
Colin Woods
Audio Visuals
John Alessi
June Aperture, ISO, Shutter Speed
Bill Chambers
Solving common problems 
Roy Killen
Saturday
15 June
Bill Chambers, Group Leader Practical
Aperture, ISO, Shutter Speed
Belmont 16’s club
July Basic Flash Techniques 
Bill Chambers
Resizing images (down and up)
Roy Killen
August Analysing & evaluating images
Roy Killen
My Photographic Journey
Jye Currie
https://www.jyecurrie.com
September Creative Thinking & Composite Images
Michelle Kennedy
Preserving our heritage – photobooks Diane Schofield
Saturday
14 September
Excursion – Hunter Wetlands with morning tea Bird / Nature photography  https://wetlands.org.au
October TBA Lake Macquarie Digital National Competition
Roy Killen
November Practical – Macro Photography
Neville Foster

by MyPhotoClub Colin, January 2, 2019

Presentation / training night

Month 2019 Sessions
2nd Wednesday 4th Wednesday Links and documents
January Basic image editing in your choice of software
Roy Killen
Making better images
Scott Fowler
A well known NZ photographer
https://www.scoiwi.com
https://www.scottfowlerfineart.com 
February Practical – Painting with Light
Bill Chambers
Getting back your mojo
Ben Fewtrell
https://onthreelegs.com
March Aerial Photography
Phil Whiteman
Film Noir – still images with a story
Joerg Lehmann
 http://www.independentgalleriesnewcastle.com/joerg-lehmann/
https://research.calvarymater.org.au/meet-our-researchers/joerglehmann.htmlhttp://www.joerglehmann.com
April Underwater Photography
Ian Medcalf & Ian Marriner
What makes a good monochrome image?  Monochrome workflows
Roy Killen
May National Digital Portrait Competition Exhibition
Colin Woods
Audio Visuals
John Alessi
June Aperture, ISO, Shutter Speed
Bill Chambers
Solving common problems 
Roy Killen
Saturday
15 June
Bill Chambers, Group Leader Practical
Aperture, ISO, Shutter Speed
Belmont 16’s club
July Basic Flash Techniques 
Bill Chambers
Resizing images (down and up)
Roy Killen
August Analysing & evaluating images
Roy Killen
My Photographic Journey
Jye Currie
https://www.jyecurrie.com
September Creative Thinking & Composite Images
Michelle Kennedy
Preserving our heritage – photobooks Diane Schofield
Saturday
14 September
Excursion – Hunter Wetlands with morning tea Bird / Nature photography  https://wetlands.org.au
October TBA Lake Macquarie Digital National Competition
Roy Killen
November Practical – Macro Photography
Neville Foster

by MyPhotoClub Colin, January 2, 2019