Welcome

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.)

Would you like to join our club?

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Special events
Jun
20
Sat
2020
all-day Scott Fowler Workshop
Scott Fowler Workshop
Jun 20 – Jun 21 all-day
” Come and spend a weekend­­­ with Scott Fowler, FPSNZ,GPSA,EFIAP,EPSA. A passionate photographer from New Zealand, who originally hails from Scotland. Let Scott show you how to get more out of your camera, which will[...]
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Feb
26
Wed
2020
7:15 pm Presentation – Len Metcalf – Com...
Presentation – Len Metcalf – Com...
Feb 26 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Len Metcalf is an Australian Photography educator and mentor with a supportive teaching style. He has been called “the photographer’s Photographer”. https://lenmetcalf.com
Mar
11
Wed
2020
6:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Mar 11 @ 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 – Bill Chambers – F...
Presentation – Bill Chambers – F...
Mar 11 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Bill is a valued member of our club.  He was a paramedic and is now teaching first aid.  He is in fact our club’s first aid officer.
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Lightroom Tips and Tricks Workshop

This course will now run on Monday February 10th at the 16 Footers from 10am for 3hrs

There are still some available spots for anyone who wishes to attend. Cost is just $2

Course outline

  1. An overview of Lightroom Classic (desktop version)
  2. Setting up your Lightroom interphase
  3. Importing images from your SD card or hard drive
  4. Sorting and arranging these images into folders and collections
  5. Editing your images including presets
  6. Finally exporting your images for EDI and printing so you can enter competitions

If you have your own laptop running any version of Lightroom, please bring it along. If not, we will team you up with another person.

This workshop will be full of tips and tricks to help you edit, organise and export images ready for entering into competitions.

Please contact me if you have NOT already registered and you would like to attend

CONTACT – Greg Carruthers  gkcarruthers@gmail.com

 

by Greg Carruthers, February 2, 2020 Share:

Competitions in PSA InterClub Nature – 2 are closing soon!

Competitions in PSA InterClub Nature – 2 will close Saturday, 1st February 2020, 11:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades Nature Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, January 30, 2020 Share:

Competitions in PSA InterClub Photo Travel – 2 are closing soon!

Competitions in PSA InterClub Photo Travel – 2 will close Saturday, 1st February 2020, 11:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades Photo Travel Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, January 30, 2020 Share:

Competitions in PSA InterClub Photo Journalism – 2 are closing soon!

Competitions in PSA InterClub Photo Journalism – 2 will close Saturday, 1st February 2020, 11:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades Photojournalism Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, January 30, 2020 Share:

Competitions in PSA InterClub OPEN Colour/Mono – 2 are closing soon!

Competitions in PSA InterClub OPEN Colour/Mono – 2 will close Saturday, 1st February 2020, 11:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades Open Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

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