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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.

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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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Jul
7
Wed
2021
7:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Club Committee meets on the first Wednesday night of each month from 7pm to 8pm via Zoom. If you have any issues that you would like the Committee to consider, please contact the Chairperson[...]
Jul
22
Thu
2021
11:00 pm Submissions for Skiffy due
Submissions for Skiffy due
Jul 22 @ 11:00 pm
Each month the club publishes a newsletter called Skiffy. You will find all the latest news on a variety of topics including what’s happening on Zoom.   Send your submissions to our Newsletter Editor, Julie[...]
Aug
4
Wed
2021
7:00 pm Committee Meeting
Committee Meeting
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Club Committee meets on the first Wednesday night of each month from 7pm to 8pm via Zoom. If you have any issues that you would like the Committee to consider, please contact the Chairperson[...]
Recent Posts Archives

Results for competitions in April 2021 Raw Image Challenge

There were 4 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 2021 Raw Image Challenge

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Raw Sunset over Lake
Trevor Cotterill – 1st Place
April Raw Image Challenge

April_RAW_Challenge
Paul Carpenter – 2nd Place
April Raw Image Challenge

Lonely but Ready To Go
Steven Nossiter – 3rd Place
April Raw Image Challenge

Boat
Greg Carruthers – 3rd Place
April Raw Image Challenge

by Greg Carruthers, May 29, 2021

Zoom presentation

Our next Zoom presentation will be held this Wednesday May 26th at 7pm

Susan Slack will be showing us her latest flower photography images and techniques and Dennis Archibald will be giving us his views on Momento photobooks. It is great to see 2 of our members presenting and sharing their images and ideas. So please “Zoom In” on Wednesday night

Simply follow the link on our website and login from 6.45pm. If you need help please contact me at any time. GregC

by Greg Carruthers, May 24, 2021

Results for competitions in Australian Cup 2021 preselection

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 2021 preselection

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Kill to survive
Roy Killen – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Nice Catch
Sean Sylvester – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Determination
Sue Crickmore – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Return
Paul Carpenter – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Broome Fashion
Doug Coleman – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Evie and Alfie
Annette Collins – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Tranquility
Terina Vale – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Japanese Pagoda
Peter Stanley – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Through The Hoop
Carol Brett – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

A Clear Evening V6 copy
Peter Finch – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Old stylin’
Tim Kemp – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Four in a Row
Dennis Archibald – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Grace
Carol Mcgrath – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Drop of Red
Steve McGrath – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Smooth Landing
Jennifer Carrigan – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Man an Beast
Helen Walker – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Breeding Hypselodoris
Trevor Cotterill – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Overloaded
Margot Hughes – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

The Look 2
Greg Carruthers – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

Shire Horse Sale 2
Sheila Stanley – Selected
Australian Cup 2021 pre-selection

by Colin Woods, May 21, 2021

Results for competitions in May 2021 – Prints

There were 7 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in May 2021 – Prints

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

Girrakool Falls
Steve McGrath – Honours-Judges-Choice
A Grade Open Colour Large Print

Pleurotus Ostreatus Fungi
David Vane – Honours-Judges-Choice
A Grade Nature Large Print

UFOs at Dusk
Craig Dickman – Honours-Judges-Choice
A Grade Open Small Print

Bird on a Branch
Elica Petrovska – Honours-Judges-Choice
B Grade Nature Large Print

Friends at lunch
Elica Petrovska – Honours-Judges-Choice
B Grade Open Small Print

Coco
Annette Collins – Honours-Judges-Choice
Advanced Open Colour Large Print

Egret standing tall
Greg Carruthers – Honours-Judges-Choice
Advanced Nature Large Print

by Susan Slack, May 20, 2021

LAKE MACQUARIE INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT

The Lake Macquarie International Circuit is open for entries. Full details are available here https://lakemacint.myphotoclub.com.au 

Belmont club members receive a discount on entry fees – click on the “Club Documents” button on the club website home page to get instructions for entering. 

by Roy Killen, May 16, 2021