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Date Event Type Description Facilitator
 15/07/2020 Members Night

ROTTNEST, PAST AND PRESENT

By Lucy Mandyczewsky

 Bathurst Lighthouse

 

Rottnest Island is a stunning A-Class nature reserve right on our doorstep.  It has beautiful natural landscapes and unique wildlife. Our speaker, Lucy Mandyczewsky, has been a members of the Rottnest Voluntary Guides Association for more than 25 years, showing visitors the beauties and history of Rottnest on a regular basis. In this talk Lucy will tell us about the history of Rottnest and what it is like today.  There will also be a video with photos from WCC annual trips to Rottnest over the last nine years.

 

After Lucy's presentation Duncan Crawford will talk briefly about saving image files from phones and flash memory cards.

 

Jane Speijers
22/07/2020 Guest Speaker

CHINA THEN AND NOW

Susan Moss

 pilgrims

 

Susan will tell us about her visit to the China of 40 years ago, which is so different from today’s China.  She will show us images from that first visit.

Since then she has visited many different parts of China. In 2010 she spent a very memorable 4 days in Lhasa Tibet where the colourful clothing worn by the people, the buildings and distant snow-capped mountains were a photographer’s delight. In October 2019 she organised her second photography tour to China.

Susan will share her photographic experiences with us from point and shoot jpegs to the present day raw images on her Canon 5D mk1V. It has been quite a journey! 

Jane Speijers
29/07/2020 Guest Speaker

 

PHOTOGRAPHING WILDFLOWERS

Beth Baker

flowers

 

Beth is an award winning AIPP accredited professional photographer whose passion is capturing the essence of our native flora.  She enjoys being outdoors exploring and discovering the beauty and uniqueness that lies within the Australian bush. Beth will show her style and discuss the thought process that occurs as she captures what she sees in an artistic way.  She will discuss light, composition, equipment, depth of field and basic camera settings.

 

As she talks Beth will present a slide show.  

 

 
05/08/2020 Exhibition

Splash of Colour

Judge: Lucy Mandyczewsky

splash of colour

A splash of colour is an area of a bright colour which contrasts strongly with all the other colours of the image.
Subject categories: taken within the last 24 months,
Open categories: no date limit

Exhibition Director
19/08/2020 Workshop

WORKSHOP: BOKEH.  WHAT IS IT, HOW DO I GET SOME!

Colin White 

 bokeh

 

Bokeh is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in the out-of-focus parts of an image. Colin White will be leading us in a a practical session where photographers can create images containing Bokeh with their own equipment.  The workshop will be preceded by a talk covering all aspects of Bokeh - what is it, how is it pronounced, how to create it and what equipment is best, plus lots of examples of good and bad Bokeh.  

Jane Speijers
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