Club Program

Tuesday night meetings.

Club Meeting
2018-12-18
18:00

A Viking Yule

 A Viking Yule


The Annual Christmas dinner «  A Viking Yule» will be held on December 18,  2018 at the RA in the Clark Hall starting with a cash bar at 6 pm.  A fee to cover the costs (TBA) will register you for a fun evening, a cash bar, entertainment, door prizes, plus “Humour” and “Best Shot” Competitions. Tickets are sold at the reception desk prior to the evening.   We will again have the «Best Shot 2018» and «Humour»  annual competitions. This is a People’s choice contest, therefore, photos submitted do not accrue points toward advancement in club competition categories but are rewarded with prizes. Submitted photos are still eligible for the regular competitions held at the club.
 
Get a head start and enter your photos ( one per category) today.  Go to the  Competitions tab on the club website; scroll to « Humour » and «Best Shot-2018». Same size and color space as the regular competitions.  A special invitation to all our new members !!!


Competition Results
2018-12-18
19:30

Humour 2018

Your best humorous image for judging at the RA Photo Club Christmas party. 

Peoples choice.

Please, ask your friends to enter. We need fourty images for this competition to proceed.


Competition Results
2018-12-18
19:30

Best Shot 2018

Your best  image for judging at the RA Photo Club Christmas party. 

Peoples choice.

Please, ask your friends to enter. We need fourty images for this competition to proceed.


Club Meeting
2019-01-08
19:30

Making Images Underwater with Stuart Seldon

A presentation about the technical challenges of making memorable images beneath the surface, including discussions about equipment, the environment and trying to stay alive in a sometimes hostile environment. And of course, lots of photos from my favourite areas to dive!

 
http://www.wetspotimages.com

 


Club Meeting
2019-01-15
19:30

Family Photography with Meg Dowd


Competition Results
2019-01-22
19:30

Multiple Exposure

Your image must incorporate multiple exposure, whether in camera or composited in post.


Club Meeting
2019-01-29
19:30

Andrea Kunard: Art and the Anthropocene

Associate Curator Andrea Kunard will discuss the Anthropocene  exhibition featuring the photographs of Edward Burtynsky and films of Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier. Now on view at the National Gallery of Canada, the show focuses on the environmental state of the planet at this point in time. The talk will address the exhibition’s subject matter and the way art offers diverse ways of understanding and engaging with a rapidly changing world.


Club Meeting
2019-02-05
19:30

New Members Night


Club Meeting
2019-02-12
19:30

Black & White Photography with Bill Young and Jim Lamont


Competition Results
2019-02-19
19:30

Embracing the Sun

Your image subject must embrace the topic.


Club Meeting
2019-02-26
19:30

Danielle Barabe-Bussieres


Club Meeting
2019-03-05
19:30

AV Group Showcase


Club Meeting
2019-03-12
19:30

Portrait and Wedding Photography with Andrew Balfour

https://www.balfourphoto.com


Competition Results
2019-03-19
19:30

Panning

Your image must make use of panning.


Club Meeting
2019-03-26
19:30

An Evening with Lois Siegel

As a citizen of Ottawa – a city she has fallen in love with since her arrival in 1992, Lois is involved in multiple activities. Siegel was named one of the Capital City’s Top 50: People who are shaping the future of the National Capital, by Ottawa Life Magazine.

With a career spanning 35 years, Lois Siegel is a multi-faceted individual, a photographer, filmmaker, writer, teacher and musician,

if she likes something or finds something interesting, she’s on it. For example, she picked up the fiddle and started playing in a Celtic band, because, well, just because the idea intrigued her.

http://www.siegelproductions.ca/photos.htm

 

 

 


Club Meeting
2019-04-02
19:30

Interclub Photo Competition

The annual Interclub Competition is a competition among individual photographers in the four Ottawa-area photo clubs. The 2019 ON TOPIC is Edge, defined as the edge of something that is either physical (e.g., a cliff, a knife's edge, etc.) or mental (nervous, anxious, etc.)

There is also a GENERAL category.

Entry guidelines can be found here  


Club Meeting
2019-04-09
19:30

Nature Group Showcase and Fall Challenge


Club Meeting
2019-04-16
19:30

A Night of Action Photography


Competition Results
2019-04-23
19:30

Faces & Figures - Authentic Moment

Topic: Faces & Figures
A photographic portrait which is a representation of a living person, especially the face, OR a photograph in which the subject, the human body, is the primary interest.
Entries are limited to POSED photographs of one or more human beings. The backgrounds may include statues or paintings of people, providing these are NOT the primary subject.
Pet and animal portraits are excluded.
There are no restrictions on location (indoors or outdoors) nor on lighting (ambient or artificial) however both must be CONSIDERED and CONTROLLED.


Club Meeting
2019-04-30
19:30

Urban Group Showcase


Club Meeting
2019-05-07
19:30

Bruce Wilson Competition

 

The Bruce Wilson Competition is a major competition event held annually.  It is a Black and White print competition.  

An entry consist of five black and white prints that are related to each other in some way or as a sequence with a story line.
 
Participants submit 5 prints that are related either as a “series” connected to each other in some way or as a “sequence” with a story line.   Registration is limited to 15 members and completed through the EVENTS tab on our website. The lead for the Bruce Wilson is the Chair of the Competitions Committee.

Get a head start and start preparing your prints as early as possible. Maximum 20 inches x 24 inches including mount and a minimum size of 8 inches 10 inches. See detailed guidelines on our website under Documents/Competitions/Bruce Wilson.

Club Meeting
2019-05-14
19:30

Annual General Meeting and Faces & Figures Showcase


Club Meeting
2019-05-21
19:30

Annual Awards banquet