Year: 2020

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Update to Competition Topic: Faces & Figures

Hi Everyone, Just a short note to let you know that we have updated the April 2021 Faces & Figures competition sub-topic. It is “Drama”. (The July 22 blog post on this year’s competition topics reflects this update.) If you are looking for some inspiration or tips, you may wish to attend Adrien Duey’s RAPC […]

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RAPC 2020 / 2021 Competition Themes!!

As you may know, the RAPC is a member of the Canadian Association for Photographic Art (CAPA). We would like to encourage and highlight our talented members by participating, at the Club level, in some CAPA competitions. As such, we have matched many of this year’s themes to the CAPA themes. For our competitions that […]

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RAPC

2019 – 2020 Awards

Every year the RA Photo Club recognizes outstanding service by club members at the year end banquet.  With the club and facilities having been shut since March 2020, the club decided to delay announcing the award winners until there was more clarity on how long the shutdown would last. At the July 2020 Executive Council […]

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Education

Quick focus-stacked images

Focus-stacked images are great but can take up to several minutes to shoot all the images.  This doesn’t work well if flowers or animals are part of the scene, since they move.  One way that does get all the images in one or two seconds is to shoot a brief video while pulling the focus, […]

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RA Photo Club – Guest Speaker Jackie Kramer, Artistic Floral Photography

Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2020 (7:00-8:30PM) Format:   Zoom – Pre-registration required by midnight June 14th, 2020 Join Jackie Kramer as she takes us on a journey through her digital garden where she will share a variety of in-camera and post-processing techniques to bring out the character in floral subjects. Jackie will explain the decisions she […]

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Competitions

Definition of “Cold” for Faces & Figures Competition

For the upcoming Faces & Figures competition (which closes tomorrow, Tuesday, April 28 at 11:55 pm), the sub-theme of “cold” can mean many things. The Merriam-Webster’s definition of “cold” can be found here (and reproduced below). Cold, Adjective 1a : having or being a temperature that is uncomfortably low for humans – it is cold […]

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