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2021 Update No. 4 Bird Photography

2021 Update no. 4 Bird Photography

Bird Photography – Toya Heatley

When: Tuesday 9 March 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Hutt Valley Tramping Club, 15 Birch Street, Waterloo
Topic: How to go about photographing birds

After our excellent presentation on photographing birds around the world, come along to hear more from Toya on this wonderful genre, especially our NZ birds.
A good idea to attend if you are planning on coming to Kapiti Island as there will be plenty of opportunity
Entries due for our first critique evening – Topic: Nature

Upcoming Fieldtrip *book now*

Saturday 13 March – Kapiti Island – $78

We still have seats available on the boat

check here for all the details
please email me now if you would like to book on this trip, further details regarding payment to be advised.

Wellington Interclub Print Competition 2020

Another wonderful evening with our fellow clubs to participate in the Annual Regional Photographic ‘Battle’.
The quality of the prints from all the regional clubs this year was extremely high and we were kicked well and truly off our perch. Kapiti Camera Club pipped us by the one point we won over them with last year to come Third. Congratulations to Kapiti Coast Photographic Society for a well-deserved win
1st – KCPS, 2nd – Johnsonville, 3rd – KCC, 4th – HCC, 5th – WPS, 6th – Karori

Our Results:

Earth, Sea and Sky: 6th place – Rob Vanderpoel
Just Illusion: 1st place – Richard Mayston
Mono Portrait: 6th place – Richard Mayston
Musical Image: 5th place – Rob Vanderpoel
Once Was Home: 2nd place – David Coxon
An Emotion: 1st place – Paul Whitham
Macro Life: 5th place – Brian Harmer
Levitation: 5rd place – Club effort led by Paul Whitham
Luscious Liquid: 2nd place – David Jensen
In The Style of Andreas Gurskey: 2nd place – Rob Vanderpoel

Total points: 35

The Other Button on your Camera

When: Tuesday 23 March 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Hutt Valley Tramping Club, 15 Birch Street, Waterloo
Topic: Learning to use the Movie Function on your DSLR camera

Jono Tucker from Empire Films is coming to show us how to get the most out of the Movie function on your camera.
He has asked us to let him know if there is anything in particular that people are wanting to learn in regards to shooting and editing video, so if you have any please let me know by reply email.

Citroen Car Club weekend *postponed to 2022*

The club made a call due to Covid reappearing.  Will advise details next year.

From the Archives

Celebrating our 60th year, I will post a tidbit up from the archives each update.
This one is a newsletter article on Nature from 1965 which I thought was appropriate this week.

Photography inspiration, courses and tips

Criticize Your Photography and learn to improve – 23m – Gary Gough
Shooting a natural light beauty portrait in direct sunlight – 7m30s – Lindsay Adler
Minimalist Photography – Show less say more!
How to select branches in photoshop


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