About

Photo Fredericton is a club for photographers from Fredericton and surrounding communities. The focus of Photo Fredericton’s activities is to provide its membership with an opportunity to engage with fellow photographic enthusiasts to share their knowledge and ideas about photography. Photo Fredericton is a member club of the Canadian Association for Photographic Art.

Photo Fredericton Inc. is a non-profit photography club, whose goals are:

  • To provide for its members a forum for discussion at regular meetings.
  • To provide opportunities for its members to increase their proficiency in photographic techniques and the creative use of photography at workshops and field trips.
  • To increase community awareness of photography as an art form through public exhibits and presentations.

The general public is encouraged to attend any of our meetings listed below. Meetings start at 7:00 pm. Cameras of all types, sizes and skill level are welcome. Meetings for the 2017-18 season will be in Room 202, Brian Mulroney Hall, Saint Thomas University. Parking is available at the corner of Montgomery and Windsor Streets.

PHOTO FREDERICTON PROGRAM 2017 – 2018

September 12, 2017 – Season Opener – Preview of the plans for the season and presentation on CAPA
September 26, 2017 – Photo Sharing – No theme – bring up to 10 photos and talk about them.
October 10, 2017 – Arielle DeMerchant – Nature Photographer ( web site and Facebook )
October 24, 2017 – Competition Night – Theme: Nature (using the CAPA definition) Entry deadline October 10 https://capacanada.ca/nature/#more-120 
November 14, 2017 – Victoria West  – Portraits, make overs, from planning stages to final results. ( web site )
November 28, 2017 – Critique Night – Theme: Night/Low light
December 12, 2017 – Christmas Party Potluck – presentation by Carol Randall
January 9, 2018 – Fran Harris  –African presentation on Tanzania & Botswana
January 23, 2018 – Competition Night – CAPA competition, Creative Altered Reality. Entry Deadline Jan 9.
February 13, 2018 – Joy Cummings-Dickinson  –Media Services @UNB
February 27, 2018 – Competition Night – CAPA competition, Spring – open. (This is an open competition with very few rules.) Entry Deadline Feb. 13
March 13, 2018 – NB College of Craft and Design Photography Students ( web site )
March 27,2018- Critique Night – Theme: Macro/Close Up
April 10, 2018 – Fran Harris  – Sports Photography, Team NB official photographer for the Canada Games
April 24, 2018 – Critique – Theme: People/Portrait
May 8, 2018 – Karen Ruet – “A Story in a Photo”
May 22, 2018 – Annual General Meeting – Report on the season and some competition results.*

*We will have an open “off-line” competition with top results to be presented at the AGM. Members will get individual feedback privately. Deadline for entries is May 8, 2018.