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 25, 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.
Please take a few minutes to fill in this questionnaire and provide feedback on the past season and any ideas you may have for the future direction of the club. If the executive doesn’t know what you want we can’t make it happen. The first Executive meeting to plan for next season is June 20th but feel free to fill this in any time before the end of July.
I would like to congratulate the 3 individuals who earned the top scores in our competitions this past season.
#1: Denise Trask with an overall average score of 27
#2: Clay Merrithew with an overall average score of 26
#3: Jane Smith with an overall average score of 25
Congratulations to our entrants!
Here are the results:
Denise Trask – Trapped in Time 25.5
Janet Crawford – Ice storm 23
Gary Farrah – Electric Fence 22
Julie Ann Moore – Solitaire 22
Jane Smith – Alter Ego 21.5
Clay Merrithew – Back Alley 20.5
Top score by Denise (30)
2nd by Julie Anne Moore (27)
3rd place Jane (25)
3rd place Julie Anne (25)
3rd place Denise (25)
1st place image score 28 by Philipa
2nd place image score 27 Philipa
2nd place image score 27 Jane
3rd place image score 25 Chris O
3rd place image score 25 Angel W
Just a reminder that the entries for the next competition “REFLECTIONS” are due by the end of the day tomorrow. You can bring your images to the meeting tomorrow night.
Theme definition “Reflections”:
Reflections in a shiny material like glass, water, mirror, etc. where the reflection is a prominent part of the overall image.
Busy but efficient morning setting up the Playhouse Exhibit – thank you to all who helped! Also, thank you to everyone who submitted photos – they look great!
Organizing, documenting, and labelling! Thanks for the help Jack, Dave and Roy!
We will be having the opening reception for the Show on March 9th from 5-7pm in the Playhouse Galleries.