Monthly Challenges for the 2020/21 Season

The Monthly Challenges for 2020/21 are posted here. Your Monthly Challenge for the summer is Photograph that Song and photos for this challenge must be submitted by August 28th. COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS AND PHOTOGRAPHY Because of the current and potentially on-going restrictions surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, it may be difficult for KSCCC members to take photographs … Continue reading “Monthly Challenges for the 2020/21 Season”

2020 Winter Photo Challenge Results

Members of the KSCCC had another successful year with the 2020 Winter Photo Challenge. This year we challenged ourselves to create a photographic project using only 4-6 photographs focused on a specific topic. A total of 17 photographers submitted approximately 100 photographs on topics ranging from people riding the bus, to winter wildlife, desert flowers … Continue reading “2020 Winter Photo Challenge Results”

2020 Winter Photo Challenge

It’s time to get ready for the KSCCC 2020 Winter Photo Challenge !! This year we will be trying something a little different.  Rather than taking a number of photographs of different subjects, we will be challenging ourselves to “Create a Photography Project”. Here is the timeline: All photographs must be taken between January 4th, … Continue reading “2020 Winter Photo Challenge”

2019/2020 Exhibitions at SPAO

Exhibitions this season at SPAO (School of the Photographic Arts Ottawa) include: Until September 19 Fragments: Group show by SPAO graduates Exposure Gallery, 1255 Wellington Street W. N.B. This is not at SPAO Until September 21 Alma Haser Cosmic Surgery September 27-October 26 Artist Residency 2019 Exhibition November 1-December 14 Open House and 2019 Lineage … Continue reading “2019/2020 Exhibitions at SPAO”

Monthly Challenges for 2019/2020 Season

As we announced at our meeting on June 7th, the monthly challenges for the 2019/2020 season are now posted here. All the super keen club members can get out there and start shooting now! Most months members can submit 3 photos but for our Summer 2019 Challenge members can submit 4. Have a great summer!

Manfred Mueller Presenting in March

Manfred Mueller, an award winning, Kanata based photographer will be presenting “What Makes a Good Image” at our meeting on March 5th at 9:15 a.m. Manfred is a retired professional engineer, but serious photography has been part of his life since he was in his teens. He has studied photography at both Algonquin College and … Continue reading “Manfred Mueller Presenting in March”

Software for Making Slideshows

The following is a list of software and instructional videos that members could use to make slideshows.  This list is by no means exhaustive. Note: You should always have updated virus protection before installing any software. For instructions on sending in a slideshow refer to our website menu Pictures/Make a Slideshow. Photoshop Elements by Adobe. … Continue reading “Software for Making Slideshows”

Ross Laing on Buying Used Gear

You can review an abridged version of Ross Laing’s excellent presentation on buying used photography equipment here. Here are the links he included at the end of his presentation: Used Equipment Camera Retailers:HenrysVistekAdoramaB&H PhotoKEH Camera MBP Brand Specific Marketplaces (using Pentax examples):Pentax ForumsPentax User Local and online sellers:AmazonCamerama, Toronto [Edward Village Hotel, 185 Yorkland Bl., … Continue reading “Ross Laing on Buying Used Gear”