Photography Books Now Available at Second Editions

Photography books from the library of John Taylor, Ottawa historian, and photographer will be featured from Wednesday, April 6 to  Saturday, April 16th.
After that additional photography books will be added to the display from Second Edition’s reserved storage of books.

1939 – 2020
Professor Emeritus Carleton University 

The photography books displayed for sale were donated in memory of John Taylor. John was a skilled photographer, and he treasured the many photography books that were part of his extensive Library.

His book Ottawa: An Illustrated History was named the best local and regional history for 1988 by the Ontario Historical Society.

The book is available to borrow from the Ottawa Public Library.

The Second Editions Bookshop, operated by The Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association, is located beside the library at 101 Centrepointe Drive, Nepean ON K2G 0B5. It is open:

Wednesday: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Friday: 11:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 3:00pm

Volunteer Photographers

Manordale Woodvale Community Association (MWCA)  is planning a 60th Anniversary Celebration and is looking for volunteers.

On Saturday, May 28th, they will be holding a family event at Manordale Park (68 Knoxdale Road), from 2-11 pm, starting with a Shriner’s parade through the community followed by a family BBQ, with games and activities for kids, accompanied by live entertainment and a licensed bar.  

They are looking for volunteer photographers to capture the event. 

If you’re interested in helping out, please contact:

Charlene Hickman

Symmetry/Balanced/Unbalanced Slideshow Now Online

Because we’re still meeting online in April, we are sharing the slideshow of images from our March Symmetry/Balanced/Unbalanced challenge online.

In order to view the slideshow full screen, please click on the Play icon (above) then on the word YouTube or click on this link.

Thanks to all members for sharing their images and to Catherine Easton for creating this slideshow.

Link for April Meeting

Click here to join our April Meeting

The dial-in link is ‪(CA) +1 647-733-3653‬ PIN: ‪672 950 338‬#. Long distance charges may apply.

The Google Meet “room” will be opened shortly after 8:45 a.m. on Friday morning if you need to check your equipment and 9:00 a.m. to sign in for the meeting which starts at 9:15 a.m.

During the online meeting, the presenter will show a presentation to all members. To review instructions on how to view a presentation full-screen click here.

If you have any issues email us at and we’ll try to help

Mike Giovinazzo Presenting in April

Mike Giovinazzo

Mike joined his first camera club over 40 years ago and was immediately encouraged when he started winning photographic awards in local and Canadian Association for Photographic Art (CAPA) competitions. One of the guest speakers at that camera club was a pro who outlined the realities of running a photography business. This really resonated with Mike who had started down the road to weddings, portraits and events.  He then realized photography as a career could kill the spark so he focused on it as an avid hobby and more artistic pursuit.

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KSCCC Survey – March 2022

An online survey has been created to obtain KSCCC members’ comments and suggestions on the future direction of your photography club.  This survey is open to all KSCCC members and should take less than 10 minutes to complete. 

To complete the Survey click here.  After completion click on the “Submit” button.   

Send an email to if you have any questions or problems with this survey. 

Please complete this survey by April 8, 2022.

Thank you for your help and cooperation.

Your KSCCC Executive