Lorraine Fernando Presenting in October

Lorraine Fernando

Lorraine Fernando will give a presentation on Painting with Light – Bending Pixels on Friday, October 14, 2022.

Lorraine has been photographing for about ten years, and has spent some time trying to find her photographic voice – what interests her, and what types of images she likes to create.

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Four Valley Friends Pandemic Project

At the September 9th meeting our 4 members from up the valley presented this great summary of what they’ve been up to during the pandemic.

Thanks to:

  • Barrie Nichols (Calabogie) (upper right)
  • Gary Hollingworth (Springtown) (lower right)
  • Paul Lamoureux (Springtown) (upper left)
  • Ian Bartlett (Arnprior) (lower left)

for sharing what they’ve been up to.

September Camera Club Meeting

Relaxation by Paula Brown

The KSCCC will resume in-person meetings on Friday, September 9th starting with a Meet and Greet at 8:30 a.m. The regular meeting will start at 9:15 a.m.

The agenda for the meeting is:

  • Meet and Greet Hosted by Janet Baigent, Kanata Seniors’ Centre
  • Opening Remarks
  • Presentation by The Four Valley Friends on Surviving COVID with Photography
  • Training Session by Ross Laing on Smoke Photography
  • Summer Challenge Slideshow – It’s Summer : Get Outside!!
  • In-Camera Project Challenge – Light Painting Slideshow
  • Photo Review
  • Concluding Remarks
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Meetings for 2022/23

We will resume in-person meetings at the Kanata Seniors’ Centre on Friday, September 9th. The Kanata Seniors’ Centre is hosting a Meet and Greet starting at 8:30 with the regular meeting following at 9:15 a.m. Sanitizer will be available at the meeting and masks are voluntary.

Monthly meetings are usually held on the first Friday of the month. However, the following are two other exceptions: Friday, October 14th and Friday, April 14th.

The camera club will be at the Kanata Seniors’ Centre Open House on September 7th from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  The Open House will include a free pancake breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. This Open House will be an opportunity for all seniors to find out more about our camera club and the Seniors’ Centre. Refer to the Seniors’ Scoop Newsletter for more information.

You may have to renew your membership at the Kanata Seniors’ Centre. To avoid the rush, you may want to do this before September 9th.

Four Valley Friends Presenting in September

Four Valley Friends

Our first meeting of the new season will be held at the Kanata Seniors’ Centre on Friday, September 9th, starting at 8:30 a.m., with a Meet and Greet hosted by the Kanata Seniors’ Centre.

Following the Meet and Greet, members of the Kanata Seniors Centre Camera Club, namely Paul Lamoureux, Gary Hollingworth, Ian Bartlett and Barrie Nichols, will be presenting Surviving COVID with Photography. Find out how they coped during the COVID pandemic while improving their photography skills.

June Camera Club Meeting

Last Train to Carleton Place by Carol Brown

The monthly meeting will be held online on June 3rd at 9:15 a.m. using Google Meet. For information on how to use Google Meet for our meetings go here. A link to the meeting will be posted on our website the morning before the meeting.

The agenda for the meeting is:

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May Monthly Challenge

Wall Art in Almonte by Marilyn Martin

The Monthly Challenge for May is Wall Art/Building Decorations/Graffiti. The following websites list a few locations, in and around Ottawa, where you can find murals and wall art:

Ottawa Tourism Urban Arts Scene
House of Paint – Ottawa / Gatineau Mural & Graffiti Map
Carleton Place Murals Everywhere
Pembroke Heritage Murals

Pictures from this monthly challenge will be presented at our meeting on June 3, 2022.

Link for May Meeting

Click here to join our May Meeting

The dial-in link is ‪(CA) +1 226-314-9937‬ PIN: ‪509 090 077‬#. 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 contact@ksccc.ca and we’ll try to help

May Camera Club Meeting

Winter reflections by Marg Jackman

The monthly meeting will be held online on May 6th at 9:15 a.m. using Google Meet. For information on how to use Google Meet for our meetings go here. A link to the meeting will be posted on our website the morning before the meeting.

The agenda for the meeting is:

  • Opening Remarks
  • Review Online Meeting Procedures
  • Our “Star”, Catherine Easton, Talks About her Photo Shown on the News
  • Slideshow of Member Images from the April Assignment on Reflections
  • Presentation by Manfred Mueller on Still Life – A Brief Overview
  • Information on the May In-Camera Project Challenge by Phil Tughan Extreme Perspective, Worm’s Eye View
  • Camera Club Member’s Survey
  • Concluding Remarks
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Manfred Mueller Presenting in May

Manfred Mueller

Manfred Mueller, an award winning, Kanata based photographer will be presenting “Still Life – A Brief Overview” at our meeting on May 6th 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 the School of Photographic Arts – Ottawa (SPAO).  Manfred has attended workshops and masterclasses in Ottawa, India and Guatemala.  He is a photographic educator who teaches specialized shooting and post-processing techniques at Ottawa area photo clubs. 

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