Photograph of the Week #100 – One Hundred

When the idea of Photograph of the Week was first born in 2021, it was a way of challenging your members to stay creative through the cold months of January and February, little did we know that it would take off the way it did and still be going strong 100 weeks later. I would […]

Outing – Music! – Long & McQuade Music Store – RSVP Required

Long & McQuade Music Store 620 Comox Rd.,, Nanaimo, B.C., Canada

Click HERE to RSVP Music! An inside outing is planned to visit the Long and McQuade Music Store located at 620A Comox Rd, on December 2nd. We will meet at 10:00AM and will be there for approximately 1 - 1.5 hours. The store has a variety of instruments and accessories on display that may be […]

HCPC Meeting – A Photographer’s Life with Jack Reznicki


A Photographer’s Life An internationally popular lecturer, he is always insightful, entertainingly outspoken, and refreshingly candid, Jack will discuss in this far reaching session, his history as a teenager photographer rolling his own film from a bulk roller to his well known national commercial works from his NYC studio. Like many photographers (and to the […]

Digital Competition – Nature & Technology and The Colour White – Due Date

Nature & Technology  The photo should show the coexistence of nature and technical structure, or the destruction of nature by technology, or nature reclaiming the territory previously destroyed by technology.  Prepare your photo as a jpg (jpeg) file:  Max width 1920 pixels, max height 1080 pixels, sRGB, 8 bit.  Rename your file: NT - FirstName […]

Seasonal Gathering

Come Join Us  Wendy and Jerry have graciously opened their home for a seasonal gather of HCPC members.  Date: December 12, 2023 Time: 5:30 - 8:30  You are asked to bring on savoury appetiser (finger food).  A punch, coffee, and tea will be provided, but you are welcome to bring a bottle of wine or […]

HCPC Meeting – Members Showcase & My Picture – Your Edit – ON ZOOM


This meeting is a ZOOM meeting! During tonights meeting we will be showcasing your work, in selected slideshows from members.  And it is time for My Picture - Your Edit, where you will take someone else's photograph and edit it to your vision. This is an exercise of creativity and not an exercise to fix […]

BC / Yukon Speaker Series presents Black and White Photography with Elizabeth Gray


BC / Yukon Inter-club Speaker Series and the Victoria Camera Club present Black and White Photograph - Shooting with Intent with Elizebeth Gray Elizabeth Gray: American nature photographer Rob Sheppard said, “Good black and white photography is not about the removal of colour!” I could not agree more. Unfortunately, many photographers try unsuccessfully to rescue […]

Club Print Competition – Curves and Looking into the Camera

Beban Park 2300 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

For our second print challenge the categories are:  Curves - Curves are everywhere and your challenge is to use the next few months to find perfect or imperfect curves. Bodies, railings, tubes, covers. They’re everywhere! Looking into the Camera - Kids, birds, parents, insects, or an optical illusion will have you searching for the perfect […]

Digital Competition – Stairs and Blue Hour – Due Date

Stairs Stairs help us cover vertical distances. They are basically everywhere it would be uncomfortable or dangerous to walk on a slope. They are steps, but everything is different.  Prepare your photo as a jpg (jpeg) file:  Max width 1920 pixels, max height 1080 pixels, sRGB, 8 bit.  Rename your file: Stairs – FirstName LastName […]

HCPC Meeting – A Photographer’s Journey with Eric Bennett


The Photographer's Journey – Building a Portfolio, Finding Your Voice, and Developing Style Bio: Eric Bennett is a full-time nature photographer, author, and conservationist based in Utah, where he lives with his wife and four children. While photography has taken Eric all over the world to places like Iceland, Patagonia, and New Zealand, over the last several years he has become […]

BC / Yukon Speakers Series presents An Artist’s Mountain Adventures and MisAdventures


The BC / Yukon Inter-Club Speakers Series and the Cowichan Valley Camera Club presents An Artist's Mountain Adventures and MisAdventures with Lee Nordbye.  Lee Nordbye: Listening to the ice crunch as I dig my crampons into the ice, my mind wanders momentarily. When my attention returns to the moment, I quickly slide down the steep […]

Outing – Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary – Delta – RSVP REQUIRED

Reifel Bird Sanctuary Delta, BC, Canada

NOTE: This outing has been rescheduled to the March 12, 2024  CLICK HERE to RSVP This outing will take us on a road trip to the Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary in Delta.  The sanctuary consists of nearly 300 hectares of managed wetlands, natural marshes and low dykes in the heart of the Fraser River Estuary. […]