POW (Photograph of the Week) # 32 – Toys

The subject for this week is TOYS. They can be children's toys or big-peoples toys it is up to you.   As always the object of this challenge is to get your imagination going and have FUN!!!!! I am also looking for suggestions for the following weeks, so if there is a topic you would […]

Outing – Self Directed – Ladysmith Show ‘n Shine and Rod Run

Come down for this event with life entertainment, concessions and lots of cars.  The Rod Run is on Friday August 19th and starts at the A&W at 7:00PM and winds it way through Ladysmith.  The Ladysmith 18th Annual Show 'n Shine car show will be held on August 20th between 10:00AM and 3:00PM.  For more […]

Outing – BC Forest Discovery Centre

BC Forestry Discovery Centre 2892 Drinkwater Rd, Duncan, BC

This outing will take us to the BC Forest Discovery Centre which is a 100 acre museum park full of opportunities for discovery, education and fun. From the operational narrow-gauge railway to our forested trails, from out Ranger Station exhibit to our historical 1930 logging camp buildings, there is always something engaging to experience.  For […]

Club Meeting – New Season Social

Welcome Back!!!!!!!!! This is a social to celebrate the start of another great season. More details will be provided once confirmed.  Stay tuned................

Club Meeting – Beban Park – Upcoming Season

Beban Park 2300 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia

This meeting will include an overview of what our upcoming season will hold, topics to be covered are:  Introduction to the new executive Looking Back - What we accomplished last year. Looking Forward - What we have planned for the upcoming year.  Challenges and competitions - Internal and external  Preparing for competitions  Reviewing our Website  […]

Club Meeting – Zoom – Storytelling for Photographers with JP Stones


Storytelling for Photographers is 90 minutes long with a break midway through and a Q&A at the end.   JP Stones is a British-born Cultural Photographer currently working Mexico. He has spent the last five years photographing a small group of Mexica, or Azteca dancers. In that time he learned how connected the Mexica are to […]

Club Meeting – Beban Park – Long Exposure Landscapes – The Art of Seeing What You Can’t See with Dave Hutchison

Beban Park 2300 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia

Local Vancouver Island Professional Photographer Dave Hutchison, will be presenting a 1-3/4 hour Live Presentation on "Long Exposure Landscapes - The Art of Seeing What You Can't See" on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.  The presentation will include several before and after images including camera settings, filter info and more.  Live visual props are included too. […]

Club Meeting – Zoom – Environmental Portraits with Don MacGregor


This meetings presenter is Don MacGregor joining us from Vancouver to talk about Environmental (Outdoor) portraiture.  Don's passion for exceptional portraits spans more than 45 years. His style and vision has been crafted with countless opportunities of studying with Master Photographers around the globe. He has earned his Canadian and American Master Photographers degrees as […]

Club Meeting – Zoom – Still Life and Light Painting with Heidi Egerman


Heidi Egerman is an international, award-winning fine art garden photographer with a passion for still life light painting. She uses a simple flashlight to light her subjects, bringing out the textures and colors in a style reminiscent of the Old Master painters. Her presentation will introduce you to the basics of the light painting, where […]

HCPC Photo Showcase

Nanaimo Museum 100 Museum Way, Nanaimo, British Columbia

The Nanaimo Museum will be holding a Photo Showcase of HCPC members photographs from May 9 - June 27.  Images must be delivered to Jordan Johns at the Museum on 100 Museum Way, Nanaimo BC by May 6th to be ready for installation by May 8th.  More details about the theme, select process, image requirements […]