2024 February Competition

Set Subject “Action Movement“

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BCC Newsletter – February 2024

Hi all, please find the following link to download the latest edition of our club newsletter. here’s just a quick summary of some of the featured content:

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BCC Newsletter – January 2024

Hi All, please find the following link to download the latest copy of our monthly newsletter.here is a brief summary of some of the items you will find this month:

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January Newsletter

Hi All, just a quick note to let members know that the January Newsletter is running a little late this month due to the editor having issues with his health slowing up the process. It will be uploaded at some stage during the coming weekend. In the meantime a quick reminder in case some missed […]

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Annual Awards Night 2023

It was another lovely evening at Lakeside Hotel. Well done to all our members for making our annual awards night a great one. Thank you to our judge David Burren. Thanks to our sponsors: Aggregate Awards These are for points awarded for Competitions during the year. Prints Set Subject: Open: Monochrome: Projected Set Subject: Open: […]

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BCC Newsletter – November/December 2023

Please find the following link to download the latest issue of our club newsletter. here’s just a sample of some of the articles and subjects in this issue:

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2023 October Competition

Set Subject “Flower Photography“

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Activity Night – Tuesday 14th November 2023

Hi Members Daniel Soncin has confirmed that he will be coming to give us a talk at the Clubrooms on Tuesday 14th November at 7:30pm. Daniel will be presenting an hour or so focusing on studio lighting with flashes for portraiture, which includes how to create different moods with lighting and directing models to get […]

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BCC Newsletter – October 2023

Hi all, please find the following link to download the latest Newsletter for the month of October. Here is just a quick summary of some of the items within the Newsletter this month:

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‘Hot Rods in Photography’

An evening with DARRON DAVIES – Still Life, Portraiture & Abstract Photographer For those Rev-heads in the club, or just those looking for something a little different The Mount Alexander Photographic Society (Castlemaine Camera Club), will have a Special Guest Speaker tomorrow night: Tuesday 26th September at 6:45pm CHEWTON TOWN HALL, 145 Main Road, Chewton […]

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2023 September Competition

Set Subject “After Dark“

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BCC Newsletter – September 2023

Hi all please find the following link to download this months Newsletter. Here’s just a quick summary of some of the topics covered this month:

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David duChemin – The Heart of Photography

Please join me for this presentation by David duChemin, 19 September, 2023, you won’t regret the time well spent on the night: The Heart of the Photograph Summary A compelling photograph is more than visual. It’s visceral. We don’t only see it, we feel it. It’s more than just focusing our lenses, it’s also focusing […]

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Using Lightroom to catalogue your photographs

(This is a presentation from October 2022) Once one gets more than a few hundred photographs saved on the computer it can become a chore to keep them organised and easy to find as time goes by. One eventually runs out of time and enthusiasm if each photograph is given a title and needs to […]

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Photographing Flowers and Stacking Presentations – 2023

After our recent Flower Photography activity night, we have attached the presentation from the night as well as past macro stacking notes. With the weather improving and the blooms budding up, we hope you get out there and snap some beautiful images. Alternatively, get creative indoors! To view the presentations full size, please click the […]

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BCC Newsletter – August 2023

Hi all, please find the following link to download our latest newsletter for your inspiration. Here’s a quick summary of what’s in this months edition:

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Phillip Island October 13 – 15

The Bendigo Camera Club will be holding a weekend away to Phillip Island from Friday 13th to Sunday 15th October. Staying in the Cowes area. Some of the committee members are staying at the NRMA Phillip Island Beachfront Holiday Park. Booking accommodation is up to the participant. As Phillip Island is a popular destination it […]

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2023 July Competition

Set Subject “Autumn“

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BCC Newsletter – July 2023

Hi all, a quick apology, the newsletter sent out on Thursday night had some incorrect details regarding the VAPS Conference Club Competitions Results. I had accidentally grabbed last years results by mistake. My apologies for any inconvenience. Please find the following link to download the updated version of our latest Newsletter for July 2023 with […]

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Our Editing Challenge Images

We were all challenged to edit this image taken by our President, Pauline Moore: It is always so interesting to see the different paths our editing can take! We voted (via hands up) for our favourites in various categories Most Creative images (category won by Esther A) Best Mono images (category won by Graeme H) […]

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Activity Night – Editing Challenge

Next Week: Tuesday 20th June at 7:30pmLake Weeroona Pavillion (Rowing Club), Weeroona Avenue, Bendigo VIC Below is a link to download either the raw or jpeg file for you to edit andbring with you on our Editing Challenge Night, Tuesday 20th June at 7:30pm. Small prizes are awarded to;• Most Creative• Best Mono• Best Muck […]

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BCC Newsletter – June 2023

Hi everybody, please find the following link to download the latest version of our newsletter.Here’s just a few samples of what’s in this month:PHOTO COMPETITION – Set Subject AutumnJudging Night – AutumnVAPS Annual ConventionActivity Night – Portrait PhotographyCalculating Lens Sizes (Portraits)Activity Night – Night PhotographyActivity Night – Editing ChallengeAnnual General MeetingBCC Members Notice BoardHeathcote Photography […]

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2023 May Competition

Set Subject “Colour Purple”

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BCC Newsletter – May 2023

Hi everybody, please find the following link to download the latest version of our newsletter. Here’s just a few samples of what’s in this month:Judging Night – Colour PurpleActivity Night – Post Processing (Photo Editing)BCC Social Club DinnerPHOTO COMPETITION – Set Subject AutumnVAPS Annual ConventionActivity Night -Portrait PhotographyDay Trip – Sanatorium LakeActivity Night -Mat CuttingActivity […]

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Food Photography Activity

Another great night with Commercial Photographer, Anthony Webster, talking about the importance of light (a fan of back light). Anthony (Redda) talked about lighting objects and then helped us set up various forms of light for food photography. Here are some tips on photographing food with back lighting: Natural light: How to achieve back lighting […]

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BCC Newsletter – April 2023

Hi all please find attached link to download this months BCC Newsletter. Here’s a quick summary of what’s featured this month: Bendigo Camera Club Easter Exhibition 2023Print/Digital Comp. Set Subject – Colour PurpleActivity Night – Easter Egg HuntDay Trip – HeathcoteActivity Night – Food PhotographyCluster Account ClosureBCC Social Club DinnerPhoto Walk Day 2023Mat OrdersBendigo Easter […]

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Selective Colour Workshop

The topic of Tuesday’s Activity Night was Selective Colour in both Photoshop and Lightroom in preparation for the set subject “Colour Purple” of next month’s competition. The set subject definition says “…Purple must be the predominant colour and any other colours must, even if significant in size, support its predominance, such as complementary colours.“ One […]

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2023 March Competition

Set Subject “Architecture“

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BCC Newsletter – March 2023

Hi all please find the following link to download our Newsletter for the month of March A quick summary of whats in our newsletter this month: Judging Night: Architecture – Tuesday, 14th MarchPhoto Comp Deadline: Colour Purple – Tuesday, 11th AprilActivity Night: Selective Colour – Tuesday, 21st MarchActivity Night: Easter Egg Hunt – Tuesday, 11th […]

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2023 February Competition

Set Subject “Photo Journalism“

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BCC Newsletter – February 2023

Hi all, welcome to 2023 and our second Newsletter, February 2023. Apologies for the lateness this month, I’ve been a little unwell. A quick summary of whats in our newsletter this month: Activity Night: Kennington Reservoir – Tuesday 21st February: 7:30pmKyabram Fauna Park Day Trip – Sunday 12th March: 10am – 5pmJudging Night – Set […]

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Welcome to 2023

A fantastic start to the year with 30 members gathering together for a meal and a catch up. Despite the storm outside, the air con kept us cool and the chatter was nearly as loud as the thunder! Our President, Pauline, handed out awards to members who were absent at the EOY dinner.

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BCC Newsletter – January 2023 Updated

Hi All, Please find attached change to the BCC Newsletter – January 2023 We had the wrong time in the header for the Club Picnic on Tuesday 17th January 2023, please note the picnic starts at 6:30pm, not 7:30pm. Apologies for any confusion, please find the updated newsletter link below:

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BCC Newsletter – January 2023

Hi all, welcome to 2023 and our first Newsletter, January 2023. A quick summary of whats in our newsletter this month: February Photo Competition – Photojournalism: Due Tuesday, 17th JanuaryBCC BYO Picnic: Tuesday, 17th JanuaryAustralia Day Celebrations: Thursday, 26th JanuaryJudging Night – Photojournalism: Tuesday, 14th FebruaryMarch Photo Competition – Architecture: Due Tuesday, 14th FebruaryActivity Night […]

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Annual Awards Night 2022

It was another lovely evening at Lakeside Hotel. Well done to all our members for making our annual awards night a great one. Thank you to our amazing judge Paul Robinson from Poowong, Gippsland. Life Membership to Allan Davis The night began with a Life Membership awarded to Allan Davis who answered a few “probing” […]

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Photo Competition – February 2023

Last Tuesday Night the proposed replacement for the Rowing Club Competition (Photojournalism – Magazine) has caused some confusion. Because of this the decision has been made to change it back to a Standard Competition – with Set Subject Photojournalism, as well as Open Category and Mono Category, Digital and Print formats. Eugine is back from […]

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RSVP – BCC End-of-Year Dinner 2022

Just a reminder that the RSVP for the End-of-Year Dinner 2022 are due by Saturday 26th November 2022.The following link will take you to the Electronic RSVP that you can fill in on line, for those who can’t make it to our last meeting before the dinner on Tuesday 15th November. Please don’t forget to […]

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BCC Newsletter – November 2022

Hi all, please find attached the following link to download the latest BCC Newsletter for November 2022

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Quad Comp 2022

Please find the following Itinerary for tomorrows Quad Comp Outing and Presentation in case anyone decides to join us: QUAD Comp 2022 SCHEDULE of EVENTS: 11:00am – 11:15am:Meet Top of the Range Cafe – 415 Cameron Drive, Mt Macedon 11:15am – 12:30pm:Photo walk-a-round locations on Mt Macedon – the memorial CROSS, Major Mitchell Lookout, Kurana […]

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Melbourne Day & Night Trip 2022

Hi Members, Please find the following link to download the Itinerary for this Saturdays Melbourne Trip, 5th November 2022, giving everyone the train timetable for Bendigo – Melbourne and Return, the Key Meeting location, a list of times we will be meeting and a number of other pieces of information including suggested locations we think […]

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BCC Newsletter – Oct 2022

Hi All, I think I’ve managed to work out what was causing the issue, so I’m back on again. Please find the following link to download the latest newsletter for the month of October 2022.

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Updated BCC Newsletter – September 2022

Hi all please find the following link to download the latest update to our September newsletter, with correct closing date for end of year competition, Tuesday 11th October 2022. Also there’s a couple of additional events added, especially for those looking for more photographic opportunities, enjoy.

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2022 September Competition

Set Subject “Patterns in Nature“

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BCC Newsletter – Sept 2022

Hi All, please find the following link to download this months newsletter:

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2022 Quad Competition Entries

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Social Dinner – Tuesday 30th 2022

Hi all, for those members who might still be considering coming to the Social Dinner next Tuesday night 30/8/2022 at the Brougham Arms Hotel could you please email Mark at markfriswell@outlook.com so I can add you to the list, as we will be confirming numbers with the venue on this Friday 26/8/2022. For members who […]

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Activity Night – Tuesday 16/8/2022

Hi all, tomorrow night we have something a little different. The committee has been approached by the Bendigo Rowing Club and asked if we would be interested in helping them build a portfolio of images that they can use to help promote the Rowing Club in their upcoming celebrations. The Committee has agreed that this […]

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2022 August Competition

Set Subject “Industrial“

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BCC News – August 2022 Updated

Hi all, please find the following link to download the updated newsletter with a small fix to one of the articles

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BCC Newsletter – August 2022

Hi All, please find the following link to download the latest newsletter.

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