4th Annual Parkes Camera Club Scavenger Hunt 2016

The month of June has been very very wet here in Parkes, NSW.   When our 4th Annual Scavenger Hunt date came around on June 7th the rain dampened our desire to roam the streets and tackle the 10 items. We made a group decision to instead take the list home and take 2 weeks to get the photos before our next meeting. Our list: Below … Continue reading 4th Annual Parkes Camera Club Scavenger Hunt 2016

Dr. Joe Cronin and Drone Photography

On March 1st Dr. Joe Cronin was our guest speaker for the night.  Joe has a PhD  in robotics and works at Northparkes mines as an Automation Projects Manager.  He has over 25 years experience in complex technical project management and robotics in weapons systems and unmanned vehicles.  Last year Northparkes became the first mine to be on full automation. Where fully autonomous 50 tonne … Continue reading Dr. Joe Cronin and Drone Photography

How To Use Our Camera Night and Take Home Assignment

 Our new 2016 camera club program has begun and it is an exciting one. Camera clubs start up with many different levels of members. The experienced amateurs who want to learn more through the association with other photographers. New amateurs , who have just acquired a new camera and realize that there is more to it than fully auto. These members want to learn the … Continue reading How To Use Our Camera Night and Take Home Assignment

Ansel Adams “Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer

Landscape photography shows spaces within the world and this little club was on a mission to find a local space to practice. Even though weeks of location scouting was done the weather just did not cooperate for us on the night of our practical club meeting.  That’s the hard part of landscape photography.  We find a place that catches our eye and we envision a … Continue reading Ansel Adams “Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer