2016 WDACC Competition

This year’s annual WDACC was held in Dubbo, NSW on September 10th, 2016.   Members Frances Thornton, Steve Ostini, Cathy McPherson, Maree Tanswell, and Jackie Charlton traveled to Dubbo to attend. We tried to win Interclub digital print for the 4th year in a row.  Alas we didn’t make it.  Though a respectable third was in the cards.  These are our 10 third place interclub … Continue reading 2016 WDACC Competition

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