Location of all meetings (unless otherwise noted) is at Lion's Place.
Please note that programs are subject to change without notice.
September 2019: Theme, ``OPEN``
Opening Night - Meet Our Executive and Members - Tell us why you like photography and talk about your favourite shooting experience
Presentation of the 2019/20 program by Wendy Stephenson, MCC Program chair
Speaker: Shannon Bileski, Storm Chaser
Speaker: Walter Potrebka , Bird Photographer
Competition entries are due for the Theme: “OPEN”
Presentation and critiquing of competition entries for the Theme, “OPEN”.
October 2019: Theme, ``CURVES or ANGLES``
Speaker: Carey Lauder - photographer for the Winnipeg Jets, Winnipeg Goldeyes, and Assiniboia Downs
Speaker: Don Berthman, One Light Workshop (bring your camera)
Speaker: Keith Levit will present his recent trip to GREENLAND!
Speaker: Gordon Goldsborough, author of Abandoned Manitoba
Competition entries are due for the theme: "CURVES or ANGLES"
Presentation and critiquing of competition entries for the Theme: "CURVES or ANGLES”.
THEME, ``ACTION, MOTION, BLUR or STOPPED ACTION``
Speaker: Barry Streimer, Turning Photography into Art
Semi-annual business meeting
Member Speaker: Wendy Stephenson (Kenya and Tanzania slideshow)
Speaker: Ian McCausland - Food Photography
Competition entries are due for the Competition-Theme "ACTION, MOTION, BLUR or STOPPED ACTION"
Presentation and critiquing of Competition Images for "ACTION, MOTION, BLUR or STOPPED ACTION"
December 2019 - No Theme
Speaker: David McMillan, Chernobyl photographer
December 10: Christmas potluck dinner. @ Lions Place
* Spouses, significant others, etc. are welcome.
POT LUCK SIGN-UP If you plan on attending and have not signed up for the pot luck the list will be available on the back table in November.
January 2020, Theme: ``OPEN``
Happy New Year!
Members’ Night -
Brian McCann (People of the World),
Wayne Adams (Churchill),
Don Berthman (Photography Tips)
Speaker: Terry Bussey, Costco photo lab technician and contract photographer for Manitoba Parks
Speakers: Cory Aronec and Lindsay Reid, Architecture Photography
Competition entries are due for the Competition Theme "OPEN"
Presentation and critiquing night for Theme "OPEN"
February 2020, Theme ``MY MANITOBA``
February 4: Members Night
Jean McManus - Working with layers and masking in Photoshop
Speaker:James Turner, "Winnipeg Tails", a photo project documenting our city’s dogs
February 18: UK Inter-Club Competition Judging
Entries due for competition Theme "My Manitoba"
Judging and critique night of "MY MANITOBA"
March 2020- Theme: ``WEATHER``
Speaker: Cancelled-Chris Insull, Photo Central
Don Berthman will speak on the UK/CA photo contest / judging
March 10: Manny Sousa - On Portugal (where he grew up)
March 17: Hands-on Workshop - photos on wood/mugs and woven photos
Speaker: Jesse de Rocquigny, of Tripwire Media Group, Video on Your SLR
Entries due for the competition theme, "WEATHER"
March 31: Judging and critique of March competition, "WEATHER"
April 14 :
Annual General Meeting and election of officers,
Second half of night is a Members Night. Topic to be Announced later
**** Images are due for our Year end competition "OPEN" theme (monochrome print, colour print, and digital projected )
as well as the following themed competitions:
"ARCHITECTURE" for the Henry Kalen Trophy
"ANIMALS" for the Arko Trophy
"LIFE IMAGES" for the MCC Life Images Trophy
"CONTEMPORARY" (Altered Reality) for the Delannoy Trophy
See the competition rules on for the Trophy competitions (eg. maximum 4 images per theme)
April 21: Member:Harry Johnson, Water Workshop
April 28 - Year End Banquet: