Welcome to the Georgian Bay Photography Club

VISITORS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Our Club serves members from Meaford, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Collingwood, Wasaga Beach, Stayner, Clearview and beyond.  Local members are welcome to participate in all activities we have on offer and those members from further away are welcome to join us on Zoom in order to enjoy our many wonderful speakers.   We welcome everyone who shares our love of photography.  If you are interested in finding out more about our Club, or would like to receive a complimentary invitation to your first meeting, please contact us through our Membership Director on the Contact Us page.  

MEMBERS...STAY UP-TO-DATE / DON’T MISS A THING / NEWS & UPDATES BELOW

 

Our club is a happening place with new speakers, events, workshops, learning opportunities and much, much more!

We don’t want you to miss any of it, so we’ll be highlighting new happenings as well as any updates here.  

ONTARIO COUNCIL OF CAMERA CLUBS (OCCC) Open Challenge 2021 Awards Presentation will take place on

December 5 from 2-4pm.  This year's event is FREE, but you must pre-register at http://o3c.ca

 

NEWSLETTER The December newsletter is now available in the Members section

 

COMPETITION categories for November are Animals & Leading Lines.  Entries begin November 2nd!  
Details  + newly renovated form now available.

Results from October's competition are now available for viewing.  

OUR SPEAKER The Speakers page has been updated with tentative information for the balance of the fiscal year ending in June 2022.

OUTINGS have just been finalized and are now available to check out.  There is an outstanding number of opportunities for all skill levels and interests.  Thanks to those members who suggested some these offerings and a special thanks to Eric, our Outings Coordinator, for bringing them to life.  

EXHIBIT YOUR WORK  this winter at the Wasaga Society for the Arts (WSA).   This opportunity is open to all our members who have up to four photos they're proud of and would like to display and/or sell.  No prior experience is required and our Speakers Director is happy to answer any questions and provide guidance.   Further details can be found here and if you would like to find out more about the WSA, you can visit them on their website.  

THIS AND THAT has been updated to include a new "Travel Adventures" listing provided by our October speaker Mike O'Connor.  

   

LEARNING LIBRARY is a great way to review basic techniques, advanced skills and specialized techniques.  
New materials are being added all the time so keep watching.   Can't find what you need?  Contact the Member at Large.

LOOKING FOR A PERSON TO FILL THE VICE-PRESIDENT'S ROLE.  This position does not require you to move into the President's role.  Please consider getting involved and playing an important role in running our Club. Your ideas and involvement provide a valuable resource so our club can remain vibrant and running smoothly.  No experience is necessary for this Executive position and inquiries may be directed to our President Jim Desmoreaux through our Contact Us page.

NEW ON OUR SITE THIS YEAR
MEMBERS' SHARED GALLERY & FORUM

Exciting News!  All members are encouraged to share photos on our new Shared Gallery.  Anything goes (well almost anything) any category, any time, and any place.  Fun, fabulous, cute, scary....anything you would share with your friends on Facebook, you can share with us! Go on, show off!  Just keep it to one photo per day please.

The Forum area has been set up to provide our members with a space to post questions, ideas or thoughts.  It’s a way of starting a conversation, about something important to you, that you hope other people will engage with and respond to.  ie - want to discuss pros & cons about a potential new purchase or wondering if anyone is interested in a meet-up?  Let's get lively...check back often to see what's on members' minds.

Picture of the Month

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Top of Blue - Judy Morrision