Welcome to Peninsula Camera Club

PCC began in 1956 to encourage, foster, promote and advance photography in all its facets through joint effort and participation. The club has a mixture of beginners, experienced amateur and professional photographers. PCC has a high commitment to both the social and learning/teaching aspects of the hobby. Club members are active participants in competition photography at local, National and International exhibitions.
PCC is affiliated with the Photographic Society of Queensland and Australian Photographic Society.

CLUB MEETINGS:
Meetings are held at 7:30 P.M. in the Hall at
Redcliffe Uniting Church, 1 Richens St, Redcliffe.
Generally on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday of the month
Visitors welcome.
Contact me directly:
President Gerry Allen 0414 387 005
Email us at pcc@pccincqld.org for further details and an invitation to join us in our clubrooms

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Why Would You Join a Camera Club ?

To advance your Photography skills in a friendly environment with like-minded individuals.
Our fees are just $50 per year ($80 per couple) with a small $3 contribution for each Club Meeting to cover Hall hire and Refreshments.
If you would like to know more please email us at pcc@pccincqld.org for an invitation to visit on one of our Club nights to see if you would like to join.

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2022 Set Subjects

January People
February – Window Light (PCC Interclub)
MarchHigh Key (PCC Interclub)
AprilNature
MayScapes
JuneStreet Photography (PCC Interclub)
July – TBA (Tewantin Shield subject)
AugustCreative
SeptemberTable-top
OctoberVanishing Point – Perspective

Definitions to follow when available
Uploading to MPC will be made available as soon as possible

by Gerry Allen, October 27, 2021

Awards Night Function

Many thanks to Melisa Lehane who has arranged for the PCC 2021 Awards Night Celebration to be held at the North Lakes Hotel this year.
Details and payment details are in the attached flyer.
RSVP to pcc@pccincqld.org by 15th November
Be part of our End of Year Celebrations and Awards

by Gerry Allen, October 16, 2021

2022 Membership Renewal

A reminder that membership fees for 2022 are due December 2021. Please see attached form for details on payment methods and amounts. There has been no change to the amount due or payment method since last year.

You are welcome to pay via Cash or Cheque at club nights or EFT to the club bank account. If you EFT, please ensure you include your name as a payment reference.

If your details have changed during the year, please remember to update My Photo Club so you continue to receive notifications from the club.

Please read the attached form and return it to me only if you wish to change your choice.

by Melisa Lehane, October 16, 2021

Results for competitions in PDI October 2021

There were 38 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in PDI October 2021

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii
John Quixley – Honour
A Grade Open Projected

Egret with Bartail Goatfish 4149
Stephan Labuschagne – Honour
A Grade Open Projected

Breakfast Prep
Gerry Allen – Honour
A Grade Open Projected

Delivery
Sharon Smith – Honour
A Grade Open Projected

Just a minute at Shorncliffe
John Quixley – Honour
A Grade Set Subject Projected

Day Meets Night
Sharon Smith – Honour
A Grade Set Subject Projected

Stranded
Sharon Smith – Honour
A Grade Set Subject Projected

Stormy Sunrise Redcliffe Jetty
Jill Smith – Honour
AB Grade Set Subject Projected

Brisbane My Town at night
Chris Landman – Honour
B Grade Set Subject Projected

Enjoying the Sunrise
Jill Smith – Honour
AB Grade Open Projected

Noise on The Line
Jerry Duprée – Honour
B Grade Open Projected

Spinebill
Linda Landman – Honour
B Grade Open Projected

Love Is
Jeanne Balaam – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

On Sentry Duty
Jeanne Balaam – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Arizona Landscape
Peter Simmonds – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

After the bath 0048
Martie Labuschagne – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Flow lines 2160
Martie Labuschagne – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Great egrets feast 8441
Martie Labuschagne – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Osprey with catch 1222
Stephan Labuschagne – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Old pier 5362
Stephan Labuschagne – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Red Tailed Tropic Birds
Peter O’Brien – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

The Audrey Hepburn Look
Peter O’Brien – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

I Could be a Still Life Model
Gerry Allen – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Albert St Uniting Church From Above
Michael Stefanini – Merit
A Grade Open Projected

Redcliffe Show
Jeanne Balaam – Merit
A Grade Set Subject Projected

Growing Up
Joan Cheeseman – Merit
A Grade Set Subject Projected

Bribie In Blue
Gerry Allen – Merit
A Grade Set Subject Projected

Young Triathletes Compeat
Michael Stefanini – Merit
A Grade Set Subject Projected

Harbour Light
Nick Clarke – Merit
AB Grade Set Subject Projected

Morning Walk
Robyn Paul – Merit
AB Grade Set Subject Projected

Playing Catch
Anita Blaker – Merit
AB Grade Open Projected

Flying
Anita Blaker – Merit
AB Grade Open Projected

Stanthorpe Sunrise
Ken Cooke – Merit
AB Grade Open Projected

Last Light Sea Eagles
Jill Smith – Merit
AB Grade Open Projected

Daintree Snake
Jerry Duprée – Merit
B Grade Open Projected

Solitude
Jerry Duprée – Merit
B Grade Open Projected

Orion From The Backyard
Neil Dunn – Merit
B Grade Open Projected

Doggy Fun
Neil Dunn – Merit
B Grade Open Projected

by Stephan Labuschagne, October 15, 2021

Tewantin Shield 2021 Results

Congratulations to all PCC members on achieving 2nd place at this years Tewantin shield.

1st – 360 points

CABOOLTURE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

2nd – 359 points

PENINSULA CAMERA CLUB

3rd – 346 points

CALOUNDRA CAMERA GROUP

4th – 338 points

TIN CAN BAY CAMERA CLUB

5th – 336 points

BLACKBUTT CAMERA CLUB

6th – 326 points

GYMPIE CAMERA CLUB

7th – 314 points

HERVEY BAY PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

8th – 295 points

BUNDABERG PHOTOGRAPHIC GROUP

A special congratulations to Sharon Smith for achieving, 1st Place PICTORIAL and Champion Image for her entry titled – Almost Gone

Champion Image & 1st Place PICTORIAL
‘Almost Gone’ by Sharon Smith
Peninsula Camera Club

A big thank you to the Selection committee and and specially John Quixley for organizing the entries for the year

by Stephan Labuschagne, October 13, 2021

End of Year Competition

Please see the information document below regarding your End of Year Competitions
You have until Friday 22nd October to hand your Prints in at Club
You have until Saturday 23rd October to upload both PDI and Print in My Photo Club

by Gerry Allen, October 9, 2021

Results for competitions in Prints October 2021

There were 11 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in Prints October 2021

click here to see a pdf catalog of all competition results

Ready for a Soldier’s Poppy Servic
Sharon Baker – Honour
A Grade Colour Open Prints

Silence
Neil Dunn – Honour
B Grade Colour Open Prints

Wallace Hut I-R
Peter O’Brien – Honour
A Grade Mono Open Prints

Whiting 1914
Nick Clarke – Honour
B Grade Mono Open Prints

Shorncliff Autumn
Jill Smith – Merit
A Grade Colour Set Subject Prints

Beautiful Maguk Waterfall
Jill Smith – Merit
A Grade Colour Open Prints

Looking For Breakfast
Nick Clarke – Merit
B Grade Colour Open Prints

Mounds and Mountains
Sharon Smith – Merit
A Grade Mono Open Prints

Luxury & Austerity
Michael Stefanini – Merit
A Grade Mono Open Prints

Step Back in Time
Sharon Smith – Merit
A Grade Mono Set Subject Prints

Scarborough High Rise
Nick Clarke – Merit
B Grade Mono Set Subject Prints

by Michael Stefanini, October 8, 2021

EOY Entries are now open

Entries are now open for PCC 2021 EOY competition

Only images entered during 2021 can be used so you must “Select from Existing Uploaded Images”.

Please upload new images only for “Outings” as they must not have been entered previously.

by Stephan Labuschagne, October 3, 2021

Hunt & Shoot Results

Many thanks to Jeanette Robertson who organised the event – all who attended thoroughly enjoyed the day, also thanks to Nick who assisted last night and provided the final scores for us.

Congratulations to Shelia Crisp who took out the PCC Hunt & Shoot for 2021
All who attended Club last night voted on their favourite images.

Shelia scored an overall total of 78 points.
Ken Cooke was a very close second with 74 points
Ken also won 4 of the individual categories

Winners of the 10 categories were:
RKen Cooke ‘Robyn Gibb’
E Lea Moore ‘Entertainer’
D Ken Cooke ‘Deciduous Vine’
C Sheila Crisp ‘Cross Eyed Car’ equal with Ken Cooke ‘ Calories’
L Gerry Allen ‘Lots of Boxes’
I Anita Blaker ‘Insect’
F Ken Cooke ‘Father Son Duo’
F Sheila Crisp ‘Fry Up’
E Sheila Crisp ‘Exhaust of the Indian’
Image How You Enjoyed the DayGerry Allen ‘Love From Redcliffe’

Congratulations to all and thanks for attending.
Gerry

by Gerry Allen, September 25, 2021

Program Night Schedule

This Friday Nights Program (24/9/21) schedule is as follows:

Hunt and Shoot Viewing and Voting by all who are present on the night.
We have 10 images submitted by each entrant. You will get to vote for your favourite image in each category on the night.

“What Makes a Great Landscape Photograph” presented by Peninsula Camera Club Member Sharon Smith AAPS
Sharon, who is an established A Grader at PCC, will be helping us understand what makes a great Landscape photograph. She will be sharing just some of her own outstanding award winning photographs to compliment her own experienced out in the field on a shoot.
Sharon has been awarded internationally and has consistently produced top Class Honour Images throughout her years at PCC

Qld Interclub – Following Sharon’s talk, we will deliver the results of the Hunt and Shoot voting earlier in the evening and with time permitting we will be able to view the Award winning images of the 2021 Qld Interclub

by Gerry Allen, September 21, 2021