Welcome to Tamworth Camera Club

The Tamworth Camera Club is made up of people who enjoy the art of photography.  We have members from all walks of life and varying experience in photography. You can shoot film or digital, SLR or compact, everyone is welcome.

The idea of the club is to exchange ideas, knowledge, techniques and to help each other become the best photographer that you can be.   Tamworth Camera Club holds monthly training nights, monthly Photographic competitions and organised outings together.

For new members who have registered for the website, can you please email the secretary so we can add you to the members’ page. Thank you.
CLUB’S COMMITTEE

President:  Cheryl Randall 

Vice President: Lyn Craggs

Secretary: Kevin Craggs
Email: secretarytamworthcameraclub@outlook.com

 Treasurer : Angelina Nelson 

Assistant Secretary/Treasurer: Casey Renolds

 Activities Coordinator : Fay Renton

 Training Officer: Tony Green

 Technical/Property Officer: Chris Miller. 

Publicity Officer/Newsletter: Phil Ennis
Email: editortamworthcameraclub@outlook.com

Zone 2020 Co-Ordinator: Terese Miller

Email: zone2020coordinator@outlook.com

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Upcoming Events
Dec
24
Tue
6:00 pm Club Training Night @ West Diggers
Club Training Night @ West Diggers
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Training Nights start at 6 pm with a photo review for those who would like an image critiqued. The main session starts at 7 pm and comes the upcoming set subject topic as well as a[...]
Jan
7
Tue
7:00 pm Club Meeting @ West Diggers
Club Meeting @ West Diggers
Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Tamworth Camera Club is made up of people who enjoy the art of photography.  We have members from all walks of life and varying experience in photography. You can shoot film or digital, SLR[...]
Jan
28
Tue
6:00 pm Club Training Night @ West Diggers
Club Training Night @ West Diggers
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Training Nights start at 6 pm with a photo review for those who would like an image critiqued. The main session starts at 7 pm and comes the upcoming set subject topic as well as a[...]
Feb
4
Tue
7:00 pm Club Meeting @ West Diggers
Club Meeting @ West Diggers
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Tamworth Camera Club is made up of people who enjoy the art of photography.  We have members from all walks of life and varying experience in photography. You can shoot film or digital, SLR[...]
Feb
25
Tue
6:00 pm Club Training Night @ West Diggers
Club Training Night @ West Diggers
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Training Nights start at 6 pm with a photo review for those who would like an image critiqued. The main session starts at 7 pm and comes the upcoming set subject topic as well as a[...]

NORTHERN NSW ZONE CONVENTION 2020

Dates: Sat 16th– Sun 17th May 2020

Venue: Wests Diggers Club, 4 Kable Ave, Tamworth NSW 2340

Set Subject:       Capturing the Light

Definition:

A photograph simply recording the patterns of light and shade. The light will determine not only brightness and darkness, but also the tone, mood and the atmosphere in order to get the best texture, vibrancy of colour and luminosity on your subjects.

The light source can be either natural or artificial.

Format:     Digital

by Terese Miller, August 18, 2019

2019 Award winners

Image of the Year

Fay Renton

Old Pier

Grade Winners

A Grade – Lyn Craggs

A Grade Encouragement Award – Marg Pannan

B Grade – David Godden

B Grade Encouragement Award – Jan Hannermann

C Grade – Leona Broekman

C Grade Encouragement Award – Paul Brial

Congratulations to all our winners. Have a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year.

by Kevin Craggs, December 8, 2019

Results for competitions in November

There were 0 entries that gained our highest award(s).

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

by Neville Ritchie, December 8, 2019

Don’t Forget the Christmas Party next Sunday 8th December 2019.

Ho, Ho, Ho

It’s Christmas Party Time again

Sunday 8th December 2019

At Noon

This year club members and their family are again invited to attend a BBQ lunch and annual presentation of awards at; Cheryl and Bill Randall’s at

“Glenrockie” 88 Rushes Creek Rd Manilla.

Turn left at the BP into South St, then left at the T intersection onto to Rushes Creek Rd (the road to Gunnedah) then “Glenrockie” is 880 metres on the right.

President Cheryl encourages you to bring the whole family, husbands, wives, partners, big kids, little kids and even the grandkids as she has arranged a special visit from Santa at about 3pm.

Cheryl & Bill will supply the meat, members are requested to bring their own drinks and a salad or a sweet to share.

We ask that you please make a $10 donation for adults and a $5 donation for littlies to our fundraising for Variety, the Children’s Charity, there will be a box available. If you place the donation in an envelope with your name on it, I can arrange a Tax Deductable Receipt for you.

If parents could supply a small gift-wrapped book with their child’s name on it for each of their children/grandchildren, it can be smuggled into Santa’s bag for distribution.

Please RSVP by 6th Dec advising NAMES and numbers attending to Cheryl via email: presidenttamworthcameraclub@outlook.com

by Kevin Craggs, November 30, 2019

Tamworth Camera Club Xmas Break.

Tamworth Camera Club is now in recess until the 4th February 2020.

The next Camera Club meeting will be the AGM at 7pm, 4th February 2020, followed the normal club meeting.

The executive of Tamworth Camera Club wishes all members a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

See you all again in February.

by Kevin Craggs, November 30, 2019

Zone 2020 Competition Categories-Pre Selection Process

Tuesday 26th November

  1. Monochrome Prints (Open)
  2. Large Colour Prints (Open)
  3. Small Colour Prints (Open)
  4. Creative Prints (Open)
  5. Electronic Digital Images Colour (Open)
  6. Electronic Digital Images Monochrome (Open)
  7. Set Subject “Capturing the Light” Digital
  • New Digital file size: Maximum width 1920 pixels x Maximum height 1200 max file size 2 MBs as per Zone AGM 2019 Resolution 4

by Terese Miller, November 14, 2019

Competitions in November are closing soon!

Competitions in November will close Sunday, 10th November 2019, 11:55 AM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • A Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • A Grade Open Mono Large Print
  • A Grade SetSubject Large Print Movement
  • B Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • B Grade Open Mono Large Print
  • B Grade SetSubject Large Print Movement
  • C Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • C Grade Open Mono Large Print
  • C Grade SetSubject Large Print Movement

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, November 8, 2019

Results for competitions in October

There were 0 entries that gained our highest award(s).

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

by Neville Ritchie, November 6, 2019

Reminder – Training Night 22nd Oct

Critique Section 6-6.45 pm

Training Section 7pm

I will talk about November Set Subject of Movement

Members please email me at photography1619@gmail if you have any other topic/technique or something with your camera you would like to know about. Or a member may wish to share some knowledge they have.

by Terese Miller, October 21, 2019

Competitions in October are closing soon!

Competitions in October will close Thursday, 10th October 2019, 11:55 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • A Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • A Grade Open Mono Large Print
  • A Grade Creative Large Print
  • B Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • B Grade Open Mono Large Print
  • B Grade Creative Large Print
  • C Grade Open Colour Large Print
  • C Grade Open Mono Large Print
  • All Grades Award Digital Low Key McGinty Trophy
  • C Grade Creative Large Print

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, October 8, 2019

Results for competitions in September

There were 0 entries that gained our highest award(s).

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

by Kevin Craggs, October 2, 2019