London Drugs Photo Competition -
March 2015:
            Theme: "Music"
   Winner: Ian Faulks
"Ode To Joy"


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Evening Favourites Winners for April, 2015
Theme - "Silhouettes"

You can see these and previous month's winning photos on the
Evening Favourites PBase Gallery

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Cathy Coates
"Through the Archway" - 1st



Rachel Penney
“Sails at Rest" - 2nd (Tied)



Diana Peglar
"Backyard Junco" - 2nd (Tied)



Rosemary Ratcliff
"Oil Well at Sunset" - 3rd



You can see these and previous month`s winning photos on the Evening Favourites PBase Gallery


General Notices

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15 - 04 - 22


See Meetings Pages for details of the April 22 Tech Nite and the
April 30 meeting presentation

Check Secure / Tutorials / Judging for a refreshure in approprite judging techniques in advance of tonight's Tech Nite session

See PBase Galleries below for links to images submitted for the recent CAPA Competitions have been posted to the CVCC Competition Galleries


Club Financial Statements for February and March, 2015
are available in the Members Only area.

Announcing Major CAPA Event in Vancouver BC
CAPA Photo Expo - Exploring Photography - Sea to Sky
August 1 - 3, 2015
Please see the website - CAPAPHOTEXPO.CA for all the details


Recent Update to Posting pictures on PBase  - Please review the attached PDF file - prf  


Public Exhibitions - General Guidelines as well as specific Guidelines the CVCC exhibit at Genoa Bay Cafe are available at: Secure / Activities / Exhibitions 
E-mail Ed Maxfield for additional information.

April 2015 Meetings


Club meeting location:
5285 Polkey Road, Duncan, BC

Regular Meeting:
Tuesday, April 14
Members’ Showcases - Jan Heerwagen, Arthur Perry, Bob Parkinson, Sharron McKenna
See Meetings page for details
Evening Favourites Theme:

Tech Nite:
Wednesday, April 22
Presentation: Test our skills as judges for competitions against the scores posted by the “Experts” that judged the images of the last Celebration of Nature.


Regular Meeting:
Thursday, April 30
           Presentation: Bryan Harvey,  Bryan will provide examples of large format 8 x 10 photography using scanning methods in addition to contact prints from 11 x 14 negatives.


April 2015 Field Trips

Saturday / Sunday, April 11-12
Pt. Townsend, Washington - overnight trip
Requires a Passport!!

Sunday, April 19
Genoa Bay

Saturday, April 25
Finnerty Gardens, Victoria

Upcoming Competitions

Watch here for next Photo Competition opportunity

PBase Galleries

Images submitted for the recent CAPA Competitions have been posted to the CVCC Competition Galleries and to the photographers individual Competition Gallery. Links to these galleries are listed below:

CAPA 2015 Spring 'Wildlife'

CAPA 2015 Portrait

CAPA 2015 Spring 'Open'

CAPA 2015 Theme 'Light'

CAPA 2015 Pacific Zone Spring Print Competition

The following special galleries are available for members to post pictures according to the Gallery Theme:
(Click the Gallery Title below to view each specific Gallery and see detailed information)

PBase Competitions Gallery

PBase Challenges:
Watch for upcoming Challenges

Themed Galleries:

Weather Photography
Repetition & Pattern Photography

Member Activities


Photo Exhibitions

The Genoa Bay Cafe Exhibition is under way.

Watch here for additional planned Exhibitions

Visit the Secure Home Page for links to resources to assist with your photography - studio lighting, tutorials for Lightroom and Photoshop, and a video on image composition - enjoy

Reminder: CVCC Members - To login to the Secure area of this web site, use your email address as both User Name and Password.
The club PBase site requires a different ID and Password which can be found by logging into the Secure area of this web site.