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Wangi Workers Camera Club is based at the Wangi Workers Club on the shores of Lake Macquarie at Wangi Wangi NSW

The club’s mission statement is:

“a shared enjoyment of the art and craft of photography in a learning environment”

Go to the about our club page for information on our club and what we do.

We belong to the Northern Photographic Federation

Congratulations to POTY winners Ian English and Rene Schipper

Some wonderful photos in this years WWCC Photo of the Year competition which was judged by Roy Killen on Monday.  Here are the results with full details and photos to come in the next newsletter

Category Place Photo Title Owner
B Grade POTY 2017 1st Brahminny Kites Rene Schipper
A Grade POTY 2017 1st Kakadu Burning Ian English
B Grade Open Nature 1st Brahminny Kites Rene Schipper
2nd The Devils Marbles Marie Kildey
A Grade Open Nature 1st Yellow-Bellied Sunbird Mike Martin
2nd Now it is my turn on the nest Bettina Damme
B Grade Open Mono 1st Sweet Music Megan Willis
2nd Skiing the Curve Megan Willis
A Grade Open Mono 1st Have & Have Nots Dianne English
2nd Eagle Tucker BW Mike Fidler
B Grade Open Colour 1st “Selfie”      ** Rene Schipper
2nd Scribble Gum Family Vaughan Winsley
A Grade Open Colour 1st Kakadu Burning Ian English
2nd The Man From Cuba Dianne English

Demonstration of Wet plate technique by Kyley Foley, 7pm Tuesday 14th, Maitland

Message from Brad…

Wangi club members are Invited to an Evening with Kyley Foley 7pm Tuesday 14th Maitland city bowling club arrive early for dinner.  Kyley will Talk about her unique style and demonstrate “Wet plate technique or Daguerreotype Photography”

http://renewnewcastle.org/projects/project/kylie-foley/  https://www.facebook.com/kyliefoleyphotography

Reminder Christmas Party Payment

Wangi Workers Camera Club Christmas Party and Awards Night

Monday 11th December 6pm in the Dobell Room for 7pm Dinner

Payment of $25 needs to be paid prior to the night to Joy. ( ie. POTY night or workshop night 20th November)

Dinner: Rainbow roast with turkey, ham, pork; baked and seasonal vegetables; cranberry and apple sauce; gravy; bread roll. Dessert: Christmas pudding with custard or warm apple pie custard and fresh cream.

For those who don’t eat meat , there is the option for fish or quiche.  (fish will cost $28)

Please place your name and partner’s name and any special dietary request on sign on sheet at the club meetings.

Each member buys their own drinks from the bar.

Monitor for sale

Ian English has asked me to pass on this deal on a monitor that is for sale.

It is a CG 2730 which is a 27” self calibrating –   http://www.eizoglobal.com/products/coloredge/2730-sp/ It is available from Andrew Sala from

Starleaton 0452 329 919

02 9736 6742  1300 728 411

This monitor sells for $3300 new and this is a brand new model for $2850.

Ian uses a  27” Eizo myself and finds the colour rendition to be fabulous.