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Our club is based at the Wangi Workers Club at Wangi Wangi NSW

We meet at the Wangi Workers’ Club in the Dobell Room at 7.00pm on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month.

The club’s mission statement is:

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

Use the green About Us button for information on our club and what we do.

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The 2nd Monday of the month is our competition night.

  • Our Competition Program is available from our website.
  • There are 3 grades, Advanced, A and B. B Grade is usually for beginner photographers.
  • We have photos presented both in print form as well as Digital (EDI) option. (EDI – Electronic Data Images)
  • Both Digital and Print contests require you to enter online on this website and include a digital copy of each entry. This will be displayed in an image gallery on the website
  •  All photographs are displayed and critiqued by the judge on the night. Most judges provide very beneficial feedback, from which we all learn
  • At the end of the year we run our “Photo of the Year”competition (POTY). The photos entered in this competition must be photographs that have been entered in competitions throughout the year.

The 4th Monday of the month is our tutorial night.

  • We have had many and varied tutorials and continue to do so every month.
  • Suggestions from members as to what tutorials they would like to have are very welcome.

Visitors are always welcome to come along however visitors cannot enter any competitions until they become a member of the club. Follow the link under About us for info on joining.

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Results PSA Interclub Nature (1)

Well we have done it again and topped our group by a long way, eight points clear of the next club.. A big congratulation this time to David Price who was awarded Best of Show with a score of 14. The next highest score of all entrants in our group was 12 so his image “Jacana protecting chicks” did super well. Congrats also to Else Seligmann and Colleen Price for their Honours Awards. There were two other Aussie clubs in our group and I have included their scores as well. The next round for all four divisions closes on Feb 15th so I will set up the comp entry links and send an email with details and closing dates etc.

Please click the “more” button to see the results tables

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by Ian English, December 11, 2019 Share:

Christmas Party and Awards Night

Thank you everyone who came and made it such a great night.

I would like to wish all our members and their families a joyous Christmas.

May we all stay safe and healthy while enjoying this special time of the year.

To all our wonderful members and their families.

by Colleen Price, December 11, 2019 Share:

Results PSA Interclub Travel (2)

Results are in for the first round of Travel for the new year of interclub. Travel is our weakest genre of the four divisions we are entering and we were not disgraced this round but not up to the same high standards we achieved in the other two results we have had so far. Clearly we have to work harder on this type of photography and this is a good thing as we learn what makes a good travel image. I have included the results for Belmont which is in the same group, as people may be interested to see results from our friends and neighbouring club. We finished equal 6th and Belmont came in 9th out of the 20 clubs in our group. Once again a big thank you to all who submitted images for consideration and let’s try to move up the ladder next round. The large chart shows the award winners and some of the scores down to the first 8s.

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by Ian English, December 10, 2019 Share:

Results PSA Interclub Open (1)

Another wonderful success for our club in the Open Division. We are in Group E with 25 other clubs. Our six entries gained four awards with Dianne’s image “Grannys Bonnet” scoring 14/15 and earning a gold medal. Other award winners were David Hansell, Colleen Price and Ian English. This was judged by a Chinese club – Jiahua Elite Photography Association. We are three points clear of the next club in our group. Huge thanks to everyone who submitted images for consideration and I want to encourage everyone to keep putting in images so we have a large body of work to select from. You never know when your turn will come. Please click on “more” to see results tables. You can also go to this link to see the awarded images for the Creative Interclub recently closed – https://psa-photo.org/index.php?2019-20-pid-creative-interclub-round-one

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by Ian English, December 8, 2019 Share:

Results PSA Interclub Creative (1)

Once again Wangi has excelled in the creative comp. I have attached the results and now we await the other three interclub comp results. We achieved four awards out of the six images entered. The judging panel was comprised of some of the best competition photographers in the UK.

Well done to all who entered images for consideration. We cannot use any of the six images which were presented but all of the other images not selected will be eligible to represent when the entries open for round two earlier in the New Year. Please click the “more” button to see the tables of results.

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by Ian English, December 1, 2019 Share:

Christmas Party Numbers

If you haven’t signed up for the Christmas Party/Awards night, and you wish to come, can you please email Colleen at pricecolleen54@gmail.com

Meal and $20 payment details can be found on website

by Colleen Price, November 14, 2019 Share:

Account Numbers.

For the purpose of clarification. The Wangi Workers Camera Club Account Numbers are: BSB 650 000, Account Number 526472301. Members wishing to make payments for their Christmas Dinner or any other payment via Bank Transfer must use the above numbers.

Some of you may have previously used a different BSB. I.E. BSB 650 300. Newcastle Permanent have advised that this has now been phased out. Any payments already made using this number will get paid into our account but all future payments should use BSB 650 000.

by David Hansell, November 12, 2019 Share:

POTY RESULTS

Hi All,
What a fantastic night we had last night. It was so good to see a showcase of our members best images for 2019 in print.
We sure are a talented group.

Congratulations to all our winners.

B Grade Category Winners were:
Colour: 1st Place “Orange Splash” by Susan Hansell
2nd Place “Rural Fire Service” by Bob Kildey
Mono: 1st Place “Taking a Swim” by Michelle Moore
2nd Place “The Soldier” by Susan Hansell
Nature: 1st Place “Baby Monkey” by Maxine Reid
2nd Place “Preening” by Bob Kildey

A Grade Category Winners were:
Colour: 1st Place “Rhythm in the Dew” by David Hansell
2nd Place “Colour Explosio ” by Toni Conquest
Mono: 1st Place “Do you want to Bet” by David Hansell
2nd Place “Roger” by Ian Nunn
Nature: 1st Place “Big Brother” by Ray Watts
2nd Place “Got Me” by David Price

Advanced Grade Category Winners:
Colour: 1st Place “Birds on a Wire 1” by Bettina Damme
2nd Place “Autumn Gold” by Megan Willis
Mono: 1st Place “The Old Timer” by Dianne English
2nd Place ” Grater Abstract” by Bettina Damme
Nature: 1st Place “Egret Fairy Dust” by Ian English
2nd Place “New Zealand Ablaze with Autumn Colours” by Megan Willis

Our Overall POY 2019 Winners are:
B Grade: Susan Hansell with her Print of “Orange Splash”
A Grade: Ray Watts with his Print of “Big Brother”
Advanced Grade: Ian English with his Print of “Egret Fairy Dust”

CONGRATULATIONS!

by Sue Winsley, November 12, 2019 Share:

Presentation on Portrait Photography at Maitland Tuesday 12 November

The Maitland Camera Club is thrilled to have Mr. Bandu Gunaratne  visiting their club on Tuesday the 12th of November at 7pm, ie tomorrow

Mr Gunaratne is a full time professional photographer and International Photography judge who is based in Sri Lanka. 

He will be conducting a presentation on Portrait Photography and a slide show on Sri Lanka.

Brad would like to extend the invitation to Wangi members. The Maitland Club meets at the Maitland City Bowling Club.

by Susan Hansell, November 11, 2019 Share:

Voting Results for PSA Interclub Round 1

There were seven Advanced Grade members judging with scores between 1 – 5 for each image. As we can only submit one image per member, some of the images had to be dropped out. The top six images in each section have been selected. We can use the non selected images for future rounds as well as the fabulous images you will capture in the meantime.

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by Ian English, November 11, 2019 Share: