2017 Calendar

Meeting Times

Meetings are held on the second, fourth and fifth Tuesdays of each month (excepting late December and early January allowing for the Christmas/New Year break). Meetings are from 7:30pm until around 10:00pm at the North Adelaide Community Centre (NACC) unless otherwise specified.

Meeting Programme

The programme for the coming year is outlined below with monthly competitions and activities. Some dates and activities may change from time to time or additional information may be added as it comes to hand during the year, so check back regularly to keep up to date. Definitions for the Set Subject competitions are outlined too, so scroll down and make yourself familiar with the specifics for each Set Subject.

Link to Competition Entry Page

January 10 Workshop: Storing prints and images plus helpful little tricks North Adelaide Community Centre
14 Field Trip: (Saturday) Botanic Gardens at 5:30pm Friends' Gate at Botanic Gardens,
Plane Tree Drive.
Bring Camera
24 Workshop: How to shoot portraits 101 North Adelaide Community Centre Bring Camera
31 Beach Shoot Semaphore Beach 6:30pm Bring Camera
February 14 Competition: John Addison Trophy for Landscape/Seascape and
Lou Marafioti Trophy
for panoramic Landscape/Seascape
North Adelaide Community Centre
17 Field Trip: TBA (Friday night) Fringe Festival Parade Bring Camera
28 Competition: Set Subject: Doors / Windows North Adelaide Community Centre
March 12 SAPF Entries Close (Sunday)
14 Field Trip: Night shoot  Meet at 6:30pm in Moseley Square, GLENELG  (Bus stop 17) Bring Camera, tripod, flash
28 Workshop: Creating outstanding images North Adelaide Community Centre
April 2 Field Trip: Mt Lofty Botanic Gardens  Meet Peter Barrien at 10am in the lower car park (off Piccadilly Rd, Crafers).

Bring Camera
11 Competition: Set Subject: Silhouette North Adelaide Community Centre
25 Workshop: Topic to be advised (Light Painting??) Bring Camera
23 Field Trip: TBA (Goolwa Boat festival)
May 9 Competition: Set Subject: Long exposure of more than 5 seconds North Adelaide Community Centre
17-28 SAPF Exhibition
23 Workshop: Using flash and studio lights North Adelaide Community Centre Bring Camera
30 Competition: Vince Calo Trophy for Portraiture (B Grade). North Adelaide Community Centre
Field Trip: TBA (Hahndorf) Bring Camera
June 13 Competition: Set Subject: From a height North Adelaide Community Centre
27 Workshop: Still life shooting North Adelaide Community Centre Bring Camera
July 11 Competition: Set Subject: First or Last light on the land North Adelaide Community Centre
25 Workshop: Visit to Total Photographics. Studio shoot. 6:30pm start Total Photographic Supplies,
10 College Rd, Kent Town SA 5067
 Bring Camera
Field Trip: TBA Bring Camera
August 8 INTERCLUB: Internationals (Ringwood and Pikes Peak) North Adelaide Community Centre
22 Competition: Set Subject: Festivals North Adelaide Community Centre
29 Competition: Iris Millikan Trophy North Adelaide Community Centre
Field Trip TBA Bring Camera
September 12 Para Interclub North Adelaide Community Centre
26 Workshop: Show us your images from the Club events this year. North Adelaide Community Centre
 October  1  Club Outing to the IndoFest
 Victoria Square. Meet Martin Newland in front of the GPO (Corner of King William St & Franklin St) at 11:00am  Bring Camera
10 Competition: Set Subject: Australian Weather North Adelaide Community Centre
Monday 16th. Photo session at the Capri Theatre 7:00pm, Capri Theatre, 141 Goodwood Rd, GOODWOOD, SA  Bring Camera, tripod, flash, etc
 18-22 APSCON (Forster, NSW)
Monday 23 11:59pm Adelaide Camera Club Annual Exhibition entries close At YOUR Computer
24 Adelaide Camera Club AGM North Adelaide Community Centre
31 Competition: Eric Robertson Trophy North Adelaide Community Centre
November 14 Competition: Set Subject: Live Performance North Adelaide Community Centre
28 Workshop: Available light shoot - Night Life on the River Torrens  6:30pm. North (Adelaide Oval) End of the Torrens River Foot Bridge Bring Camera & Tripod
December 12 Annual Exhibition

                                    2017 Set Subject Definitions
A Door or Window should be the dominant and main focus of the image.

A silhouette is the image of a person, animal, object or scene represented as a solid shape of a single color, usually black, with its edges matching the outline of the subject. The interior of a silhouette is featureless, and is typically presented on a light background.

An image with a key element(s) which cannot be portrayed except by an exposure of 5 seconds or greater; e.g. flowing water, smeared sky etc.

An image taken from a height, looking down at the subject.

An image taken during the first or last light of the day.

An image depicting a public celebration or program of cultural events.

The image will show the drama, beauty and action of Australian weather. ie frost, lightning, rainbows, storms, rain, snow, ice, wind, fog etc. 
The image should illustrate the weather in action rather than the consequences of the weather.
Sunrise and sunset are not eligible.
Nor would a simple photograph of a rainforest or a desert that does not show weather in action.

The image will show an artist in action at a live performance.