Image of the Month
Senior Image of the Month
Flight of the Bald Eagle - Craig Morgan

Junior Image of the Month
Pop Flower - Katherine Lutge

Results from the January 2018 meeting
See the full set of images in our gallery

Image of the Month - Flight of the Bald Eagle - Craig Morgan
1* Digital Winner - No winner
2* Digital Winner - Tasty morsel - John Shorten
3* Digital Winner - Pop Flower - Katherine Lutge
4* Digital Winner
- Cocktails - Deanne Matthee
5* Digital Winner - Craig Morgan - Flight of the Bald Eagle
Set Subject Winner - Tough Guy - Deanne Matthee
Alan Goldschmidt is promoted to 4*
Magda Pieterse is promoted to 3*


Next Formal Meeting

The next formal meeting of the West Rand Photographic Club will take place as follows:

Date: Tuesday, 27 February, 2018
: 18h30 for 19h00 
Venue: Florida Lake Canoe Club, Eistedfodd Road, Florida Lake, West Rand. 
GPS Coordinates: S 26 10.713' E 027 54.229'
See a map and directions here.

Social Evenings
The club also holds monthly social meetings on the second Tuesday of each month where a workshop or lecture normally takes place. No images are judged at these informal meetings where you are free to discuss any topic as long as it is related to photography. Times and venues are notified by E-mail. Get directions here.

Set Subject 
January 2018 - Children
Your image must not contain anything which is recognisable. In other words, it must be composed of textures, colours and shapes not having a recognisable form in the 'real world'. Get more on our Set Subjects here.


More About the WRPC

The WRPC has two meetings a month and organises formal image judging sessions, workshops, outings, shoots at great locations, lectures by experts and training in shooting and image editing, almost all of which is free to members. Read more here.


WRPC Latest News

Electroluminescent Wire

At our August social evening on Tuesday 13th at 19h00 at the Florida Lake Canoe Club, we explored the effects that can be achieved by long exposures of moving EL wire.

Scorpions and Spiders

At our June meeting on Tuesday 13th at 19h00 at the Florida Lake Canoe Club, author and conservationist Jonathan Leeming gave us a presentation on spiders and scorpions and had lots of creepy-crawlies on hand to be photographed. 
Water Droplet Photography
At our May social evening, Roy Mann brought his complex water droplet apparatus to enable us to create amazing freeze-frame pictures.

Photoshop Fun
At our April social evening, Mike Lanesman (a professional lecturer accredited by Adobe) gave us an excellent practical talk on a number of Photoshop procedures. 

We have started a Marketplace page where WRPC members can advertise photographic equipment free of charge. Get more here

Tutorial - Soft Bounce Diffuser
A step-by-step guide on how to build your own DIY soft bounce diffuser to improve your flash pictures. Get more details here.

WRPC Social Evenings
Social evenings are held on the second Tuesday every month at the Florida Canoe Club at Florida Lake. Hot meals are available on sale to those who RSVP ahead of time.





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