Senior Image of the Month
We All Disintergarte in Differ - Gaby Grohovaz

Junior Image of the Month
The Journey - Hettie Halliday

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

Image of the Month - The Journey - Hettie Halliday
1* Digital Winner - No winner
2* Digital Winner - Dragonfly Nymph - David Brimson (Gold; 2* Winner)
3* Digital Winner - The Journey - Hettie Halliday (3* Winner; Photo of the Month; COM)
4* Digital Winner
- Cheetah - Deanne Matthee (Gold; 4* Winner)
5* Digital Winner - We All Disintergarte in Differ - Gaby Grohovaz (5* Winner; COM)
Set Subject Winner - Garlic - David Brimson (Gold; Set Subject Winner)
Promotions:
Michael Daniel is promoted to 4*

 

 

Next Formal Meeting

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

Date: Tuesday, 22 May, 2018
Time
: 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 
May - Smoke
Smoke must be the dominant subject in your image.
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

Wine Glass Splashes

At our February social evening we set up a rig to enable members to take pictures of three synchronised wine glass splashes. 


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 www.scorpions.co.za 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. 



Marketplace
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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