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10/17/18 Projection Competition “Graveyards & Tombstones”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the October 17 , 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was “Graveyards and Tombstones”
The winners were:
1st Place - Judy Young - Touch of Red
First Place – Judy Young – “Touch of Red”
2nd Place - Dean Powell - Ghost at Tombstone Monument
Second Place –  Dean Powell – “Ghost at Tombstone Monument”
3rd Place - Paul van Breemen - River Kwai Cemetery
Third Place – Paul van Breemen – “River Kwai Cemetery”
4th Place - Mitzi Gellman - God's Acre
Fourth Place–  Mitzi Gellman – “God’s Acre”
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be November 7, 2018. The program will be a projection competition –  “Field Trip Images”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

10/03/2018 Projection Competition “Open This Year”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the January 17 , 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was Field Extremes
The winners were:
1st Place - Paul VanBreemen - Scarf Seller
First Place – Paul Van Breemen – “Scarf Seller”
2nd Place - Randy Knauf - Chihuly
Second Place – Randy Knauf – “Chihuly”
3rd Place Dean Powell - Photographers in the Sand
Third Place – Dean Powell – “Photographers in the Sand”

Male Chinese Mantis

Fourth Place– Doreen Sugierski – “Praying Mantis on Lantana”
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be October 17, 2018. The program will be a projection competition – “Graveyards & Tombstones”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

09/19/2018 Projection Competition “Triptych”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the September 19 , 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was “Triptych”

The winners were:
1st Place - Randy Knauf - Waterdrops
 
First Place – Randy Knauf – “Waterdrops”
2nd Place - Ravi Patel Bridges on James River
 
Second Place – Ravi Patel – “Richmond Bridge”
2nd Place - Paul van Breemen - Laurel Springs View
Third Place – Paul van Breemen – “Laurel Springs View”
4th Place - Doreen Sugierski Train Hand Brake Triptych
Fourth Place – Doreen Sugierski – “Train Hand Brake Triptych”
 
 
 
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be October 3, 2018. The program will be a projection competition – “Open – This Year”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

09/04/2018 Projection Competition “Silhouette”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the September 4 , 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was “Silhouette”

The winners were:
1st Place - Tom Devlin Man Returns to the Sea
First Place – Tom Devlin – “Man Returns to Sea”
2nd Place - Chip Young_Walk on the Beach_
Second Place – Chip Young – “Walk on the Beach”
3rd Place - Doreen Sugierski White Sands Desert Sunset
Third Place – Doreen Sugierski – “White Sands Desert Sunset”
4th Place - Doreen Sugierski Guadalupe Mountains Startrails
Fourth Place – Doreen Sugierski – “Guadalupe Mountain Star Trails”
 
 
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be September 19, 2018. The program will be a projection competition – “Triptych”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

08/15/2018 Print Competition “Architecture”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the August 15 , 2018 meeting.  The print competition was Architecture.
The winners were:
Randy Kanuf - Parkview
First Place –  Randy Knauf – “Parkview”
Paul VanBreemen - White Palace
 
Second Place – Paul Van Breemen – “White Temple”
Cindy Martin - Church Of Our Lady Koblenz
 
Third Place Tie – Cindy Martin – “Church of Our Lady Koblenz”
Doreen Sugierski San Antonio Mission Church

Third Place Tie – Doreen Sugierski – “San Antonio Mission Church”

 
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be September 5, 2018. The program will be a projection competition – “Silhouettes”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

07/18/2018 – Projection Competition “Open This Year “

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the July 18 , 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was “Open This Year”.


The winners were:
1st Place - Ed Lane - Dawn Photographer
 
First Place –  Ed Lane – “Dawn Photographer”
2nd Place - Cindy Martin - Strasbourg Reflections
 
Second Place – Cindy Martin – “Strasbourg Reflections”
3rd Place - Donny Teague - Water Falls
 
Third Place –  Donny Teague – “Water Falls”
4th Place - Mitzi Gellman - Mt. Calm Doe
 
Fourth Place – Mitzi Gellman – “Mt. Calm Doe”
 
 
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be August 15, 2018. The program will be a print competition ” Architecture “.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

06/20/2018 – Open Print This Year Competition – “Black and White”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the June 20, 2018 meeting.  The print competition was “Black and White”.

The winners were:

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

 

First Place – Randy Knauf – “Under the Ferris Wheel”
2nd Place - Ed Lane - Law Man
Second Place – Ed Lane –  “Law Man”
3rd Place - RICHARD WASHER - CINDERELLA BALLET
Third Place – Richard Washer –  “Cinderella Ballet”
4th Place - Randy Knauf - Tidal Rhythm
Fourth Place – Randy Knauf – Tidal Rhythm
 
 
 
 
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be July 18, 2018. The program will be a projection competition – “Open This Year”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

05/16/2018 – Projection Competition “Doors and Windows”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the May 16, 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was “Doors and Windows.”

The winners were:
1st Place - Phil Witman - Window Washers
 
First Place – Phil Witman – “Window Washers”
2nd Place - Mitzi Gellman - Tool Shop Window
Second Place –  Mitzi Gellman – “Tool Shop Window”
3rd Place - Chip Young - Gherry Building at MIT
Third Place – Chip Young – “Gherry Building at MIT”
4th Place - Mitzi Gellman - The Millers Window
 
Fourth Place – Mitzi Gellman – “The Millers Window”
 
 
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be June 6, 2018. The program will be a program titled  “Portraits & Lightng” by John Hildebrand  .  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

04/18/2018 – Projection Competition – “Open This Year”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the April 18, 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was “Open This Year”
1st Place - Mitzi Gellman - Egret Home Builder

The winners were:
 
First Place – Mitzi Gellman – “Egret Home Builder”
2nd Place Mitzi Gellman - Peacock Strut
Second Place –  Mitzi Gellman – “Peacock Strut”
3rd Place Tie - Judy Young - Flamingo
Third Place Tie – Judy Young – “Flamingo”
3rd Place Tie - Richard Griffin - rhymeice
 
Third Place Tie – Richard Griffin – “Rime Ice”
 
 
 
 
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be May 2, 2018. The program will be a presentation by club member Ravi Patel on “Peru and Machu Pichhu”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

03/07/2018 – Projection Competition – Fast or Slow Shutter Speed

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the March 7 , 2018 meeting.  The projection competition was “Fast or Slow Shutter Speed”


The winners were:
Compete Randy Knauf Waterdrop
First Place – Randy Knauf – “Water Drop”
Compete Cindy Martin Outer Banks Lighthouse (1 of 1)
Second Place –Cindy Martin – “Outer Banks Lighthouse”
Compete Tom Devlin Roadside Creek
Third Place – Tom Devlin – “Roadside Creek”
Compete Stan Bolton I-40 Light Trails
Fourth Place – Stan Bolton – “I  40 Light Trails”
The Catawba Valley Camera Club meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month, at 7:00 pm in the North Annex of the Arts Center in Hickory.  Meetings consist of competition among members as well as instructional lectures. Field trips are planned throughout the year to enable members to share and demonstrate techniques as well as spend time enjoying photography together.  The next meeting will be April 18, 2018. The program will be a projection competition of “Open This Year.” The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  If you want to become a better photographer and make new friends while doing so, come join us. Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.