Competition Results – 11/7/07

The Catawba Valley Camera Club held an open print competition on Wednesday, November 7, 2007. The results are as follows:

A Group:

John Hildebrand - Lady of the Lake

Lady of the Lake – John Hildebrand – 1st Place Tie

John M. Setzler, Sr. - Insect on Flower

Insect on Flower – John M. Setzler, Sr. – 1st Place Tie


Ed Lane - New York Sunrise

New York Sunrise – Ed Lane – 3rd Place

B Group:

Sue Hooper – Slot at Antelope Canyon – 1st Place (Image not provided)


Nina Ackley - Twisted Tree

Nina Ackley – Twisted Tree – 2nd Place


Byrd Cornwell – You won’t come into my parlor – 3rd Place Tie (Image not provided)

Steven Gold - Gull on Beach

Steven Gold – Gull On Beach – 3rd Place Tie


These photos must be submitted in the same format as used in the digital projection competitions. This includes the proper sizing and naming scheme. These images must also be submitted within 48 hours of the competition.

November 7th Meeting

The November 7th Meeting of the Catawba Valley Camera Club will be held on Wednesday at 7:30pm.  The meeting will consist of normal business and an open print competition.  Bring up to two prints…

10/17/2007 Competition Results

On Wednesday, October 17, the Catawba Valley Camera Club held an assigned subject competition on the theme of “Humor.” The winners were as follows:

A Group – First Place – John M. Setzler, Sr. – “Say No to Crack”

A Group – Second Place – John M. Setzler, Sr. – “Field Trip”

A Group – Third Place – Robert Dant – “Fish Smiles”

B Group – First Place – Eva Justice – “Buckie”

B Group – Second Place – Byrd Cornwell – “Laughingass”

B Group – Third Place – Steven Gold – “Who’s Away?”

** Reminder **

Please submit your winning images for publication on the website within 48 hours of the competition…

October 17th Meeting

The Catawba Valley Camera Club will meet on Wednesday, October 17th at 7:30pm.  This meeting will be an assigned subject print competition with the theme of "Humor."  Please bring up to three prints.




Our November meeting dates have been changed to November 7th and 14th to avoid having a meeting on Thanksgiving eve…


10/09/2004 - Oom Pah


Hickory’s annual Oktoberfest celebration begins on Friday around noon on Union Square and in the downtown area.  There are always lots of great photo opportunities here, so I hope to see a few of you wandering around peering through your lenses đŸ™‚

Note from the President…

CV Camera Club Members:

  • Thanks to all who brought animal photos and to Ed Lane and Bob Phipps for handling the sale.  I am sorry we did not sell but one photo, but glad that we have one more chance to meet the public and to cooperate with the Art Museum.
  • The task force planning the Digital Photography for Youth at the Library   1-3 PM Saturday October 20 is well on the way to a fine presentation.  They have chosen photos as examples, made plans for the session and are preparing a handout.  We will have fliers  at the meetings.   Youth 13-17 may call 304-0500 Ext 7271 for information or registration.  
  • CVCC CLUB MEETING: October 3  7:30.   It’s Info night with a special presentation by Pam Barbour on her photo trip to Antarctica.  See you there.
  • FIELD TRIP TO OLD SALEM: October 6.   Meet at Science Center (near meeting room door) at 8:30 AM.
  • FIELD TRIP TO HART SQUARE: October 27 – On your own – you must have ordered tickets.   We will take time at the meeting to organize car pools.


9/19/2007 Competition Results:

The Catawba Valley Camera Club held an open digital/slide competition during it’s regular meeting on Wednesday, September 19th. The results of the competition are as follows:

John M. Setzler, Jr. - Horn Worm

1st Place A Group – John M. Setzler, Jr. – Horn Worm


John M. Setzler, Jr. - Angel Trumpet


2nd Place A Group – John M. Setzler, Jr. – Angel Trumpet


Robert Dant - Boy & Dog


3rd Place A Group – Robert Dant – Boy & Dog


Steven Gold - Parallel Blooms


1st Place B Group – Steven Gold – Parallel Blooms


Dave Rhuberg - Lightning 6


2nd Place B Group – Dave Rhuberg – Lightning 6


Scott Powell - Amber Indian


3rd Place B Group – Scott Powell – Amber Indian


Congratulations to the winners đŸ™‚


September 19th Meeting

The Catawba Valley Camera Club meeting on Wednesday, September 19th will be an open projection (slides or digital) competition at 7:30pm.  Please submit your digital images to Robert Dant before the deadline on Monday or bring your slides to the meeting. 


I have posted all of the winning images that I received for the September 5th meeting.  This first posting from a print competition was just a little rocky, but I think everything is in order now…

9/5/2007 Competition Results:

The Catawba Valley Camera Club held an open print competition on Wednesday, September 5, 2007 during the regularly scheduled club meeting. The winners for this competition are as follows:

A Group Winners:

Rainy Seattle - Ed Lane

First Place – Ed Lane – “Rainy Seattle”

Courtney - John Hildebrand

2nd Place – John Hildebrand – “Courtney”

Bath Boy - Robert Dant

3rd Place (two way tie) – Robert Dant – “Bath Boy”


Bob Phipps - Pink Lotus Opening

3rd Place (two way tie) – Bob Phipps – Image Not Provided


1st Place B Group – “Fritillary on Sunflower? by Steven Gold (No Image Provided)

2nd Place B Group – Eva Justice for ?Pollen Gatherer? (No Image Provided)


Katy Did - Dennis Hacker

3rd Place B Group – Dennis Hacker – “Katy Did”


As a reminder, if you place in a print competition, you must submit that image to me in digital format (same format as projection competitions) within 48 hours of the competition to have your image included on the website. Please try your best to get those to me.


Photos have been updated

Day Lily - Bob Phipps

Bob Phipps – “Day Lily”


The club photo gallery has been updated with all of the projection competition winners from this season.  Beginning with our next projection competition, Robert Dant will be sending me the winners for publication on the website.  The winners will be posted along with an announcement and they will be added to the gallery collection as well. 

For print competitions, its up to YOU to provide me with your image if you want it added to the winners announcement and the web gallery.  The image must be submitted to me within 48 hours of the competition in the SAME format as the projection competition images. 

John M. Setzler, Jr.