08/03/2016 – Projection Competition “Trees”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the August 3, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was “Trees”


                                            The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st Place - A_Gellman_M_Lost_Tree (1 of 1)
                                        First Place – Mitzi Gellman – “Lost Tree”
2nd Place - A_Linkous_Brady_Rime_Ice
                                         Second Place – Brady Linkous – “Rime Ice”
3rd Place - A_Teague, Donny_Harbor Trees_5247
                                       Third Place – Donny Teague – “Harbor Trees”
HM - A_Sugierski_Doreen Tanawha Trail Fall
                                        Tie Honorable Mention – Doreen Sugierski – “Tanawaha Trail Fall”
HM Tie - A_Devlin_Tom_Brookgreen_Tree_#2 (1)
                                       Tie Honorable Mention – Tom Devlin – “Brookgreen Trees”
                                       The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place - B_Knauf_Randy_Hilltop_View_World
                                       First Place – Randy Knauf – Hilltop View”
2nd Place - B_Patel_Ravi_Two Trees in a Fog
                                        Second Place – Ravi Patel – “Two Trees in Fog”
B_Pascone_John_Silver_Tree
                                        Third Place –John Pascone – “Silver Tree”
HM - B_Fitzsimmons_Ann_A Different Perspective
                                       Honorable Mention – Ann Fitzsimmons – “A Different Perspective”


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 17, 2016. The program will be a print competition – “Open”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

7/20/2016 – Projection Competition “Minimalism”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the July 20, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was “Minimalism”
                                                            The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st - Place Chip Young_Alone at the Top
                                                         First Place – Chip Young – “Alone at the Top”
Tie 2nd - Place Group_Judy_Young_Bird_On_A_Wire (1 of 1)
                                                   Tie Second Place – Judy Young – “Bird on a Wire”
Tie 2nd Place - Sugierski_Doreen Point Lobos Harbor Seal
                                                Tie Second Place Doreen Sugierski – “Point Lobos Harbor Seal”
HM - Teague,-Donny_Sand-Sculpture_1130
                                               Honorable Mention – Donny Teague – “Sand Sculpture”
                                                            The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place - Knauf_Randy_Special
                                                                     First Place – Randy Knauf – “Special”
2nd Place - Fitzsimmons_Ann_MinneapolisLookingUp
                                                   Second Place – Ann Fitzsimmons – “Minneapolis Looking Up”
3rd Place - Cindy Martin Minimalist Balloon
                                                           Third Place – Cindy Martin – “Minimalist Balloon”
HM - van_Breemen_Paul_Weeds_in_Snow
                                                  Honorable Mention – Paul vanBreemen – “Weeds in Snow”


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 3, 2016. The program will be a projection competition – “Trees”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

06/15/2016 – “Open Projection Competition”


The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the June 15, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was “Open.”

The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st Place - A_Bell_Rick_Flutter-by
 
First Place – Rick Bell – “Flutter by”
2nd Place -A_Devlin_Tom_Just_Chillin'
Second Place – Tom Devlin – “Just Chillin”
3rd Place - A_Sugierski_Doreen Gretchen and Braveheart
 
Third Place –Doreen Sugierski – “Gretchen and Braveheart”
HM -A_Sugierski_Doreen Yellow Warbler Bathtime
Honorable Mention – Doreen Sugierski – “ Yellow Warbler Bathing”
The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place - B_van_Breemen_Paul_Girl_in_Robe
 
First Place – Paul VanBreemen – “Girl in Robe”
TIE 2nd Place - Ravi Patel - Peacock in Full Glory
 
Tie Second Place – Ravi Patel – “Peacock in Full Glory”
TIE 2nd Place - B_van_Breemen_Paul_Steam_Punk_Girl
 
Third Place – Paul VanBreemen – “Steam Punk Girl”
HM - B_Patel_Ravi_Shining a Natural Spotlight on the Clouds
 
Honorable Mention – Ravi Patel – “Shining a Natural Spotlight on the Clouds”


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 6, 2016. The program will be a projected favorite image with discussion.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

06/01/2016 – Projection Competition – “Clocks, Watches, Timepieces”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the June 01, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was “Clocks, Watches, Timepieces”

The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st Place Doreen Sugierski - Space Time Continuum
 
First Place –  Doreen Sugierski – “Space Time Continuum”
2nd Place  Doreen Sugierski - Time Clocks and Gears
Second Place – Doreen Sugierski – “Time Clocks and Gears”
3rd place JudyYoung - Jean Pocket Watch
 
Third Place – Judy Young – “Jean Pocket Watch”
HM Chip Young -Musee D'Orsay
Honorable Mention – Chip Young – “Musee D’Orsay”
 
The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place Cindy Martin -Timeless
 
First Place – Cindy Martin – “Timeless”
2nd Place TIE John Pascone - Time for Work
Second Place – John Pascone – “Time for Work”
2nd Place TIE Randy KnaufPocket Watch
 
Third Place – Randy Knauf – ” Pocket Watch”
HM Ann Fitzsimmons - Memorial Day Remembrance
 
Honorable Mention – Ann Fitzsimmons – “Memorial Day Remembrance”


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 15, 2016. The program will be a projection competition – “Open”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

05/04/2016 – Print Competition – “Photographic Equipment”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the May 4, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was “Photographic Equipment”.


The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st Place A Group - Doreen Sugieski - Leica
 
First Place – Doreen Sugierski – “Leica”
2nd Place A Group - Doreen Sugierski - Detrola Trio
Second Place – Doreen Sugierski – “Detrola Trio”
3rd Place A Group - John Hilebrand - Vintage Selfie
 
Third Place – John Hildebrand – “Vintage Selfie”
A_Bolton_Stan_ Spy Camera
 
Honorable Mention – Stan Bolton – “Spy Camera”
 
The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place B Group - Randy Knauf -Dinner with the Twin-Triplets
 
First Place – Randy Knauf – “Dinner with the Twin Triplets”
2nd Place B Group - Cindy Martin - Reflecting on a Developing Story
Second Place – Cindy Martin – “Reflecting on a Developing Story”
3rd Place B Group - Randy Knauf - Thanks Mom
 
Third Place –  “Thanks Mom”
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Honorable Mention – Paul Van Breemen – “Days Gone By”
Image To Follow


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 1, 2016. The program will be a projection competition – “Clocks, Watches, Timepieces” .  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

04/20/2016 – Print Competition – “Black and White”


The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the April 20, 2016 meeting.  
The print competition was Black & White.

The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st Place - A_Devlin_Tom_St._Augustine_Lighthouse
 
First Place – Tom Devlin – “St. Augustine Lighthouse”
TIE 2nd Place - A_Devlin_Tom_Galleon
Tie – Second Place – Tom Devlin – “Galleon”
TIE 2nd Place - A_Doreen_Sugierski_Marine Iguana
Tie – Second Place – Doreen Sugierski – “Marine Iguana”
Honorable Mention – Judy Young – “Cemetery”
Image To Follow
 
The Intermediate Division winners were:
 
1st Place - Paul VanBreemen - Introspective
First Place – Paul VanBreemen – “Introspective”
2nd Place - Randy Knauf - Duke Chapel
Second Place – Randy Knauf – “Duke Chapel”
3rd Place - Paul VanBreemen - The Look
 
Third Place – Paul Van Breemen – “The Look”
HM - B Group - Randy Knauf - Archway
 
Honorable Mention – Randy Knauf – “Arches”


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 4, 2016. The program will be a print competition – “Cameras/Photographic Equipment. The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

04/06/2016 – Projection Competition ” Abstract”

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the April 6, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was “Abstract.”

The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st Place - Group A - Richard Washer - Abstract Water Reflection
 
First Place – Richard Washer – “Abstract Water Reflection”
2nd Place - Group A 0 Richard Washer - Window Shade Abstraction
Second Place – Richard Washer – “Window Shade Abstraction”
3rd Place - Group A - Brady Linous - Trees
Third Place – Brady Linkous – “Trees”
Honorabl Mention - Group A - Chip Young - Colorful Reflection
Honorable Mention – Chip Young – “Colorful Reflection”
 
The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place - Group B - Dean Powell - Pier.jpg
 
First Place – Dean Powell – “Pier”
2nd Place - Group B - Ann Fitzsimmons - Christmas Light Abstract
Second Place – Ann Fitzsimmons – “Christmas Light Abstraction”
3rd Place - Group B - Ravi Patel -Silhouettes on Red
Third Place –Ravi Patel – “Silhouettes on Red “
Honorable Mention - Group B - Randy Knauf - Dark Waters
Honorable Mention – Randy Knauf – “Dark Waters”

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 20, 2016. The program will be an open Black & White print  competition .  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

03/16/2016 – Open Print Competition

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the March 16, 2016 meeting.  The competition was open prints. 



The Accomplished Division winners were:
Richard Griffin - Bird Watching - 1st Place
First Place – Richard Griffin – “Bird Watching”
A_Devlin_Tom_Birthday_Flowers_#3
Second Place – Tom Devlin – “Birthday Flowers”
SONY DSC
Third Place – Ed Lane – “Cades Cove Morning”
A_Devlin_Tom_Mandarin_Duck
Honorable Mention – Tom Devlin – “Mandarin Duck”
 
The Intermediate Division winners were:
B_Knauf_Randy_Shadow
 
First Place –Randy Knauf – “Shadow, Look Into My Eyes”
TIE 3rd Place - B_van_Breemen_Paul_Twin_Lakes_Mamouth_CA
Second Place – Paul van Breeman – “Twin Lakes – Mammoth”
B_Martin_Cindy_A Pirate and His Lady
 
Third Place – Cindy Martin – “ A Pirate and His Lady”
B_Fitzsimmons_Ann_Beaufort_Morning
Honorable Mention – Ann Fitzsimmons – “Beautiful Morning”


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 6, 2016. The program will be a projection competition – “ Abstracts”.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

02/17/2016 – Open Projection Competition

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the February 17, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was open projection.


The Accomplished Division winners were:
1st Place - Judy Young - Jacksonville
 
First Place – Judy Young – “Jacksonville”
2nd Place - Tom Devlin - Flamingo
Second Place – Tom Devlin – “Flamingo”
SONY DSC
Third Place – Ed Lane – “Milky Way”
HM - Mitzi Gellman - Botnay Bay Boneyard
Honorable Mention – Mitzi Gellman – “Botany Bay Boneyard”
 
The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place - Randy Knauf - Squirrel
 
First Place – Randy Knauf – “Squirrel”
2nd Place - Dean Powell - Surfing
 
Second Place – Dean Powell – “Surfing”
3rd Place - Paul van Breemen - Plumeria in Bloom
Third Place – Paul van Breemen – ” Plumeria in Bloom”
HM - Brian Hardgrave - Sailing on a Sea of Grass
 
Honorable Mention – Brian Hargreaves – ” Sailing on a Sea of Grass”

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 March 2, 2016. The program will be CVCC Student Portfolio Critique Night.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.

01/06/2016 – Open Projection Competition

The Catawba Valley Camera Club has announced the winners of its photographic competition for the January 6, 2016 meeting.  The projection competition was open.


The Accomplished Division winners were:
 
1st Place - A_Lane_Ed_Ashe_Co_Barn (1 of 1)
First Place – Ed Lane – “Ashe County Barn”
2nd Place - A_Gellman_M_Startrails over Grandfather-
Second Place – Mitzi Gellman –  “Startrails over Grand Father Mountain”
Monitor Lizard, Berkeley
Third Place – Doreen Sugierski – “Monitor Lizard”
HM - A_Bolton_Stan_Shroom Mates
 
Honorable Mention – Stan Bolton – “Shroom Mates”
 
 
The Intermediate Division winners were:
1st Place - B_Hargreaves_Crater_Lake_Glass-1
 
First Place – Brian Hargreaves –  “Crater Lake Glass”
2nd Place - B_Dean_Powell_Table_Rock.jpg
Second Place – Dean Powell –  “Table Rock”
TIE 3rd Place - B_Hargreaves_Prismatic_Mist
 
Tie Third Place –  Brian Hargreaves –  “Prismatic Mist”
TIE 3rd Place - B_van_Breemen_Paul_Twin_Lakes_Mamouth_CA
Tie Third – Paul van Breemen – “Twin Lake Mamouth, CA”


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 January 20, 2016. The program will be an instructional meeting on “Astrophotography” presented by the Catawba Valley Astronomy Club.  The public is invited to attend, membership is not required.  Further information can be obtained from the club’s web site at http://cvcameraclub.org or by calling John Setzler at 828-404-2066.