Author Archives: Sally Paterson

Review – Guest Speaker: Nick Rains

One of the most accomplished travel documentary photographers in Australia today, Nick Rains is driven by a passion for depicting the lives of people and the world they inhabit.  With numerous publications and awards under his belt, Rains has earned prestigious positions as Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, and principal instructor at […]

AGM 2020 – Results

The 130th Annual General Meeting of the members of the Melbourne Camera Club was held via Zoom Video Conferencing on 1 October 2020. Outcomes of the AGM The new Board for 2020/2021 is: President Mark Devaraj Hon Secretary Sally Paterson Hon Treasurer David Sherwood Vice Presidents Lesley Bretherton   Susan Brunialti Elected Members Ian Bock   […]

Bowness Prize Nomination

Congratulations to MCC Member Sam Amar for his nomination as a finalist in the 2020 Bowness Prize. His striking image was taken at the Black Lives Matter protest earlier this year. More information on the Bowness Prize, this year’s finalists and Sam’s image can be found on the Monash Gallery of Art website at: Image […]

Extended Closure MCC Clubrooms

The Board would like to advise Members that the closure date of the clubrooms has been extended in line with government guidelines. The Clubrooms will remain closed until further notice. The Board will continue to reassess in line with government guidelines, and announce any changes to Members. Thank you for your understanding, and most importantly, […]

Magnet Exhibition Invitation – Documenting the 2020 Melbourne Lockdown

Magnet Galleries has extended an invitation to take part in their October online exhibition in their Virtual 3D Gallery – Gallery Five @ Magnet, first in a series of photojournalism / documentary virtual exhibitions at Magnet. As you may be aware Magnet Galleries is a not-for-profit staffed by volunteers, to preserve and celebrate the best of […]

APS Photo Book Competition – Winners Announced!

Congratulations to MCC Vice President Lesley Bretherton Winning first place in the APS Photo book competition, Portfolio category! Hokkaido Winter 2020 by Lesley Bretherton of Melbourne Camera Club Judges comments: ‘This book was the unanimous winner, due to its immaculate landscape photographs that were poetically paired with a haiku. The font style and colour blend […]