Category Archives: MCC News

The Glennie Nature Salon Results

The George Glennie Memorial Nature Salon is run by the Merrimack Valley Camera Club in Massachusetts, USA. It is a club only salon, individuals are not eligible to enter. It is run under strict Photographic Society of America (PSA) Nature Photography rules. There are 8 categories – amphibians, birds, botany, invertebrates, landscape, mammals, marine and […]

Australasia’s Top Emerging Photographers 2021

Congratulations to Melbourne Camera Club members Ralph Domino, Ruth Woodrow and Paul Dodd for their success in the Australasia’s Top Emerging Photographers competition for 2021. Ralph achieved a Highly Commended in the Art category for his series of three images. Ruth achieved the remarkable tally of Runner-up in Open, 3rd Place in both Portrait and […]

Weekly News #15 2-May-2021

        Exhibitions, competitions and outcomes – another busy week. Read On.   Image credit: Pinhole – Taps  Jenny Phelps (Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day image)   Trierenberg Super Circuit Results Congratulations to all MCC members who entered the Trierenberg Super Circuit, the largest annual salon of photography in the world. Melbourne Camera Club did […]

Gasworks Arts Park ‘Bay Windows’ Photographic Installation

Gasworks Arts Park in Albert Park, is opening new windows to our vibrant city from behind the photographer’s lens. 72 images featuring the buildings, beaches and bustle of the City of Port Phillip will showcase the natural and built environment of our sensational surroundings. These Perspectives of our city are shared through the images of 6 selected professional […]

Photowalk Community – Gasworks Park & Port Melbourne – 2 May 2021

For our May Photowalk we will be heading to Albert Park/Port Melbourne, with opportunities to photograph the park and gardens at Gasworks Arts Park, and the beaches and neighbourhoods around Port Melbourne. We will also take the opportunity to view Gasworks current outdoor photography exhibition: Bay Windows, featuring 3 MCC photographers.   Gasworks Arts Park […]

AIPP Silver Lining Awards 2021

Congratulations to the Melbourne Camera Club member Ruth Woodrow for achieving Second Place in the Colour Category of the AIPP Silver Lining Awards. These awards attract professional photographers through to keen amateurs from around Australia and, indeed, other parts of the world. More than 700 photographers submitted more than 7000 images, so achieving a top-three […]

Review – Guest Speaker Forough Yavari

Guest Speaker – Thursday 18 March 2020 Introduction Forough (pronounced foo-roo) is an award-winning portrait and fine art photographer based in Brisbane. Some of Forough’s many awards include the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) Master of Photography received in 2018 and WPPI Master of Photography awarded in 2019. Forough also achieved a Double Master […]