Saturday, 19 May 2018

At the Zoo - May Competition Results

The subjects for this month were 'At the Zoo' and 'Open' and we also had a 'Phone' category. We received 108 entries from 24 members. Our judge for the night was Peter Phillips, who provided some great feedback to our members.

Winning images - 1st, 2nd & 3rd - in each category are showcased below.

Subject: At the Zoo
PDI (Projected Digital Images)

PDI - 1st Place - Liz McKee - 'Im Bored'

PDI - 2nd Place - Kim Petersen - 'Thinking About Freedom'

PDI - 3rd Place - Georgios Tsiminis - 'Enough!'


Print - 1st Place - Janet Harbottle - 'Bird in Hand'

Print - 2nd Place - Paula McManus - 'Hey Buddy'

Print - 3rd Place - Joylene Lee-Archer - 'Beautiful Girl'

Subject: Open
PDI (Projected Digital Images)

PDI - 1st Place - John Baker - 'Skyscraper'

PDI - 2nd Place - John Baker - 'Sunrise Point Lowly'

PDI - 3rd Place - Karen Tregoning - 'Pretty in Pink'


Print - 1st Place - Kim Petersen - 'Wash Time'

Print - 2nd Place - Donna Hutchinson - 'Whimsical'

Print - 3rd Place - Tony Jones - 'White and Curly'

Phone Photos

Phone - 1st Place - Georgios Tsiminis - 'Where is Everyone'

Phone - 2nd Place - Karen Tregoning - 'Fountain Foam'

Phone - 3rd Place - Liz McKee - 'Afternoon Light'

Friday, 18 May 2018

SAPF 2018 Annual Exhibition

Congratulations to all our members who won various awards at the 2018 South Australian Photographic Federation Annual Exhibition. 

(listed alphabetically).

Cathy Cates – 3 Acceptances, 1 Merit
Colin J. Pearce - 1 Acceptance
Georgios Tsiminis – 2 Acceptances, 1 Merit
Helen Lewis - 1 Acceptance, 1 Merit
John Baker - 3 Acceptances, 4 Merits
Karen Tregoning - 5 Acceptances, 5 Merits
Kim Petersen – 5 Acceptances
Paula McManus – 4 Acceptances, 6 Merits, 2 Firsts
Rebecca Turle – 6 Acceptances, 1 Merit
Tim Colgan - 2 Acceptances, 2 Merits
Tony Jones - 2 Merits

Here's a photo of our Paula McManus FAPS who was awarded Top print in both Creative ("Painted Emu") and People/Portraiture ("Laurie") sections. Additionally Paula achieved second aggregate score in the Print medium and second aggregate overall! A magnificent effort for a very talented photographer, who we are proud to have as a member of Port Adelaide Camera Club.

Finally PACC came 5th out of 12 Club Sets, at the tightest margin, only missing 3rd place by a 2 tiny points! (stay tuned for a future post on our Club Set).

Please visit the exhibition either at the Hamra Centre, Hilton, until 20th May, or at the Myer Centre Rundle Mall from 24th May to 3rd June. Entry is free. Be inspired

Colin Pearce