2021 -2022 season

Posted by on Sep 7, 2021

Shannon Camera Club Notice

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Programme April 12th – May 31st 2021

Posted by on Apr 14, 2021


Apr 12th        Photo League: Open

Upload three images taken from The Same Spot 

Apr 19th          Spring Trail Review

Exercise: Country Roads for May 10th.

Apr 26th         Speaker: Stephen Power, a photographer based in South Kerry.

May 3rd         Bank Holiday. No Club.  

May 10th         Photo League.   Open Mono only

Upload three Country Roads images.

May 17th        Photo League:  Open.

Upload Three Sunrise or Sunset Images

May 24th         Photo League:    Panoramas

                        Exercise:  Your best triptych  (A picture composed or presented in three parts or sections)

May 31st         Announce the Photo League winner & runners up.

Review the Photo League.

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Programme Jan 11th – March 29th 2021

Posted by on Jan 21, 2021

Jan 11th           Photo League:  Open.

Upload any three images taken over Christmas

Jan 18th           Photo League:   Open

Upload 3 Travel photos.

Jan 25th           Photo League: Theme  Broken

Upload 3 images that you like from the last twelve months or so.

Feb 1st            Photo League: Open.

                          Upload 3 images of   An Aesthetic of everyday life.

Feb 8th             Video of the top sixty four images from the IPF & NIPA Nature Groups interregional competition with Judges comments, thanks to Gerry Butler.

Exercise:  New Growth  for February 22nd  

Feb 15th           Photo League:   Mono only.

                           Upload 3 Images of An Aesthetic of Everday Life   ( Layers overview ).

Feb 22nd          Photo League:  Open.

                            Upload three New Growth images    

 March 1st         Speaker: Rory O’Connor,  Blarney Photography Club

                             Speaker  TBD

March 8th        Photo League: Theme: Fantasy Photography

Colourising prints by Jim Brennan

Exercise:  My Five Kilometres  for March 22nd. 

March 14th to 17th    Shoot the Spring Trail 

March 22nd     Photo League:   Nature

Return exercise.   My five kilometres.

March 29th      Spring Trail Judging Results  (Depending on return of results).

April 5th           Easter Monday.    No Club meeting until April 12th.


April 12th         Photo League:  Open

                            Up load three images taken from   Sitting In The One Spot

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Programme Sept 14th – Dec 21st 2020

Posted by on Nov 2, 2020

Programme Sept 14th – Dec 21st 2020


Sept 14th         Return Date — delayed due to Covid 19 restrictions.


Sept  21st        No meeting.


Sep 28th          Committee meeting to set parameters for future Zoom meetings.


Oct 5th            Photo League – Open. .    Setting the scene for the immediate future.


Oct 12th          Photo League – Open.       Show 3-5 Summer  Images


Oct 19th          Photo League – Open

                          Show 3 Local Architecture Images


Oct 26th          Public Holiday   No Club.


Nov 2nd          Photo League – Theme:  Autumn

                        Presentation on Still Life  by  Jim Brennan


Nov 6th            National Shield closing date.


Nov 9th           Photo League – Theme:  Still Life.

                        Exercise: Changing of the seasons.  3 images for November 30th.

Show 3 images of shadows  Indoor or Outdoor


Nov 16th          Photo League – Open.

Review Spring Trail Images with Michael O’Brien Clare Camera Club, the Spring Trail Judge.


Nov 23rd          Photo League – Theme: Abstract Reflections.

Presentation by Chris Copley  Ennis Camera Club on his RPS Fellowship.


Nov 30th          Photo League – Open   Mono only

                        Show 3 Changing of the Seasons images

Exercise: Night Photos, 3 images for December 14th


Dec 7th            Photo League – Winter Trees

                        Presentation on Travel Photography by Maria O’Brien


Dec 14th         Photo League – Open

Show 3 Night Photos.


Dec 21st           Photo League – Motion.  Christmas Chit Chat.


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Club September 2020 -May 2021

Posted by on Sep 14, 2020

September 14th Club reactivation day.
When we had to stop physical meetings in March we hoped that by now it would be possible to get back to normal meetings. Unfortunately that cannot be. But not to worry the club can and will stay active in a virtual way and the committee will put together a programme of suitable and safe exercises to keep us photographically active into the future. It will be a challenge but challenges make us all more creative. Remember our success in the SACC Interclub Competition back in April. We can do the same,or better, in the National Shield in November. Looking forward to another different but active and successful club year Sept. 2020 – May 2021.

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Club meetings May 2020

Posted by on May 29, 2020

Meetings and activities of the club finish on the last Monday of May every year and Monday night last May 25th was that night. The committee held a ZOOM meeting on the night and it was decided that we would keep the Friday exercises going through June this year as it is proving a very good way of keeping us all active and in touch with each other. It was also decided that everyone should put together a portfolio of four or five Summer photos for projection or viewing in some other way when the club gets back together in some format on September 14th. It was also agreed to set a project to be worked on between now and September 14th, the project is LOCAL ARCHITECTURE and that could be photos of a house or any kind of building ancient or modern, big or small, or even just parts of a building or buildings. The subject is wide open. Whether we can get back together in meeting rooms in September will be entirely dependent on advice from the HSE, Dept. of Health & the IPF, but in any event we will get back to club activities in some way or another. The committee wishes to thank everyone for your contributions to club activities during the year even after the enforced closure due to Covid 19. We look forward to getting all of us back together in some format when it will be safe to do so. In the meantime stay safe and stay well and keep on posting images to the Shannon Camera Club Members Facebook page and let Maria know if she can post your photos on the public page by putting (P) on the script with your photos.

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Liam Cleary Autoworld our very generous sponsor

Posted by on Jan 21, 2020

L Cleary Autoworld

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