Ottawa is the setting for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to share your passion for photography and celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary. ‘Come for the Conference: Stay for the Celebration’ is the invitation to CAPA’s Canadian Camera Conference June 28-30 in the nation’s capital.
Featured presenters include Serge Ramelli, Richard Martin, Dave Brosha, Michelle Valberg, Frank Gunn, Jason Ransom, Jeffery Wu, Neil Ever Osborne, Henry Fernando, Andrea Kunard, Paul Couvrette and more. Check www.CCC2017.ca for latest on speakers, field trips and events.
Kamloops is hosting the Special Olympics again this year to bring the SOBC SUMMER GAMES July 6th- 9th, 2017. We will be hosting eleven sports in the city: 5 pin bowling, 10 pin bowling, athletics, basketball, bocce, golf, power lifting, rhythmic gymnastics, soccer, softball and swimming. Lots of photo opportunities here.
Volunteering (could be with your camera) for Special Olympics BC Games is a rewarding and FUN opportunity to make a difference through the power of sport, with a wide range of available roles. Online volunteer registration is open for our 2017 Provincial Games! Visit sobcgameskamloops.ca and click “Volunteer”.
Albert McGowan Park, 2025 Summit Drive, is again the site for all things Scottish Saturday, July 8th and the venue for photo ops of ‘Heavy’ events like caber tossing, dance competitions and massed pipe bands. Gates open at 7 AM. Opening ceremony is at 9:30; Heavy events begin at 10:30 and the real photo op the kids ‘Mini’ Heavy event starts at 2:30. If you get thirsty there’s a Scotch tasting and a Beer Garden. Adults $10 – Seniors $5 www.kamloopshighlandgames.ca
Six city blocks become a playground for photographers when ‘Hot Nite in the City’ fills the main street and avenues in downtown Kamloops with vintage, classic and unique vehicles.
Street Rods, American Muscle, Vintage, Collector, Race and Big Rigs line Victoria Street for a Friday night (11th) and Saturday (12th) Show-n-Shine. Lots of ‘Eye Candy’. When you get hungry take a wander to Ribfest happening in Riverside Park. www.hotniteinthecity.com
Reserve the date. More info coming soon…