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    WelcomeThe Kamloops Photo Arts Club is currently meeting virtually during COVID-19 pandemic.  Please join us to share your images and photography experiences. A new online Membership Form can be found under CLUB MEMBERS tab above or in “Quick Links”

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  • IN THE NEWS…

    KPAC in the News…

    Traveling to the “Faraway Nearby”

    By Valerie Rampone
    Kamloops This Week – The Connector

    The “Faraway Nearby” might seem an oxymoron but it’s not. How far do you need to go to be a ‘traveler,’ anyway?

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    Coming Events

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    Mar 3 – My Photo | Your Edit

    Mar 3 – My Photo | Your Edit

    For a program with a difference, click into KPAC’s March 3rd zoom meeting. Brian Mitchell and Dave Whiting have pulled together a new program format “My Photo: Your Edit”. It is an exercise where (8) members have shared pictures in unedited RAW format. The photos were then distributed to other club members for editing. The selected photographers … Continue reading Mar 3 – My Photo | Your Edit

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    Wednesday 03 March
    Mar 06 – North Shore Challenge Virtual Event

    Mar 06 – North Shore Challenge Virtual Event

     Get your ticket for this premiere event at nsps.ca/2021-north-shore-challenge/ ($10).  If you need help with Zoom skills a couple of practice sessions are scheduled. Photo Clubs in BC and the Yukon vie for top honours in the 37th Annual North Shore Photographic Challenge, the premiere photo competition in Western Canada. Top level images in all … Continue reading Mar 06 – North Shore Challenge Virtual Event

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    Saturday 06 March
    Mar 10 – Travelogue: Newfoundland

    Mar 10 – Travelogue: Newfoundland

    If Ken Gray has one message for travel photographers regarding Newfoundland it is “Go as soon as possible.” This historic island province abounds with musical, cultural and photographic opportunities. Whether rugged shorelines, historic glimpses into the traditional fishery, or marvelous North Atlantic Architecture, every day is a new and constantly changing experience. Following as in … Continue reading Mar 10 – Travelogue: Newfoundland

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    Wednesday 10 March
    Mar 17 – Print, Proof, Positive

    Mar 17 – Print, Proof, Positive

    When is an image a photograph? Join KPAC members Angelina Brooymans with Carrie and Norm Dougan as they discuss their experiences of commercial versus custom photo prints, and why they print their own images. In tonight’s program they’ll also talk about what you need to know for optimum quality prints when preparing your own images. … Continue reading Mar 17 – Print, Proof, Positive

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    Wednesday 17 March
    Mar 24 – KPAC Annual General Meeting

    Mar 24 – KPAC Annual General Meeting

    Our 2021 AGM is a time to express our appreciation to past and future leadership. Last September they were put to the test. With no end in sight to the pandemic a skeleton crew of Executive and Board members decided virtual meetings were the Club’s only option. Members agreed and here we are in 2021 … Continue reading Mar 24 – KPAC Annual General Meeting

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    Wednesday 24 March
    Mar 26 – The Allure of Photography

    Mar 26 – The Allure of Photography

    The BC/Yukon Pacific Zone Photo Clubs present photographer/artist/educator Laura Letinsky as the 3rd of 4 Interclub presenters Friday, March 26, 2021  7– 8:30 PM PST. In A Proposition, or the Allure of Photography, Letinsky asks the question “What is a photograph?” Registration for KPAC members is open at https://tinyurl.com/y2brpxh6

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    Friday 26 March
    Mar 31 – Showcase “Perspectives”

    Mar 31 – Showcase “Perspectives”

    The time has almost come to wrap up the year for Showcase. We have March 31st with the theme of Perspectives. Get your camera out and shoot what you wish, but get creative with how you compose it. Maybe you'll choose one item and take 6 images from 6 different perspectives 🙂 Finally, we have April … Continue reading Mar 31 – Showcase “Perspectives”

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    Wednesday 31 March

    Recent Past Events

    Feb 24 – SHOWCASE ‘Show Me Sound’

    Feb 24 – SHOWCASE ‘Show Me Sound’

    Tonight’s Zoom program is KPAC’s monthly SHOWCASE where members share up to 6 images on a theme. The theme challenge this month is ‘Show Me Sound’. Submit your images by midnight, Sunday Feb. 21st. For submission details check under the Information tab drop down menu Photo Submissions. Looking forward to hearing your photos LOL.

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    24 February 2021
    Feb 17 – Interactive Photo Critique

    Feb 17 – Interactive Photo Critique

    Cri~tique kri-tek’ (transitive verb) to review, discuss or comment on something such as a creative work, the execution of a problem, event, strategy etc. giving an assessment of what worked and what didn’t. KPAC’s president Bob Lewis leads off this Zoom program where members get to exercise their critique skills on anonymously submitted photos.

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    17 February 2021
    Feb 10 – Post Processing I

    Feb 10 – Post Processing I

    KPAC members Dave Whiting and Rick McCutcheon host this first of three sessions – How to get the very best out of your images using post-production techniques. Session ONE: – Intro to Resources for Processing Software and a Basic Workflow Demonstration A program overview includes; a description of the basic workflow from Raw file to … Continue reading Feb 10 – Post Processing I

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    10 February 2021
    Feb 10 – CAPA présentation sur la créativité

    Feb 10 – CAPA présentation sur la créativité

    This is a CAPA French presentation. See the info in English at the bottom. Le mercredi 10 février, Eric Constantineau donnera une présentation sur la CRÉATIVITÉ - S'EXPRIMER MIEUX GRÂCE À DES SÉRIES DE PHOTO. Cette présentation virtuelle fait partie de la série de conférenciers de l'ACAP exclusivement pour les membres individuels de l'ACAP. Pour … Continue reading Feb 10 – CAPA présentation sur la créativité

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    10 February 2021
    Feb 3 – Selection Night for North Shore Challenge

    Feb 3 – Selection Night for North Shore Challenge

    Photo Clubs in BC and the Yukon vie for top honours in the 37th Annual North Shore Photographic Challenge, the premiere photo competition in Western Canada. Top level images in all genres are showcased at this live event that is being presented virtually this year, March 6th. Tonight’s KPAC program will select our Club’s entries … Continue reading Feb 3 – Selection Night for North Shore Challenge

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    03 February 2021