The Weekly is a publication of the Jacksonville Camera Club. It provides a heads up of the coming events and announcements of a timely nature. It contains both Club events and other items of interest to members. If you have feedback or something to announce please see directions in the sidebar. Thanks for reading.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, January 20th
Our in-person meetings have resumed! Our next meeting takes place on Wednesday, January 20th. Click here to read about the meeting guidelines and virus protocols that we must follow.
Winners for the December contest were announced on the blog this past Wednesday. The theme was Bridge. Congrats to all!
The January contest is now open for entries. The theme is Vintage Signs, and entries will be accepted until Thursday, January 7th, at midnight.
Visit the contest page to enter and for all of the details.
Glennie Nature Salon 2021
Jacksonville Camera Club is accepting entries from members for our submission to the Glennie Nature Salon which is hosted by the Merrimack Valley Camera Club(MVCC). This is a competition for clubs, so we will collect entries from our members, select 10 and submit those. JCC is collecting entries until 31 December 2020. Visit the blog post for more details on entry procedures.
This week's photography webcasts and tutorials...
There's a new page on the JCC website that lists new tutorials and webcasts. Find the list of upcoming classes on the JCC website: When > Schedules > Virtual Events Click here to go to the new Virtual Events Schedules
Florida State Parks Photo Contest
Enter up to five shots taken in any of Florida's state parks now through Thursday, December 31, 2020, in one of the following categories: One with Nature, Trail Trekker, Wildside, Park Fit, and Sunscapes. Prizes awarded to the top 3 images.
FCCC Judge Training Certification Course
FCCC is offering a Judges Training Certification course.
Only those members who has shown success in competition locally, in other valid venues, or in FCCC competition (winning at least one blue ribbon among other colors) are eligible.
The cost is $19.95 for 6 hours of training, divided into two classes and will include an in-depth assignment scoring and critiquing about 30 images. Successful completion of the program may result in the candidate being invited to judge for FCCC, digital and print, for a $100 stipend each time. Taking the course also provides the candidate with expertise to judge in their own and other clubs, and advances their own skills in composing images.
Dates are to be determined.
Information of Interest
It's Time to Renew Your Club Membership
It's that time of year again...club dues can be paid online. Visit the About > "Members Pay Dues Here" menu to complete the form.
Club Facebook Page
Make sure to like our Facebook Page for activities of interest, winning photos, and more!
In addition to our public page, there is now a NEW members only, private Facebook Group. All club members are welcome to join. In this group, you may post images and interact with other group members. Visit the blog for more details!
Don't forget to check back with our Blog Page often. There is good information posted frequently that you won't want to miss!
Happy Birthday to Our Club Members!
Shaun Argus (December 3rd) and Rick Hartmann (December 24th)
We'd love to help celebrate your birthday with the club! This form is completely optional, but we'd love it if you could complete it in order to share your birthday (just month and day) with us. Use the Birthday Form to tell us the big day!
Happy New Year!
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