What’s on locally in 2017
Hot Rod Show
Bundaberg OPEN HOUSE
Rotary Sunrise OCEANFEST Event
Saturday 26th August 2017
Rotary Sunrise Oceanfest
event at the Marina at Burnett Heads
Power Boat Racing at Sandy Hook
Sunday 16th July
BUNDABERG REGIONAL SHOW
Wednesday 31st May 2017
What’s on locally
BUNDABERG REGIONAL SHOW
Wednesday 25th May 2016
Friday 27th May 2016
on locally in 2015
Sunday 11th October 2015
Saturday 17th October 2015
Next Club outing
Saturday 22nd August 2015
Outdoor portrait photography
Saturday, 9th May 2015
Club outing Anzac Day
Saturday, 25th April 2015
Sunday 8th March 2015
Sunday 8th February 2015
Steam Train arrives in Bundaberg on Saturday
17th January 2015
Bundaberg Photographic Group Inc.
Apple Tree Creek Rodeo
Lawn Mower Racing
July - Childers
Saturday 30th May 2015
May 27/28/29 2015
Saturday April 2015
BPG Outings 2015
Chinese New Year
Members Photo Competition
Sports Day June 2015
Yesteryear Rally 2015
Annual Show 2015
Early Holden Car Show
Mary Poppins Festival
Crush - October 2015
Our Annual Photo Hunt competition for 2017 was held this month at the Botanic Gardens
Club Members were invited to meet for lunch before the competition
A vintage Portrait photo shoot with models
was held for members at the
Member’s were invited to the Rotary Sunrise
Oceanfest event at the Marina at Burnett Heads to take photographs of the events.
also set up a print display where they could sell their prints to the public.
Member’s went on a trip to Biggenden with Vice President Craig, for some night
time Astro photography.
There was also on an Outing to Queens park with President Jan, for some day light
Member’s outing to Woodgate Beach
and nature reserve
- June 2017
Bundaberg Regional Show
Afternoon outing for Members to Alexandra
park and zoo for Photography
Night outing for Members to do Low light
Portrait outing for Members
Photo Hunt Competition
Bundaberg Regional Show
Motocross photography outing
Saturday afternoon Workshop
The first of our new daytime
workshop meetings was held on
Saturday 13th June 2015
Members were able to gain experience in computer operation and
photo editing techniques.
At our workshop night in May, members were able to photograph models on the night.
Jayne arranged to have the models available.
The President of the Photographic Society of Queensland (PSQ), Ben Stoffl was our
invited guest at the photo competition night in March.
Ben Stoffl is also an accredited
photography judge and he judged our competition entries on the night. He also commented
on the entries and offered suggestions where he thought they could be improved. Members
were invited to discuss his comments.
At our Workshop night in March, Rob gave
us an informative overview of photo editing programs available and also explained
and discussed lens’ aperture settings and the “depth of field” subject.
Craig shared and displayed some examples of his own bird photography and capture
techniques at the March Workshop.
Also, this month, our outing was to Lake Ellen at Baldwin Swamp to find some birds
to photograph. Craig gave us a very informative talk and shared his vast knowledge
and experience of bird photography.
The outing this month was around town and we captured photos to use for our next
February competition theme, ARCHITECTURE - MONO
Our outing for members and invited guests this month was to Moore Park
Beach. Jo took her horses to the beach for us to photograph.
There were 2 separate topics for members and visitors at the Workshop night in October.
Cullen hosted a session demonstrating and answering questions on the photo editing
John Carden set up a workshop to demonstrate flash photography
techniques and explained the various types of flash available. Members had the chance
to use their cameras with the studio flash equipment set up by John.
At the September workshop meeting, local photographer Paul Beutel demonstrated to
members and visitors a selection of his own photographs and shared tips and techniques
for better figure photography
On Saturday 12th July, members and visitors went to North Bundaberg to capture photos
of the full moon as it rose across the river
June 2014 Club Outing
Sunday 8th June, members attended a photographic workshop at the North Bundaberg
Botanic Gardens. This was arranged by Vice President, Jo who also brought along
some willing models for us to photograph.
The models were welcomed by members as the set competition subject in June is “Outdoor
The girls were very happy for us to take many photos of them.
June 2014 Workshop Night
and Accepted Images from the
1st Queensland International Digital Circuit competition
A photography workshop was also held on the same night and activities
arranged by our Vice President, Jo.
Members who brought their cameras to the meeting were able to try different photographic
techniques with flash and different lighting techniques.
May 2014 Competition Night
Monday 26th May 2014 was a members competition night.
Some photos from the night are displayed on the member’s photo’s page
16 Members entered the May Competition
May 2014 Workshop night
There was a discussion with members present on various topics. Members were able
to offer their input on items discussed.
Rob presented the workshop that followed demonstrating camera equipment including
photography light meters.
He then explained the relationship of shutter speed, aperture and ISO.
How to use camera exposure compensation when the light meter in your camera gives
an incorrect reading in difficult light was explained.
April 2014 Competition night
Monday 28th April 2014 was a members competition night.
Some photos from the night
are displayed on the member’s photo’s page
22 Members entered the April Competition
The top achievers from the night are listed
and the highest scores from the competition.
There were 17 A grade OPEN subject entries,
A grade SET subject entries,
13 B grade OPEN entries and
26 B grade SET entries.
is a total of 83 digital entries.
There were no print entries.
The April 2014 workshop
on Monday, 14th April 2014
there was a display and discussion on lenses, the club’s
web page, a display from Denise showing how her images were edited from original
photo to finished image and demos from Jo and Bruce.