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Visions Photography Club is an active and dynamic group based in Aberdeen with a membership that includes photographers of all levels of experience.  The club runs a variety of fun activities which include outings, talks, practical sessions and competitions.

Please feel free to get in touch with us, we are always keen to welcome new members to Visions.

Visions Photography Club will be hosting the annual Grampian Eye competition in 2019. This is open to camera clubs from the North East of Scotland area. The event will take place at the International School Aberdeen on Saturday 27 April 2019. Grampian Eye 2019 will be supporting two charities: One to One and Archway.

Detailed info can be found on a dedicated Grampian Eye 2019 page, which will be updated when new information becomes available.

Club activity calendar

  • 9 August 2018 – Finzean Sawmill, Forest of Birse outing (Rob)
  • 16 August 2018 – Bridges over the Dee – meet at the Shakkin Brig in Cults – Inchgarth Road, Den of Cults intersection. (Pamela)
  • 23 August 2018 – no club meeting, see Saturday below
  • Saturday 25 August 2018 – Macro Nature Walk at Kincorth Local Nature Reserve.  Guided by an Aberdeen City Council Countryside Ranger. The Club will pay for this event hence limited to members whose payments are up to date.  2-4pm (David)
  • 29 August 2018 – Committee meeting GE 2019
  • 30 August 2018 – Grampian Eye…Don’t be shy!  Ideas, using Dropbox, take pictures to get suggestions on, getting great titles…. Bring prints,  your laptop, or USB stick to share your thoughts and pictures you want help with. (Susan, Lynda, Michele)
  • 6 September 2018 – Importing and organising photos – how to avoid making a mess and backup strategies. Lightroom and other software. (Rob & David)
  • 13 September 2018 – Talent evening (Annette)
  • 20 September 2018 – Edit this (we will supply a raw file some weeks before and you can edit. There might be a prize for the best edit.(Michele)
  • 27 September 2018 – Colin Barclay on Peru and then Review of Action Theme by Rob.
  • 4 October 2018 – Robert Kerr’s  Album Cover Challenge and then portrait lighting session.
  • 11 October 2018 – Quarterly Competion Judging – Macro, by external judge.
  • 18 October 2018 – Pole dancers shoot (Anna)
  • 25 October 2018 – Burn baby, burn! – Fire Spinning and Light Painting at Cove bay (Kevin & David)
  • 1 November 2018 – Introduction to Layering (Michele)
  • 8 November 2018 – Story board – 3 images on the same theme telling a story (Pamela)
  • 15 November 2018 – Speaker TBC
  • 22 November 2018 – Committee meeting
  • 29 November 2018 – TBA
  • 6 December 2018 – TBA
  • 13 December 2018 – Xmas Party
  • 20 December 2018 – Xmas Drinks
  • 27 December 2018 – Off
  • 3 January 2019 – Off

Recent events and photos can be found on our Blog page

Michele Emslie 1
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Visions trip to Footdee – Fittie

Alan Meek
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Visions trip to the RSPB Fowlsheugh Nat

[/caption]Visions trip to the RSPB Fowlsheugh Nature Reserve – Puffin Hunting

Michele Emsley 2Visions trip to the beach  – Fire spinning

More photos can be found here

Some technical stuff

We’ve posted a few tutorials presented at a recent club evening, aimed at the less experienced explaining the basics of  exposure, aperture, shutter speed and ISO.

Please note: All images on this website are copyright of the respective photographer(s). Contact us for licensing via the contact page.

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