When we return to In-Person Meetings, following reopening after the COVID-19 pandemic protocols has passed, Meetings take place in the Norm Taylor Room at the Bond Lake Arena/Oak Ridges Recreation Centre, approximately twice a month on Mondays.

Non-members are welcome to attend a few of our meetings at a charge of $12 per meeting, so long as there is sufficient space. If you are planning to attend a meeting as a visitor, we ask that you send an email to before 9 pm on the day before the meeting to reserve your space.

Coming:

Mon Oct 25
2021

Meeting

Digital 1 Presentation

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Sat Nov 6
2021

Ontario Council of Camera Clubs

OCCC vs NFRCC Inter-Regional Competition – Virtual Event

Final Judging of outstanding images from both sides of the border.

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Mon Nov 8
2021

Meeting

Guest Speaker – Bryan Peterson – The Art of Seeing

Topic:  The Art of Seeing

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Mon Nov 22
2021

Meeting

Member Presentation: Ron Goodlin – Video

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Mon Dec 13
2021

Meeting

Digital 2 Presentation

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Mon Dec 20
2021

Meeting

Pizza Night, Member Presentation – Ron Mantay – Photo Essays

Ron Mantay: Photo Essays – Observe and Learn

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Mon Jan 17
2022

Meeting

Digital 3 Presentation

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Mon Jan 24
2022

Meeting

Ursula Abresch – Abstract Art Photography

Topic:  Abstract Art Photography

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Mon Jan 31
2022

Meeting

Digital 4 Presentation

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Mon Feb 7
2022

Meeting

Guest Speaker – Chris Richman – The Power of Personal Projects

Topic:  The Power of Personal Projects

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Mon Feb 14
2022

Meeting

Nature Presentation and Tips & Tricks

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Mon Feb 28
2022

Meeting

Digital 5 Presentation

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Mon Mar 7
2022

Meeting

Guest Speaker – Olivia Goldstein – Path to the Perfect Portrait

Topic:  Path to the Perfect Portrait

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Mon Mar 28
2022

Meeting

Photo Essay Presentation and Print 1 Presentation

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Sun Apr 3
2022

Meeting

Guest Speaker Ray and Mary Ann Anderson – Fire and Ice (Namibia and Iceland)

Topic:  Desert and Ice

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Mon Apr 11
2022

Meeting

Digital 6 Presentation

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Mon Apr 25
2022

Meeting

Print 2 Presentation and TIPS and TRICKS

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Mon May 2
2022

Meeting

AGM, Phoenix & PRIOTY Presentations

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Mon May 9
2022

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Annual Banquet for 2021-2022 Season

Unfortunately, we have had to postpone the annual banquet for both the 2019-2020 and the 2020-2021 seasons due to Covid-19.  Our date for the 2021-2022 season is May 9, 2022.
Come join-in as RHCC celebrates the achievements of our members with a fun social event. (Please note that Covid-19 restrictions may prevent holding this event, so check the Current News page for the latest update.)

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Mon May 9
2022

Meeting

Annual Banquet + IOTY Presentation

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Complete List of Meetings and Special Events for Jun 2020 – Jun 2022:

Sun Sep 13
2020

Meeting

New Members’ Meeting

New members meeting and introduction to the board

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Mon Sep 14
2020

Meeting

Speaker: Wayne Fisher (Architecture and Minimalism)

Speaker: Wayne Fisher – Architecture and Minimalism

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Mon Sep 21
2020

Meeting

Program Introduction and George Cates (Identifying the Elements That Make a Great Image)

2020-21 Program Introduction – Ron Mantay
2020-21 Competition Season – “Identifying the Elements That Make a Great Image” – George Cates & Competition Team

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Mon Oct 19
2020

Meeting

Ron Mantay (Inspire, Educate and Entertain with Photo Essays)

Ron will share what he has learned about Photo Essays, and encourage you to learn the skills needed to tell interesting stories with Photo Essays.

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Mon Oct 26
2020

Meeting

Joe Leduc (Macro Photography Demonstration) ONLINE ONLY

In this Macro Photography presentation, Joe Leduc will demonstrate a variety of creative ways to capture and edits macro images. Please note that is an “ONLINE ONLY” webinar.

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Mon Nov 2
2020

Meeting

Member Presentations #1 and TIPS and TRICKS

Short slide shows or videos submitted by members will be viewed. The first “Tricks and Tips” session of the season will also be included in this meeting.

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Mon Nov 9
2020

Meeting

Robert Stimpson (Monochrome Photography)

In his presentation, Rob Stimpson will explain his approach to making impressive monochrome images that emphasize textures, patterns, shadows or silhouettes.

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Mon Nov 16
2020

Meeting

Digital 1 Presentation (Architecture)

Images submitted for Digital Competition #1 will presented with scores and comments from the Judges. The assigned topic for this competition is “Architecture.”

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Sat Nov 21
2020

Special Event

NFRCC vs O3C Inter-Regional Competition

The NFRCC vs O3C Inter-Regional Competition will be an online video conference event. Registration is required.
Register online at www.nfrcc.org

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Mon Nov 23
2020

Meeting

Ron Goodlin (Great Bear Rainforest)

Join Ron Goodlin for an adventure to the Great Bear Rainforest in this unique photo-nature-documentary presentation.

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Mon Nov 30
2020

Meeting

Larry Frank (Redefining the Art of Photography)

Larry Frank will present an intriguing perspective on ways to look at photography.

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Mon Dec 14
2020

Meeting

Digital Competition #2 Presentation (Monochrome)

Images submitted for Digital Competition #2 will presented with scores and comments from the Judges. The assigned topic for this competition is “Monochrome.”

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Mon Dec 21
2020

Meeting

Paul Mortfield (The Art and Science of Photographing the Universe) and TIPS & TRICKS

Paul Mortfield will give an illustrated talk that presents the techniques and challenges astronomers have when imaging the universe, and creating wondrous photographs that are literally out of this world. A session on “Tips and Tricks” will also be included in this online meeting. Following the meeting, we will move in to small breakout rooms to socialize.

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Mon Jan 11
2021

Meeting

Kas Stone (A picture is worth 1000 words)

In this thought-provoking presentation, professional photographer and author Kas Stone explores the connection between words and images, the arguments for and against using them together, and she will offer tips and exercises to help you create effective titles for your images.

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Mon Jan 18
2021

Meeting

Digital Competition #3 Presentation (Macro and Close-up)

Images submitted for Digital Competition #3 will presented with scores and comments from the Judges. The assigned topic for this competition is “Macro and Close-up.”

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Mon Feb 8
2021

Meeting

Mark Zelinski (Heart of Turtle Island – Niagara Escarpment)

Mark Zelinski will talk about some the unique photography opportunities on the Niagara Escarpment.

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Mon Feb 22
2021

Meeting

Wayne Fisher Lightroom Workshop and Nature Trophy Image Presentation

Guest Speaker: Wayne Fisher
Topic: Lightroom Workshop

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Mon Mar 1
2021

Meeting

Digital Competition #4 Presentation (Creative)

Images submitted for Digital Competition #4 will be presented with scores and comments from the Judges. The assigned topic for this competition is “Creative.”

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Mon Mar 8
2021

Meeting

James Cowie (The Art of Observation and Night Photography)

James Cowie will talk about his photography experiences traveling the world, including key aspects of night photography.

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Mon Mar 29
2021

Meeting

Photo Essay Presentation

Submissions for the annual Photo Essay Competition will be presented along with scores and comments from the Judges.

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Mon Apr 12
2021

Meeting

Presentation of Special Digital Competition for 2021 and “Tips and Tricks”

Images submitted for the Special Digital Competition for 2021 will presented with scores and comments from the Judges. The assigned topic for this competition is “Expansive Landscapes or Seascapes.”
A session of Tips and Tricks will also be included in the evening’s webinar.

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Mon Apr 19
2021

Meeting

Digital Competition #5 Presentation (Night Photography)

Images submitted for Digital Competition #5 will presented with scores and comments from the Judges. The assigned topic for this competition is “Night Photography.”

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Mon May 3
2021

Special Event

O3C Open Challenge – Member Image Submission Ticket Purchases 2021

The O3C Open Challenge submission this year from our club will require members to pay for their entries.

Each image costs $3, up to a maximum of $30 for 10 images.  You will need to buy 1 ticket to this event for each image that you wish to submit (up to a maximum of 10 tickets).

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Mon May 3
2021

Meeting

Annual General Meeting (AGM), Year-End Competition Awards & Service Awards

Members are encouraged to attend our Annual General Meeting to vote on the Executive for next season and review the current budget. Winners for the year-end competition awards and service awards will be announced.

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Sun Sep 12
2021

Meeting

New Members Meeting and Introduction to the Board (ZOOM)

Please click on the following link to find the Zoom link information.   Note:  You must be logged in.

2021-2022 Online Presentation Links

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Mon Sep 13
2021

Meeting

Guest Speaker (KEYNOTE) – Carlos Richer – Black & White Language – Zoom

Topic: Black and White Language

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Mon Sep 20
2021

Meeting

Program Introduction and Member Presentations

Join us for an overview of this year’s program including Guest Speakers, Member Speakers, Field Trips, SIGs, Workshops, Social Events, and more.  We will also feature member presentations from some of our recent field trips.

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Mon Sep 27
2021

Meeting

Guest Speaker:  Sharon Tenenbaum – Long Exposure – Zoom

Topic:  Long Exposure Photography (including black and white and minimalism)

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Mon Oct 18
2021

Meeting

Member Presentation – Long Exposure Techniques – Don Tod, Isabel DaSilva, Debbie Gottdenker

Don, Isabel, and Debbie will be presenting and discussing various tips and techniques for capturing long-exposure images.

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Mon Oct 25
2021

Meeting

Digital 1 Presentation

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Mon Nov 8
2021

Meeting

Guest Speaker – Bryan Peterson – The Art of Seeing

Topic:  The Art of Seeing

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Mon Nov 22
2021

Meeting

Member Presentation: Ron Goodlin – Video

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Mon Dec 13
2021

Meeting

Digital 2 Presentation

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Mon Dec 20
2021

Meeting

Pizza Night, Member Presentation – Ron Mantay – Photo Essays

Ron Mantay: Photo Essays – Observe and Learn

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Mon Jan 17
2022

Meeting

Digital 3 Presentation

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Mon Jan 24
2022

Meeting

Ursula Abresch – Abstract Art Photography

Topic:  Abstract Art Photography

Details

Mon Jan 31
2022

Meeting

Digital 4 Presentation

Details

Mon Feb 7
2022

Meeting

Guest Speaker – Chris Richman – The Power of Personal Projects

Topic:  The Power of Personal Projects

Details

Mon Feb 14
2022

Meeting

Nature Presentation and Tips & Tricks

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Mon Feb 28
2022

Meeting

Digital 5 Presentation

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Mon Mar 7
2022

Meeting

Guest Speaker – Olivia Goldstein – Path to the Perfect Portrait

Topic:  Path to the Perfect Portrait

Details

Mon Mar 28
2022

Meeting

Photo Essay Presentation and Print 1 Presentation

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Sun Apr 3
2022

Meeting

Guest Speaker Ray and Mary Ann Anderson – Fire and Ice (Namibia and Iceland)

Topic:  Desert and Ice

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Mon Apr 11
2022

Meeting

Digital 6 Presentation

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Mon Apr 25
2022

Meeting

Print 2 Presentation and TIPS and TRICKS

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Mon May 2
2022

Meeting

AGM, Phoenix & PRIOTY Presentations

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Mon May 9
2022

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Annual Banquet for 2021-2022 Season

Unfortunately, we have had to postpone the annual banquet for both the 2019-2020 and the 2020-2021 seasons due to Covid-19.  Our date for the 2021-2022 season is May 9, 2022.
Come join-in as RHCC celebrates the achievements of our members with a fun social event. (Please note that Covid-19 restrictions may prevent holding this event, so check the Current News page for the latest update.)

Details

Mon May 9
2022

Meeting

Annual Banquet + IOTY Presentation

Details