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Incorporated in 1997, the Caloundra Camera Group
is a member of the Photographic Society of Queensland. Caloundra is the southernmost town in the Sunshine Coast Region in South East Queensland, Australia.

Competition Night meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, except December and January. These meetings are devoted to judging of monthly Print competition entries and presentation of the results of remotely judged Digital competition entries.

Share Night meetings are held on the 4th Wednesday of each month, except December and January. Normally a prominent member of the photography community is invited to give a guest presentation.

Featured Image CCG Meetings
Aug
28
Wed
7:30 pm Share Night @ Caloundra District Indoor Bowling Association Annex
Share Night @ Caloundra District Indoor Bowling Association Annex
Aug 28 @ 7:30 pm
DVD Presentation: “Finding Vivian Maier” New York City street photographer.
Aug
31
Sat
all-day Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary Day ... @ Maroochy Wetlands
Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary Day ... @ Maroochy Wetlands
Aug 31 all-day
We will meet at the wetland at 7:30 am in the carpark “Sports Rd, Bli Bli” In the Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary at Bli Bli, we can explore wet and dry eucalypt forests, rainforest, melaleuca forest,[...]
Sep
11
Wed
7:00 pm Bunya Mountains Trip Planning @ Bunya Mountains
Bunya Mountains Trip Planning @ Bunya Mountains
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm
Bunya Mountain Trip Details 30th October to the 3rd November This trip is not suitable for caravans — tents and campervan camping only About 3 hours West of the Sunny Coast We will require a[...]
7:00 pm Competition Night @ Caloundra District Indoor Bowling Association Annex
Competition Night @ Caloundra District Indoor Bowling Association Annex
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm
September 2019 Set Subject is “It Must Be Wet”. Definition of “It Must Be Wet”: (No definition given. Use your imagination and creativity.) NOTE: The Closing date for the September competitions is Midnight on Wednesday,[...]
Sep
18
Wed
5:30 pm CCG Committee Meeting @ Caloundra Gardens Community Hall
CCG Committee Meeting @ Caloundra Gardens Community Hall
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm
Regular monthly Committee Meeting. Please email your apology to the Secretary if unable to attend.
Recent Posts Archives

Competitions in Interclub Digital B Grade Open 2019 are closing soon!

Competitions in Interclub Digital B Grade Open 2019 will close Wednesday, 24th July 2019, 11:30 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • B Grade Open Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, July 22, 2019

Competitions in Interclub Digital 2019 are closing soon!

Competitions in Interclub Digital 2019 will close Wednesday, 24th July 2019, 11:30 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • All Grades SetSubject Digital People
  • All Grades SetSubject Digital Nature
  • All Grades SetSubject Digital Scapes
  • All Grades SetSubject Digital Architecture
  • All Grades SetSubject Digital Movement
  • All Grades SetSubject Digital Transportation

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, July 22, 2019

Results for competitions in July Digital

There were 18 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in

Mike West – 8
A Grade SetSubject Digital

Annette Scott – 8
A Grade SetSubject Digital

Helen Debnam – 9
B Grade SetSubject Digital

Lara Irvine – 8
B Grade SetSubject Digital

Bruce Atkinson – 8
B Grade SetSubject Digital

Bill Ewen – 8
B Grade SetSubject Digital

Bruce Richardson – 8
All Grades Art Photography Digital

Bruce Richardson – 8
All Grades Art Photography Digital

Airlie Andrews – 8
All Grades Art Photography Digital

Lara Irvine – 8
All Grades Art Photography Digital

Lara Irvine – 8
All Grades Art Photography Digital

David Bryan – 8
A Grade Open Digital

Gerry Gibson – 8
A Grade Open Digital

Helen Debnam – 8
B Grade Open Digital

Lara Irvine – 8
B Grade Open Digital

Troy Holland – 8
B Grade Open Digital

Bruce Atkinson – 8
B Grade Open Digital

Bruce Atkinson – 8
B Grade Open Digital

by Annette Scott, July 11, 2019

Results for competitions in July Prints

There were 12 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in

Airlie Andrews – 8
A Grade SetSubject Large Print

Lorraine Brace – 9
A Grade SetSubject Large Print

Bill Ewen – 8
B Grade SetSubject Large Print

Murray Weir – 8
All Grades Art Photography Large Print

Murray Weir – 8
All Grades Art Photography Large Print

Mike West – 8
All Grades Art Photography Large Print

Murray Weir – 8
A Grade Open Large Print

Murray Weir – 8
A Grade Open Large Print

Mike West – 8
A Grade Open Large Print

Keven Hyde – 8
A Grade Open Large Print

Bill Ewen – 8
B Grade Open Large Print

Bill Ewen – 8
B Grade Open Large Print

by Ann Bryan, July 11, 2019

Competitions in August Digital are closing soon!

Competitions in August Digital will close Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 11:58 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • A Grade SetSubject Digital
  • B Grade SetSubject Digital
  • All Grades Art Photography Digital
  • A Grade Open Digital
  • B Grade Open Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, July 8, 2019

Competitions in August Prints are closing soon!

Competitions in August Prints will close Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 11:58 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • A Grade SetSubject Large Print
  • B Grade SetSubject Large Print
  • All Grades Art Photography Large Print
  • A Grade Open Large Print
  • B Grade Open Large Print

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, July 8, 2019

An Apology: Document Updates

During the most recent revision of some documents and update of website links, some links did not update correctly. I have rectified this situation and all links should now function correctly. The relevant documents are:

by Ed Anderson, June 27, 2019

Update of our 2019 Calendar of Meetings

I have updated our 2019 Calendar of Meetings. It is now complete for the remainder of the year. Contains: Dates of all meetings, competition set subjects and judges, Share Night presenters. View or download at:

by Ed Anderson, June 22, 2019

Interclub Digital Competition 2019

The Interclub Digital Competition, hosted by Ipswich Photography Society, is a club competition open to only DPI entries in seven categories. Online selection of our entries is now open for uploads and closes at 23:30 Wednesday, July 24. Members may submit a maximum of 2 images per category. Entries must be JPEG files in sRGB colour space, maximum file size of 2 megabytes. Maximum pixel dimensions are 1920 px horizontal × 1080 px vertical. The seven categories are:

  1. People
  2. Nature
  3. Scapes (including land, urban/city, sea)
  4. Architecture
  5. Movement (in camera!)
  6. Transportation
  7. Open (B Grade entries only)

Both A and B Grade members may upload their entries to the first six categories via the Interclub Digital 2019 tile at: https://caloundra.myphotoclub.com.au/members-enter-a-comp/

Please Note: The Open category is available to B Grade members only. Upload entries via the Interclub Digital B Grade Open 2019 tile at: https://caloundra.myphotoclub.com.au/members-enter-a-comp/ A Grade members, please DO NOT upload images to this category. The procedure will fail and require intervention by the Webmaster, who will become grumpy.

Subject defintions are available via “Information for Members” > “2019 External Comp Calendar” > Click the link under Interclub Digital (September). Or at:

Interclub judging is scheduled for 09:00 Saturday, September 7; details TBA.

by Ed Anderson, June 14, 2019

Results for competitions in June Digital

There were 4 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Ann Bryan – 8
A Grade SetSubject Digital

Vern Irvine – 9
B Grade SetSubject Digital

David Bryan – 8
A Grade Open Digital

Bruce Atkinson – 8
B Grade Open Digital

by Annette Scott, June 13, 2019