Welcome to South Towns Camera Club (STCC)
WHO WE ARE:
The South Towns Camera Club is a photographic organization devoted to advancing its’ members’ skills in the art and science of photography.
Membership is open to all photo enthusiasts, from beginning novices to experienced photographers. South Towns is renown for excellent photography and our friendly, fun atmosphere.
South Towns, founded in 1979, is a member of Niagara Frontier Regional Camera Clubs (NFRCC).
MEETINGS & PROGRAMS:
Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month, September to May, at 7:30 p.m., at the Hamburg Community Center, 107 Prospect Ave, Hamburg, NY. (South of Buffalo, NY)
Beginner workshops are held at 6:30 p.m. on program nights (ie: Beginner workshops are NOT held on competition nights)
For a listing of programs and dates, click on "Organization" then go to "News and Information."
Our meetings feature diversified programs and voluntary competitions. Visitors are always welcome at no charge. Refreshments are served.
Contact Darleen Stry at (716) 649-8851 or firstname.lastname@example.org
UPCOMING FIELD TRIPS:
Saturday, October 5th - Letchworth State Park
Mike Carney will lead a photo shoot that will move through the park.
Two options to meet up with Mike: Option 1 - 6 am for sunrise shoot at the Castile Entrance Booth (Denton Corners Rd, Castile, 14427) Option 2: 8 am at the Archery Field Overlook.
Bring: (1) waterproof boots, (2) rain gear/umbrella, (3) camera gear/tripod, (4) lunch/drinks.
Registration and info at email@example.com.
Saturday, October 19 - Buffalo Zoo
10:00 a.m. - Meet at the front gate. (Or come whenever you can).
2:00 p.m. - Lunch at the Wellington Pub, 1541 Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY.
Saturday, December 7 - Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens
2655 South Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14218.
9:00 a.m. - one hour prior to the Gardens opening. Tripods are allowed.
You will need to pay entrance fee (unless you are a member).
This field trip is in preparation for our print exhibition during the 2014 Christmas Season in the Botanical Gardens Arcangel Gallery.
Noon - Lunch. Location TBA
JOIN US AND ENJOY:
* Live lectures, workshops, and instruction covering all facets of photography, including digital, presented by expert photographers.
* Beginner’s workshops at 6:30 p.m. on program nights – Hands-on programs presented by experienced photographers geared especially to the photographer just starting out.
* Opportunities for fellowship with others who share your interest in photography and a desire to improve on photographic skills.
* Group photographic field trips.
* Lending library free to all members.
* Discounts at area photo vendors.
* Opportunities to visit any of the affiliated camera clubs in the region.
* Member of the Photographic Society of America (PSA). Visit the PSA at: http://psa-photo.org/
NFRCC WEB SITE:
For the latest news about South Towns Camera Club, the twelve affiliated NFRCC clubs listed below, and upcoming special events, go to http://www.nfrcc.org/
|Am-Center Camera Club
||Batavia Photography Club
|Canyon Camera Club
||Erie Photography Club
|Hamilton Camera Club
||Niagara Falls Camera Club
|St. Catharines Photographic Club
||Science Museum Camera Club
|South Towns Camera Club
||Twin Cities Camera Club
|Twin Tier Camera Club
||Welland Camera Club
The 2013 Convention was a GREAT success. South Towns Camera Club retained the George Butt trophies for excellence in Color and Monochrome prints!
The 2014 Convention will be held March 7th, 8th and 9th at the Marriott Hotel on Millersport Highway, Amherst, NY.