Category : News

Eddie Foyle L.I.P.F.

As one of the founders of Clonmel Camera Club, competitions secretary, and dedicated committee member, Eddie Foyle was presented with a life membership for services to the club at the last meeting of the season. Seen at the presentation is (l to r):  Mick Bolger (Secretary), Gaye Meagher (Treasurer), Eddie, Paul Morrissey (Chairman)

Photographer of the Year 2012-13

After a very close competition this year with less than ten points covering all entrants, Sinclair Adaire emerged victorious from the six themed print entries during the last year. Sinclair (right) is seen here receiving the winners trophy from club secretary Mick Bolger

“Painting with Light” Monday March 25th

Members braved the cold weather for some outdoor “painting with light” shooting at St. Patrick’s Well and Marlfield Church

SACC Competition Sunday March 24th

The club entered the Southern Association of Camera Clubs competition hosted by Kilkenny Club. Our Monochrome Panel came a very respectable fourth. The colour panel didn’t do so well and not having an entry for the projected image panel meant we dropped down to 14th. Thanks to everyone for getting the panels ready. We’ll be back next […]

Digital Competition February 11th

      There was a very high quality entry to the Digital Photo Competition.     Projected photos were judged by everyone there and from a very high     standard and close scoring, the results were:                    Joint first were Sinclair and Larrys monochromes       Larry had two […]

Irish Times POTY

Irish Times POTY

Congratulations to Mick Bolger, who was shortlisted for the Nature category of the Irish Times POTY 2012. Mick submitted one of his excellent Kingfisher photographs.

Members' Exhibition

Members’ Exhibition

The sixth annual members’ exhibition was officially opened by Councillor Billy Shoer, Mayor of Clonmel. The exhibition ran from the 20 August 2012 through to the Friday 31 August 2012 in the Clonmel Library.

“It is great that there is such a vibrant club in the town, which is open for everyone–young and old–to come and learn new skills.”

Billy Shoer, Mayor

The club would like to acknowledge the support of the library in hosting our exhibition. It is very much appreciated by the committee and members.

Here are some wonderful comments from visitors to the exhibition:

“Brillant, amazing work, wonderful perspectives on life, nature and the abstract”

“Amazing exhibition – great photos”

“Well done to everyone”

“Great tribute to local photographers”

Club Photographer of the year

Congrats to Donal Mullins who was announced the club photographer of the year at our recent AGM. This is Donal’s second time winning the title. The club now takes a well deserved break and will resume in September. Mick Bolger

Bronze Medal Winner, Larry Kenny

The Finals for the National Print and Projected Image Competition 2009/2010 took take place in the Athlone Institute of Technology on the 13th and 14th February 2010. The weekend event included two lectures on the Saturday by an expert in digital imaging, while the competition proper took place on the Sunday, judged by three internationally […]

Studio Lighting Meeting

At the next meeting we are doing some work with studio lights. Here is a link to some videos on youtube about using such lighting. YouTube Videos Here is a few links to the type of equipment we will be using: Elinchrom D-Lite 2 Studio Lights Prolinca IR Trigger Make sure to bring your own camera […]