Category Archives: Submissions Night Winners

September Submissions Night: “My Summer”

Kenn Collett's summer photo (1st place digital)

Ken Collett’s summer photo (1st place digital)

Our September theme of “My Summer” brought out a record number of participants, making it hard to choose amongst all the great photos. Looking forward to finding the perfect shot for these upcoming themes! Our themes for 2018-19 have just been chosen!

   October 2017: Colour!
   November 2017: Portraits
   December 2017: Banquet – no contest submissions but bring photos for a slide show
   January 2018: Night Scenes
   February 2018: Friendship
   March 2018: People at Work
   April 2018: Texture
   May 2018: Wet!

September 2018: Flora
October 2018: Out of Place
   November 2018: Landscape
   December 2018: None (Banquet)
   January 2018: Still Life
   February 2018: Doors
   March 2018: Abstract
   April 2018: Fence Line(s)
   May 2018: Reflections

September 2017 winners:

See the photos here:   http://stalbertphotoclub.com/blog/sapcgalleries

Theme Print
1st place: HQ Ly , Dawn Kawahara
2nd place: Barry Ryzuik, Brent Bromilow
3rd place: Barry Ryziuk, Italo Pino

Open Print
1st place: Dawn Kawahara
2nd place: Sylvia Labelle
3rd place: Brent Bromilow

Theme Digital
1st place: Ken Collett
2nd place: Al Popil
3rd place: Gordon Michon (twice!), Hedy Bach

Open Digital
1st place: Al Popil
2nd place: Italo Pino, Wally Kruger
3rd place: Italo Pino, HQ Ly

Summer Update

Hope you are out enjoying the weather! Over the summer, club members might get together a few times for Foto Friday outings, Field Trips, or casual photo outings. Feel free to send a message to the group if you would like to have people join you! You can contact Doug Poon, who will send out an email to the group, or send a message through the Facebook group.

June Banquet, AGM, and this year’s trophy winners

Our June banquet was a pleasant time to get together, go through the AGM, plan for next year, and recognize our Submissions Night winners. It seems like much of the executive will continue on, with some new faces for some of the volunteer roles. Please be in touch if you would like to help with any aspect of the club’s life! Thanks to the St. Albert Inn for their ongoing support, and for preparing the buffet. The 2016/17 category winners were as follows:

  • Print Theme: Barry Ryziuk
  • Print Open: Doug Petry
  • Digital Theme: Barry Ryzuik
  • Digital Open: Al Popil

Change for Submissions

There has been a change to the mat sizes allowed for submissions. The rules will be updated to indicate:   max mat size is 18x 24 inches.  Max size of the printed photos  continues to be 12 x 18.

May Submissions Night

This was our last submissions night of the year. May’s theme was “Industrial” . Keep your cameras busy over the summer, getting ready for next seasons’ themes!

Upcoming themes for 2017 – 2018:

   September: My Summer
   October: Colour!
   November: Portraits
   December: Banquet – no contest submissions but bring USB for a slide show
   January: Night Scenes
   February: Friendship
   March: People at Work
   April: Texture
   May: Wet!

May 2017 winners:

See the photos here:

http://stalbertphotoclub.com/blog/sapcgalleries

Theme Print

1st place: Barry Ryziuk and Italo Pino
2nd place: Barry Ryzuik
3rd place: Catherine Page

Open Print

1st place: Catherine Page
2nd place: Jay Mann
3rd place: Italo Pino

Theme Digital

1st place: Doug Petry
2nd place: Brent Bromilow
3rd place: Ken Collett and Jay Mann

Open Digital

1st place: Ken Collett and Sylvia Labelle
2nd place: Doug Petry and Italo Pino
3rd place: Ken Collett and Barry Ryziuk

Submissions Night April 2017

April’s theme was “Ice”. See the photos here, especially if you are missing the cold weather!

http://stalbertphotoclub.com/blog/sapcgalleries

Theme Print

1st place: Barry Ryziuk
2nd place: HQ Ly
3rd place: Doug Petry

Open Print

1st place: HQ Ly
2nd place: Doug Petry (2 photos)
3rd place: Barry Ryziuk, Catherine Page

Theme Digital

1st place: Brent Bromilow
2nd place: Doug Petry, Jay Mann, Barry Ryziuk
3rd place: Ken Collett, Irena Vlach, Jeff Wallace

Open Digital

1st place: Irena Vlach
2nd place: Jay Mann, Brent Bromilow
3rd place: Jay Mann, Al Popil

March Submissions Night Winners: Line

Photo Walk

photo by Catherine Page

Thanks to all who participated! March’s theme was “Line”. See the photos here:

http://stalbertphotoclub.com/blog/sapcgalleries

Theme Print

1st place: Barry Ryziuk
2nd place: Gordon Michon
3rd place: Steve Pedersen

Open Print

1st place: Barry Ryziuk; Doug Petry; Sylvia Labelle
2nd place: Catherine Page
3rd place: Doug Petry, Dawn Kawahara

Theme Digital

1st place: Barry Ryziuk
2nd place: Catherine Page
3rd place: Brent Bromilow

Open Digital

1st place: Steve Pedersen
2nd place: Al Popil
3rd place: Brent Bromilow

January’s Submissions Night Winners

With February’s Submissions Night almost upon us, it is definitely time to see the results of January’s event, where the theme was Patterns. Looking forward to the “minimalist” images for the February Submissions Night .

Here’s a list of the January winners – and take a look at their work in the gallery.

Theme Print
1st Doug Petry
2nd Barry Ryziuk
3rd Barry Ryziuk

Open Print
1st Doug Petry
2nd Catherine Page
3rd (tie) Laurice Block
3rd (tie) Dawn Kawahara

Theme Digital
1st Hedy Bach
2nd Cindy Barnes
3rd Steve Pedersen

Open Digital
1st John Vanveen
2nd Ken Collett
3rd (tie) Doug Petry
3rd (tie) Al Popil

November 2016 Submissions Night – Shadows

Shadowy figures emerged — as winners of this month’s event. Congrats to all! See the photos here (go to Galleries to view):

Open Print

1st place Barry Ryziuk
2nd place Brent Bromilow
3rd place Brent Bromilow
3rd place Barry Ryziuk

Theme Print

1st place Catherine Page
2nd place Barry Ryziuk
3rd place Catherine Page

Open Digital

1st place Al Popil
2nd place (tie) Al Popil
2nd place (tie) Sylvia Labelle
3rd place (tie) Doug Petry
3rd place (tie) Sylvia Labelle
3rd place (tie) Hedy Bach
3rd place (tie) Jeff Wallace

Theme Digital

1st place Gordon Michon
2nd place John Vanveen
3rd place Steve Pedersen

 

 

 

October 2016 Submissions Night: Cityscapes

Well, submissions were up so we got to choose between many great photos. Thanks again to the always-enjoyable Ray Watkins for leading the discussion, even if we don’t agree on the definition of a cityscape. Here are our favorites of the night (go to Galleries to view):

Open Print

1st place (tie) Doug Petry
1st place (tie) Laurice Block
2nd place Doug Petry
3rd place Brent Bromilow

Theme Print

1st place Brent Bromilow
2nd place Catherine Page
3rd place Barry Ryziuk

Open Digital

1st place (tie) Al Popil
1st place (tie) Kelly Rombough
2nd place (tie) Al Popil
2nd place (tie) Barry Ryziuk
3rd place (tie) Brent Bromilow
3rd place (tie) Sylvia Labelle

Theme Digital

1st place Jill Routhier
2nd place (tie) Steve Pedersen
2nd place (tie) Barry Ryziuk
3rd place Jill Routhier

September 2016 Submissions Night – “Panning”

It was an interesting first submissions night of the 2016-17 season with excellent discussions as usual, and great photos, making voting challenging. The club has implemented some new guidelines for the evening, which seemed to roll out smoothly for the most part (see the changes here).  Take a look at the gallery of winning shots here! http://stalbertphotoclub.com/blog/sapcgalleries

Open Digital
1st place Al Popil
2nd place Steve Pedersen
3rd place Brent Bromilow

Theme Print
1st place Barry Ryziuk
2nd place Catherine Page
3rd place Catherine Page

Open Print
There were many winners in this category, but the record form went missing so we will have to rely on people to indicate which place they received. This is what is known so far:
1st place Barry Ryziuk
2nd place Brent Bromilow
2nd place Doug Petry
2nd place Laurice Block
2nd place Catherine Page
2nd place Catherine Page (again!)
3rd place? Steve Pedersen

Theme Digital
1st place Al Popil
2nd place Catherine Page
3rd place Steve Pedersen
3rd place Ken Collett

 

May 2016 Submissions Night: Signs of Change

With spring in full swing, it seems more members were out taking photos rather than submitting them! With a smaller set to discuss, we were able to take time to work on our critiquing skills and discuss our process and purpose. Thanks to all who participated. We look forward to more discussion about Submissions Night at our upcoming Banquet and AGM on Wed June 15, at 6:30 at the St. Albert Inn.

Theme Print

1st (tie) Doug Petry, Catherine Page
2nd David Oman
3rd Barry Ryziuk

Open Print

1st (tie) Barry Ryziuk, Catherine Page
2nd (tie) Doug Petry, David Oman
3rd no winner due to lack of submissions (total of 4 submissions)

Theme Digital

1st Steve Pedersen – Title: “New School”
2nd Brent Bromilow – Title: “Nip in the Air”
3rd Doug Petry – Title: “Changes Ahead”

Open Digital

1st Catherine Page – Title: “Over the Water”
2nd Steve Pedersen – Title: “Old Jalapa”
3rd Barry Ryziuk – Title: “Busy Day at the Market”