Week 2: Foundation Day, Lighting & Strobist, & PhotoDash

Tutorials and Events

Foundation Day (Thursday)

Date: Thursday, 26th July 2012
Time: 11am to 4pm
Location: Outside Roundhouse

Did you miss us at Welcome Back Day or just didn’t get a chance to sign up? We’ll its your lucky day!.. Foundation Day is among us again so come celebrate our uni’s birthday with UNSW PhotoClub! It is held on Thursday of Week 2 at the Arc Precinct (Outside Roundhouse). Come find us! – We’ll be next to the UNSW Anime Society.
Join this event on Facebook here

Tutorial: Lighting  & Strobist

Date: Friday, 27th July 2012
Time: 4pm to 6pm
Location: Central Lecture Block (CLB) (Signage displayed in CLB Foyer)

Lighting can be the difference between a good shot and a great one. We will also tackle strobist photography,  the use of off-camera flash (OCF) to take photographs. Paying more attention to light is perhaps the single most important step you can take to improve your photographyThis week’s tutorial comes in two parts: first part will be about teaching you how to use light and strobes to your advantage; and the second part will be practical hands-on experience.


Open to UNSW PhotoClub members only. Please remember to bring along your membership cards for identification!

Points of Contact:
Andrew: +61 437 994 229
Adam: +61 433 012 802


PhotoDash 2012

Saturday, 28th July 2012
Confirmations will be sent out tonight 

Thanks goes out to everyone who registered to be part of our biggest event of the year! You will be receiving an email packed with all you need to know about the event tonight. For now, get your running shoes on and get plenty of rest on Friday night! For those of you who don’t know what PhotoDash is watch our 2011 trailer: Watch It Now



New Calendar for Semester 2

Dying to know what we’ve got planned for this semester? Head to our Calendar here! (Recently Updated)


New Club T-Shirt

Shirts have arrived! 

For those members who ordered shirts over the holidays – you can collect your shirts at any tutorials.
Did you miss out on the first order? Don’t worry – we should be doing another order in the near future. Stay tuned for details! If you need a reminder of what the shirt looks like, here is the awesome design (also available in black) by our very own talented member, Namfon Bunduwongse.

LensLife Competition 2012

Submissions are still open! Plenty of prizes to be won!
Week 5 (Monday 13th to Friday 17th of August)

You’ve probably all heard of Artsweek – this fabulous creative explosion that takes over UNSW for a whole week. It is run through Arc with 2 core competitions – one being LensLife and the other being Sounds Competition. This year it’s all about ‘Coming Together – Cultural diversity around campus’ and UNSW PhotoClub has taken over LensLife this year (Yay!). We’ll be hosting various talks, events, and exhibits in and around uni in week 5 so tell all your friends.

Get the Entry Form: Here
Artsweek Facebook


2012 Photobook Competition

Thank you everyone for submitting your entries!

We’ve had a truckload of photos sent in with plenty of photographs from each of the categories. Watch this space for winner announcements.