Week 4: Join Our Executive Team, AGM, Biennale of Sydney, & Artsweek

Tutorials and Events

Annual General Meeting / Pizza Night / PhotoDash Winners

Date: Friday, 10th August 2012
Time: 4pm – 6pm
Location: Central Lecture Block (CLB6)
Yes, it’s come to that time of the year again, where you members will vote for the future of the PhotoClub. As such, we are opening up the nominations for positions. The PhotoClub’s AGM will be held on Friday, 10th August 2012. After the AGM we will be having Pizza and PhotoDash winners prize hand-outs 🙂

Each member of the manangement team has an important role to play, so before you send in a nomination, here are some pointers to consider:

  • Why do you want to be in the (position) of management team of the PhotoClub?
  • What is your aim for the PhotoClub?
  • How do you think you can contribute to the continued development of the PhotoClub?
  • Are you able to attend at least 60% of Executive Meetings, PhotoClub Tutorials and/or Outings?
  • Are you able to commit time to the PhotoClub beyond the above stated requirements, while balancing your study/work schedule?

The positions in the 2012/2013 executive team include:

  1. President (Andrew McIntyre)
    To lead the club, ensuring it functions effectively
  2. Vice President x 2 (Wilson Leung & Adam Abd Rahim)
    To assist the President and oversee all executives and is responsible for all the day-to-day operations within the club
  3. Secretary (Renny Toh)
    To be responsible for receiving and replying to all correspondence on behalf of the club
    To keep relevant club papers in order
  4. Financial Officer (Kevin Lee)
    To keep and maintain all club financial records
    To be aware of the Arc funding system, it’s requirements and its possibilities for the club
  5. ARC Officer (Benny Zheng)
    To liaise with the Arc and the club’s Management Team
  6. Marketing Manager (Johan Santoso)
    To be responsible for receiving and replying to all correspondence pertaining to marketing on behalf of the club
    To maintain relations with current sponsors and further develop sponsorship opportunities
  7. Event Manager (Peggy Wong)
    To be responsible for coordinating all events organised by the club
    To maintain relations with past guest speakers and explore options for future guest speakers
  8. Communications Manager (Christine Ai)
    To be responsible to the club’s website and its social media accounts.

In addition to the core management team, a number of General Executives will also be appointed. So if you are unsure about commiting to a senior position but still keen to help out, you might want to volunteer for these executive roles.

Interested in running? Please email us at mail@unswphoto.com with your full name, membership number, and position(s) you wish to run for. You may nominate yourself or another member. If you have questions, do also send us an email.

You are also required to oblidged by the PhotoClub Constitution. Read it HERE

RSVP Here via Facebook

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


Biennale of Sydney

Date: Saturday, 11th Aug 2012
Time: 12 PM – After Lunch (No Set Time)
Location: Cockatoo Island

This week PhotoClub is off to the 18th Biennale of Sydney! Come and witness an extravaganza of contemporary art, showcasing bold and innovative talent from all around the world. Since we will be attending as a group we will require you to arrive at 12PM at the latest at Circular Quay, Wharf 6.

How to get there?
Meet at 12PM at Circular Quay Wharf 6, Depart at Circular Quay – You will be greeted by Prugs
Price: FREE – Complimentary ferry rides run every half hour however if lines are too long we may catch the regular ferry instead.

RSVP Here via Facebook 

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

Points of Contact:
Prugs: +61 434 836 566 (Circular Quay Wharf)
Norman: +61 433 837 233 (Cockatoo Island Wharf)



Artsweek 2012

Week 5 (Monday 13th – Friday 17th of August)

Artsweek is getting really close and all of us at PhotoClub HQ are so excited that we get to host the LensLife Competition along with our LensLife Exhibition Opening, PhotoBook Launch, the ‘Matrix’ Event, and Photography Tutorial and Talk.

Our Event Details:
Lens Life Exhibition Opening
4.00-5.30PM / Mon (13th Aug)
Competition winners announced, free drinks, and nibbles.
Location: Roundhouse

PhotoBook Launch
5.30-6.30PM / Mon (13th Aug)
Winners announced, exhibition of all winning photos
Location: Roundhouse

PhotoClub’s ‘Matrix’ Event
11.30-12.30PM / Weds (15th Aug)
Details on our Facebook
Location: Library Lawn

Photo Tutorial & Talk
3.30 – 5.30PM / Fri (17th Aug)
Details on our Facebook
Location: Chemical Sciences, M17

Full program:
Download HERE