Welcome to Hastings Photography Group

The Hastings Photography Group was formed in 2010 and since then has grown in size and ambitions.
It is an incorporated club with an active committee.
The current membership is 43 ( 13th October 2019).
Membership is open to any person, whether a beginner or an experienced photographer, who wants to develop their photography skills in a friendly club environment.`

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We meet on the first and third Tuesday of the month from January to November at 7.00 pm at Emerald Downs Community Centre behind the Lighthouse Plaza Shopping Centre. 100 Ocean Drive. Port Macquarie. NSW.

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Welcome to Hastings Photography Group

For information on the club and how to join the please go to the About the Club page .

by MyPhotoClub Colin, June 22, 2017

Results for competitions in October 2019 -Set Subject : Sheds, Barns and Country Houses

There were 15 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in October 2019 -Set Subject : Sheds, Barns and Country Houses

Vintage Fighter
Susan Smith – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

I see a water drop
Frank Kolver – Top Image in Category
Open Colour Digital

Cockatoo
Liz Gannell – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Big Waves at north Haven
Rod Wratten – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Underground Detritus
Susan Smith – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Pichi Richi Railway
Garry Gannell – Top Image in Category
Open Mono Digital

Comerant and fish.
arthur minter – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Horizons
Barry Ihle – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

WORKING WOOLSHED
Barry Ihle – Top Image in Category
SetSubject Digital

The Old Homestead
Susan Smith – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

The Old Farmhouse
John Shaw – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Procreation and Curiosity
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Nature Digital

Cute
Frank Kolver – Top Image in Competition
Nature Digital

Collecting Nectar
John Shaw – Distinction
Nature Digital

Nature at its worst
Garry Gannell – Distinction
Nature Digital

by Lindie Kolver, October 16, 2019

Results for competitions in October 2019 -Set Subject : Sheds, Barns and Country Houses

There were 15 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in October 2019 -Set Subject : Sheds, Barns and Country Houses

Vintage Fighter
Susan Smith – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

I see a water drop
Frank Kolver – Top Image in Category
Open Colour Digital

Cockatoo
Liz Gannell – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Big Waves at north Haven
Rod Wratten – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Underground Detritus
Susan Smith – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Pichi Richi Railway
Garry Gannell – Top Image in Category
Open Mono Digital

Comerant and fish.
arthur minter – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Horizons
Barry Ihle – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

WORKING WOOLSHED
Barry Ihle – Top Image in Category
SetSubject Digital

The Old Homestead
Susan Smith – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

The Old Farmhouse
John Shaw – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Procreation and Curiosity
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Nature Digital

Cute
Frank Kolver – Top Image in Competition
Nature Digital

Collecting Nectar
John Shaw – Distinction
Nature Digital

Nature at its worst
Garry Gannell – Distinction
Nature Digital

by Lindie Kolver, October 16, 2019

Competitions in November 2019 – Set Subject: A SINGLE Flower are closing soon!

Competitions in November 2019 – Set Subject: A SINGLE Flower will close Wednesday, 16th October 2019, 6:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • Open Colour Digital
  • Open Mono Digital
  • SetSubject Digital
  • Nature Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, October 14, 2019

Results for competitions in October Prints 2019 (2nd Print Competition of the Year)

There were 9 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in October Prints 2019 (2nd Print Competition of the Year)

Hand Stand
Peter Forsyth – Top Image in Competition
Open Colour Large Print

Yellow-spotted River Turtle
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Open Colour Large Print

Amazon Tarantula
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Open Colour Large Print

Grassshopper
Harry Bryant – Distinction
Open Colour Large Print

Birds Flying High
Ray Cooper – Top Image in Category
Open Mono Large Print

Fredo Frog
Frank Kolver – Top Image in Category
Nature Large Print

Thirsty Humming bird
Frank Kolver – Distinction
Nature Large Print

Going for the bug
John Upton – Distinction
Nature Large Print

Purple-throated Woodstar
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Nature Large Print

by Harry Bryant, October 4, 2019

Competitions in October Prints 2019 (2nd Print Competition of the Year) are closing soon!

Competitions in October Prints 2019 (2nd Print Competition of the Year) will close Saturday, 28th September 2019, 6:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • Open Colour Large Print
  • Open Mono Large Print
  • Nature Large Print

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, September 26, 2019

Results for competitions in September 2019 – Set Subject: Motion blur-Movement

There were 15 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in September 2019 – Set Subject: Motion blur-Movement

Emily
Lindie Kolver – Top Image in Category
Open Colour Digital

Plate billed Toucanet
Frank Kolver – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Coppery Emerald Hummingbird
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Fading Pier
John Smith – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Cloudy Day
John Upton – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

The Eyes Have It
Stewart Cooper – Top Image in Category
Open Mono Digital

Braking Hard
Peter Forsyth – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Streaking Tiger
Susan Smith – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Vigilant
John Smith – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

What a long beak you have
Frank Kolver – Top Image in Competition
SetSubject Digital

Butcher Bird
Susan Smith – Distinction
Nature Digital

Attacking Croc
Susan Smith – Distinction
Nature Digital

Darter Calling
John Smith – Distinction
Nature Digital

Just beautiful
Frank Kolver – Top Image in Category
Nature Digital

Kakadu burning
Liz Gannell – Distinction
Nature Digital

by Lindie Kolver, September 17, 2019

Competitions in October 2019 -Set Subject : Sheds, Barns and Country Houses are closing soon!

Competitions in October 2019 -Set Subject : Sheds, Barns and Country Houses will close Wednesday, 18th September 2019, 6:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • Open Colour Digital
  • Open Mono Digital
  • SetSubject Digital
  • Nature Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, September 16, 2019

Results for competitions in August Set Subject: Macro (anything)

There were 34 entries that gained our highest award(s).

Members can view all images and comment on them by following this link
View / Comment entries in August Set Subject: Macro (anything)

Oxpecker Heaven
Frank Kolver – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Butch
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Going Down
Peter Forsyth – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Under the Rainbow
John Upton – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Purakaunui Falls
Susan Smith – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Stary Sky
Stewart Cooper – Top Image in Category
Open Colour Digital

Easy Life
John Smith – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Onwards!
Warwick Von Bock – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Daisy
Linda Appleby – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

My Very Last Burnout
John Shaw – Distinction
Open Colour Digital

Jonathan
Lindie Kolver – Top Image in Category
Open Mono Digital

Cloudy Day
John Upton – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Incoming Shower
John Upton – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Broken Hill
Liz Gannell – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Dean
Wendy Coulls – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Underground Commuters
John Smith – Distinction
Open Mono Digital

Phallus Multicolour
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Center of Flower
Rod Wratten – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Split Pea
John Shaw – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Something Different
John Upton – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Old Rusty Oil Can
John Upton – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Dragonfly1
Wendy Coulls – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Busy Bee
Stewart Cooper – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Cruiser Butterfly
Susan Smith – Top Image in Competition
SetSubject Digital

Kiwifruit Delight
John Smith – Distinction
SetSubject Digital

Building material
Frank Kolver – Distinction
Nature Digital

Making a splash
Frank Kolver – Distinction
Nature Digital

Amboselli Tusker
Lindie Kolver – Distinction
Nature Digital

Juvenile Pacific Gull eating
John Upton – Distinction
Nature Digital

Daily Routine
Susan Smith – Distinction
Nature Digital

Cutie
Linda Appleby – Distinction
Nature Digital

Taking Off
Susan Smith – Top Image in Category
Nature Digital

Bitesize Snack
Kevin Ho – Distinction
Nature Digital

Egret landing
arthur minter – Distinction
Nature Digital

by Lindie Kolver, August 20, 2019

Competitions in September – Set Subject: Motion blur-Movement are closing soon!

Competitions in September – Set Subject: Motion blur-Movement will close Wednesday, 21st August 2019, 6:00 PM.

Entries can be made in the following areas:

  • Open Colour Digital
  • Open Mono Digital
  • SetSubject Digital
  • Nature Digital

All members are encouraged to enter.

by system account, August 19, 2019

Competitions in NSW FCC InterClub selection are closing soon!

Competitions in NSW FCC Inter-club selection will close Friday, 9th August 2019, 11:59 PM.

HPG Entries have been submitted by the committee on behalf of HPG members in the following areas:

  • Open Colour Large Print
  • Open Mono Large Print
  • Nature Large Print
  • Open Colour Digital
  • Open Mono Digital
  • Nature Digital
  • Creative Digital
  • Australian Landscape/Seascape Digital

Good luck to everyone..

by system account, August 7, 2019