Monthly Archives: December 2016

December Meeting and Competitions

We had a short and sweet meeting for December because it was party time! We had a very enjoyable evening in The Park Hotel, Dungarvan where we were wined and dined to perfection!

Inspite of the shorter days members have been taking many opportunities to catch beautiful sunrises and sunsets, along with a big huge Super Moon thrown in for good measure! Now it is festive time and trips have been made to Winterval in Waterford, Santa’s Grotto’s in many secret areas throughout the county and beyond, Christmas lights and still or stormy water shots along the coast and even some snow images from the Comeragh and Knockmealdown Mountains …. We have been busy!


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And so the new photographic year within the club begins again and the theme for our December monthly competition was CITYSCAPES. Congratulations to Kieran Russell taking 1st place with ‘Beckett Bridge Cityscape’, 2nd ‘Reflections on the Liffey’ by John Murphy and 3rd ‘Downtown Tacoma’ by Noreen O’Brien.

Quarterly competition was BLACK & WHITE and as usual we had an enormous entry! Congratulations to Jim Kennedy taking 1st place with ‘Super Moon over Abbeyside’, 2nd ‘Not a Pawn Bán’ by Mairead Forrestal and 3rd ‘Portrait of a Lady’ by Irina Duane.

January 2017 monthly theme is PORTRAITURE. Upcoming for February is Nature and seeing as we will be feasting over the next few weeks March’s theme is Cookbook Food Shots! Expect some dazzling entries for this!!


Next club meeting is 10th January 2017 at 7.30pm in Town Hall Theatre, Dungarvan. Members are reminded to check out emails and texts for club update over the holidays. Busy times ahead but so much better when you are enjoying it with friends!

Check us out on Facebook, DEISE CAMERA CLUB DUNGARVAN and see what our members get up to! Thanks to all you who have found us already, we appreciate your time and interest!


Deise Camera Club wishes our family, friends and followers a very happy and peaceful New Year. We thank you for your wonderful support throughout the year and look forward to your company again in 2017. Happy New Year!


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