Monday, March 10, 2014

NECCC Camera Club Spotlight Features Hockomock Digital Photographers

NECCC Camera Club Spotlight Features Hockomock Digital Photographers

Club Name: Hockomock Digital Photographers
Club website:
Club contact (email address, phone number optional): Joe Kennedy

Club Meeting Location: East Bridgewater, MA Public Library
Club Meeting Times: Wednesdays at 7:30 PM

Club Mission Statement (if you have one, optional):
Hockomock Digital Photographers encourages an informal, friendly, and supportive environment for photographers at all levels of experience and interests. HDP offers a means for members to share ideas and knowledge with each other, and promotes an interest in photography throughout the community At our weekly meetings we host speakers with diverse perspectives and skills in photography and, through image studies, encourage the sharing and critiquing of members' work.

Number of members: Fifty-five

Year your camera club started: 2007

What is something about your club we might not know?
In our efforts to give back to the local communities, HDP has exhibits in several local libraries throughout the year.

Three words that best describe your camera club (optional): Supportive, educational and friendly

Favorite subject matter of your members (optional):
Whatever the next theme happens to be. . .

Favorite field trip (optional):
Any portraiture activity planned by portrait photographer and HDP member, Jeff Turner

Ralph Stephens “Angry Cardinal” (2013 PSA Nature Inter-club Award)

Jeff Weinstein “Bird Feeding’ (2013 PSA Nature Inter-club Award)

Ruth Douillette “Caretaker’s Cat” (2013 GLI Honor Award)

Joe Kennedy “Enriched Sunflower” (2013 GLI Honor Award)

Rich Reynolds “Here Fishy, Fishy, Fishy” (2013 PSA Nature Award of Merit
 Carl Albro “Osprey Adding to Nest” (2013 PSA Nature Inter-club Award)

Rick Alvarnaz “ Red Breasted Nuthatch” (2013 PSA Nature Inter-club Award)

George Morse “The Guardian” (2013 GLI Honor Award)

Megan Jones “Winter Wonderland” (2013 NECCC Conference Print Competition Best

 Gail Salguero “Yesteryear II” (HDP Open Competition First Place)