Meeting Schedule

Meeting Schedule


Monthly Presentations

January 17/24Daniel GeleynPhotojournalism

Please join one of our Guelph Guild members – Daniel Geleyn.
Daniel will talk about photojournalism in general, including a bit of history, some famous photojournalists and especially some impactful photos.
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre 
February 21/24Terry McDonaldCreating Compelling Landscapes

Terry McDonald is an artist, author, and educator, working in fine art landscape and nature photography. He approaches photography as both an art and a craft: a solid grounding in technique frees him to explore a variety of visual styles.
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre 
March 20/24Members’ NightOur regular March meeting (March 20th) will be a Members’ Night, where those enthusiastic individuals among our jaunty group will share their journey, passion, intrigue, insights and tips into the realms of photography. We urge those members who are interested in offering a brief dialogue about their photographic interests to inform John ASAP.Evergreen Seniors Community Centre  
April 11/24Close focus and macro workshop on ZoomOn April 11 — 7-10pm, we will be doing An Introduction to Close-focus & Macro Workshop, based on using your everyday carry, with an introduction to more specialized gear. The zoom event will be followed by a practical hands-on outing shortly after, at a date yet to be determined. See the Events page for further info:
April 17/24GPG 2023 – 2024 O3C Open Challenge entriesOur regular April Meeting (April 17th) will feature our entries into the 2023 – 2024 O3C Open Challenge. Thirteen of our members are currently signed up for this adventure, but there is indeed room for more! Coffee, goodies and a chance to socialize will be interspersed with the presentation of images and discussion around the subjects. 
May 15/24 TBAThe complexities of bird photography and night sky photography.

From a very young age, Arni has had great admiration and respect for the great outdoors.   Since his retirement a few years ago, he has been able to spend the time to improve his photographic skills in the field and in the digital darkroom.  As an award winning wildlife photographer, naturalist and conservationist, he is proud to have had his images published in conservation-themed, international journals including the prestigious Birdlife Australia, Wild Seed Project in Maine, National Audubon Society and Canadian Geographic. Arni and his spouse Dianne moved to the Bruce Peninsula permanently in 2018.
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre 
June 19/24 TBA TBA 
July 17/24 TBA TBA 

Please note: all scheduled presentations are subject to change.  Links for Virtual ZOOM meetings will be sent to member email addresses shortly before the event.

Monthly Workshops and Gatherings

Espresso Gatherings (2nd Wednesday of every month)
 January 10 — TBA — 2pm at Starberry Café
 February 15 — 7pm at Symposium Café — One date change so as not to conflict with Valentine’s Day
 March 13 — 2pm at Starberry Café
 April 10 — 7pm at Symposium Café
 May 8 — 2pm at Starberry Café
 June 14 — TBA
July 12 — TBA
GPG Photo Outings ( See Events page and Calendar for more details)
Our May 2024 Photo Outing.
Where: St Jacob’s Market — 8 am
May 18 — waiting for weather report
Cost: free
Critique Sessions (4th Wednesday of every month on Zoom)
NB: There will be no December Critique between Christmas and New Year’s
January 25 — @ 7pm
February 22 — @ 7pm
March 22 — @ 7pm
April 24 — @ 7pm
May 22 — @ 7pm
June 26 — @ 7pm
July 24 — @ 7pm
September 25 — @ 7pm
October 23 — @ 7pm
November 27 — @ 7pm

Please Note: all scheduled outings are subject to change.

The Guild has regular meetings usually on the third Wednesday of the month. 7:00 PM at the
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street,
Guelph, ON
N1H 3Y8
Room 4.