2021/2022

Mark these incredible adventures in your calendar and stay tuned for information to register

EVENTS CALENDAR

DISCLAIMER:

All outings are subject to weather conditions and may be cancelled and/or re-scheduled to a later date.

JANUARY 8th, 2022

SNOWY OWL PROWL

Members will prowl the rural backroads east of Calgary with their vehicles in search of the beautiful and elusive Snowy Owls.  There will also be opportunities to photograph rural winter landscapes and abandoned farm buildings and equipment.

Event Hosted by: Dennis Gowriluk

Image by Zdeněk Macháček

February 19th, 2022

GREAT GREYS AND WILD PONIES

Members will head out in pursuit of Great Grey Owls and Wild Ponies. There will also be opportunities to photograph rural winter landscapes and abandoned farm buildings and equipment.

Event Hosted by: Dennis Gowriluk

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Image by Lilly Rum

MARCH , 2022

LANDSCAPE AND PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSES

A number of Landscape and Action Photography Classes were held with Don Orchard.

 

Event Hosted by: Don Orchard

APRIL 23rd , 2022

STEEL WOOL SPINNING

Long exposure night photography with steel wool and other materials.

Event Hosted by: Cam McKillican

 

APRIL 23rd , 2022

BIRD PHOTOGRAPHY WITH DANIEL ARNDT

A morning of bird photography with wildlife biologist and photographer Daniel Arndt.

Event Hosted by: Angela Hindmarsh

Image by Juliana
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MAY 28th , 2022

GHOST TOWN TOUR - ROWLEY AND BIG VALLEY

Visiting the town of Rowley, Big Valley and stops in between to explore grain elevators, railway stations and rolling stock, abandoned towns and farm buildings as well as antique farm equipment.

Event Hosted by: Dennis Gowriluk

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June , 2022

FRANK LAKE MORNING WILDLIFE WALK AND ABANDONED ARCHITECTURE TOUR

An early morning wetlands wildlife walk followed by a tour of abandoned architecture in Herronton or Mossleigh or Turner Valley Gas Plant.

Event Hosted by: Dennis Gowriluk

Wetland Creation

July , 2022

A WILD FLOWER HIKE - PTARMIGAN CIRQUE, KANANASKIS

A hike up Ptarmigan Cirque to photograph the brilliant wild flowers and beautiful mountain landscapes.

Event Hosted by: Wendi Forster

Image by Nature Uninterrupted Photography

August , 2022

REFLECTIONS, SILHOUETTES AND LEADING LINES

An outing in search for summer photo challenge. This will be an early morning outing to try and have still waters

Event Hosted by: Wendi Forster

 

August , 2022

MILKY WAY

Destination to be determined

Event Hosted by: Wendi Forster

Image by Kikki Starr
Image by Erhan YILDIRIM

SEPTEMBER 11th, 2021

LIGHT PAINTING PHOTOGRAPHY - click to be directed to the blog

Long Exposure Light Painting at night with interesting lighting effects from various moving and colorful light sources.

Event Hosted by: Jo-Anne Ouellette

Image by Osman Rana

SEPTEMBER 18th, 2021

FALL COLOURS - click to be directed to the blog

Photographing fall colours in Kananaskis featuring Larches and mountain landscapes

Event Hosted by: Dennis Gowriluk / David Impey

Image by Ricardo Gomez Angel

SEPTEMBER 20th, 2021

A DAY IN KANANASKIS WITH JOE DESJARDINS - 

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The group will visit various venues in Kananaskis and explore hands on techniques for landscape, macro, long exposure and sunset photography as well as any wildlife opportunities along the way Joes will also discuss how to recognize photo opportunities in these various genres.

Note: This will be a member pay outing

 

Event Hosted by: Joe Desjardins

Image by Dariusz Sankowski

OCTOBER 16th , 2021- Cancelled

GHOST TOWNS AND ABANDONED ARCHITECTURE 

Visiting the towns of Rowley, Big Valley and stops in between to explore grain elevators, railway stations and rolling stock, abandoned towns and farm buildings as well as antique farm equipment.

Event Hosted by: Dennis Gowriluk

Image by Kevin Noble

NOVEMBER, 2021- Cancelled

BETHANY CARE CENTRE

Residents and family Christmas portraits.

Event Hosted by: Wendi Forster

Image by Rodion Kutsaev