In the Spotlight

Knoxville First Friday Art Walk
Jan 5

CCOR is participating in the Knoxville First Friday Art Walk. A selection of award-winning b/w and color photography from the 2017 Salon will be shown at the Dogwood Arts Gallery in Knoxville's Old City. Forty-one award-winning prints by eighteen regional photographers are on display, as well as the slideshow of projected images and the entries from the student competition.
Gallery viewing is Mon-Fri 9-5.

Dogwood Art Gallery Poster

Black & White Competition

The February club competition theme is Black and White Photography. Enter only Black and White photos.

New Club Comp Rules

Our bi-monthly competitions will be using new rules announced at the January meeting. In a nutshell, they are:

  • Save your photos as .jpg files.
  • Name your file "First Last #.jpg"
    Ex. "Jane Doe 3.jpg"
  • No need to resize to 1920x1080
  • Email entries to Competition VP

Suggested Actions:

  • Try to keep each file below 7mb
  • Add an IPTC metadata Title
  • Add a Description or Caption metadata field containing your First and Last name.
  • Add desired metadata keywords

See full details at Competition Rules

Perspective in Photography
Tyson Smith
March 13

Tyson Smith will join us to lead a discussion on the concept of Perspective in Photography. He will demonstrate how artists use features like vanishing points and lines to create depth in an image. He will also show how a photographer’s point of view and the relationship of objects in the image change significantly based on where you place the camera. Tyson is a Certified Professional Photographer and Master Photographer with PPA, and is also the creator and publisher of the free, digital magazine, Smoky Mountain Journal of Photography.

Who We Are, What We Do

Any Photo Enthusiast

We are a group of enthusiastic photographers of all ages and levels of experience. Our monthly meetings alternate between educational presentations and themed competitions. We also have a yearly Salon in November that has been around since 1948! You are welcome to attend our meetings.

Current Officers

Club Photo Events

We've had some wonderful photographic events. To see them visit our New Galleries page.

When and Where

The Camera Club of Oak Ridge meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm at the Oak Ridge campus of the Roane State Community College, City Room, 701 Briarcliff Ave, Oak Ridge, TN.

Thanx and a tip of the Hat to f/32 photo for their generous support of CCOR.
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