OCC Workshop: Photoshop Advanced Skill-building – March 9

Have the basics of Photoshop and want to step it up a notch?

This classroom workshop will go through the steps to advance your skills to get the most out of Photoshop. This class is geared to members who have the basic knowledge of Photoshop tools such as Layers, Masks, Blending Modes, Levels/Curves.

We will cover the following aspects in this hands on workshop.

  • Colour Theory & Setup
  • Curves & Levels
  • Smart Objects & Smart Filters
  • Working with Layer & Masks
  • Advanced Distortion Correction
  • Custom Brushes
  • Frequency separation for retouching
  • Workflow from Lightroom to Photoshop
  • Shooting for Photoshop
  • Final Q&A

8 Students per class
Approx Length: 6 Hours Plus lunch break (9:00am-4:00pm)
Refreshments and Light Lunch included
Cost: $75

You will be supplied a set of working files and handouts. You will need to bring with you a laptop with Photoshop (Current CC 2019 version if possible, or any version within the past 3 years)

If you have any questions, please contact Bharat at q-vision@rogers.com.

All registrants will be contacted prior to the workshop date with details.

Please register online at: https://www.oshawacameraclub.ca/occmembers/boutique/

OCC Spring Banquet – 80th Year Celebration

Oshawa Camera Club 2019 Banquet
“80th Year Celebration”

The Banquet is our year end social and is open to all OCC members and their spouses/partners/family. Awards from the ACC will be presented as well a short presentation with our guest keynote.

  • Location: Oshawa Convention Centre 67 Simcoe St N Oshawa L1G 4S3
  • Date: Friday, June 7, 2019
  • Cocktail Hour: 6:30-7:30 PM Dinner: 7:30 PM
  • Cost: $35 (including tax and gratuities)
  • Cash Bar and Door Prizes
  • Guest Speaker: George Kourounis
  • Award Presentations: Following Guest Speaker
  • Registration Deadline: Thursday, May 21 at midnight
    Register Online at: 2019 OCC Banquet


APPETIZER (Same for everyone)

Summer Salad
(Strawberries, Blueberries, Walnuts, Greens with Raspberry Vinaigrette)

ENTRÉE (Choose One of):

(All Entrées Include Roasted Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Rolls & Butter)

  1. Roasted Peppercorn Crusted AAA Striploin
  2. Herb Crusted Chicken
  3. Lemon Butter Grilled Salmon
  4. Quinoa Stuffed Peppers (Vegetarian Option)

DESSERT (Choose One of):

  1. Cheesecake
  2. Chocolate Mousse
  3. Tartufo

Tea and Coffee
Register Online at: 2019 OCC Banquet

Sad news of past OCC Member: Peter Tomblin

Peter Tomblin passed away January 12th, 2019.

Peter was a long term member of the Oshawa Camera Club and served as Treasurer and President. We’re saddened by his passing. Below is the information of his services this coming Saturday if you knew him and would like to pay your respects.


TOMBLIN, Peter Arthur –
Peacefully at Fairview Lodge on January 12th 2019 in his 87 year.

Beloved husband of Rosaleen for 42 years. Loving father of David (Karen) and Paul (Victoria). Cherished grandfather of Bradley (Carly), James, Liane, Alyssa (fiancé James) and Lulu. Proud great-grandfather of Nash Peter, Graham and Alexandra. Dear brother of Patricia and Joan. Peter will be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, especially Shani (Marc) and sadly missed by his sister-in-law Colleen and brother-in-law Desmond. He is predeceased by his infant daughter Joyce, his parents Edwin and Lilian Tomblin and his sister Olive.

Visitation will be held at W.C. TOWN FUNERAL CHAPEL, 110 Dundas Street East, Whitby on Saturday, January 19th 2019 from 1 – 2pm followed immediately by a memorial service in the chapel at 2pm. If desired, memorial donations may be made to Operation Smile and condolences may be expressed online at www.wctownfuneralchapel.com.