RC Photo Club, Inc.

Welcome to the Rancho Cucamonga Photography Club!

The RC Photo Club meets in Rancho Cucamonga, California. We welcome all photographers who enjoy taking photos and sharing ideas. With bi-monthly meetings, photo sharing, photo challenges, contests, workshops, and guest speakers, we have something for every level of photography.

RC Photo Club, Inc. - Welcome to the Rancho Cucamonga Photography Club!


RCPC GRPSHT 101614Happy 7th Anniversary, RC Photo Club!

H - Next Meeting

Thursday, November 6th, 2014
6:00 p.m.

David Dreier Room – James L Brulte Senior Center
Central Park – Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Limit to 2 photos total.  Prints 8×10 or larger.
Visitors welcome to participate.

“How to do Serious Photography while Traveling –
Peru, Nepal, Africa, Grand Canyon”

by Gary Dibble

H - Whats New


Meeting of Thursday, October 16th, 2014
“Open Subject”

Enter your photo print for our last contest of the year.
Your photo should have been taken in the past 12 months.

Bring in your contest entry either framed or unframed,
matted or unmatted, at least 8 x 10, no watermarks,
and please cover it before you check it in to the meeting room.

Members whose dues are current can enter.
One entry per person.
Voting will take place after intermission.
All present, including visitors, may vote for one entry.

Ribbons will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place,
as well as Honorable Mention.

Remember:  Along with meeting attendance, photo sharing participation, and volunteering for this year, our Board of Directors will be considering all contest entries of 2014, as well as those who participate in the photo displays at Central Park this year to determine the year-end award winners.


RC Photo Club Elections

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

The Nominees
Vice President – Bill Wight
Treasurer – Elizabeth Boatman
Official Club Photographer – Mike Kuebler
Member at Large — Richard Lee
Member at Large — Estrellita Olbes

The roles of officers on the Board of Directors are outlined
in our Club Bylaws which are posted on the About Us page.

Since there is only one nominee per open position,
an acclamation of election for the nominees will be
announed at our November 6th meeting.

The 2-year term for these positions will start January 1, 2015.
Installation of new officers will be at the January 22nd meeting.


Associated Artists of the Inland Empire
50th Annual
Fall Juried Fine Art Show & Festival

Congratulations RC Photo Club members!

AAIE 2014 Group sm 2______________________________________

Paul smFirst Place – Paul Speaker — “Livermore Barn”

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Al smSecond Place – Albert Lipsey — “Toulon Sunset”

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Shirley BB4014 sm3rd Place – Shirley Goodwin — “Big Boy 4014″

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AAIE 2014 Janis II smHonorable Mention – Janis DeMaine
“The Backward Glance”

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AAIE 2014 Paul II smHonorable Mention – Paul Speaker
“Morning Flyout Sunrise”

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Janis smPurvis Gallery Award – Janis DeMaine
“Vana Mazi Violinista / Italian Fiddler”

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Shirley Mem smBill Nord Memorial Award – Shirley Goodwin
“Big Boy 4014″


Board of Directors Meeting

Central Park — Timber Mountain Room (or nearby)
Thursday, October 23, 2014
6:30 p.m.


Founders Day Parade

Theme: Proud to be Healthy RC — Let’s Move
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Parade starts at 8:30 a.m.
Arrive at the staging area by 7:30 a.m.


More details on our Outings/Photo Opps page.

Sign up to walk the parade at
by Sunday, October 12th.


Photo Talk Podcast
Online and on iTunes


Episode #55: Composition Tips
Episode #54: Jennifer Kruger — Photo Marketing Association
Episode #53: Red River Paper
Episode #52: Jefferson Graham — Talking Tech
Episode #51: Erin Manning — Lifestyle Photographer
Episode #50: Peter Read Miller — Sports Photographer

Would you like to be interviewed about ANY area of photography where you have knowledge to share, such as techniques, tips, experiences, expertise, etc.? Please contact Anthony at

Best of 2013

Photographer of the Year:  Bob LaRock

Photo of the Year Paul Speaker

Most Improved Photographer of the Year:  Janis DeMaine

Runnerup Most Improved Photographer of the Year:  Annie Myles