APSCON 2019 Program

 

 

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Thursday 12th September

APSCON bus commences 10:00am from Mercure Ballarat Hotel & Convention Centre, 613 Main Rd, Golden Point VIC 3350

8.00am - 1.00pm
Victoria 1 Room

Registrations open

10.00am - 2.00pm
APSCON Bus - Mercure to City
From Mercure rear carpark

Bus to city & Biennale Core Exhibits. Art Gallery of Ballarat.
Entry to Major Photography Exhibition is included for FULL Registrations

10.30am - 1.30pm
Bus from Mercure Hotel

Photo Tour 1: Full Flight Raptors

10:30am - 12.30pm
Self Drive/Car Pool

Photo Tour 2: Ballarat Wildlife Park

12.00pm - 1.30pm
Bus from Mercure Hotel

Photo Tour 3: Punks in the Alley

2.30pm - 4.00pm
Victoria 1 Room

Nature Group Meeting, Nature Group AGM

2.30pm - 3.45pm
Self Drive/Car Pool

Photo Tour 4: Kirk's Reservoir & Gardens Model Shoot

5.00pm - 9.30pm
The Abbey, Kryal Castle
Return bus from Mercure

Dinner @ Kryal Castle
Pre Dinner Photo shoot with the Knights & "Valiant", the stallion


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Friday 13th September

5.45am - 8.00am
400m walk to location
(bush walking shoes recommended)

Photo Tour 5: Sunrise Lake Burrumbeet
ANDREW THOMAS

8.00am - 1.00pm
Victoria 1 Room

Registrations & Raffle Ticket Sales

8.30am – 5.30pm+
Bus from Mercure Hotel to Ararat

Photo Tour 6: Historic Ararat J Ward Gaol & Aradale Lunatic Asylum

9.30am
Lounge area & Barkley Boardroom

Group Meetings

9.30am – 12.00pm
Self Drive

Photo Tour 7: Waterfalls of the Ballarat District
ANDREW THOMAS

10.00am - 2.00pm
APSCON Bus from Mercure to City

Bus to City & Biennale Core Exhibits. Art Gallery of Ballarat.
Entry to Major Photography Exhibition is included for FULL Registrations

10.00am - 5.30pm
(Early start recommended)
Across from Mercure

Optional Self Day Tour: Sovereign Hill / Gold Museum

10.30am – 12.30pm
Bus from Mercure

Photo Tour 8: Kilderkin Distillery

11.00am - 1.30pm
Mercure Gardens

Free Costumed Model Shoot
BALLARAT CAMERA HOUSE

2.30pm – 4.00pm
Victoria 1 Room

Australian Photographic Judges Association Meeting
PAUL ROBINSON

3.30pm - 5.30pm
Self Drive/Car Pool

Photo Tour 9: Drones in the Paddock
ANDREW THOMAS

7.00pm – 9.30pm

Photo Tour 10: Old 1856 Cemetery Tour


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Saturday 14th September

8.00am - 9.00am
Victoria 1 Room

Registrations & Raffle Tickets Sales

9.00am - 9.20am
Mercure Ballroom

Welcome

9.20am - 10.20am
Mercure Ballroom

KEYNOTE: Invertebrate Macro Photography
ALAN HENDERSON

10.20am - 10.50am
Ballroom Foyer

MORNING TEA

10.50am - 11.50am
Mercure Ballroom

Presentation: Nature Group
KIM WORMALD

11.50am - 12.00pm
Mercure Ballroom

FIAP Update
BRONWEN CASEY

12.00pm - 1.00pm
Mercure Lounge

LUNCH (Included)

1.00pm - 1.30pm
Mercure Ballroom
APSCON 2020 Presentation
MARGARET O'GRADY

1.30pm - 2.30pm
Mercure Ballroom

KEYNOTE: The Art of Abstract Aerial Photography
MIEKE BOYNTON

2.30pm - 3.00pm
Ballroom Foyer
AFTERNOON TEA

3.00pm - 3.30pm
Mercure Ballroom

Australian Conceptual Photography Prize Update
BRIAN ROPE
3.30pm - 3:45pm Raffle Draw & Announcements
5.30pm - 9.30pm
Sovereign Hill
Sovereign Hill Dinner including spectacular New Show *AURA*


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Sunday 15th September

7.00am - 8.00am
Mercure Gardens

Morning Dew Macro Photos in the Gardens

8.00am - 8.30am
Mercure Lounge

First Apsconeers Meeting

8.00am - 9.00am
Victoria 1 Room

Registration & Raffle Ticket Sales

9.00am - 9.10am
Mercure Ballroom

Welcome & Announcements

9.10am - 10.10am
Mercure Ballroom

Keynote: Eureka! - Golden Landscapes of the Ballarat District
ANDREW THOMAS

10.10am - 10.40am
Ballroom Foyer

MORNING TEA
10.40am - 11.40am
Mercure Ballroom
Presentation: AV Group
JAN BURT
11.40am - 12.40pm Keynote: The Magic of Photoshop
KAREN ALSOP

12.40pm - 1.40pm
Mercure Lounge

LUNCH (included)

1.40pm - 3.15pm
Mercure Ballroom

Awards

  • APS Honours - Alfred Zommers
  • Australian Cup - Margaret O'Grady
  • FIAP Awards - Bronwen Casey
  • CAPA Awards - Margaret O'Grady
  • AIPC Awards - Peter Kewley
  • APSCON 2018 Image - Peter Kewley
3.15pm - 3.30pm
Mercure Ballroom
Final Raffle Draw & Close

3.30pm - 4.00pm
Mercure Ballroom

AGM

4.00pm - 4.30pm
Mercure Ballroom
MC Meeting
4.30pm - 5.00pm
Mercure Lounge/Victoria 1 Room
Other Group Meetings

 


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