Cathay Camera Club hosted its annual photographic exhibition in Hong Kong Cultural Centre, during which, members showed their work to the public.
For the year 2020, Club members presented their images on the theme of “MY HONG KONG – A personal perspective”.
Exhibited photographs included examples of portraiture, landscape, street photography in both color and black & white formats.
Andrea Bartolucci, Bharat Khemlani, Brandon Yoon,
Ewa Wilkinson, Henk Jan Pomstra, Ivanna Vivcharyk,
Jeremiah Palmerston, Jeremy H Greenberg, Leo Zank,
Mary Dimitropoulou, Mike Epstein, Mingi Pither,
Mohammed Eldeeb, Phil Pither, Si Hung Ha (SH),
Valentina Kazanslaya, William Tam, Zoltan Fodor.
All three days of the exhibition were very busy with a few thousands of visitors. It was lovely for the members to be able to share their work with their friends and family, and we were all happy to welcome some of our past Guest Judges – Robert Ferguson, founder of “Wild creatures Hong Kong” being one of them.
Here are some of the voters’ comments :
Photography can touch the heart !
There are many good ones, it was really difficult to choose!
Wonderful. Very interesting. Great work. Fantastic. Great talents.
Amazing photos. Simple but amazing.Great variety of styles!
Thanks for opening it to the public and for making it free !
Every photo has a meaning and every photo has a soul.
It is good to see different sides of HK from the photographers,-those impress me.
From the exhibition can be learn a lot
It is a great initiative to see photography in different perspectives and age groups. All the best to everyone.
Almost impossible to select the best from among work of such high quality.
Really appreciate the exhibition as a whole.
I picked the views that can be taken in HK only for the uniqueness
My favourite ( photo ) one had such symmetry and history expressed with simplicity
Very impressive photo exhibition with high quality professional standards!
Was joyful being here, excited to see some more.
All pictures are very nice, it’s hard to pick my top 3. Thanks for launching this awesome exhibition, especially that all photos taken in HK
Every display was awesome, an insight into the artist’s mind and eyes and discovering beauty that lies within.
Discovered the other side of HK. Very attractive !
It is difficult for me to choose three favourite images, because all images are great!
Thanks for the chance that I enjoy HK images
Just look forward for more extraordinary photos
Thank you for sharing the photos about HK and shown the peaceful HK
The light, expression and the focus of pictures are visible
Great variety of photos and perspectives!
All photos are high standard. It is difficult to pick the favourite one!
Excellent ! Mesmerising! Great show! Amazing job !
La premier de tres bien
Comments from past members of the club:
Good work colleagues !
Great exhibition, excellent images!
former member John Meldrum
Public vote: At the end of the exhibition, all votes were counted by the committee.
This year the exhibition had a whopping number of visitors and voters – more than 600 people voted for the club’s photos!
The top-5 as voted from the public is as per below:
5th place: “Crystal Clear Waters” by Bharat Khemlani
4th place: “Multiple Exposures Central” by Andrea Bartolucci
3rd Place: “Buddha Quarantine” by Leo Zank
2nd place: “Super Moon” by Mary Dimitropoulou
1st place: “Mountains High Valleys Low” by Bharat Khemlani
“My HONG KONG – A personal perspective”, was also featured in Press:
Hong Kong Free Press