News – Oct 21, 2017

21 10 2017

On Tuesday, October 24th from 7-10pm the Bridgewater Photo Club is pleased to have Mike McCarthy as their guest speaker for the evening. The Photo Club meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays every month from September to May. Meetings are held at the MARC on Leary Fraser Road. For more information on the guest speakers, field trips and photo contests visit the club’s website at or email us at

Mike has been a photographer since he picked up his first Pentax K1000 in junior high school. Mike has covered major sporting events from the Canada Games to NASCAR races for major news outlets around the world. He is the track photographer at SCOTIA SPEEDWORLD and travels with the Maritime Pro Stock racing series as their official photographer. More information on Mike and his work can be found at

Mike will discuss everything you need to know about shooting a sporting event, From preparing and packing, media credentials to staying hydrated to site access and even getting the shot. We will talk about the technical aspects and the all-important story behind the images. Our discussion will include lots of sample photos, details and discussion with room for lots of your questions as well.





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