Showcases / Village TV

Current Showcase Schedule  |  Completed Showcases  |  Village TV
The Camera Club ” Brings the World to the Village” with Showcases, featuring photography of both Club Members and professional photographers.

Showcases range from spectacular personal adventures captured around the world, to informative “how-to” presentations on the techniques and art of photography.

Showcases from 2020-2022 were conducted as Digital presentations. Currently, the Club is returning to in-person presentations at the Laguna Woods Village Clubhouses, with accompanying video recordings. See “2023 Showcase Schedule” listings for details.

Contact the Club about presenting.

2023 Showcase Schedule

  • Mon Feb 13
    “Innovative Photography — From High-energy Action to Fine Art”
    Presenter Rick Graves
  • Mon Feb 20
    “Subject TBA”
    Presenter Tom Getz


Completed Showcase Presentations

Interesting and informative Showcases presented previously by Club Members and visiting photographers.

Travel Photography

Presented by Erin Manning

This excellent Showcase gives valuable lessons on travel photography from a talented professional photographer.

Travel Photography Video
Travel Photo Basics (PDF, 3 MB)
Other Videos by Erin

The Long and Short of Exposure Times

Presented by Tony Prince

A thorough, clear presentation from Tony covering several techniques for capturing motion, low-light, time-lapse, stacking, and more. The Showcase ncludes guidance for mobile phone cameras.

Exposure Times Video

Costa Rica, a Trip through the Wonders of Nature

Presented by Mike & Carolyn Bray, Ken & Susan Furuta

Our Club Members present a beautiful array of flora and fauna captured in their wide-ranging trip to Costa Rica.

Costa Rica Video


Village TV

Laguna Woods Village TV has two time-slots each week for the Camera Club: 11:30 AM Wednesdays for half an hour, and 10:30-11:00AM Saturdays. These time periods allow our members to show several short shows, or one or two long shows. These shows are also often posted on YouTube and enjoy a nice following both by residents and persons outside of the Village.

Joel Goldstein is the Club liaison for Village TV. If you want to offer work for this fun program or to answer any questions, contact Joel at:

January 2023
2022 Annual Awards Submissions & Winning Images

Presented by Joel Goldstein
View online (file)

December 2022
Member Submissions Last 3 Digital Critiques of 2022

View online (file)

November, 2022
Aquadettes Water Follies

Presented by Joel Goldstein

The Aquadettes 2022 Aqua Follies as captured by Joel Goldstein of the Camera Club, accompanied by stirring music. The Aquadettes are a synchronized swimming team club in Laguna Woods Village.

View online (file)

October, 2021
Flowers from Here and There

Presented by Joel Goldstein

A showing of 164 kinds of flowers from around the United States and Europe, accompanied by Mozart sonatas. All photos in this 30-minute program were taken by Joel Goldstein. You are invited to relax and enjoy the beauty and variety of nature.

View on YouTube

September, 2021
Follow My Footsteps

Presented by Don Hill

Join Villager Don Hill as he journeys through his day, visiting his family in Arizona, Dana Point, and the flora of Laguna Woods. You’ll be captivated by his creativity. The running time for this video is a little over 28 minutes. You can access it at the following address:

View online (file)

July, 2021
Slide Show Competition

Presented by Club Members

This show contains the seven entries of the annual Club slideshow competition. It is compelling photography and creativity in three countries and 7 different styles. The running time is approximately 30 minutes.

View online (file)

May, 2021
European River Cruise

Presented by Ken Furuta

This video is Ken’s spectacular river cruise through beautiful Europe.

View on YouTube

April, 2021
African Safari

Presented by Louise Stuart

This beautiful video by Louise, presents her Safari adventure.

View on YouTube

March, 2021
Motorcycle Adventure through Mexico

Presented by David Dearing

David takes us on a colorful, musical motorcycle adventure from Mexico City to Cancun with stops in Cuetzalan, Oaxaca, Chichen Itza, and Manahual.

View on YouTube

February, 2021
Death Valley and The Wedge

Presented by George and Bette Harper

George and Bette take you to two amazing places, The Wedge and Death Valley, accompanied by stirring music.

View on YouTube



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