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AV Makers SA

The International AV Competition “Emotion”, closes on 1 November 2018.
AV Makers will be presenting an AV Convention at Ladybrand from 31 August 2018 to 2 September 2018.
More information on all the abovementioned may be found in their August newsletter or click on the relevant banners on the PSSA Home page. Enquiries: Jeff Morris 082 840 5459.


Cape Town Photographic Society AV Section

CTPS AV Section meets every 3rd Wednesday of the month, at St. Stephens Church Hall, Union Ave., off St Stephens Rd., Pinelands. Meetings start at 19h00 and normally finishes at about 22h00. Please accept their warmest invitation and surprise them with your presence, should you be in the vicinity. 

Please contact Joy Wellbeloved at for more information.


George Camera Club

The George Camera Club meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Mount View Resort, York Street, George at 18h45 for 19h00. Please click here for information on their facebook page.


Kleinmond Kiekie Klub

For more information on where and when this club meets, please contact Nico Jacobs at


Knysna Photographic Society

The AV Interest Group is an integral part of The Knysna Photographic Society and are very active. Its main function is an ongoing encouragement to any members of the club to try their hand at making an AV. Please click here for their newsletters, galleries, etc.


Port Elizabeth Camera Club

AV Workshops will commence again in 2019. Specific dates will be announced closer to the time. Please contact Adri should you wish to attend at
Thank you to all authors for their contributions! Klaus Frische reports that the Challenge 321 was again very successful. The organizers are happy about the many submissions and judging. The next Challenge 321 will be in spring 2019. Results are available from
The best 3 submissions get the “AV-Oscar” with a tag “CHALLENGE 321 – 1st Prize / 2nd Prize / 3rd Prize – International AV Contest 2018” The best 9 submissions received money prizes. The best 41 submissions received certificates for successful participation. Unfortunately our South African participants were not successful. Congratulations to Diana Belsagrio, who won the competition with “Portrait of a solitude”, and Lorenzo de Francesco, runner-up, with “Of Sidereal Rooms” two very thought-provoking AVs.

We are all hard at work in preparation of the PSSA Congress 2018 in Port Elizabeth, from 30 September to 5 October. Please follow this link  for more information on workshops, lectures, outings and a host of other interesting things to see and do.