Upcoming CAPA Events

  By Ryley Smith


The Canadian Association for Photographic Art (CAPA) has two exciting events coming up this February! As part of the Exposure Photography Festival, CAPA has put together an exhibition called CAPA MY COUNTRY, which focuses on Canadian identity through the eyes of CAPA members. CAPA is also hosting a Judging Course for those looking to take the next step in their photographic journey!


From February 1st -14th, stop by cSPACE to experience CAPA MY COUNTRY. This exhibition highlights the work of CAPA individual and club winners, merit awards and honourable mentions. With an overarching theme of our unique Canadian identity, the images include a wide variety of focus from architecture and cityscape to landscapes, animals, plants, and so much more. Each of Canada’s provinces and territories will be represented and exemplify the unique beauty of Canada through the exceptional eyes of each participating CAPA member. For more information, click here!

Judging Course – Hotel Blackfoot

On February 5th, the Foothills Camera Club is hosting a judging course! As a photographic community, CAPA firmly believes in nurturing and encouraging photographers to grow their knowledge and expertise. This includes having properly educated judges for their competitions. CAPA provides numerous courses that teach the fundamentals of judging so that there is a consistent, well-informed evaluation and commentary of work for all who enter their competitions. For more information and to register, click here!


Ryley graduated in 2018 from the U of C, with a bachelor in Sociology. With a strong love for writing, and having dabbled in photography, she wanted to take her curious mind and put it towards a more fun and creative future. In her spare time, Ryley finds herself camping, skiing, and fishing. She also loves craft beer and interesting food, ideally together.