April General Meeting Update


Just in case you missed our last general meeting, here are the details:

Thanks to everyone for bringing “Skyline” themed images to share! What a great show we had. Thanks to Vaughn for presenting the images.

Here are the announcements from the meeting. Please check carefully so you don’t miss any deadlines:

Retreat Update: Registrations are due by April 15th. Deadline fast approaching. Please go to the Retreat page on this site, download your registration and connect with Vaughn to get your payment in to secure your place. Brian Easton  is looking forward to the event and will provide an equipment list and more definite outline shortly. He shared a few shoot details and it all sounds like an event not to be missed.

Photoshop sessions at Rob’s: one more meeting on April 15th. There will be a break for the summer. Group to resume in September.

Light Painting Outing at the end of March was a success. Those with images please them on to Kelly Thorsten so she can pass them on to Max for his portfolio.

Special interest groups Nikon & Pentax (meet at Mitsu(, Canon (meet at Common), point and shoot (meet at Crysalis): April  16th  meeting is cancelled due to the Easter Weekend. Next get-together is May 20th, 2017 from 2- 4 pm in various local coffee shops.

Jerry Stevens and Rob Harden have accepted the challenge to determine how to proceed with MJ Tourism. Stay tuned for more info from Rob and Jerry.

Miksang Workshop with John McQuade, May 6th & 7th weekend is confirmed. All spaces have been filled. Stay tuned for future Level 1 workshops.

Scholarship applications were due on April 3rd. A special committee will be struck to review the applications and two scholarships will be awarded ($ 150)

PRPA Spring Competitions submitted. Thanks to all who participated!
 PRPA rep – new rep needed – please contact Anna for details if you are interested.

FoW Meeting, Wednesday, April 12th at 6: 30 pm at Mitsu to answer questions regarding how to decide on an image and what to consider for printing.

Thanks to Myrna Club T-Shirts and Sweatshirt were delivered during the break on Monday, April 3rd.

Outing Reminders: Myrna is meeting members for an informal macro session at Windmill  Green Houses on April 23rd, 2017. 2 – 4 pm. Bring your macro lens (i fyo uhave one), tripod and remote shutter release.

Saturday, April 29th special club outing: More details to follow shortly.

GoT Photo Quest: Cath Sinclair shared the information about the event. Here is a link to the details.

Hands-on Activity: Light painting with Vaughn was well received.

A special thank you to Jeff Shilling for providing us with a demo on Photo Stacking. Here is the downloadable Photo Stacking for your reference.

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