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September 22, 2016 Annual Picnic

 

The Annual Picnic will be Thursday, September 22, 5 PM, at the large pavilion at Harrison Bay State Park. The meal will be served at 6 PM and be a fully catered picnic again this year provided by Dockside Café. The fee is $10/plate. You may sign up and pay online via PayPal below, in person at the July or August meeting, or email Angela Dillard to reserve your spot and pay at the door. Since this a catered event, a reservation is required and must be made by Friday, September 16. Please email Angela at special-events@chattanoogaphoto.org with any questions.

Location: MAP

St John United Methodist Church, 3921 Murray Hills Dr,
Chattanooga, TN 37416
Boot Camp starts at 6:00 PM

Program starts at 7:00 PM

   
   

Noteworthy

 

October 15, 2016 Canon Explorer of Light Presents, Adam Jones

Through the Lens of Adam Jones
Sponsored by Canon and the Photographic Society of Chattanooga

 

October 15, 2016 – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

Adam is an internationally recognized photographer exploring the world through his nature, travel, and wildlife images. A BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year winner, his award-winning photography is widely published in magazines, posters, calendars, books, and in national advertising campaigns for clients such as Canon, Ford, Eddie Bauer, Miller Beer and Honda.

 

During his program, Adam will cover all the bases, Landscapes, macro, wildlife, flash indoors and out, HDR, focus stacking and workflow.

 

Students register for free by sending an email to Bill Mueller at shooter@gate.net
Registration fee $15.00

To register/pay click on the Pay Now button below

 

   
Dec. 3-4, 2016 Mike Moats

 

We're pleased to announce that Mike Moats is bringing his extremely popular Macro Boot Camp to Chattanooga. Mike is an award winning, frequently published, professional Macro Photographer located in Michigan. Mike is a member of the Fuji Pro Talent Team and a Tamron Image Master. He's been presenting his Macro Workshops since 2006.

 

Details on the Macro Boot Camp in Chattanooga and a link where you can register.

Macro Boot Camp

Fairfield Inn & Suites
1453 N Mack Smith Rd
East Ridge, TN

December 3rd, 4th, 2016
Cost $149
You can register at www.macrostoreonline.com
The "MACRO BOOT CAMPS" are two days of in depth learning, fun, and entertainment. You will need a camera, macro lens, tripod, as you will be shooting in the classroom. It is for the beginner to the intermediate photographer wanting to learn more about the macro world in nature.
Times for the Macro Boot Camps,
Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday 9:00am – 2:00pm
Covered in the Macro Boot Camp:
The Best, Cameras / Lenses / Tripods / Heads / Accessories.
Controlling light with diffusers and reflectors, and LED lights / working with natural lighting
Camera functions for Macro
How to control depth of field with f/stops / macro and ISO / focus stacking with Helicon Focus
Composition
Learn how to compose properly / finding character in nature / elements of design / textures
contrast / lines / light / visual weight / learning to work camera angles for blurred backgrounds / Two Subject Compositions / What not to do when composing.
Finding Subjects
Learn when, where, and how when looking for subjects throughout the four seasons.
How to shoot macro indoors.
Post Processing
Learn how to process images with Photoshop.
Enhancing images using Nik Software's Color Efex Pro / Viveza 2 and Topaz.
Image Critiques
Learn what images sell best and wins in photo contests.
Understanding what people think when viewing your images.
Macro on the internet.
Bring your camera, lens, and tripod. We'll have tons of cool stuff to shoot.

   

To see the upcoming PSC field trips, click HERE.  If you have suggestions of places to go, tell Bruce Tatum, Field Trip Committee Chair.