St. James’ Camera Club
June 2016 Agenda
President, Renée Zernitsky
Vice President, Jay Beaumont
Treasurer, John Strobl Tuesday June 14, 2016
June’s Theme is, “Weather”
A list of themes and assignments are posted to our web page
Monthly Reports from our Committee Chairs:
Linda Fairweather – Membership, Welcome Committee
Carl Gilbert, Pete Styczek - Guest Speakers/Workshops
Field Trips – Mary Shields and Larry Randall
Aaron Babcock, Clif Patrick & Paul Bjornsen - Technology - Projector, Calibrator & Web Master
Roxanne and Dorrel - SJCC Web page
Welcome to our new member: Brittney M.
Fieldtrips: Mary & Larry R.
June’s field trip with Dave Albrecht, update.
Guest Speakers lined up for coming months
Color Monkey – sign up for the monitor calibrator
Facebooks Image of the month goes to Pete Styczek, Congratulations
Bring in Images for Gardens of Goshen Tour and Fundraiser for St. James’ Church
John Strobl is collecting donations of 8x10, matted photos for door prizes for the Goshen Garden Tour Auction. This is the club’s way to show appreciation for the use of their meeting room every month. .
Greg Miller’s Workshop Series VI Topic “Lens’ Explained”
There will be an open discussion on photos taken in Harriman with Greg - PLEASE - Bring in your images from Greg’s field trip to Harriman State Park – Greg is anxious to see your images and so are we. And images from Innisfree Gardens.
Theme & Image Critique session:
Email your theme images to Clif: : jpegs, 2 Mb – 3 images per member please,
Any questions or ideas you want to discuss about your image are welcome.
Things to keep in mind when choosing an image
Composition and exposure
Clarity - is your image sharp
Post editing techniques - is your image over exposed or over saturated
When you are printing your image - is the color management correct?
Topic - is it interesting - does it tell a story, is it creative or just a fun image.
Our web page
Check out the Assignment’s page on the clubs web site. There’s is a new fun
Assignment posted – that everyone can participate in. And some new tabs: “Photo ideas and
Tutorials” – Links to all kinds of photographic web pages and photography books
Looking forward to seeing everyone there