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We are pleased to invite you to join our organization! We are always actively looking to promote photography appreciation and photography education in a friendly social environment.
You are invited to be our guest at the next monthly club meeting. Meetings are held on the 3rd and 4th Friday of the month. If you like what you see and hear, pay your dues and become an active member, it's that simple!
Annual dues of $35 for the calendar year. Discounted available if you pay in advance by December 31st of the prior year.
Hopefully everyone had a good time and got lots of nice photos. Here are some photos from our night photography field trip:
KelbyOne is requesting the submission of photos of specific sports events for Dave Black to critique during an online training class. Follow the link below for details. Please read the details and requirements carefully before submitting.
Anyone in the club who is interested in doing some event photography for fun or as a learning experience is invited to join me at the Mud Endeavor race in Dade City on March 1st. You must sign up in advance and I will be resposible for you. I have photographed this event in the past and I will get together with everyone who signs up in advance and give them a briefing regarding shooting the event. This is a fun event and provides a lot of great photo opportunities. There is a very large obstacle course set up for participants that is filled with mud and water.
Update: The 2014 course will be in a new location in Brooksville. The course for the participants will be 6 miles long and will be laid out within a 100 acre tract of land in an old limestone quarry.
Here is a link to see the location of the new course:
Here is a link to see images from last year’s event:
If you sign up you will be provided with all-access credentials and may roam the course freely taking photos. You will be expected to take between 500 and 1000 jpg photos during the event. You will be allowed to to keep your photos and use them as you wish. You will also be required to allow me to copy your memory cards at the end of the event for the promotor. Your images will not be sold but they will be made available to the race particpants to view and/or download.
Please use the form below to sign up. Thanks – Jim Sykes
Scott Kelby and Joe McNally will be doing a live broadcast from the Improv in Ybor City on Tuesday evening, February 4th. Members of our club have been invited to be audience participants for the event. Doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Guests will be seated and then given a briefing regarding what to expect during the broadcast. The broadcast will run from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M. Scott and Joe will be giving critiques of images submitted in advance by audience members.
If you wish to have an image considered for a critique during the program you must submit it to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line: “Behind the Lens Submission”.
Your image must be a minimum of 1080 pixels on the long side and at least 72 ppi. This is the bare minimum acceptable size and resolution, larger size and higher resolution are preferable. Remember, if your image is selected everyone wants it to look good on the broadcast. Your name must be either be part of the image file name or appear legibly as a watermark on the image.
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The assigned categories for 2014 have been decided and are listed below. This list is also published on the Competition Info Page for reference at any time. If you have any questions regarding any of the topics please don’t hesitate to ask Robert or Jim for clarification.
Our annual holiday party will be held on December 12th. 7:00 PM at tRG studio. As always, we will be having a print show – please bring a print to hang and be prepared to talk briefly to everyone about your print. We will be awarding the prizes for the competition winners and we will have a few other fun surprises You are welcome to bring a guest and please bring an appetizer, entree, dessert, or drinks to share. We have tableware, cups, ice, and decorations covered already. You may use the following form to let everyone know what you are bringing. This list can be looked at first so that you can see what others have already signed up to bring and avoid duplicates.
If you are able to stay after and help with the cleanup please use this form to sign up:
This is a reminder that the second meeting in October will not take place at tRG studio on Friday night as is usually the case. Instead we having our club photo walk on Saturday afternoon/evening in Clearwater. We will meet at 4:00 PM at the Capitol Theatre,405 Cleveland St, Clearwater, FL 33755.