Avril opened the meeting and welcomed Gwen and Curt back from Mexico.
She introduced Julian Bruce, our newest club member, to the group. Welcome Julian.
Judy reminded everyone of the artist's sale at Mahon Hall April 21 - 22. This is organized by Amy Melious; 20 vendors will be selling left over studio equipment, brushes, mats, frames etc. as well as some original Art. Mahon Hall 10am - 4pm both…Continue
Simon Hensen sold me a copy of Simon Stafford's Nikon D7000 guidebook. It is an excellent reference tool. I sold my Nikon D7000 & lens. Now want to pass the book onto another club member. The book and wallet reference guide are in excellent condition.
My email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Added by Curt Firestone on April 11, 2018 at 7:16am — No Comments
This just out: DP Review interviews major camera manufacturers... LINK
If you are contemplating the purchase of a new camera,…Continue
Photo Club Minutes
March 14, 2018
Opening: Avril Kirby opened the meeting... about 25 folks came out to play... and learn about scanography from Janet Dwyer... a woman outstanding in her field...
The gathering was lovely full of chatter and laughter... always a good sign... it really sounded like a group of…Continue
I have just moved to a Nikon D810 and new lens so I am selling my Nikon D7100 and lenses.
-D7100, 2 wireless remote triggers (ML-L3) 2-16 GB DS cards and 2 8 GB cards
-Tamron 16:300 zoom 3.5-6.3 Great lense! comes with magnetic lens, cap 67mm. (magnetic rigs can be added to other filter lenses that you might have)
-Nikon 40mm macro f 2.8G
-Nikon 50 mm 1.8G
-Nikon SB 400 Flash
$1550.oo OBO …Continue
In the past few days I had several requests regarding the dates & rules for EV 2018. Attached is the file which includes all the details. I would encourage everyone who is planning on participating in this year's EV to attend our next monthly meeting. It is so much easier to answer your questions in person than through the email. Cheers, J.…Continue
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Presentation: SHADOWS & REFLECTIONS by Michael Wall
Mr. Wall worked as an industrial designer for 40 years. He has been photographing continuously during that time. Among many interests in imagery have been shadows and reflections. He showed some scans of B&W prints he made 34 years ago using 35mm SLR and Rolleiflex cameras:
Imaginary Landscape 1984
Over the years he has…
Added by Colleen Barnes Horel on February 25, 2018 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Feb. 14, 2018 Salt Spring Island Photography Club Minutes.
Feb. 14, 2018 Salt Spring Island Photography Club Minutes
Presented by: Colleen Barnes Horel
This Month’s Presentation is Shadows and Reflections by Michael Wall
New member: Fred Fredeen
Current shows: Judy McPhee at TJ beans
Bruce McPhee at Fernwood
Jana: The art show in Ladysmith is ongoing; several members…Continue
For club members from two years ago you will remember the excellent educational program by Isabelle Groc. Isabelle is a world famous wildlife photographer and naturalist who lives in Vancouver and on SSI.
She will be leading a five-day sea otter photo tour on the west coast of Vancouver Island June 24-28. This is open to a maximum of four people. A credit to our club that she is inviting Club…Continue
Wishing all the members of our club a happy and sensuous Valentines Day! Most of you know me but for everyone - I have always cherished the moments we spend together - the activities we accomplish and the wonderful images we produce. It is a day of admiration and , although I have been tardy as of late (never at our online site) I admire and value all the work we display and envy the outstanding talent produced by our group.
Saluting you with a glass of champagne and a wreath…Continue
If anyone is interesting in volunteering at the Film Festival on the first weekend in March as a projectionist, please let me know. The 4 hour + volunteer time will get you a weekend (Sat/Sun) pass to the festival.
PLUS you get to see some documentaries while sitting as a projectionist. Duties are simple, if you can turn on a blu-ray player, adjust the focus on a projector, sit for a few of hours watching a couple of films, then this is for you. Please send me an email at…Continue
Added by Judy McPhee on January 29, 2018 at 2:26pm — No Comments
As most of you may know, PM Trudeau and family were in Revelstoke, BC for New Year holidays. Here is the local press' efforts at being paparazzi. Gave me a good chuckle and I wish you the same.
I have a photo exhibit of Salt Spring images at TJ Beans until the end of February.
Photo Op from Curt Firestone
Jim Standen, former club member and the electric vehicle lead person on SSI, is organizing an Electric Vehicle Jamboree for June 22 to 24,…Continue
Photo Club Minutes
November 8, 2017
My apologies... but life/time have been blasting by at warp speed... in a good way mostly... so the notes slipped under incoming things to do... MCB... sorry G&C... lots of hugs...
Opening: Another amazing turnout... there must have been 35-30 friendly folks... the room was a humming and lots of new faces... and young faces too... it was…Continue
I've just learned that next month's speaker will be Seth Berkowitz instead of Pierre, who has kindly stepped aside until February. Seth will talk about portraiture and an idea that has come up involving both Photosynthesis and the club.
SSI Photography Club
October 11, 2017
Wendy Rosier chaired the meeting.
No new members this month
Several Photo club members are represented in SSNAP and the Parallel Show, both of
which continue until October 22
Sylvia Beech will show at Country Grocer in November