Camera Club Newsletter -April 21st


Next Meeting
April 25th Competition #2 Judge: Mary Moquin Categories are:

Trees (print)

Open (print)

In Motion (digital)


Digital images are due to

Lee Hawkins by Tuesday April 23.

 Please follow digital guidelines for submitting your images. if you still need directions, please check in the right column in the section on Competition sizing and matting.

Upcoming Meetings
May 9Speaker # 3 David Wells
Street Photography For a preview of our speaker’s work, here is a link to his website, www.davidhwells.com__________________________

May 23
Bob Singer: What Do Judges Look For and Photoshop Tips.
Our in-house expert, judge, and long time member will provide his insights on key elements that separate a good photograph from and outstanding image.


Evening of Sharing Images / Critque

A Short Presentation of 2 Classic Photographers with discussion


Don’t Miss Out!Enter a Photography Competition!Falmouth Artists Guild’s Annual Juried Photo Show 2013Click here for all the entry information.
Here’s a Tip!What the Dutch Masters Can Teach Us About Photography: The Center of Interest 


Member Shows Alan Trugman will be in a group show entitled,Interplay: Mixed Media Digital Art. Cotuit Center For the Arts4404 Falmouth Road (Rte. 28)April 6 – May 15Opening Reception April 6 5-7 pmThis show will include work that is photographic and printed on or transferred onto alternative medias. The show is curated by Art Synergies and is presented in the gallery at Cotuit Center for the Arts.______________________If you are having a show or are part of a group show, please let us know, and we will share it. Please send the information to


NECCC ConferenceJuly 12 · 13 · 14, 2013  Amherst MA.If you ware interested in attending the conference, Here is information that might be helpful and of interest.NECCC 2012 Photography Conference 2013Lots of good workshops and presentations, included in the pdf is a list of presenters and links to their websites.
Take a Class or a Workshop
Click Here for the pdfof the  club presentation on Photo Projects__________________The iris Gallery in Boston, features some photographer’s with beautiful and unique work.Spend some time on this site and look at the different styles and points of view. These are some good examples of what is referred to, as a body of work.__________________


Body of Work

What is a body of work?

Here is a link to a good description.

Photography Exhibition
MOMABruce DavidsonEast 100th Street   Jan. 19, 2013 – Sep. 8, 2013A photography exhibition that offers a bold, honest look at life in 1960s Harlem.
This exhibition celebrates the MFA’s recent acquisition of the 43 prints by renowned New York photographer Bruce Davidson that were originally showcased in his groundbreaking show, “East 100th Street,” at the Museum of Modern Art in 1970.PEABODY ESSEXToshio ShibataApr.20 to Oct. 6, 2013One of Japan’s preeminent landscape photographers, Toshio Shibata is known for exploring the delicate balance between human-made structures and nature. Photographing erosion control barriers, water catchments, roads, dams and bridges, he examines the unique appearance of such structures in his native land. Through his lens, riverbeds can look like origami, and waterfalls resemble kimono.
Competition Sizing and MattingIn our first meeting John and Lee gave presentations on image sizing and matting. Here are some links to assist you.
Making the Most of Cutting your Mat BoardHow to Size and Export Your Images from Photoshop.How to Size and Export your Images from LightroomSearch YouTube for videos on how to cut mats. Here is a start.

Logan Compact Classic Mat Cutter
LinksAdobe Lightroom Killer TipsMatt Kloskowski’s great tips and presets for Adobe’s LightroomNAPP National Assiociation of Photoshop ProfessionalsBecome a member amd receive their magazine free. Great learning tips and discounts for software and products.