April 2002 Update
Earthday is this weekend.† Woodlands Photography Club has a both to help
promote our club and let people know we are around.† You may also bring
some framed photos to hang on our booth.† The event runs from
until .† It is being held in the Grogan's Mill shopping center
parking lot in front of the Albertson's store. Sorry, for some reason this
did not make it to the Web Site.
Our next meeting is Monday, April 8th.† Marty Phelix will be showing some
of her work.† Marty has travel around the Southwest quite a bit and has
done some excellent photography.† Also, in preparation for this monthís
wildflower season, we will be sharing memberís wildflower slides.† Please
dig through your archives and bring five or six wildflower slides you
would like to show the group.† We will be discussing the slides and
preparing ourselves for the wildflower outing on April 13th.† Time
permitting; I will do a little 'Tech Talk' on "What is this film latitude
stuff?"† The term Latitude is used quite a bit, but never explained very
well, Iíll see if I can clarify and give you some hints on how it
influences your photography.
On April 13th, at 7:30AM, we will gather in the library parking lot.† We
will then break-up into small groups and visit some of the favorite
wildflower spots in the area.† This should be a lot of fun, and you will
not have to go far to find some excellent photo opportunities in The
Woodlands and surrounding area.† At 11:45, we will meet at Jasonís Deli on
Lake Woodlands Drive.† At lunch we can all those stories about the photo
that got away.
Throughout the month, and into May, Texas comes alive with wildflowers.
People come from all over the country to see what we have in our own back
yard.† So, donít miss out on this seasonís coming beauty.† It should be
even better than last year.† To keep up with wildflowers in Texas see the
web site:† http://www.lnstar.com/wildflowers/sightings.htm
See you at Earthday and on Monday evening.