January 2011 Newsletter

January 10th- 6:30-8:00 pm
South Montgomery County Community Center
2235 Lake Robbins Road
Brad Wright - Lenses

Field Trips

Ice Sculpting Competition

Date - January 8

Time - 9:45am (For those who wish to carpool meet at the community center at 9:00)

Location - Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St

Houston, TX 77010 map

Using chainsaws and blowtorches, artists transform ice into amazing masterpieces.

To sign up for field trips please contact Derrick Bryant


Photo 101

Date - February 19

Time - 4:00-7:00pm

Cost - $10

Location - South Montgomery County Community Center

The workshop will consist of approximately 2 hours of presentation, discussion, and Q&A. Topics will include the very basics of photography such as Camera Functions, Camera Controls, Exposure, Depth of Field, Shooting Modes, Composition, Histograms and Workflow.

To sign up for workshops please contact Lisa Griffis

Mini Contest

Night Life

Digital or Print Photos (8x10) Please submit you pictures to Barry Dolton. The photos need to be resized to 1024x768 and submitted Friday prior to the meeting. There is a limit of 2 photos per person.

Monthly Mini Contest Topics for 2011

January – Night Life
February – hearts
March – Signs
April – humor
May – Faces
June – Summer Fun
July – Patriotic
August – Shadows
September – Sports
November – Scary
December - Cold

Members Slide Show

Have you been someplace interesting or just gotten some great shots? Each month a portion of the meeting will be devoted to seeing and talking about the creative experiences of our membership. Please share your shots with members by participating in members slide show. Submit your photos (limit 5) to Barry Dolton by the Friday prior to the monthly meetings.

Club's Website

All members are welcome to attend board meetings which are held from 6:30-8:00pm the last Wednesday of each month at Cafe Express in The Woodlands. For a complete listing and contact information of current board members please visit our website.