Monday, January 27, 2020

Monday Feb 10 2020 "The Elements of Nature" by Scott Dere

Feb 10 2020 "The Elements of Nature" by Scott Dere

Come to a NHCC Meeting!
When: 2nd and 4th Mondays, 7:00 pm (September thru May).
Where: Unitarian Universalist church in Hamden; 700 Hartford Turnpike, Hamden, CT 06517

About the Program:
"The Elements of Nature" Presented by: Scott Joshua Dere
Scott will discuss how to make the sharpest images possible while photographing nature and wildlife in the field. During this presentation, one will learn the proper use of a super telephoto lens, how to stabilize these oversized lenses and tune them so that they operate at their optimum, sharpest and quickest abilities. Scott will cover topics on Spot Metering as well as Servo modes for the best exposures and tracking modes while out in the wilderness.











Saturday, January 25, 2020




NECCC CONFERENCE COURTESY ENROLLMENT

If you've never been to the New England Camera Club Council annual conference, here's your opportunity to sign up for the chance to to win a free registration.  NECCC offers each camera club member of the Council the opportunity to enroll one of their members for a courtesy registration (value is $205).  The person is still responsible for the cost of housing, transportation and meals.  The Conference is held at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, MA from July 17 - 19, 2020.  This is a fabulous chance to experience informative workshops as well as photo opportunities.  And this year is the 75th anniversary of this conference so there will be even more exciting speakers and events.  Further details can be found at NECCC.org.

If you are interested in taking advantage of this opportunity, please let Ann Yost know (ayost4@aol.com) by January 30th.  If there is more than one person, names will be drawn from a "hat".  Check your calendar!  This is wonderful opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills as well as to share in fellowship with your camera club friends!!

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Photoshop Workshop Rescheduled to Feb 11

Paul's Photoshop Sign-up

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Time:  6:45 pm – 8:45 PM

Location:  Jan's Studio, 250 West Main Street, Unit #226 West

Branford, CT

 

                                          Paul will be using Photoshop CC for his workshop. ( NOT ELEMENTS)

Topics for Workshop

 

Improving Color – Color Saturation

Contrast and Brightness

Resizing and Cropping

Cloning

Sharpening

Before and After Comparison

 

If Time Allows

Replacing the sky

Layers

Masking