Nature Photo Shoot Hosted by Park Steiner

Saturday, November 20, 2021, 2:00 PM For location and directions contact Park says: “This will be a walk in the woods, so come prepared. Attire should be shoes and clothes that can get wet and dirty.  It can be chilly, so layers are good.  Light this time of year can be marginal, so slowContinue reading “Nature Photo Shoot Hosted by Park Steiner”

Arts Council of Mendocino County Announces 2021 Arts Champions

MEDIUM, a new exhibition space in Ukiah, was awarded an honorabe mention for the grit, determination, and inclusive vision of its three founders: Chris Pugh (co-founder of the Ukiah Photography Club), Lillian Rubie, and Meredith Hudson. In the words of their community nominator, “This group of Inland Mendo locals worked to achieve their goal ofContinue reading “Arts Council of Mendocino County Announces 2021 Arts Champions”

Thirty Years On: Liden, Magruder, & Knight

Grace Hudson Museum, 431 South Main St., Ukiah; through January 16, 2022 Wednesday – Friday 10:00 to 4:30; Saturday & Sunday 12:00 to 4:00 In 1991, the Grace Hudson Museum featured an exhibition of local artists for the first time, displaying Tom Liden’s photography, Mac Magruder’s ceramic sculptures, and Wayne Knight’s portraits. In 1996, theContinue reading “Thirty Years On: Liden, Magruder, & Knight”

2021 UPC Themes / Sparks

Jan Weather (clouds, ice, precipitation, wind) Feb Indoors (indoor scenes, food, photo booth set-ups) Mar Orientation (vertical, square, fish eye) Apr Distance (macro, telephoto) May Painterly Effects (abstract, kaleidoscope, brush strokes) Jun Liquid, translucence, patina Jul Time of Day / “Sign of the Times” Aug Textural details (in nature or man-made) Sep Lighting (backlighting, night photography, flash) Oct Imperfection (unsymmetrical compositions, insect eaten leaves, jam smeared face) Nov Domestic animals (dogs, cats, chickens) Dec Best /Continue reading “2021 UPC Themes / Sparks”