UPC May Zoom Meeting

Sunday, May 2, 2021, 11:00 AM Our theme this month is “painterly effects”. As always, this is for members to interpret or ignore as they choose. We’ll have a Mystery Photo and maybe some show-and-tell with new equipment. Send photos and requests for sign-in info to ukiahphotoclub@comcast.net (the screen share problem will be solved byContinue reading “UPC May Zoom Meeting”

UPC Mid-Month Mid-Week May Meeting

Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 7:00 PM, via Zoom This is our informal, non-agenda meeting, although we have several things we could talk about: Are we getting closer to meeting in person? Do we take/make pictures, photographs, photos, or images? We’ll use screen share for any pictures/photographs/photos/images you would like to show. Contact ukiahphotoclub@comcast.net for sign-inContinue reading “UPC Mid-Month Mid-Week May Meeting”

UPC April Meeting – Rescheduled

Sunday, April 11, 2021, 11:00 AM, via Zoom To avoid any potential family or religious conflicts, the April UPC meeting has been rescheduled to Sunday, April 11. Our theme this month is “distance”, meaning macro/close-up or telephoto. Send photos for the meeting and website, ideas for a Mystery Photo or other agenda items, and requestsContinue reading “UPC April Meeting – Rescheduled”

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”

The Photographer in Your Town

Henry Wonacott was a tenacious and adaptable commercial photographer working in Mendocino County between the years of 1908-1947. Equipped with the capacity to cater his skills to a changing market, his photography chronicles an evolving economic landscape. https://spark.adobe.com/page/7JFfZYoQ9AKOE/ https://spark.adobe.com/page/ago6hWiEWpf2N/

Free: Photography Magazines

Park Steiner is offering back issues of Popular Photography, Outdoor Photographer, Shutterbug, American Photographer, and Photo Techniques.  Dates range from the 1990’s to recent years.  Most of these publications are now out of print, but much of the content remains relevant.  There are articles on composition, lighting, posing, even working with models, professional or justContinue reading “Free: Photography Magazines”