A reminder that our upcoming MPS tutorial is on Monday, March 16th. We’re excited to have Rikk Flohr giving a presentation on cropping . Rikk is an expert on this subject – having his own blog called “Holy Crop” where he discusses various ways to enhance our photographic images with the creative use of cropping.
Dell Erickson took some photos from the recent Interclub print judging session, held at Roseville Lutheran Church in Roseville, MN.
The Board will be meeting at the Riverside Perkins in Minneapolis at 7pm on 8-25-2014.
The Minneapolis Photographic Society will being the 2014-2015 club year on September 8th. That evening’s salon topic is ‘Boats’.
We are now meeting at the Twin Cities Photography Group studio, located at 2500 University Ave/ suite S8 (lower level) in St. Paul.
USE the bright green door on Cromwell Avenue.
This is one block west of IFP, our former meeting place next to Hwy 280 N of 94.
NOTE: Park along Cromwell, University or Franklin heading west (DO NOT park at Memorial Blood Center – they tow).
Their website is Twin Cities Photography Group
For a map and driving directions, please go to their website.
We hope to see you there.
Meet Gary Tassone who is one of six producers who supervise production for Target. He will take us behind the scenes of a Target TV commercial and show some of his personal photographic expressions.
Doors open at 6:30, meeting starts at 7PM at PATRICK’S CABARET.
3010 Minnehaha Ave S MPLS.,MN
Aboput the Minneapolis Photographic Society:
Thanks to Walter & Sonny for their excellent tutorial last night on Street Photography. Their examples, along with the questions from the group and the discussion was helpful and informative. Afterwards, I was remembering a street photographer I had read about a few years back – Vivian Maier. For more information about her, please check out: http://vivianmaier.blogspot.com/
“Say cheese” is an instruction used by photographers who want their subject to smile. By saying “cheese”, most people form their mouths into what appears to be a smile-like shape. ………..PLEASE!, NO CHEESE for Street Photography but, there are always exceptions,
Join us Monday October 15th, 7PM for our Tutorial presentation on “Street Photography” by Sonny Taylor and Walter Horishnyk
Street Photography is a fun and interesting and there are many ways street photographers use their skills. We will examine several photographers from the aspects of:
And, along the way, we will see some fun photos.
Walter will share with us some of his newest images taken this year in a short video presentation.
At 10 p.m. Friday night(Oct 12) Hiawatha will be closed in both directions between Lake Street and E. 26th Street…closed until Oct. 22. (This is an Excel project).
The posted detour will take drivers who use Hiawatha along Lake Street, Cedar Avenue and E. 26th St.
Those of you coming from the North especially, Beware of this slow down getting to Patrick’s Cabaret! (3010 Minnehaha Avenue S, just east of Hiawatha and south of Lake Street).
See you Monday, doors open at 6:30 for social time.
Map and directions: It is near Minnehaha & Lake,
3010 Minnehaha Ave S; Minneapolis, MN 55406.
Joanne and I went to Des Moines, Iowa for the American Quilter’s Society Show.
A lot of fine quilt Arts were on display. Also I found this Dalmatian and his owner hanging around in downtown Des Moines.
Dave Molnar will give us an introduction to the brave new/old world of
Alternative Photographic Printmaking.
The October Salon word is:
Adjective: Very fine in texture or structure; of intricate workmanship or quality.
Noun: A delicate fabric or garment made of such fabric.
Synonyms adjective: tender – dainty – fine – nice – frail – subtle – subtile
Noun: regale – dainty
We will be meeting at Patrick’s Cabaret at 7PM October 8th 2012
More info about Patrick’s:
Try www.cambridgeincolour.com. It is a helpful and well designed photo technique website aimed at the non-professional.
This has been added to our tutorial page.