Meeting Dates & Assignments
Quarterly, there will be an assignment where the submitted photos will need to be taken within the previous 3 months of that meeting date. These are labeled Fresh. We do this to encourage our members to take photos frequently.
February 22 … Eyes (Fresh): Must be living eyes – animal or human. NO peacock feathers, plastic eyes, . . . nothing artificial.
March 22 … Ice – Open to any processing Frozen water; a brittle transparent crystalline solid.
April 26 … Silhouettes: A dark shape and outline of someone or something visible against a lighter background, especially in dim light.
May 24 … Historical Buildings: This means relating to or having the character of history.
June 25 … Circles (Fresh): Open to any processing A round plane figure having equal distance from the center.
July 26 … Lighthouses: A tower or other structure containing a beacon light to guide ships at sea.
August 23 … Surreal Art (Fresh) – Open to any processing – Creating an image which goes beyond the physical world as we know it. Shows something that would be impossible in real life.
September 27 … Light Painting: Light painting or light drawing is a photographic technique in which exposures are made by moving a hand-held light source while taking a long exposure photography, either to illuminate a subject or to shine a point of light directly at the camera, or by moving the camera itself during exposure.
October 25 … Farm Animals (Fresh): Animals that are raised and kept on a farm. No dogs or cats, and no zoo animals.
November 15 … Sports: An activity involving physical exertion and skill in which an individual or team competes against others for entertainment. Ballroom dancing is a sport as it is competitive; Ballet is not a sport.
December 13 … Babies/Young Children – Open to any processing – Between newborn through 12 years of age.