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March Meeting Details

March Meeting Details

Hey everyone, sorry I did not get this email out yesterday, but I had a few things that came up. The majority voted at the meeting, and through emails, to move March’s meeting a week up. So on March 10th we will meet to enjoy a presentation by Tim Grey. Tim Grey is a photographer who has written more than a dozen books for photographers, has published dozens of video training courses, and has had hundreds of articles published in…

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February Meeting Details

February Meeting Details

If you love macro photography and bugs then you will definitely want to come listen to John Sutton this Thursday night, February 18th at 6:30PM. He will be showing off some of his amazing work along with how he does it. No :”live” displays will be used 🙂

January Meeting Details

January Meeting Details

Hello AOPC Members. Tomorrow night is our monthly meeting that will start at 6:30PM. The address is listed at the bottom of the email if you need that information. As most know who attended the Christmas Party, David Gillson stepped down from the President’s position due to his work changing on him. We will be voting in a new President and Vice President tomorrow night. So please come and participate if you can. Also, I will be speaking on the…

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Tim Ernst November Show

Tim Ernst November Show

This month’s meeting will be our yearly Tim Ernst slideshow at Windsong Church of Christ. The address is 3 Windsong Dr, Maumelle, AR 72113. I highly suggest you mapping this out before you drive if you are unfamiliar with how to get there. The meeting will start at 6:30PM on November 19th. This year’s presentation is called A RARE QUALITY OF LIGHT: 40 Years of Wilderness Photography by Tim Ernst. If you have never attended one of Tim’s shows before…

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Tim Donar’s Presentation Notes

Tim Donar’s Presentation Notes

Here are Tim Donar’s presentation notes from the October Meeting: Making the Perfect Print 1. Camera-White Balance, RAW 2. Edit with Adobe Camera RAW 3. Correct image resolution 4. Color, composition, light 5. Printer paper profile Print Settings 1. Adobe ProPhoto RGB, 16bit 2. 240dpi/300dpi, edit, save in Photoshop format (or tif) 3. Crop and scale, keep 240dpi resolution 4. Common print sizes (8×10, 12×16, 16×20, 16×24, etc.) 5. Sharpen at new size 6. Save new file (e.g., myphoto 12×18.psd)…

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October Speaker

October Speaker

Hey everyone, I am pretty excited for this meeting to listen to Tim Donar. He is known for his drone photography usually, but one of his services is making prints on the side. I’m sure that I am not the only one who has processed a photo, printed it, and asked “what happened?” Tim will be talking with us about how to prepare photos for printing, displaying on the web/email, and how to resize them properly. I get asked a…

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September Meeting and Field Trip info

September Meeting and Field Trip info

We have our monthly meeting this Thursday and our speaker will be Doug Hundley.  Doug is a great photographer who will showcase his wildlife and landscape photography for us.   Click here to go to his website: Doug Hundley Our field trip this month is our annual family picnic.  We are going to Mt. Nebo for dinner and a sunset on September 26.  Bobby will have more info in another post. We’ll see you there! Thursday night at 6:30 Second…

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July Meeting and Field Trip info

July Meeting and Field Trip info

Come out and see Denny Grandle give a presentation on his trip to India.  This is easily the most colorful show you will see all year! Thursday night at 6:30 Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Dr., Room 65 Little Rock, AR 72227 Bobby will have field trip info at the meeting.

Gaston’s Field Trip information *IMPORTANT*

Gaston’s Field Trip information *IMPORTANT*

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT For AOPC MEMBERSHIP July 6, 2015 Hello Everyone: Once again AOPC is scheduling a weekend field trip to Gaston’s White River Resort at Lakeview, Arkansas November 13 & 14, 2015. We have reserved the River Villa for the second year in a row after the success of last year’s venture. David and Bobby have asked that I coordinate this for them so here is the information: The River Villa has 10 rooms – each with two double beds…

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Fourth of July Fireworks Field Trip

Fourth of July Fireworks Field Trip

Once again, we are having our 07/04 field trip to shoot fireworks. We will be meeting on the NLR side of the Arkansas River, just west of the I-30 bridge and the North River Landing boat ramp. If you have never shot fireworks before, here is a good chance to shoot with lots of more experienced club members around who can help you with camera settings, exposures, tripod setup, etc. Directions: You will need to go to the NLR side…

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