2nd Meeting held at Gauldry on 20th October.
Present: G Bowen, G Pirie, C Strong, G Reekie, G Sharp, B Low, B Simandi, B Rollo, S.Mitchell.
Photo of the month competition "One Summer's Day", winner, was Cliff Strong, with a picture of Zoey & Anna, his Granddaughters, taken at Euro Disney. The judge, Graham Bowen said it was a good picture, sharp, but needed more contrast He said the quality of paper used was poor, but with the right treatment "A Very Nice Photograph".
Nine photo's had been submitted for the 1st main competition, an excellent start.
A Digital Workshop is to be held at Dunshelt on Tuesday 22nd November, which will be attended by E Barber, B Low, G Sharp & G Pirie @ 6.30 pm.
Tip of the Month Generally speaking, especially if the light is poor, whenever possible USE A TRIPOD.
Photography Magazines were discussed briefly with no member subscribing to anything in particular. Graham Pirie has a copy of Which Digital if anyone is interested.
Graham Bowen talked through some of the "jargon" that comes with the literature on Digital Camera's e.g. Compact Flash, Smart Card, xD cards etc.
Keith Partridge the famous photographer from the film, Touch the Void, is to be in Cupar on 9th Nov. More details will follow under separate cover.
12 entries have already been received for the Autumn Leaves Competition.
The competition for November is "A Portrait of a Single Person" which should be brought to the meeting on 1st December. (Graham's tip for this is that your subject should fill the page).
The Millhouse Coffee Shop in Ceres is to be the venue for 1st December meeting. Further details will be forwarded under separate cover early in November.
Finally Thanks to Cliff & Alice for their hospitality.
Next meeting on 1st December is being held @ the Millhouse Coffee Shop in Ceres.
Members to e-mail their "One Summer's Day" entry to Gavin for inclusion on the Rotary Camera Club Web Page, to be shown as a Slideshow.
Last date for "Autumn Leaves" Competition entries is 31st October.
November Competition to be in for 1st December and is "A Portrait of a Single Person".
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View slide show of Summer's Day Competition
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