Program

September through December 2021
Second & Fourth Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30 pm AST
(Programming is subject to change)

SEPTEMBER 14, 2021 Zoom

  • Welcome & Introduction of Executive and Chairs (Beverley)
  • Program Overview & MODL Volunteer Awards (Charlene)
  • 2020-2021 Photographer Of The Year (Sue)
  • Artists’ Talk by DesBrisay Exhibitors (Beverley and Charlene)
  • Field Trip Show: Pine Grove Park (Patty)

» September 25 Due date for Treasure Hunt Competition

SEPTEMBER 28 Zoom

  • Presentation: Marc Koegel – Monochrome (Gary)
  • Tech Tip: Sharpening Definitions (Gary)
  • Member Talk (Trevor)
  • Field Trip Show: East River Shipyard (Charlene)

» October 9 Due date for Monochrome Competition

OCTOBER 12 Zoom

  • Presentation on Blurb Book Publishing by Sara Harley
  • Artists’ Talk from Hennigar Library “Lines and Shapes” Exhibit
  • Competition Show and Results: TREASURE HUNT
  • Field Trip Show: Whirligig and Weathervane Festival, Shelburne

» October 23 Due date for Nature Competition (Print titles, Digital submissions)

OCTOBER 26 Zoom

  • Guest Speaker Presentation: Curtis Jones “The Art of Simplicity—A Minimalist Approach”
  • Travel at Home: Yarmouth to Digby by Peggy Theriault
  • Competition Show and Results: MONOCHROME
  • Photo Share Show: UnChained

» November 6 Due date for Shadows Competition

NOVEMBER 9 Live at the Mahone Bay Centre

  • Show and Tell: My Favourite Photographic Things (Open)
  • Artists’ Talk by DesBrisay exhibitor (Daniel & Ravin)
  • Competition: NATURE (Print and Digital)
  • Field Trip Show: Four-Mile Stillwater (Gary)

NOVEMBER 13 Live
Scavenger-Hunt (Field Trip in Blockhouse)

» November 13 Due date for PhotoShare “Number Three”

NOVEMBER 23 Zoom

  • Presentation: David Trattles Documentary
  • Member Talk (John)
  • Competition: Shadows
  • PhotoShare Show: Number Three

November 27 Due date for Looking Back at 2021 Photoshare & Scavenger Hunt

DECEMBER 7 Live

  • TENTATIVE: SOCIAL
  • PhotoShare: Looking Back at 2021
  • Field Trip Show: Scavenger Hunt (Blockhouse)

» December 11 Due date for Land/Sea/Waterscapes Competition (Print titles, Digital images)

January through may 2022
Second & Fourth Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30 pm AST
(Programming is subject to change)

JANUARY 11, 2022 Zoom

  • Members’ Show and Tell
  • Tech Tips: Reusing Frames and Mats (Jock)
  • Competition: LAND/SeaSCAPE (Print and Digital)
  • Travel the World: Don Gorby and his Amazon Tour
  • Slide Shows: Blockhouse Scavenger Hunt and Looking Back at 2021

» January 15 Due date for Silent Essay Competition
» January 22 Due date for Portrait of a Tree Competition

JANUARY 25 Zoom

  • Presentation: Chris McGinnis—MACRO (Gary)
  • Competition: SILENT ESSAY
  • Member Talk (Vicki)

» February 5 Due date for Macro Competition

FEBRUARY 8 Zoom

  • Post-Processing Mini Workshops (3)
  • Competition: PORTRAIT OF A TREE
  • Tech Tip: Mobile Tricks (Ravin)
  • Artist’s Talk: Debrisay Feb-April Exhibit

FEBRUARY 22 Zoom

  • Guest Speaker: Sara Silks (Sara)
  • Competition: MACRO
  • Tech Tips: Mono-pods and Tripods (Anna)
  • Travel the World (Deborah)

» February 26 Due date for Sight and Sound Essay Competition
» March 5 Due date for Creative Competition

MARCH 8 Zoom

  • Guest Speaker: Matt Smith (iNaturalist)
  • Competition: SIGHT AND SOUND Essay
  • How I Got That Shot (Ravin)
  • Member Talk (Linda)

MARCH 22  Zoom

  • Guest Speaker: David Chapman “Wild Weird and Wacky Weather” (Charlene)
  • Competition Review: CREATIVE
  • How I Got That Shot (Ravin)
  • Member Talk (Linda)

» March 26 Due date for New Member Competition
» April 2 Due date for Weathered Photoshare submissions

APRIL 12 Live, LCLC Active Living Studio

  • Guest Presentation: Corey J. Isenor
  • Competition: New Member
  • Anniversary Planning (Exhibit Committee)
  • PhotoShare Show: Weathered

APRIL 26 Zoom

  • Presentation: Scottish Travels (Patty Winfield)
  • Overview of upcoming AGM (description and discussion about volunteer positions)
  • How I Got That Shot (Charlene Morton)
  • Next season’s program (break-out discussion groups)

APRIL 30 Field Trip: Greenwood Military Aviation Museum

April 30 Due date for for 2021/22 Retrospective Photoshare submissions

May 3 Due date for Smile Photoshare submissions

MAY 10  Zoom

  • Annual General Meeting and 2022/23 Planning
  • 2021/22 Competition Awards
  • PhotoShare Shows: Smile Award and 2021/22 Retrospective

MAY 17 Cancelled

  • Year-End Dinner & Social