Program

Schedule: 2019-2020 (subject to change)
You can download this years schedule in PDF format (updated Feb 13, 2020): BPS Schdule Feb2020edit

For inquiries, contact BPS Executive

Tuesday September 10th
• Presentation: 2019-2020 Program Overview, Charlene Morton
• Tech Tips: Resizing and Renaming Images, Sue Hutchins
• Presentation: Summer Miksang Program, Joanne Roy and Gary Smith
• Photo Shows: Pubnico and Kite Festival Summer Field Trips

Tuesday September 24th
• Presentation: Commercial and Fine Art Photography, Ted Coldwell
• Member Introductions: Sara Harley and Gary Smith
• Photo Show: Digby Scallop Days Field Trip

Tuesday October 8th
• Presentation: 2018-2019 Photographer Of The Year, Linda Hall
• Member Introductions: Dave Collins and Beverley Richardson
• Tech Tips: Getting the Best Exposure, John Burnett
• Photo Shows: Sheep Farms (May) Field Trip; Mannequins and Shop Windows PhotoShare

Tuesday October 22nd
• Presentation: Travel and Photo Tour, Brian Merry (Alberta)

Tuesday November 12th
• Competitions: Nature and The Way We Live
• Member Introductions: Sue Hutchins and Anna Mallin
• Photo Shows: Tusket Islands and Mount Uniacke Estate field trips
• Workshop: Best Exposures, Snapseed, Abstract Quiz, Candid Pics, “Why Am I Here” Survey

Tuesday November 26th
• Presentation: Panoramic Photography, Richard Novossiltzeff
• Competition: Treasure Hunt
• Member Introductions: Tammy Mercer and Ward Isnor
• Photo Shows: Terra Beata Cranberry Farm field trip

Tuesday December 10th
• Mid-Year Social & Dinner
• Photo Shows: Looking Back at 2019

Tuesday January 14th
• Presentation: Cell Phone Photography Part II, Beverley Richardson
• Photo Shows: Kejimkujik Seaside Adjunct Field Trip
• Tech Tips: Monochrome, John Burnett
• Member Introductions: Reginald Archibald

Tuesday January 28th
• Competition: Open Print
• Presentation: Intimate Landscapes, Krista McCuish
• Photo Show: People At Play photoshare

Tuesday February 11th [Cancelled because of weather]
Presentation by Damian Lidgard postponed to April 14th
Photo Shows: Entangled PhotoShare and Scavenger Hunt Field Trip [Dropbox viewing]

Tuesday February 25th
• Presentation by Paul Haresign Williams: Photography and Design
• Competitions: Portrait and Silent Essay
• Member Introductions: Doug Langley and Julie Naas
• Photo Show: Aspotogan Shoreline and Lobster Crawl Field Trip

Tuesday, March 10th
• Presentation by Mike Bayer/Henry’s Camera Store: The Nuts and Bolts of Macro Photography
• Member Introductions: Kathryn Price
• Photo Show: Smile Award and Draw
• Tech Tips: Portrait Genre, Karen Parnell Herrick

Tuesday March 24th
• Competitions: Sight & Sound, Landscape/Seascape, and Monochrome
• Tech Tips: High Dynamic Range, Gary Smith
• Member Introductions: Sanda Burnett and Karen Parnell Herrick
• Workshop, 2 Stations: Posed and Candid Portraits; Talking Composition

Tuesday April 14th
• Presentation by Damian Lidgard, Nature Conservancy—Sable Island Institute
• Competitions: New Members and Motion
• Shows: Military Aviation Museum Field Trip and My Backyard through the Seasons

Tuesday April 28th
• Presentation by Kas Stone: Image Evaluation and Discussion
• Photo Show: Blue Beach Field Trip

Tuesday May 12th
• Annual General Meeting and 2020-2021 Planning

Wednesday May 20th
• Social, Awards, and Year-End Dinner