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May 23rd

Assignment Forty Five: Raving Fans

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So this is sort of a sports story idea… or a musical artist or author idea. Or a pipe tobacco, collectible, cheese, pizza, camera, or lawnmower idea. Fans come in all flavors for all flavors of things… And that is what this assignment is about. Fans. Heck, my wife will only buy “Hunter” Brand ceiling […]

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May 16th

Assignment Forty Four: A Cook’s Tools

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Thursday’s Images: Thursday’s Critique: With a cook or without a cook. If you are a people person, you will want to show a cook and his/her tools. Which tools? I care not. If you are a still life or food shooter, then that is wonderful as well… do that. If you are focusing on travel/adventure […]

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May 10th

Protected: Sunday Evening “Challenges and Solutions” Meeting

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May 9th

Assignment Forty Three: A “Period” Piece

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PHOTOGRAPH BY RASMUS HALD Thursday: Saturday: Specifics: A photograph that is created to look like something from an earlier time. A “period” piece is an image that calls to an earlier era, but is created in our contemporary time. “Bonnie and Clyde”, “Apollo 13″, “Phantom of the Opera”, that movie where that idiot actor drowns […]

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May 7th

Make Up Assignment Review Time

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NOTICE OF IMPORTANCE FOR ALL ‘ACTIVE’ MEMBERS. All active P52 Members: Any class. Some of you are finding that life (pesky devil) has made it difficult to make the critique sessions. Perhaps like Anders, John, Tomas, Flora, Anna and Filipe, it is because you are sleeping in the middle of the night… well, not Anna […]

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May 6th

Planning for the Meet Up

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Summer to Summer group (those about to finish up in the next 9 weeks or so. Our yearly get together can be in mid October, or we can combine it with the current class which will be February, 2015. I would like to get a feel of how many of you are planning to come […]

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May 3rd

Weekly Photographic Chat: Week One: May 2, 2014

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May 3rd

Leah’s Portrait

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On Saturday’s webinar, we looked at Leah’s first portrait with strobes. She had been mightily working it in Photoshop to get the image to be what she saw in her head. I offered to work on the shot to see what I could do. Leah’s submission above. Leah’s original file below. My version: Photoshop Tutorial: […]

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May 2nd

Assignment Forty Two: Adult Beverage / Lifestyle

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NOTE: TIME HAS MOVED TO 7PM PDT. UNFORESEEN AND IMPORTANT. THURSDAY Critique: Thursday Images: Saturday: Critique: Saturday The tag line for this is “You Just Had To Be Here…” It is a reminder that older folks like to have fun too… the client for this advertorial wants folks over 50 to consider making some changes in […]

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May 1st

Saturday Meeting for all P52 Members.

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ALL P52 MEMBERS: Struggling with an idea for an upcoming assignment? Have a question you need an answer to for your work? Would you want to help someone with an issue? That’s cool. We can do something about that. Saturday Morning, : “Challenges | Ideas | Solutions” 8AM PDT this Saturday: be there or be […]

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