Contributed by Jennifer Tigges
On a cold January night we were pleasantly surprised that 19 club members were in attendance.
Bald Eagle Watch review. The eagle watch had a good crowd. Special thanks to Kevin McTague, DeWayne Beecher, Ron and Jennifer Tigges and Adam Ploessl for helping with cameras, spotting scopes and educating the public about our club.
Library pickup. For those who were part of the Carnegie-Stout Public Library Holiday Exhibition, please pick up your work January 26th after 4:00 or the following day.
There were some discussion about possible themes for the Dubuque Museum of Art. Bring your ideas to the next meeting.
Discussion of possibly setting up a shoot at the new local indoor skateboard park, Olliewood Action Sports.
We reviewed the November 2015 returns and the January submissions with some discussion of how the images were created.
February 1. Regular meeting, submissions due, returns, discuss options/theme for Dubuque Museum of Art Exhibition and go over how to create a sepia or black and white image.
February 15 meeting. Mike Burley from the Telegraph Herald will be our guest speaker.
Continuing Education Possibilities:
Rick Sammon Photograpy Seminars, Peoria, Illinois. More information.
2016 Winter Education Event, hosted by the Quad Cities Photography Club. Featuring Bob Davis, Ty Smedes, and Stan Bousson. February 6, Davenport, Iowa. More information here.
Wildlife photography workshop with Moose Peterson. Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. till around 5:00 p.m.(previously Canon Explorers of light series). Moose uses a Nikon camera. More information here.