Old train detail, Pacific Southwest Railroad Museum, Campo, California, July 2018.

Photo Quest October: Square

New month and new chance to win absolutely nothing in our monthly photo quest – except for the incredible experience of getting out with your camera, thinking creatively, and making a photo for the quest in which you interpret the theme! Which should be its own reward, of course. On top of that though, your photo will get featured in the gallery of submissions that we post once the quest is complete (and the month is over). Does that sound awesome? Are you in?

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Northern Lights, Lofoten, Norway

September 22 Meeting: Marie Tartar & Steve Eilenberg

You are invited to the September 22 meeting of Sierra Club San Diego Photo Section at the Serra Mesa Kerny Mesa Library Community Room, 9005 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA 92123 – featuring Marie Tartar and Steve Eilenberg of Aperture Photos Arts.

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After/Before comparison: moss-covered rocks, Windansea Beach, La Jolla, California, December 2016.

Sept 29 Workshop: Developing Photos in Lightroom

After the first part of our Lightroom workshop series 2018 in June, about organizing photos, we’re now looking at Developing Photos in Lightroom.

We’re working in Adobe Lightroom Classic CC – the most recent version of the desktop software, but most of what we’re covering will also apply to older versions of Lightroom of course, as well as Lightroom CC, the cloud and mobile device version of Lightroom. The workshop is for Lightroom users who do have a basic knowledge and understanding of the software.

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Shipwreck Tufa under Stars, South Tufa, Mono Lake, California, September 2016

Night is Calling (Photo Quest August)

Depending on where in San Diego you are, your days are either warm, hot, or torrid right now – but the nights are nice when temperatures drop, the skies are mostly clear, the coyotes are singing, the stars are out, and the Milky Way is beautifully visible in all of its glory in summer.

The August theme for our photo quest is Night is Calling – so let’s get out into the night!

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