February 15 Photo Club Meeting – Larry Vogel

You are invited to the February 15 meeting of the San Diego Photo Club featuring landscape photographer Larry Vogel with his presentation:  “Shooting and Processing Award Winning Landscape Photographs – What Would Ansel Do?”

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Alexander S. Kunz is a landscape and nature photographer originally from Germany. He moved to San Diego in 2010 and specializes on our local landscapes. He currently serves as the San Diego Photo Club’s vice president and also teaches the club’s Lightroom workshops at the MOPA.

February 2018 Photo Quest: Perspective

Looking straight up into a canopy of Coast Live Oaks.

Is there anything that’s more interesting in photography than playing with perspective? Compress it with a telephoto lens. Exaggerate it with a wide angle lens. Show the relationship of objects in your composition with the use of perspective. Point your camera straight up or straight down for an unusual perspective of the world. And all … Read more…

January 20th Activity: Ramona Hawk Watch

Photo by Steven Cirone

On January 20 we visit a Hawk Watch Event of the Wildlife Research Institute. The Hawk Watch is held every Saturday in January and February – you can go any Saturday, but our club will meet as a group on Saturday, January 20th.

This is a fantastic opportunity to get up close with beautiful birds even when you do not have a long telephoto lens – the birds sitting on perches or with their handlers will make it possible to get much, much closer than you normally would in the wild. Nevertheless, please be extremely respectful to both people and animals.

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Alexander S. Kunz is a landscape and nature photographer originally from Germany. He moved to San Diego in 2010 and specializes on our local landscapes. He currently serves as the San Diego Photo Club’s vice president and also teaches the club’s Lightroom workshops at the MOPA.

2017 Contest: Winners Galleries

1st place, Night & Astro category: Shuwen Lisa Wu

We have completed compiling galleries of all the winning images from the club’s 2017 photo contest and you can easily access all of the galleries from this index page:

2017 Photo Contest Winners

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Alexander S. Kunz is a landscape and nature photographer originally from Germany. He moved to San Diego in 2010 and specializes on our local landscapes. He currently serves as the San Diego Photo Club’s vice president and also teaches the club’s Lightroom workshops at the MOPA.

La Jolla Bird Photos

Brandt's Cormorants, by Shuwen Lisa Wu

On December 23rd we met at La Jolla Cove for some bird photography with Steven Cirone. Here are the photos that some of the participants made:

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Alexander S. Kunz is a landscape and nature photographer originally from Germany. He moved to San Diego in 2010 and specializes on our local landscapes. He currently serves as the San Diego Photo Club’s vice president and also teaches the club’s Lightroom workshops at the MOPA.

December 23rd Activity: La Jolla Birds, Thomas Mangelsen Gallery Visit with Steven Cirone

Our last activity of the year will be bird photography with the club’s own Steven Cirone as the activity leader and coordinator. Club members and anyone who wants to join will meet on Saturday, December 23rd at 7am near the Cave Store (address: 1325 Coast Blvd, La Jolla, CA 92037 – on Google Maps, you’ll … Read more…