August 2019 Activity 2: Night Photography at Cuyamaca Lake

Duane Bazzel - Milky Way & Jeffrey Pine Silhouette

Since clouds botched our first attempt for night & Milky Way photography in June, we’re giving it another go at the end of August. Please join the club’s own Duane Bazzel and Mark Ochenduszko for a summer evening photographing the Milky Way at Cuyamaca Lake. Details below.

As usual, this is not a Sierra Club outing. You may join up, leave, participate at your will on the scheduled evening. Please continue reading for the details.

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August 2019 Activity: Dragonflies at Santee Lakes with Steve Cirone

Announcing the Sierra Club Photo Section August 2019 Activity: Photographing Dragonflies at Santee Lakes with our president Steve Cirone.

As usual, this is not a Sierra Club outing. You may join up, leave, participate at your will on the scheduled evening. Please continue reading for the details.

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Photo Quest August 2019: LINES

Lines in a close-up: Leaf Detail

The theme for our August 2019 photo quest is “Lines” – straight lines, curved lines, jagged lines, criss-cross lines, zig-zag lines, leading lines. Lines, lines, lines.

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Gallery: Summertime Blues (Photo Quest July 2019)

Barbara Whitman - Bally Wild Blue

The July 2019 theme for our monthly photo quest was “Summertime Blues” and here’s the gallery with submissions and how our members interpreted the theme. Thanks to everyone who participated!

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August 2019 Meeting: Underwater Portraits with Erika Thornes

Underwater Portrait Photography (C) Erika Thornes

You are invited to the August 2019 meeting of the Sierra Club San Diego Chapter Photo Section at the Serra Mesa/Kearny Mesa Library Community Room. Please continue reading if you’re interested, and find the complete details with date and time at the bottom of this article.

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July 2019 Activity: Japanese Friendship Garden

Stepping stones and yellow blossoms in the Japanese Friendship Garden

The Japanese Friendship Garden San Kei En is an oasis of serenity amidst the buzzing activity of Balboa Park. It is full of beautiful details, plants, water features including a Koi pond, nice paths, and art. For our July 2019 activity, please join us for a contemplative walk through the garden with our vice chair Alexander S. Kunz.

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July 2019 Meeting: Improve Your Skills

FINAL IMAGE: Santa Ynez Golden Hour

You are invited to the July 2019 meeting of the Sierra Club San Diego Chapter Photo Section on Saturday, July 13th, 2019, at the Serra Mesa/Kearny Mesa Library Community Room, from 2 PM to 4 PM (complete details at the bottom of this article).

This month, we’re continuing our ‘summer tradition’ with another Improve Your Skills meeting, bringing you compressed bits of photographic knowledge, easy to understand and absorb, in short segments.

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Photo Quest July 2019: Summertime Blues

Twilight at Windansea Beach, La Jolla, California

Summer is here, temperatures are on the rise, flowers are fading or already gone. The marine layer retreats early and reveals featureless blue skies. The only sliver of hope to keep the creative juices flowing? Another monthly photo quest! This month’s theme:

Summertime Blues

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Gallery: Silhouettes (Photo Quest June 2019)

Ben Radhakrishnan - Behind the Screen Acting

The theme of our monthly photo quest for June 2019 was “Silhouettes” and here is the gallery with photos that our members submitted to the quest.

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POSTPONED – June 2019 Activity: Milky Way Photography with Duane and Mark

The weather forecast predicts mostly overcast skies for Saturday night so we postponed this activity. It has now been rescheduled to August 31st. Details to follow.

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