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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January 18 Photo Club Meeting: Monica Royal

Monica Royal

UPDATE: due to an illness Monica had to cancel and Steve Cirone filled in for her with a presentation on mastering bird and insect photography. We are working with Monica to reschedule her for a later date. Please check our 2018 Calendar to see who else will be presenting at the club’s next meetings.

You are invited to the January 18 Meeting of the San Diego Photo Club featuring Monica Royal. Monica Royal has held a long time fascination with the macro world. She sees things others don’t and she loves to share her vision!

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