Program

 

2017
September 11 Mike Kukucska – Hamilton. A presentation covering the three basic types of Astrophotography with particular attention given to single image exposures using standard DSLR gear. We will cover planning, gear, composition and I will present several photos for inspiration
September 25 Monthly Slide & Print Competition #1
October 2 Photoshop ‘We are Just Getting Started’….. Just ask your questions. Photoshop is a complex tool with many more capabilities than most of us can ever use. In the case of a beginner this equates to a massive learning curve. This presentation will cover the basics of Photoshop cc as a stepping stone to successful post processing for the beginner.
October 14 NFRCC Annual Fall Seminar featuring Bill Fortney. http://www.nfrcc.org for more information
October 16 Monthly Slide & Print Competition #2
November 6 Composites – T Lee Kindy
November 20 Monthly Slide & Print Competition #3
December 4 Dark Field Lighting for Glass.  – Cheryl Belzak. Since glass is transparent and highly reflective, presenting it in a photo can be challenging. In this presentation we will explore methods, challenges, tips and tricks to photograph glass. Join us to find out how to experiment with low-cost lighting techniques to photograph glass using the dark field approach (subject defined by light against a dark background).
December 18 Monthly Slide & Print Competition #4, and Christmas Potluck
2018
January 8 Table Top Workshop –  Various stations set up for you to shoot at. Hopefully it will give you some ideas for the long winter nights ahead.
January 22 Monthly Slide & Print Competition #5
February 5 Off Camera Flash Basics – Scott & Chris. A beginners guide to off camera flash. Equipment needed to get started along with basic lighting techniques and how to make the most of what you have already.
February 26 Monthly Slide & Print Competition #6
March 5 Peter Ferguson. “Expanding Our Horizons” –  improve our image-making by stepping outside our comfort zones.
March 19 Slide and Print of the Year Competition
April 2 28th Annual Rainbow Competition hosted by Niagara Falls Camera Club
April 27-29 Can/Am Photo Expo 2017 – Sponsored by the NFRCC. More Info:
www.canamphotoexpo.com
May 5 NFCC Annual Awards Banquet