Monthly Archives: October 2013

Moon Photography: 6 Tips for Better Moon Photos ~ Anne McKinnell

The moon is something so familiar to us, and yet so strange that it’s mesmerizing. It’s at once commonplace and extraordinary. As photographers, we are drawn to it in an attempt to convey the intrigue we feel when we look … Continue reading

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Polarizing & Neutral Density Filters: Essentials for Landscape Photography ~ Jeff Guyer

In landscape photography, just as in portraits, fashion, products, or any other subject matter, accurate color capture is crucial. What makes it so much more difficult with landscapes, however, is the wider disparity in dynamic range, not only between foreground and … Continue reading

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Polaroid iM1836 micro 4/3 interchangeable lens camera now available

http://androidcommunity.com/polaroid-im1836-micro-43-interchangeable-lens-camera-now-available-20131024/ The Polaroid iM1836 camera was the subject of numerous leaks and was then officially unveiled in January, during CES. At the time Polaroid had said the camera would be arriving during the first quarter of the year and with … Continue reading

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October Newsletter is posted

The Club’s October newsletter is now posted on the Ladysmith Camera Club Website October 2013 Ladysmith Camera Club Newsletter draft

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Color Management Webinars

Color Munki (X-Rite) host a webinar series on color management, Photoshop tools as well as special shooting conditions.  Their archive can be found at http://www.xritephoto.com/ph_learning.aspx?action=webinarsarchive  

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7 Lifestyle Photography Tips ~ Annie Tao

Lifestyle Photography has been around for as long as there were cameras, but it was called Photojournalism and was mostly seen only in the newspapers.  During those times, most Portrait Photographers captured their subjects posed and “perfect”.   Once DSLRs infiltrated … Continue reading

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September Newsletter is now posted on the Club Website

Hello Club Members The September Newsletter is now posted on the Club Website September 2013 Ladysmith Camera Club Newsletter

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Photo Contest Guide to Judging

Cim MacDonald’s guide to judging photos is now posted in the Download section of the Club website Photo Contest Guide to Judging Criteria

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Photoshop Sharpening

Cim MacDonald mentioned image sharpening in her presentation at the September Ladysmith Club Meeting.  Brad Grigor kindly extended the process and a couple of references for sharpening in Photoshop. The method Cim uses for sharpening that works only on the … Continue reading

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Ten items you should have in your camera bag

What’s in your camera bag? A camera (hopefully) and maybe a lens or two, but that’s probably not everything that you need. In this article we’re looking at ten items that deserve a place in every photographer’s kit bag, whatever … Continue reading

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