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Baltimore Camera Club meets every Thursday night
Mount Washington United Methodist Church
5800 Cottonworth Ave
Baltimore, MD 21209

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The meeting starts at 8:00pm.  Please arrive at 7:30pm for socializing and club business. 

Weather Cancellation Policy
When Baltimore County Schools are closed, close early or cancel evening activities we will not have the scheduled meeting.

Visitors are always welcome!


  Fall Trip
Pocohontas County, West Virginia
Inn at Mountain Quest
October 16-18, 2015
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Poe Inspired Competition
November 5, 2015
Poe Baltimore Exhibit
January 14, 2015
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2015 Calendar

Date
Event Information
Thursday September 3
Program

Annual Welcome Back Party

Don’t forget it is a potluck!

Thursday September 10
Digital Competition 1

Theme: Open

Judge: Jennifer Bishop, Jennifer Bishop Photography


Thursday September 17
Program 1

Roger Miller will present: Preparing Your Photograph

for Print Competition and Beyond: from your refrigerator to the gallery.


So you have a great print what do
you want to do with it?  The rest of the story! From your refrigerator to the gallery!


Roger will focus on how to prep prints for competition, reviewing materials including everything from rubber cement to archival mounts, framing, selling and exhibiting He will also show some images from his new book: “Naval Academy Annapolis”


Roger Miller, a BCC member who has produced 36 photography books, specializes in romantic, scenic landscapes to studio portraits, and military photos.  He has eight galleries that sell his work

Thursday September 24
Print Competition 1

Thursday October 1
Program 2 at UMBC
We will meet with Tom Beck, Affiliate Associate Professor, Photography Chief Curator, AOK Library at UMBC . He will discuss an exhibition of photos by Walter Rosenblum (1919-2006) who photographed the D-Day landing in 1944 and was one of the first Allied photographers to enter the liberated Dachau concentration camp.  Program begins at 8:00 pm.

Thursday October 8
Digital Competition 2

Thursday October 15
Program 3
Robert Cunningham will discuss and sign his new book: “Afghanistan on the Bounce” which helps to answer the question of what it was like to serve in Afghanistan. Robert is a still photographer who has carried his cameras in more than 24 countries around the world. In 2011, he began working as a war correspondent. With multiple combat embedments spanning from 2011-2014, Cunningham worked throughout Afghanistan, primarily beside the U.S. Army’s 1st Infantry, 10th Mountain, and 101st Airborne Divisions. He started as a photojournalist with his work appearing in multiple national and international publications and broadcasts including: National Geographic, ABC, BBC, Business Insider, CBS, Fox News, Huffington Post, MSNBC, NBC, Army Magazine, and Reader's Digest.

Thursday October 22
Print Competition 2

Thursday October 29
Program 4
Jennifer King: Image Design: The ten principles of design based on her experience, as an art director, that contribute to creating better compositions and more effective images.

Thursday November 5
Digital Competition 3

Theme: “Poe Inspired”

Images should be inspired by the life and legacy of Edgar Allen Poe. This can include images of the Poe House itself or any of a multitude of Poe sites around town.  Images inspired by his many literary works are encouraged as well.

Thursday November 12
Program 5
Arthur Ransome: Complex Simplicity"The role of the photographer is to distill the complex scene in front of them to one of simplicity that recreates the vision and emotional experience.  Black and White photography removes the distraction of color if it is not an important part of the story being told.  In this presentation we will peek into the technical and emotional “toolboxes” available to the photographer to recreate vision and emotion in the images we create in our attempt to emphasize the story we want to tell"

Thursday November 19
Print Competition 3

Thursday November 26
No Meeting
Thanksgiving
Thursday December 3
Program 6

Thursday December 10
Digital Competition 4

Thursday December 17
Holiday Party

Thursday December 24
No Meeting
Christmas Eve
Thursday December 31
No Meeting
New Year's Eve