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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!


 


2016 Calendar

Date
Event Information
Saturday June 25
Field Shoot
Private tour of Hoen and Company Warehouse at 11:00 am. 
See details and RSVP.  Members only.

Thursday June 30
Program
Burke Seim of Service Photo will demonstrate new lenses.

Thursday July 14
Program
Vicki Gray - Marketing Our Work

Using Social Media to Promote your Photography

Hate social media? Join the club! Most people look at these sites as entertaining at best, and tedious and frustrating at worst. However, they are also are powerful, free tools that can help attract new clients, achieve visibility for your images and enhance your professional reputation. Vickie Gray is a photographer who has spent the past 25+ years as a marketer for law firms. She is an early adopter of social media, realizing its incredible potential to connect people and communicate key business messages. Vickie will present a strategic comparison of Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn, the strengths and weakness of each platform, and how photographers can leverage each most effectively to achieve their professional goals. As someone who is embarking on a second career in photography, Vickie will share her own experience transitioning from a corporate background to the creative field, a process in which social media has played a crucial role. Her social media profiles can be viewed at:

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/vickiegray

Facebook: www.facebook.com/vickiegray1

Instagram: www.instagram.com/vickiegrayimages

Website: www.vickiegrayimages.com


Thursday July 28
Program
Bob Stockfield - Photographing People - Candidly!

Bob will help us  understand and use the techniques and the thinking that go into photographing people candidly. Topics will include how to find and create situations for candid photography; what makes subjects interesting; how to capture the moment; how and when to approach the subject. Etc.

Bob Stockfield, M.S. (Journalism and Mass Communications), is a regional freelance photographer who does editorial work for companies and nonprofits. He has been a university instructor as well as a photo editor and staff photographer at daily newspapers in Louisiana, New York and Maryland.

Thursday August 11
Program
Karen Messick - Cell Phone Photography

http://karenmessickiphone.blogspot.com

http://karenlmessickphotography.com.


Club member Karen Messick will cover iPhoneography skills for both the casual and the experienced photographer.  Turn your mobile phone into your best camera.Transform your images into works of art, introduce “Apps” for capturing and processing images, and the fundamentals and functionality of the iPhone 5, 5s, or 6s, including understanding setting resolution, creating and organizing albums, and workflow transfer. For those that missed her Odessey Class in Feb & March at Johns Hopkins.

Thursday August 25
Program

Bill Bitman - Successful Nature Photographs and How To Create Them

william-bitman.pixels.co

Thursday September 1
Welcome Back
Pot Luck Dinner