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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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Meetings start 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.

2018 Spring Trip
Western Maryland and Lonaconing Silk Mill
May 18 - 20
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Visitors are always welcome!




2018 Calendar

Date
Event Information
Thursday February 8
Program 12
Lynn Silverman
Faculty/Photographer at MICA

Lynn Silverman received her BFA from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and her MA in Fine Art from Goldsmiths’ College in London, England. She has participated in many solo and group exhibitions in Europe, Australia, and the United States. In addition to publishing four books, her work may be found in public collections in the Australia and Great Britain.  In 2010, she was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to the Czech Republic.  She currently teaches at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. Her biographical sketch is at:

https://www.mica.edu/About_MICA/People/Faculty/Faculty_List_by_Last_Name/Lynn_Silverman.html

You can view Lynn's images at her website:
http://lynnsilverman.com/

As part of Lynn’s presentation, she will discuss how to assemble and curate a photographers portfolio or “body of work.” At a future date (tentatively set as May 17th), BCC members will be able to submit a portfolio to Lynn for her assessment and feedback.

Thursday February 15
Digital Competition 6
Theme: Open


Thursday February 22
Program 13

Tenney Mason-- “Instagram as a Source of Quality Photography

Tenney Mason is a retired, award winning staff photographer and director of photography for Patuxent Publishing Co. — at one time a chain of 16 suburban newspapers serving the Baltimore/Washington corridor.

After his retirement, Tenney became very active on Instagram, and over the past five years has averaged over 300 posts per year on his @tenneymason IG account.   He uses the program as an archive and/or portfolio for his recent and past images; and as a source for discovering and following the amazing multitude of superb image makers who frequent the platform.

Tenney started making 8x8 prints of his photos several years ago, and recently had a one man show at the Glenelg Country School Gallery near Ellicott City. The title of the show was INSTAVISION. The goal was to create an Instagram experience on a gallery wall.

Tonight Tenney will share some of his thoughts and opinions on Instagram’s role as an outlet for outstanding imagery, and will talk about the logistics and rewards of producing an exhibit with a different  twist.

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/howard/ellicott-city/ph-ho-lt-tenney-instragram-1123-story.htm


https://2summers.net/2016/07/18/72-year-old-dad-arrested-police-brutality/


On Instagram @ tenneymason

Thursday March 1
Print Competition 6
Theme: Open

Judge: Alan Gilbert    www.doc-baltimore.com

Thursday March 8
Program 13

Bob Hansen-- “Panoramas”


In his presentation, Bob will discuss:
Why – do I want a panorama of….
What – is a panorama…
How do I make one - do I have to learn a new skill?
Do I have to  buy and learn how to use special equipment?
Do I have to buy and learn new software?
This program will answer these questions and enable you to make panoramas if you are not already doing so.

Thursday March 15
Digital Competition 7
Theme:  Open

Judge:  Matt Roth   https://www.mattrothphoto.com

Thursday March 22
Program 14

Kenny Epps-- “Impact Portrait Photography”

http://www.kennyeppsphotography.com/


Thursday March 29
No Meeting at Church
Alternative activity to be announced
Thursday April 5
Program 16

Thursday April 12
Print Competition 7

Thursday April 19
Program 17

Thursday April 26
Digital Competition 8

Thursday May 3
Program 18

Thursday May 10
Print Competition 8

Thursday May 17
Program 19
Body of Work. Members of BCC will submit portfolios of their photographic work to Lynn Silverman for assessment and feedback in advance of the meeting. During the meeting, Lynn will evaluate the images and give feedback.

Fri May 18 - Sun May 20
Spring Trip
Western Maryland and Lonaconing Silk Mill
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Thursday May 24
Digital Competition 9

Thursday May 31
Print Competition 9

Thursday June 7
Feedback Night
Ice Cream Social
Saturday June 9
Annual Year End Competition
Annual year end competition at church.  Limited to competition committee members and member volunteers.