Activity night – Edit an image

Posted by on Oct 18, 2018 in Activity Night | 0 comments

On Tuesday 16th October, members brought along their edits of five images they had been given. It was interesting to see how people used different crops, adjustments and effects to correct problems in the original photo vary the focus and mood of their resulting image. Below are the five images showing the original and an animated gif showing some of the edits (unfortunately the gif creates banding on some of the images) Image 1 Original Processed Image 2 Original Processed Image 3 Original Processed Image 4 Original Processed Image 5 Original...

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Taking and Editing Photos on Your iPhone

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Activity Night | 0 comments

Taking and Editing Photos on Your iPhone

The humble phone should not be dismissed as a tool for capturing beautiful images and memories. (As shown at the Club AGM on 17/7/2018 and with apologies to all of the other wonderful brands of phone that are not apple!) The iPhoneography School (iphonephotographyschool.com) has many tutorials on how to capture images with the iPhone. Below is a summary of information from that site and others about Apps for taking photos, editing photos and presenting them as a slideshow. Native iPhone Camera App Doesn’t have DSLR-like manual controls. For example, you can’t set the shutter speed, ISO or...

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Infrared Photography

Posted by on Feb 22, 2018 in Activity Night | 0 comments

Infrared Photography

Thanks to Matt Oliver for his presentation on infrared photography at this week’s activity night. Matt has been wowing us with the photos he’s created with his modified Lumix fixed lens camera. Here is an example:   View his Infrared photography powerpoint and an inspiring flickr group These links have been added to our Resources menu so you can find them later.

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Please vote for our Club’s Quad Comp entries

Posted by on Jul 11, 2017 in Activity Night, General Notice | 0 comments

Please vote for our Club’s Quad Comp entries

It is time to choose the images we wish to represent our club in the forthcoming Quad Comp. We will vote on the print images at our next meeting on 18th July. To select our digital images we have picked images that have done well in our monthly competitions and would like you to vote online for your THREE choices. NOTE: You must log in to your bcc account to be able to view and vote in this poll. If you are no already logged in, please go to the Member menu and log in before clicking on this link. We would like as many members as possible to participate in the selection of entries for the...

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Tutorial by Joel Bramley (June Activity Night)

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Activity Night | 0 comments

Tutorial by Joel Bramley (June Activity Night)

Joel Bramley presented at the recent activity night on June 23rd. It was certainly cold, but many members attended sporting hats and puffer jackets, showing their passion to learn photography! Joel covered the basics of photography and led us on a walk around the lake and down into the creek to experiment with light painting, night photography with a spotlight and photographing the stars. He provided this pdf of the instructions Intro to DSLR Photography Joel also talked about calibrating your Diopter. Here is a link to some tips on that: ‘How to calibrate your Diopter’. Although the...

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Presentation by Peter Dunphy (May Activity Night)

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Activity Night | 0 comments

Presentation by Peter Dunphy (May Activity Night)

Peter Dunphy, a well respected Landscape photographer gave a presentation about landscape photography at our Activity Night on 16th May. His inspiring photos can be viewed in his portfolio on his website: www.peterdunphy.com/ It was an honour to have him present to our group. Peter also runs specialised photography tours which you can find out more about here:...

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