Tag: Photography

Light Painting with SaddleBrooke Photography Club

Dee English It was an evening of spectacular lights, movement, shapes and art created by the photographers who participated in the “Painting with Light” workshop. Light saber swords, glow sticks, electro-luminescent wires, light balls and other gadgets were twirled, wiggled and swept through the air to create patterns captured by cameras using a long exposure.…

Photography Club captures the All Souls Procession

Vicki Cunningham The SaddleBrooke Photography Club’s November trek was to the All Souls Procession in downtown Tucson Sunday, November 5. This is perhaps one of the most important, inclusive and authentic public ceremonies in North America today. The procession had its beginnings in Tucson, Arizona in 1990 with a ceremonial performance piece created by local…

Creative Photography class in session

Cell phone creativity

Dee English Let’s face it—when you talk about creative photography, the field is wide open. Unlike the technical side of photography that can be mastered by following specific workflows, there are no clear workflows for being creative. This is what makes creative photography challenging. It’s also why many photographers find photography to be a lifelong…

Photo Club critters competition

Ellen Victor’s entry

Vicki Cunningham There are competitions in our area that may be entered as an incentive to become a better photographer. One of the aims when the SaddleBrooke Photo Club started this year was to enter the Arizona Camera Club Council’s fall and spring competitions. Learning to make the best possible pictures can help you reach…

Finding Neverland

Peaches

Barbara Wilder and Vicki Cunningham Not all field trips in the SaddleBrooke Photography Club involve traveling a long distance. Recently some of the members visited a local Farmer’s Market in Catalina, just a short drive from our homes. Our Garden, six acres of organic vegetables, fruit and nuts, is located on Stallion Lane just off…

Digital Imaging Group of SaddleBrooke announces name change and fall/winter lineup

Before and After: An example of the capabilities of currently available photo editing software; photos and editing by Byron Cotter using Adobe Photoshop.

Jim Hagedon SaddleBrooke’s Digital Imaging Group has changed its name to the Digital Photography Club of SaddleBrooke. According to the club’s President John Triebe, “The new name better reflects the changes in photographic technology since the group first gathered in 2004. The new name also lets us keep our acronym: DIGital Photography Club of SaddleBrooke…