Thu, 3 Nov – Sat, 17 Dec Exhibit: Month-long CPS Member Exhibit at Sewell Mill Library, 2051 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068 (see opening night on Thu, 3 Nov below). All are welcome.
Mon, 5 Dec, 7 PM. Competition: Theme: Second Chance. There will not be an in-person or Zoom session for December’s Competition evening. The December competition’s Second Chance themed winning photographs will be revealed at our annual Dinner/Awards event on Fri, 9 Dec.
Mon, 5 Dec. Social Media. Monthly Photo Challenge. All club members will receive an email detailing the challenge topic and the hyperlink to upload their photos to our club’s Facebook page album. The Photo Challenge is not competitive but gives members and visitors an opportunity to challenge themselves with a specific theme and receive helpful, constructive feedback from fellow club members. All are welcome.
Fri, 9 Dec, 7 PM. Social: Annual Awards Ceremony and Dinner at Marietta Fish Market. Please RSVP/Sign up by Sun, 4 Dec so we can notify the restaurant. You can RSVP/Sign up here.
Sun, 11 Dec. Exhibit: New deadline to submit photographs for the Wilderness Photography Foundation (WPF) Tour. To allow for new submissions for othercategories left off the original judging and ensure all submissions are US-only wildlife, our judging deadline is extended to Sun, 11 Dec. The winning fine art photographs will join a traveling exhibition in 2023 – 2024. Note that all photos must be of US wildlife. Hosting gallery website information here. Submit photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. Club members only.
Sat, 17 Dec, 7 PM. Field Trip: Atlanta Zoo’s Chinese Lantern Festival. This is a first for our club’s field trip agenda so here’s to capturing some unusual photos and enjoying the evening’s festivities at the Zoo. Evening admission is general- $25 and seniors- $22. Carpooling from Sewell will leave at 6 PM. Festival information here and our club’s RSVP/Sign up email to come early December. All are welcome.
Mon, 19 Dec, 10:30 – 7:30 PM. Exhibit: Pick up CPS Exhibit photos at Sewell Mill Library, 2051 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068. Club Exhibitors only.
Tue, 20 Dec, 7 PM. New Members: CPS Welcome/New Member Zoom Orientation. Dee Dee Bonesteel, Welcome Chair, welcomes our newest members to learn about our club resources and review the process to compete in our club’s competition. Q&A time is included. The Zoom meeting URL will be emailed to all new club members.
FYI: Sun, 25 Dec. Christmas.
Mon, 2 Jan, 3 PM. Deadline for Digital Image Submissions: General- Vintage Theme (no time limit for this month’s competition). One of our favorite monthly competitions, our January session allows any and all photos to compete for our General theme. Email your digital image nomination and the required competition form(s) via email: email@example.com. Club members only.
Future Activities and Events
Sat, 14 Jan. Field Trip: Savoy and Booth Museums.
Sat, 4 Feb. Learning Workshop. Preparing and Printing Your Photographs for Club Print Competitions.
Spring/Summer. Learning Workshop. Painting with Light. Club members only.
Spring/Summer. Social: Club Potluck, Social, and Learning Workshop.
May. Extended Field Trip: Saint Augustine (possibly Viera, FL). Club members only.
Become A Member
How do I pay? *Pay $40 by Check: Cobb Photographic Society, PO Box 267, Smyrna, GA 30081 *Pay $40 by Check/Cash: Monthly CPS meetings (face-2-face) *Pay $40 by PayPal: PayPal payment to our treasurer: firstname.lastname@example.org