FYI: Sat, 2 Jul through Mon, 4 Jul. Fourth of July weekend.
Mon, 4 Jul, 3 PM. Competition: Deadline for Digital Image Submissions: General Theme: Straight Out of Camera Photos. Submit your digital entries with competition forms via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Club members only.
Mon, 4 Jul, ~8:15 PM. Field Trip: Marietta Fireworks observed from the National Cemetery. Park near and meet at the Marietta National Cemetery entrance on the corner of Washington Ave and Cole St. We’ll walk a short distance up the road into the cemetery’s first open area. Bring lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks on the cemetery road, elevated above the square. Fireworks will start after dark ~8:45 PM. Use 301 Washington Ave NE, Marietta, GA 30060 for your GPS. More information on Thursday, 1 Jun. Field Trip lead is Pat Fahey, Cell/text: 4042344157.All are welcome. (Photos by Pat Fahey)
Mon, 4 Jul. 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 rather 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.
Tue, 5 Jul, 7:30 PM. Learning Workshop. Photoshop Composites 100. A very basic 30-45 minutes to edit our 4th of July Fireworks photos and build a Photoshop composite from: longer exposed foreground, two to three fireworks bursts. The Zoom session is here; no passcode required (same as our other zoom meetings). (Photos by Pat Fahey)
Mon, 11 Jul, 7 PM. Competition: General Theme: Straight Out of Camera Photos. All are welcome to attend the Zoom meeting here.
Sat, 16 Jul, 2:30 PM Learning Workshop: Natural Light Portraits and Stage Venue Photography. Join Jeff and Phyllis Westland as they share their experiences and conduct a hands-on session to improve our portrait skills under natural light and venue lights. Bring your camera for the workshop. The location for the Sewell Mill Library’s Cultural Center is 2051 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30068. Club members and guests are welcome. (Photos by Jeff and Phyllis Westland)
Mon, 18 Jul, 7 PM. Presentation Evening. Join our evening’s Zoom presentation. All are welcome to attend the Zoom meeting here.
Tue, 19 Jul, 7 PM. New Members: CPS Welcome/New Member Zoom Orientation. New members are welcomed by Dee Dee Bonesteel, Welcome Chair, to learn about our club resources and review the process to compete in our club’s competition. Q&A time is included. Access to the new member Zoom session here. Note: Zoom URL may change in emails to the new club members.
Mon, 25 Jul, 3 PM. Competition: Deadline for Digital Image Submissions: Buildings. Submit your digital entries with competition forms via email: email@example.com. Club members only.
Note: During July and September, our competition dates are pushed back a week to accommodate folks traveling on the 4th of July and Labor Day weekends. Look at the next page for the July competition and digital submission dates.
Club Activities and Events… Beyond…
Mon, 1 Aug., 7 PM. Competition: Buildings. Return to in person meeting at the Sewell Mill Library and Cultural Center.
1 August – 2 September, 2022. Exhibition. Month-long CPS Exhibit. The Art Place-Mountain View. All are welcome.
4 Aug. Exhibition. CPS Exhibition Opening Evening. The Art Place- Mountain View.
FYI, Sat-Mon, 3-5 Sep. Labor Day weekend.
Sat/Sun, 16/17 Sep 2022. Field Trip / Performer-Venue “Up close” club shooting priority. JapanFest 2022. Club members only.
Summer/Fall 2022. Field Trip: Milky Way and Star Trails. All are welcome.
Fall 2022. Exhibition: Online ACP Exhibition. Club members only.
Fall 2022. Learning Workshop: Headshots Using Speedlights and Studio Lights. Club members only.
Fall 2022. Learning Workshop. Composite Photography. Club members only.
Fall 2022. Field Trip: Georgia’s Historical Churches. All are welcome.
Fall 2022. Field Trip: North Georgia’s Waterfalls. All are welcome
November 2022. CPS Exhibition at Sewell Mill and Cultural Center.
Fall 2022. Field Trip: Savannah/Jekyll Island or Saint Augustine/Viera, FL. Club members only.
Fall 2022/Winter 2023. Learning Workshop. Food Photography. 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