January 2022 Monthly Meeting (via Zoom)

Our next monthly meeting is on Thursday, January 13, starting at 7 PM via Zoom. This meeting will be a member critique. Join a bit early to assure your connectivity and socialize. A link to the meeting will be sent in advance via email to members and interested non-members. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please send an email to flatirons [at] flatirons@flatironsphotoclub.org with the subject line ‘Mailing list’.

Each member may submit up to 2 images to share and talk about and to receive member feedback. Details of the submittal requirements are at this link. The deadline to submit your images is Monday the 10th at noon.. The special topic is ‘Shooting through a surface (like steamy glass or other translucent material)’. (A list of special topics for 2022 is at https://flatironsphotoclub.org/competition-special-topics.) Images will be shown individually and not categorized into topics and of course, no awards. Just a lot of talk about pictures.

We encourage all members to participate. It’s a great opportunity totalk about our work and learn from each other.

And as always, if you wish to share images, you must have paid your dues. Single member dues are only $20 and families are just $25 per calendar year. You can now pay Club dues via PayPal at https://flatironsphotoclub.org/flatirons-photo-club-dues-payments. If you would prefer to pay by check or cash, please email our treasurer at flatirons[at]flatironsphotoclub.com.

Flatirons Photo Club Annual Competition and Meeting (via Zoom)

As is our tradition, we will have an annual competition at our December meeting on Thursday, December 9 at 7 PM (held via Zoom). Members will submit their best work for us to see. The judge this year will be Rob Lantz, photographer and owner of R Gallery.

If you are interested in receiving our email notices and a link to our meetings, please send a request to flatirons[at]flatironsphotoclub.org.

Members: Dues for 2022 are now due. Single member dues are $20 and families are $25 per calendar year. You can now pay Club dues via PayPal at https://flatironsphotoclub.org/flatirons-photo-club-dues-payments.

Club Officers for 2022

At the November 2021 meeting, the Club elected officers for 2022:

President – Donna Coleville
Vice-President/Program Chair – Chip Blach
Treasurer – Ilene Meyers
Secretary – Marianne Weingroff

The Club Steering Committee includes Officers and:

Vandy Vandervort
Mike Goss
Larry Trilling
Preston Newell
John Harmon (webmaster)
Peter Bandurian (projectionist)

November 2021 Monthly Meeting (via Zoom)

Our next monthly meeting is on Thursday, November 11th, starting at 7 PM via Zoom. This will be a member critique. We will also have our annual meeting and officer elections.  Join a bit early to assure your connectivity and socialize.

A link to the meeting will be sent in advance via email to members and interested non-members. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please send an email to flatirons [at] flatirons@flatironsphotoclub.org with the subject line ‘Mailing list’.

As a reminder, members may enter up to two images for the critique, in any of the categories outlined on the website. This link gives instructions on the categories and how to submit: https://flatironsphotoclub.org/monthly-members-competition . The Special Topic for the meeting is “motion”. 

October 2021 Monthly Meeting (via Zoom)

Our next monthly meeting is on Thursday, October 11th, starting at 7 PM via Zoom. This will be a program meeting, not the print workshop we had hoped to do. Join a bit early to assure your connectivity and socialize. A link to the meeting will be sent in advance via email to members and interested non-members. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please send an email to flatirons [at] flatirons@flatironsphotoclub.org with the subject line ‘Mailing list’.

Russ Burden https://www.russburdenphotography.com/ will be our presenter. He has just returned from Tanzania and we will see new images from his photo safari. Russ will judge a member competition. As a reminder, members may enter up to two images for the competition. The special topic is “yellow”. We encourage all members to participate. It’s a great opportunity to learn from our accomplished presenter. And as always, if you wish to share images, you must have paid your dues. 

June 2021 Monthly Meeting

Our last meeting before summer break is Thursday, June 10th at 7pm, meeting via Zoom. A link to the meeting will be sent in advance via email to members and interested non-members. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please send an email to flatirons [at] flatirons@flatironsphotoclub.org with the subject line ‘Mailing list’. Join a bit early to assure your connectivity and socialize.

Brendan Davis, Photographer/Filmmaker will be presenting the program. Brendon is based in Boulder, but travels extensively and has a diverse photography portfolio. His projects focus on “stories of people and places that feel important.” You can view Brendan’s work at his website: brendanpdavis.com

After the program (hour 2), we will have a member competition. Our presenter will judge the competition. Each member may submit up to 2 images. Use the naming protocols outlined in our submittal guidelines at
https://flatironsphotoclub.org/monthly-members-competition. The deadline to submit your images is Monday, June 7 at noon.

This month the special topic is “focus on the story”. The images in this category can be in any style, but the photographs in this category will capture & freeze a moment in time while conveying an emotion, expressing a mood, sharing an idea and telling a story.

Here’s a link to our regular categories and additional information about the monthly competitions https://flatironsphotoclub.org/competitions.

We encourage all members to participate. It’s a great opportunity to show our work and learn from each other.

And as always, if you wish to share images, you must have paid your dues!