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December 12, 2019 Annual Meeting

Please join us for our annual competition and holiday meeting on Thursday, December 12 at 6:30 PM! Club members may submit images for the competition:

A)  Members may submit up to 5 entries spread across the 5 categories. Example: 3@ Digital Realism, 1@ Print Realism, 1@ Print Monochromatic.

B)  The five categories are:

  • Digital Realism (Digital files that look like a traditional photo)
  • Digital Special Effects (obviously digitally manipulated in Photoshop or Lightroom, etc.)
  • Print Realism (the print looks like a traditional photo)
  • Print Special Effects (obviously digitally manipulated)
  • Print Monochromatic (Black & White)

The judges will also select a Best of Show.

C)  Bring your prints to Mike’s on Thursday, Dec 12. On the back of each print please state: Photographer’s name, print title and category.

D)  Submit your digital entries by Dec 9.  Monday PM to: flatirons@flatironsphotoclub.org

See the Submission Guidelines for more details about entries.

November 14, 2019 Monthly Meeting

The Flatirons Photo Club is proud to present Colorado photographer Jen Magnuson at our monthly Thursday, November 14th meeting at Mike’s Camera. Jen will show some of her people, portrait, sports and outdoor imagery, along with providing some insight into her photography techniques.

The Flatirons Photo Club meets at Mike’s Camera, 2500 Pearl Street in Boulder. We meet the second Thursday of the month, except July and August. Social starts at 6:30PM and our programs begin at 7PM. Use the entrance 50 feet left of Mike’s main entrance. Take the elevators to the second floor.

This meeting will include election by Club members of officers for 2020-2021.

All Flatirons Photo Club meetings are free and open to the public. Single member dues are $20 and families are $25 per calendar year.

October 10, 2019 Monthly Meeting

The Flatirons Photo Club is proud to present outdoor photographer Rob Lantz at our Thursday, October 10th meeting at Mike’s Camera. All Flatirons Photo Club meetings are free and open to the public.

Colorado photographer Rob Lantz will presents some of his outstanding imagery while discussing ideas and tips that can help any photographer take better photos. Now, Rob Lantz Photography offers all-inclusive landscape workshops into Colorado’s wildest and most beautiful places.

The Flatirons Photo Club meets at Mike’s Camera, 2500 Pearl Street in Boulder. We meet the second Thursday of the month, except July and August. Social starts at 6:30PM and our programs begin at 7PM. Use the entrance 50 feet left of Mike’s main entrance. Take the elevators to the second floor.

October’s special topic is STREET PHOTOGRAPHY. See https://flatironsphotoclub.org/monthly-members-competition for submissions guidelines.

September 12, 2019 Monthly Meeting

On Thursday, September 12th, the Flatirons Photo Club will have its annual PORTFOLIO NIGHT:  A night when 6-8 of its members will show some of their photography.

Stars and Milky Way during a lunar eclipse, Forest Canyon Overlook, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.

All Flatiron Photo Club meetings are free and open to everyone.  The Flatirons Photo Club meets at Mike’s Camera in Boulder on the second Thursday of the month (except July and August). Social starts at 6:30 PM and Portfolio Night begins at 7PM. Use the doors on the southeast corner (left of the Main Entrance). Then take the elevators to the second floor.

Portfolio Night presenters are: Mark Shegda; Anne Schur; Chip Blach; John Harmon; Winn Robbins; Monica Chace; Scott Allan and Peter Bandurian.

FPC Club Members Selected for Exhibits

FPC member Kathleen Christensen has had three of her photos selected to be in a juried photography exhibit put on by Boulder County Parks and Open Space. (All the photos in the exhibit are of Boulder County open space properties.) The exhibit will be up through September 6. More details here: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/1294108457412259/

FPC member Preston Newell has had all five of his entries accepted for the Colorado State Fair this year. One photograph won 3rd place in Digital Arts and another won 3rd place in Photography. The Colorado State Fair runs from August 23 to September 2 in Pueblo.

FPC members Ginger Zukowski and Marianne Weingroff are showing photos in the ‘Lines’ exhibit running through September 1 at the R Gallery, 2027 Broadway, Boulder, Colorado.

FPC member Vandy Vandervort received a 3rd place in the Adult Advanced Creative Digital class at the Boulder County Fair in August. She also has entries in the upcoming ‘Colorado Aperture 2019’ show at The Depot Art Gallery, 2069 W Powers Ave, Littleton, CO 80120. The exhibit runs from Tuesday, August 27, 2019 through Saturday, September 28, 2019. The reception and awards presentation will be held on Friday, September 6, 2019 from 5 to 8pm. In addition, she will have entries at the North Boulder Recreation Center exhibit in October, 2019.