March 2018 MMPC Meeting Reminder

March Meeting

The March meeting of the Mid-Michigan Photography Club is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at the First Presbyterian Church, 510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI.  The March Big Cookie theme is Funny. Penny Eisfelder and Joseph Yarbrough will present Pic and Share presentations. The June Big Cookie theme will be announced at the March meeting.

MMPC Photo Challenge

Thanks to all who have contributed to the MMPC Photo Challenge. A reminder that the February theme is Ice. The March theme will be Looking Out. A total of 25 photos were submitted by 21 MMPC members in January. A gallery of the January photos is on the web site at http://mmphotoclub.com/monthly-challenge/. The February photos will be added at the end of the month. If you do not use the Facebook group, send your entry by email to mmpclansing@gmail.com so that we can post it to the Facebook page. Discussion of the photos, beyond simply liking the picture, is encouraged. Members who post in all 12 months of 2018 will be entered for a gift card drawing at the end of the year.

September 2017 Meeting

Quarterly Big Cookie Competition  

  • The September Big Cookie theme is Red, White and Blue.
  • The theme for the December Big Cookie will be announced at the end of the September meeting.

Speakers

  • Bill Erikson
  • John Stine

Reminders

The September meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church, 510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI.

August 2017 Meeting

To Edit, or Not to Edit.

An Introspective Discussion About Photography, Why We Do It, and the Philosophy Behind the Question: Should We Edit?

Join Rich Wyllis as we discuss the fundamental reasons we practice photography, our goals as photographers, and the ethical boundaries we set for ourselves that inform our processes and determine each final image. Be prepared to participate, discuss, defend your position, and understand others’ points of view.

Reminders

  • The September Big Cookie theme is Red, White and Blue.
  • The annual MMPC Gallery Show is coming up. All MMPC members are encouraged to participate.

The August meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church, 510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI.

Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Mid Michigan Photography Club is Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Our annual Photo Scavenger Hunt scheduled for this evening has been cancelled due to the threat of severe weather. As one member stated, even if it isn’t raining, the humidity will make us feel like it is.