Mid-Michigan Photography Club September 2022 Updates

October 2022 MMPC Meeting

An in-person meeting of the Mid-Michigan Photography Club is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday October 5, 2022. This will be the annual meeting of the club, including a brief business meeting and election of officers. We will hold a Big Cookie competition and we will discuss photo storage strategies. Members will share their approaches to the storage of digital images.

MMPC Board Election

The MMPC Board meets regularly. The Board meeting schedule is posted on the calendar at http://mmphotoclub.com/calendar. Board elections are scheduled for October 2022. We welcome any MMPC members who are interested in serving on the Board. An election will be held before the October 2022 meeting for the positions of President, Vice-President, and MMPC Board Member at-large. Lenny Robinson has agreed to be nominated as President, and John Stine has agreed to be nominated as Vice President and Glenn Dunn has agreed to be nominated as member at-large. Please contact any MMPC Board member if you are interested in being nominated or if you wish to make an additional nomination. All MMPC members are welcome at all MMPC Board meetings.  Send an email to mmpclansing@gmail.com or bielawp@gmail.com with a nomination or suggestion.

MMPC Annual Dues

The Mid-Michigan Photography Club collects dues annually, for the year beginning in September. The board voted to reduce the cost of being a club member to $25 for the 2022-23 year so please bring that with you to the October meeting. If you need to pay MMPC dues, and can’t make the meeting, send payments to: Karen Towner, 10727 Keefer Highway, Portland, MI 48875.

Big Cookie

The theme for next big cookie is “FUNGI.” Members are encouraged to bring a digital image for the Big Cookie competition at the October meeting.

Save The Dates – Upcoming MMPC Meetings

The Mid-Michigan Photography Club planned meeting dates include:

  • Wednesday October 5, 2022 – MMPC Election of Officers and Program
  • Wednesday November 5,2022
  • Wednesday December 7, 2022 – Holiday Dinner
  • Wednesday January 4, 2023 – Clinic

The web site calendar at http://mmphotoclub.com/calendar/ has been updated to show dates through January 2023.

MMPC Monthly Photo Challenge

Thanks to all who have contributed to the MMPC Photo Challenge. The September theme is Aircraft. It is great to see the submissions on the Facebook page. A gallery of the photos from prior months is on the MMPC web site at http://mmphotoclub.com/monthly-challenge/. 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. The current and upcoming monthly themes for the photo challenge are:

  • September 2022 – Aircraft
  • October 2022- Reflections