April 2019 Program Meeting

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 -
6:30pm to 9:30pm

Meeting Location: Eau Gallie Civic Center

1551 Highland Ave, Melbourne, 32935

Doors open at 5:30 to view Contest Photos and to socialize before the meeting.

Presentation Topic: Seeing the Light

Presenter: Beth Reynolds

Camera Club of Brevard’s April 2019 Program Speaker
 
Beth Reynolds, the Director of Photography at the Morean Art Center in  St. Petersburg is the Camera Club of Brevard’s April program presenter.  The topic of Beth’s program is titled “Seeing the Light”.  What a great subject for a program.  Afterall, photographers photograph light.  What is good light?  How does light effect your mood?  What does the color of light mean?  There sure is a lot of information to learn about light.  You’ll have to attend the club’s April program meeting to “See the Light”.
 
Beth earned a Master’s in Fine Arts in Photography from the University of Hartford and has been a photographer-educator for nearly 30 years. Her expertise includes documentary, fine art and portraiture photography. She teaches all levels of photography and has extensive experience leading travel-photo adventure tour groups.  
 
Reynolds’ work is included in the Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota and in multiple collections on the U.S. east coast. In 2019, Beth Received the first Jim Rolston Memorial Professional Development Grant through the St Petersburg Arts Alliance to attend the prestigious John Paul Caponigro Master Artist Workshop held in Maine.  What an achievement!
 
For more information about Beth, visit:
About Beth Reynolds- About Beth Reynolds
WFLA TV Interview with Beth- Interview with Beth
Morean Arts Center- http://www.moreanartscenter.org/
Beth Reynolds Photography at Flickr- Beth Reynolds Flickr

Monthly Competition

Competition Theme: Open - Includes Creative Class

Competition Type: Monthly

Competition Rules:
  • Members in good standing may submit one print photograph.
  • Photographs must have been taken within the previous 18 months.
  • Monthly and Quarterly contest winning photographs (those who have won ribbons) CAN NOT be re-submitted for another monthly contest.
  • Please write your name on the back of the photograph.
  • Photographs are to be no larger than 15 inches on a side (note: see panorama sizes).
  • Photographs are to be no smaller than 7 inches on a side.  Photographs with special printing techniques may be smaller.
  • For panorama images, defined as a photograph with a minimum 2:1 ratio long side to short, the maximum long side shall be no more than 20 inches.  For example, a 2:1 ratio image shall have a maximum size of 20 inches long side to 10 inches short side.  A 3:1 ratio image shall have a 20 inch maximum long side and 6 2/3 inch on the short side.  The maximum size mount/matte for a panorama photograph shall be no larger than 20 inches per side.
  • Photographs may be mounted or matted. Framed or gallery wrapped photographs are not allowed. The maximum size of a mount/matte shall not exceed 20 inches per side.
  • Photographs must represent the monthly theme.
  • One or more judges will determine the awarded photographs.
  • Ribbons will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place plus honorable mentions.