May 2019 Program Meeting

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm

Meeting Location: Eau Gallie Civic Center

1551 Highland Ave, Melbourne, 32935

Presentation Topic: Pet Photography

Presenter: Ashlea Lisefski

Camera Club of Brevard’s May 2019 Program Speaker
Ashlea Lisefski is the Camera Club of Brevard’s presenter for our May program.  Ashlea is an incredible photographer of pets, and she will be presenting a program all about “Extraordinary Pet Photography”.  As we all know, taking photos of our pets is one of the most difficult areas of photography.  Ashlea has the knack of taking great portraits of all types of pets.  You won’t want to miss this dynamic program.
Ashlea is a professional photographer and owner of Pet Portraits by Elizabeth Ashlea located in Orlando.  After receiving her bachelor’s degree in Photographic Technology, she started her own business 10 years ago. She’s been a board member of the Professional Photographers of Central Florida and is a CPP (Certified Professional Photographer) through the PPA where she’s received a number of national merits and awards. Ashlea was voted one of the Top Ten Photographer in Orlando for 2016, 2017, and 2018.
Ashlea creates timeless pieces of art for pet parents to treasure for a lifetime. Drawing from her extensive experience in photography and deep love of animals, she captures the essence and personality of each individual pet. She creates extraordinary images showcasing beautiful and unique bonds locking moments in time with vivid and artful imagery that can be held onto forever.
For more information about Ashlea, visit her website at:
Note: After you see Ashlea’s photography on her website, the CCB is sure you will attend the club’s May program meeting.  Her photography is that elegant and beautiful.
Phone- 407-383-4384
Pet Portraits by Elizabeth Ashlea is located 4763 S. Conway Road, Suite H, Orlando, FL. 32812.  She also offers in home studio set ups, as well as, on location portraits. 

Monthly Competition

Competition Theme: Colorful

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.