Meeting Minutes: 11 February 2019
The Brattleboro Camera Club’s monthly meeting was held on Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Vermont Center for Photography. Bill Dixon led the meeting.
Guests to the meeting were Kevin Hart, Stephen Dysert, and Robert Crispino. The monthly theme was “Perspective” and there were over 40 submissions by members.
John Taylor discussed several exhibit opportunities in Massachusetts. One was the Gill Tavern http://thegilltavern.com/ which would like the club to provide a permanent exhibit of 10-12 prints, each for 60-90 days.
Roger Turner presented the color prints entered in the New England Camera Club winter inter-club competition, accompanied by the recorded judge evaluations.
Several members of the Brattleboro club received high marks, honorable mention, and second place went to Cyndee Meese, with her stunning portrait.
Results of the electronic competition also gave high marks to Brattleboro Camera Club members, with Honorable Mention to Tom Pitta. Members and scores below:
Kathy Carr – Spider – 16
Lee Lloyd – Winter Sunset – 17
Donald Miller – Tree Trunk #2 – 16
Paul Miller – Texas Rattler – 18
Cynthia Meese – Self Portrait – 19
Tom Pitta – Brother and Sister – 21 - HM
Roger Turner – Family Farm – 18
John Walsh – Spanish Lane - 17
Canal Street Art Gallery, Bellows Falls. http://canalstreetartgallery.com/
The opening for a photography exhibit was held on Friday, February 15th from 5-8.
Among work by artists Spaulding Dunbar, Karl Jacobson, and Jeffrey Spring were exhibits by Brattleboro Camera Club members, Kathy Carr, Marek Jagoda, Don Kalfus, Ea Maples, and Linda Carlson Sperry. The opening was well attended and many came to support BCC members.
They should be sized at 1024 X 768 px.
Our guest speaker for March is Steve Upton. https://steveuptonphotography.com/ He will share his images and story-telling of travel photography of landscapes and animals.
You may preview his beautiful images on his website.