Enjoy the camaraderie of people with a common interest!
Whatever your level of experience, if you are interested in photography
you'll probably enjoy our activities and members. We have a good time
while learning from each other. See some of our member's images on the Photo Gallery page.
Our club is a non-profit organization devoted to
photography as a hobby. Membership is open to all who have an interest
in photography, no matter what your level of experience. We welcome
digital as well as film photographers.
Meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the 2nd Thursday of each
month (except December) at the Guild Hall (formerly the Grange Hall) in
San Luis Obispo.
Visitors are always welcome at our
meetings. Come to a meeting and get acquainted!
Next Meeting - April 2019
April 11, 2019 at 7:00
Photo a Day Project
David Cousens will return for the April program to talk about his
a Day Project.
A fundamental challenge
confronting photographers in the digital age is image selection and
to honestly evaluate the quality of one's work in real time.
recent years, David Couzens has been advocating his "Photo
a Day Project" to photographers of all skill levels as a means of
establishing self-discipline, honing one's photography skills, and
sense of storytelling through photography. The premise here is to bring
focus one's travel experience by identifying a single image (from maybe
hundreds captured on a single day) as the sole summary of the day's
has done this on several 20-day trips and finds the exercise most
rewarding, and educational.
Through examples, he will outline the process and address issues
such as image selection and variety, composition, and most importantly
notion of telling a story.
Photographer, writer, composer, and musician David Couzens has
traveled to more than 35 countries as well as to the majority of
states and Canadian provinces.
tenth book of photographs in his Images of the World series,
is Images of England and Wales. His previous books, Images of
of Ireland, Images of Guatemala, Images of the Caucasus, Images of
the Czech Republic, Images of Southwest China, Images of Newfoundland,
of Turkey, and Images of Albania, along with their companion DVDs, were
released starting in 2008 as part of an ongoing series of multimedia
has also published Images of the Taj Mahal, Images of the West,
and People: Images of the World as part of a large-format portfolio
regularly presents programs of his photography and original music
the San Francisco Bay Area.
Coming Soon - April 2019
& Blooms on Coon Creek Trail
Montana de Oro State Park
April 27, 2019
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Lunch at 11:00 p.m., Nichols Pizza N Grill
1236 Los Osos Valley Road in the Los Osos Center
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