BJNC Camera Club

Whether you're already an experienced photographer or you're just getting started, join the Bob Jones Nature Center Camera Club. Learn more from other photographers of all ages and skill levels and share your own insights. Program topics range from equipment and technology to techniques and tips.

The group meets regularly on the third Saturday of each month at 3:30pm except in June, July, and August. Critique sessions are held on the first Monday of the month at 7:00pm (unless it falls on a holiday or in June, July, and August).

Download Camera Club application here:  APPLICATION

Cost: $20 for BJNC members; $35 for non-members 

Eventbrite - Photography

 

The new home page for the BJNC Camera Club is www.bjnccameraclub.smugmug.com.

 

BJNC Camera Club
2014-2015 Programs

Date

Title

Description

Sept. 20

Beauty and Variety of Water Drops

Interactive workshop to capture the beauty of water drops on the descent and through the splash on water or glass.

Oct 18

Long Exposures and More

Interactive workshop to discuss and use equipment to capture crisp, low noise long exposures, create time lapse videos, pan successfully, and more.

Nov 15

Cross-Processing

Members process each others’ images to learn more about composition, processing styles, and software options.

Jan 17

The Macro World

Interactive Workshop introducing and using extension tubes, magnifying filters, tethering, stacking, and flash to capture the unseen world.

Feb 21

NIK and OnOne Software

Introduction to NIK and On One suite of photo processing software products.

Mar 21

Topaz and Corel Paint Software

Introduction to Topaz and Corel suite of photo processing software products

Apr 18

Getting Artistic

Using Photoshop textures, blend modes, and masks to create artistic versions of your images.

May 16

Black-and-White

Discussion and workshop on selecting and composing images for B&W processing and selecting and using the software for processing

June 20

Cross-Processing

Members process each others’ images to learn more about composition, processing styles, and software options.

July 18

Getting More from Flash!!

Interactive workshop using on and off camera flash for portraits, macros, and wildlife for fill, exposure, and to freeze action.

Aug 15

Business of Photography

The ins and outs of selecting photos to market, setting up a website, marketing, exhibiting, professional printing, framing, copyright protection, payment process, etc.   This program could be a general presentation with a Q & A format, drawing from the experiences, ideas, and talents of the more experienced members

 

BJNC Highlights

Below is an excerpt from a recent feature in the Star-Telegram entitled, "Social Eyes: Naturally Sweet under the stars is Nov. 1st."

"Picture this: Delicious tastings from fab local top chefs, a gorgeous outdoor setting under the evening sky, live entertainment, star gazing, a lovely silent auction display and a crowd buzzing with enjoyment. What is it? The Naturally Sweet fundraiser on Nov. 1 benefiting the Bob Jones Nature Center in Southlake."

For the entire story, please visit: http://www.star-telegram.com/2014/10/12/6185413/social-eyes-naturally-sweet-under.html

 

CEAD Camp 2014

View photos from camp!

Naturally Sweet 6 is the Event of the Year! Find out more here.

Signage coming to Bluebird Trail thanks to Leadership Southlake! Check out this video to learn more.

NBC 5 aired a story on Talk Street about Bob Jones and the Nature Center in celebration of Black History Month on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 5:00 PM.
Here's a link to the related print story.

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