Photo Society to meet March 7

Photo Society to meet March 7‘Fun with Your Camera’ is the title of this month’s program at the China Lake Pho-tographic Society meeting on March 7. Members will have an opportunity to share their pictures and get feedback on them.

At the Feb-ruary meeting, Tom Ganner shared good tips to help make photos better. The so-ciety’s purpose is to encourage members to share their work and passion for making photographs but to also learn from others how they may improve their results.

CLPS is accepting submissions as prints from 5x7 through 16x20 at the meeting or electronically by e-mail until 9 a.m. on March 7. If you submit by e-mail, please include information about the photo such as the maker’s name and title and send them to Three submissions per member will be allowed. Submitted prints may be matted or framed. Two prizes will be awarded — $20 Gift Certificates to Casey’s Steak & BBQ house. To win, photo makers must be members of the CLPS.

On display will be a variety of prints done on different surfaces. The surfaces include traditional photographic paper, inkjet media of different surfaces, canvas, and metal. Theses are being shown to show what can be done to display and showcase your own photographs of importance.

The meeting and program will begin at 7 p.m. at the Maturango Museum. The doors will open at 6:45 p.m. The meeting is open to anyone, and there is no charge for admission; however, donations are accepted to help defray the cost of using the museum.

For more information call either Helen Jackson at 760-375-2773 or Francois Clement at 760-301-6828.

Story First Published: 2013-03-06