First Place : Lauren Hillquist -“Rainbow ” Second Place: Larry Michael -”Window Frost”  Third Place:   Steve Piepmeier -“Eye of the Beholder”                Congratulations to the winners. Thanks to all Photo Club members who entered the Sept photo contest. All of the entries can be seen on the club Flickr site. Judges comments can be seen here. You can see the Sept 2017 Contest Winners  here  and all Contests on the club Flickr site.
Photography Club of Quail Creek 2017
Photography Club of Quail Creek
October Photo Contest You can enter the Oct QCPC Member Photo Contest  now!   The topic is Street Art . This contest is open to all members of the Photography Club of Quail Creek. See the entry criteria here.  Please rename each file with the title of the image  and then send all jpg images to  (copy and paste address) pcqccontest@gmail.com Entry Deadline is midnight - Oct 31, 2017.


The next class offered to the PCQC membership will be held on Oct 18  at 7:00 in the Kino Conference Center. Jim Burkstrand will present a talk on moving from “auto” to using a constant aperture to achieve a desired depth of field (DOF). He will end with a brief discussion with an example of using focus stacking with PhotoShop in order to achieve an extreme depth of field. Bring your cameras and try out the concepts.  Class Notes Here.
September Photo Contest Winners :
November Monthly Meeting The Nov meeting of the Photography Club of QC will be held Weds, Nov 8. Sabrina Caswell, a local professional photographer, will present and discuss her latest work.   The notes for the Oct meeting ,Elements of Photography #2 , Lessons 15 & 17 , by Joel Satore, National Geographic, are found here. Lesson 15 is on Black & White photography; Lesson 17 is on Smart Phone Photography                  

Oct 2017 Field Trip to Old Tucson

The Oct field trip will be on Friday, Oct 27. We will meet at 9:00 at the Madera Clubhouse parking lot, proceed to Old Tucson, and will meet for a guided tour.  Cost is $17.00 per person. Cost of entrance does not include lunch. Deadline for payment:  Wednesday, October 25th  (Sylvia Butler - 916 N. Tamarack Court 648-7610) Lunch:  We will all meet at 12:00 at Jake's BBQ  Lunch will be individually priced and paid for at the restaurant. Photos from a previous trip can be seen here. Mark your calendars for November. FORT BOWIE:  Nov 17  Bowie, AZ https://www.nps.gov/fobo/index.htm
October Club Photos of the Month
Photos submitted by club members are shown above as well as on our Flickr web site. Send to jimmsp AT AOL.com
If you like to plan ahead, you can find a list of the topics for the 2017 contests here.
News of Interest 2017 Worldwide Photowalk A number of photo club members took part in the recent Scott Kelby's Worldwide Photowalk. Some of the photos that were taken can be seen in an album on our Flickr site here.