Our October general meeting will be Wednesday, October 13th at 7pm in the Ocotillo Room at the Kino Center. Bob McDonald will present on photographing events.
The PCQC Education meeting will be on Weds night, Oct 20, 7:00 pm, in the Kino Center.
Jim will be giving an updated presentation on Digital Photo Organization and Cataloging.
The emphasis will be on using a Photo Catalog, or DAM - a Digital Asset Manager - though I will also briefly discuss file browsers.
Jim B is setting up a field trip in October.
It will be Fri, Oct 22; and we will go to Tombstone.
Jim was able to secure a lunch reservation at the Longhorn. Others won't take one.
If we leave at 8:15, we should be there by 9:40.
We will plan to carpool.
Mark your calendars now.
Photos from the November field trip to Tohono Chul can be seen here.
October 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
October Photo Contest
You can enter the member’s October Photo Contest now! The theme is Shadows. Any PCQC member can submit up to 3 photos. A photo has to be 3 years old or less.
Please rename each file with the title of the image. Size your image to either 13”x 19” or 16”x 20” and then send all (large) jpg images to pcqccontest AT gmail.com
Entry Deadline is midnight - October 31, 2021.
Detailed Rules and Guidelines are here.
If you like to plan ahead, themes for future months can be found here.
September Photo Contest Winners
First Place : Janet Wegner “Bridge House”
Second Place: Tom Cadwalader “Machu Pichu”
Third Place: Shari Rodgers “House OP”
Congratulations to the winners. Thanks to everyone who entered the September photo contest. All of the entries can be seen on the club Flickr site.
The subject was Buildings.
Judges comments can be seen here.
You can see all Contests on the club Flickr site.
You can join the Photography Club of Quail Creek any time during the year. Club Dues are $10.00 per household for 2021.
Current Members can renew at any time.
Print the PCQC Membership Form- fill out- bring to a meeting.
Q4 2021 Photo Challenge
The member’s Quarterly Photo Challenge runs from October 1 to December 31, 2021.
The topic is Our Arizona.
Any subject that is shot in Arizona and that will represent Arizona. Think about an article for Arizona Highways or for a travel ad. Members may submit any photo with that perspective - as long as it is taken during the current quarter.
See this page for a description and rules. Topics for the next challenges are also listed here. Submit all photos to jimmsp AT outlook.com
Q3 2021 Photo Challenge Winners
First Place : Jim Burkstrand “Lightning Strikes”
Second Place: Tom Cadwalader ”Spider”
Third Place: Tom Cadwalader "Butterfly"
The topic was Song Lyrics.
All of the challenge photos can be seen on our Flickr site on this page.