A field trip is being set up for the Club to head on over to the Plainville Fire Company’s Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival. The festival is at Norton Park in Plainville, CT and is the closest hot air balloon festival to us. When: Saturday, August 23rd — The Balloon Launch is at 6:00 am […]
July 4th brings with it an annual opportunity to capture fireworks. Wherever you live in the United States, there’s sure to be fireworks locally to capture on camera. Rudy Winston over at the Canon Digital Learning Center has written up a great tipsheet on capturing fireworks. While it’s oriented towards Canon DSLRs, the concepts work […]
This past Wednesday, two members of the Stamford Photography Club hosted a workshop on Lighting and Post Production. Darina Todorova gave an introduction to lighting techniques, showing the participants two simple lighting setups using small flash and light modifiers to shoot a male subject and a female subject. After the lighting workshop, Joe Charles took […]
The Mermaid Parade is a Coney Island institution and a street photographers dream location. Willing subjects coupled with a fun location make this a favorite event for several SPC members. We’ve compiled a list of tips if you plan to attend. You can find them right here.