Nov 072018
 

Orlett Pearson McCall gave a presentation on fashion and beauty photography.  Runway photography is challenging because it is fast moving with little control over the lighting.  You need to anticipate what is coming to catch the moment.  Studio photography offers the opportunity to work with multiple lighting effects and fans.  Hair and make-up artists not

Oct 262018
 
Venetian Peoples Choice Award (Oct 24 2018)

Congratulations to Imma Barrera for winning the Peoples Choice Award at the Venetian. Her photo “Liberty Fireworks” was selected by the residents and will be purchased by the Venetian to be permanently displayed in a public area of the facility. 

Oct 262018
 

Following the Basics of Composition tutorial, we had our first Member’s Critique session.  Three salon members served as “judges” and anyone could submit photos for review (no scoring).  There was a lot of lively discussion, sometimes everyone was in agreement, other times their opinions diverged.  A common theme in the commentary was to pay more

Oct 122018
 

RPS member Imma Barrera gave a tutorial on Basics of Composition.  Imma commented that photos are meant to tell a story.  Composition directs the viewer to the key elements of the story.  Pay attention to such things as negative space, the rule of thirds, leading lines, framing, size, color and lighting to improve your composition.