Apr 132019
 

RPS member Dan Kirshner made a presentation on the use of Lightroom, an Adobe software product that allows organization and editing of photographs.  Lightroom is excellent for organizing, culling, cataloging and searching images.  It has a wide array of editing tools such as cropping, spot removal, exposure, contrast, highlights, shadows and color adjustments.  Editing can

Apr 022019
 

This is a FREE seminar on Lightroom basics, intended as an introduction. The seminar will be at our next regular meeting on Thursday, April 11 at the American Legion Post in Milltown, NJ. It is intended for those who are new to Lightroom, or interested in getting started. Lightroom is a powerful program for organizing,

Mar 292019
 

Our only print competition of the season was judged by Jim LaSala.  Jim pointed out some considerations unique to prints, for example the size of the print and the color of the mat.  He wanted the images to tell a story in addition to following the basic rules of composition.  For B&W, he looked for

Mar 242019
 

Jennifer Khordi, a previous competition judge, conducted a sunset workshop at Liberty State Park for RPS members.  The focus was on the Empty Sky Memorial and the Manhattan skyline.  Jennifer insisted on tripods, manual mode and the use of the LCD screen to compose pictures, not a viewfinder.  She provided guidance on settings to best