March 2018 Photo Assignment is Photographers Choice

Hello LCC members,

March Photo Assignment is Photographers Choice

Yes, that means you choose the subject you would like to shoot this month.

Be creative have fun and get out there shoot!

Here’s one I shot the other day down at Brian Piccolo Park down in Cooper City.

Photo by Steve daPonte | Edited with ON1 Photo Raw 2018

Which by the way, we have a club meet up scheduled for

Monday MAY 21           at          BRIAN PICCOLO PARK

For More Info about upcoming meet ups we have scheduled ⇐Click Here

Dates and Info 2018 Club Meetups

 

THESE ARE UPCOMING EVENTS AND FIELD TRIPS….MARK YOUR CALENDARS 


ON SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18, WE WILL VISIT THE WELLINGTON PRESERVE, GREAT VISTAS AND LOTS OF ANIMALS AND BIRDS.

WELLINGTON PRESERVE WEBSITE

GOOGLE MAP


SUNDAY FEBRUARY 25        

WE WILL MEETUP AT THE LAKE WORTH STREET PAINTING FESTIVAL

FESTIVAL WEBSITE FOR MORE INFO


THURSDAY MARCH 8

VIERA WETLANDS AND BREVARD ZOO – Zoo Hours are 9:30am – 5pm

Brevard Zoo Google Map

Viera Wetlands Google Map


THURSDAY MARCH 15

WAKODAHATCHEE WETLANDS (LOTS OF NESTING WOOD STORKS)

Opens at 7am

Wakodahatchee Wetlands Google Map


 

THURSDAY MARCH 22

MIAMI DADE ZOO – Zoo Hours 10am – 5pm

Miami Zoo Google Map


SATURDAY APRIL 14     

GATORLAND, KISSIMMEE  Opens at 10am

Gatorland Google Map


FRIDAY APRIL 27 & SATURDAY APRIL 28   

ST. AUGUSTINE

As the date gets closer we will talk about the locations such as the Fort, Flagler College and Alligator Farm.


Monday MAY 21 

Burrowing Owls at BRIAN PICCOLO PARK

Brian Piccolo Park Google Map Park Opens  8am

 


IF YOU HAVE ANY OTHER IDEAS FOR FIELD TRIPS JUST LET US KNOW!

 

Lighthouse Camera Club – Learning Opportunities Second Session

Hello LCC members,

The second session will be on February 28, 2018 AT 6:00 PM

This class will cover the following:

  • Recap of session one
  • Camera Metering Modes
  • The Histogram
  • Digital Photo Management and Demo of On1 Photo Raw 2018

Bring your camera!!!!!

There was a signup sheet presented at the February club meeting and so far we have 21 signed up!

Class Fee


Lighthouse Camera Club Members:  No Charge

Non-Members: $20.00 (Includes 2018 club membership) Please RSVP seats are limited.

Feel free to contact me with any questions  lighthousecameraclub@gmail.com

Steve daPonte

Club Picnic

HI ALL:

JUST A REMINDER THAT THE CLUB PICNIC IS SATURDAY FEB 10 AT JONATHON DICKENSON STATE PARK.

THE FUN WILL START AT 12:00 NOON AND WE ARE IN THE ‘KITCHEN CREEK’ PAVILION.

MAP TO JONATHON DICKENSON STATE PARK

THE CLUB WILL SUPPLY THE HOT DOS, HAMBURGERS AND BUNS AND EACH MEMBER NEED TO BRING THEIR OWN DRINKS AND A DISH TO SHARE. IT CAN BE SIDES, SALADS OR DESSERTS!

WE NEED TO KNOW IF YOU ARE COMING SO WE CAN PLAN THE FOOD QUANTITIES!

PLEASE SEND ME jefforns@comcast.net A LIST OF WHAT YOU ARE BRINGING AND HOW ARE COMING!

THAT’S ALL FOR NOW.

JEFF

Lighthouse Camera Club – Learning Opportunities First Session

Hello LCC members,

 

The first session will be on JANUARY 31, 2018 AT 6:00 PM

This will be a basic introductory class covering:

  • Basic camera modes
  • Camera handling and the use of tripods
  • Shutter speed, aperture, ISO and composition basics
  • Downloading photos from your camera to a computer

Bring your camera!!!!!

There was a signup sheet presented at the January club meeting and so far we have 27 members participating.

Members: Free

Non-Members: $20.00 (Includes 2018 club membership) Please RSVP seats are limited.

Feel free to contact me with any questions  lighthousecameraclub@gmail.com

Steve daPonte

Lecture January 18 at the Palm Beach Zoo

Zoo Lecture: Thursday, January 18th
Into the Wild: Challenges of Wildlife Filmmaking by Tom Fitz

You’re invited to our award-winning Conservation Leadership Lecture event at the Palm Beach Zoo sponsored by Bank of America! Explore the challenges in wildlife filmmaking as we travel into the wild with Emmy award-winning documentary cameraman, Tom Fitz.

Doors open at 6 pm for this intriguing event, please enter through our admission gate. Cocktails & passed hors d’oeuvres included. Animal encounters will take place throughout the cocktail hour. Please purchase tickets in advance online at http://www.palmbeachzoo.org.