7PM on Zoom - RECORDED (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-nagLLVfODY)
Agenda : 14 members attended
- Norm - Welcome
- Diane - Introduction of Nic Stover - Presentation
- "Photographic Exploration of Desert Landscapes" -This was a great program with fantastic images of waterfalls, slot canyons, Catheral George, Great Basin, Leaman Caves, Arches,Valley of Fire, Bryce, Capital Reef, Zion, Escalante, Canyonlands, Death Valley, plus many spectacular areas of the southwest. Nic discussed and showed how Desert Photography has many Patterns, Intimate Landscape, "Funky" rocks, Scale, Leading Lines, in NV, AZ, CO, NM. Encouraged us to do research, take maps, download from internet, use google earth to get as much information before heading out to take photographs. Please see this Fantastic RECORDED presentation!!
- Diane - Certificate of Appreciation given to Nic Stover.
- Dennis - Wildflower Album Photos submitted by members - Honeysuckle, Blooming Cactus, Yellow Daisys, Strawberry head cactus, CA Poppies, Plum Tree flowers, Blooming Yucca Cactus were some of the images presented, all gorgeous!
- Dennis - Financials
- Dennis - Software Survey Results will be shown next month.
- Diane - Next Month May 13th, 21 will be Russ Colletta - "The Vast, Diverse Nevada Outback".
- May Album Theme is Desert Landscapes , Quick Bytes by Diane Frankenfield - Sky Replacement in Luminar.
- Quick Bytes by Sue Stevens - Converting a Color Image to Black/White using Lightroom:
- examples shown - flower, using sliders, Color to shades of grey, b/w etc.
- or easier way using profile and/or presets.
- able to change composition, color, etc.
- Comments : Don LeHeup - Nevada Magazine is having a "Scavenger Hunt" all over the state. Please check out online, if interested.
- Thanks for attending, Stay Healthy and Safe. Meeting closed. H. Delahunt, Sec.