Wednesday, January 26, 2022 (7:00 pm – via Zoom) Showcase: Carlos L Esguerra, Sherry L Felix, and Louise Luger

Three of our members share their stories and selections from their work. Carlos L Esguerra: Sand Dunes as Inspiration This is a presentation on how sand dunes inspired me into serious landscape photography and how I learned to practice a minimalist, zen-like approach to composition. I will present images from my two favorite national parksContinue reading “Wednesday, January 26, 2022 (7:00 pm – via Zoom) Showcase: Carlos L Esguerra, Sherry L Felix, and Louise Luger”

November 23, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Joel Simpson

Playgrounds for the Mind: The Metaphoric Eye This slide presentation dives deeply into the photographic landscape genre by skipping over traditional place-evoking views to look closely at the rocks themselves—in search of their suggestive power as metaphor. Having immersed myself in Surrealist and Abstract Expressionist art—the last schools of Modernism—I have discovered their themes inContinue reading “November 23, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Joel Simpson”

October 27, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Michael Hudson

A Life in Photography / Photographing Acadia National Park Mike Hudson has been a professional commercial and fine art photographer since 1989, but his first love has always been artistic nature and landscape photography. His award-winning work has been featured in many national and international magazines, websites, book covers and posters. He authored The Photographer’sContinue reading “October 27, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Michael Hudson”

Members’ Night III, Remembering John Wazeter , June 30, 7:00 pm (via Zoom)

Our June 30 Members’ Night, on Zoom, will include a celebration of our beloved longtime member John Wazeter, his life and his photography. Members are invited to share spoken memories of him if they wish. We will also include a shortened Members’ Night where members may submit up to 3 photos. You may show yourContinue reading “Members’ Night III, Remembering John Wazeter , June 30, 7:00 pm (via Zoom)”

May 26, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – John Barclay

Master your Craft & Honor your Vision Vision is the unique way we each see the world. It is what gives our images focus and makes them unique to us. Mastering our craft allows us to fulfill our vision. In other words, as we learn techniques, feel more confident with our gear and master ourContinue reading “May 26, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – John Barclay”

Members’ Night Photo Gallery: December 17, 2020

Three times a year, Sierra Photo NYC has a members’ night to show the nature photography of its members. Last year, at our December 17, 2020 meeting, 36 members submitted some of their photos. One photo from each member was selected to be included in this web gallery. A wide range of subjects and photographicContinue reading “Members’ Night Photo Gallery: December 17, 2020”

April 28, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Mark Seth Lender

Exploring Coastal Wildlife in the National Wildlife Refuge System A particular and vital reserve for coastal wildlife is the National Wildlife Refuge System. The mission of the National Wildlife Refuge System is to administer a national network of lands and waters for the conservation, management and, where appropriate, restoration of the fish, wildlife and plantContinue reading “April 28, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Mark Seth Lender”

March 31, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Temu Nana

Deep Space Astrophotography: Imaging the Night Sky In this webinar, Temu Nana will discuss various aspects of night sky imaging, focusing on star trail, Milky Way, and deep space astrophotography. Enjoying dozens of images captured with various setups, we’ll learn about the invisible wonders above us, and how you can start to image them! WeContinue reading “March 31, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Temu Nana”

January 27, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Kathy Adams Clark

Butterfly Photography Butterflies can be found almost everywhere! They live on high alpine tundras, low arid deserts, moist tropical jungles, and temperate backyard gardens. Butterflies shimmer with iridescent scales and blend into the leaf litter with muted brown tones. These lovely insects can be a challenge to photograph because they are constantly moving from placeContinue reading “January 27, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Kathy Adams Clark”

February 24, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Ian Plant

Visual Design Techniques for Stunning Photos In this presentation, professional photographer Ian Plant will share some of his favorite photos from around the world, as well as some of his top composition techniques for making compelling photographs that get noticed. You’ll gain a better understanding of visual design principles from this inspiring presentation. Whether hangingContinue reading “February 24, 7:00 pm (via Zoom) – Ian Plant”