The Nanaimo, Vancouver Island SMUG was thrilled that local photographer, Nelly Hernandez, offered to host a Glamour Shoot in her home. Being a somewhat non-traditional SMUG group, with approximately 20 members, we don’t have regular monthly speakers. Typically, we get together every other week in a new location and shoot our hearts out. Nelly hosted a fashion shoot with … [Read more...] about The Vancouver Island SMUG learns about lighting!
Our first Minot SMUG meeting had about 35 members in attendance, and the topic was Raising the bar, with Gavin Seim as our guest speaker. Gavin Seim is a successful photographer out of Washing State and hosts the Pro Photo Show, which he created. Surprisingly, he has been in the Photography business for 10 years, but he's only 26 years old. Listed below are some great tips … [Read more...] about The Minot SMUG Welcomes Gavin Seim!
The Mansfield, Ohio SMUG group met at the Shelby Senior Center for the third time. We had twelve members in attendance, which was nice to have an intimate setting. The plan for the night was to see a presentation done by Randy Pugh, but due to an emergency, he was unable to make it to the meeting. Now, the Mansfield SMUG had two hours to talk photography; however, this wasn’t … [Read more...] about The Mansfield, Ohio SMUG Alters Their Meeting!
After last month's successful PhotoWalk through Baltimore's Federal Hill and Inner Harbor, we met this month to do a constructive critique of some of the pictures taken as well as other member-submitted images. We had more new members this month so obviously everyone had not participated in the walk. No worries! We still had a lot of fun. It is July so of course there was … [Read more...] about The Baltimore SMUG welcomes new members!
Our Knoxville SMUG meeting combined the talents of many of our members with others from our local photographic community. Our local community has grown rapidly over the course of a few months. New life has been breathed into relationships between seasoned photographers and those new to the field. Originally slated to be a photowalk, we had to move the meeting back to our … [Read more...] about The Knoxville SMUG gets a change of plans!