Regular Meeting - Educational (7:00 PM EDT)
West Shore Photography Club
Monday September 11th at 7:00 PM in Mechanicsburg, PA
Les Picker, Keynote Speaker
Kicking off the 2017 club year, the West Shore Photography Club is featuring Les Picker, world renowned National Geographic, Forbes, Time, Inc photographer, speaking on “How to Improve your Black and White Photography.”
The West Shore Photography Club is thrilled beyond belief to have Les Picker, a world class photographer, writer, educator, world traveler and workshop leader, as our kick off speaker. You will not want to miss this free event and get there early as we will only have 100 seats available.
"How to Improve Your B&W Photography"
What makes a great black and white photograph? In this interactive slide and exhibit presentation we'll look at some styles of the masters past and current, and Les will give you tips on looking at the world a little differently when you’re out with your camera. Les will cover creative and artistic decisions and how to translate those into great black and white photographs using the vast technical tools available in post processing.
As always, Les will have a Q&A discussion and will bring examples of B&W prints and other display media.
Les Picker has more than 650 writing and photo credits in National Geographic Society publications, Better Homes & Gardens, Forbes, Time, Inc. publications, Money, Fortune, National Parks Magazine, and dozens of newspapers, magazines and other publications. He is a former reporter, photojournalist and editor. For three years, Les was a columnist for Oceans Magazine and for four years was Editor-In-Chief for a national journal. He is member of Nikon Professional Services (NPS) and a former member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) .
For three years, Les was a regular commentator on National Public Radio's Marketplace, carried on 260 stations nationwide. Les is a Moab Master Photographer for Moab Fine Art photography pape