For our February photography activity, join Jim McGinn for a day trip to the artistic and surreal world east of the Salton Sea: Salvation Mountain, East Jesus and Bombay Beach.
For our August activity, please join us at Santee Lakes for Dragonfly Photography with our president Steve Cirone. Dragonflies are active during the day – when we meet at 10 in the morning they’re still warming up and are a lot more static, that makes photographing them easier.
On March 17th 2018 our club met at the Motor Transport Museum in Campo – the weather was not very cooperative that day, but five of us braved the elements and had photographic fun with the old decaying vehicles in the yard, and in the shop were they are restored.
May 18 Photo Club Meeting – Afoot & Afield in San Diego County with Scott Turner San Diego’s community of outdoor enthusiasts was heartbroken after Jerry Schad’s untimely passing in 2011. He was a prolific hiker and author of many Southern California hiking books – but best known to us for Afoot & Afield in …
Main Presentation – 7 PM Lori Carey is a back country explorer, photographer and writer/journalist with many years of experience. She travels to really remote places well off the beaten path, on historic trails and routes in the greater Mojave Desert and Death Valley that date back to the 49er days of California. In the …
Join us August 18 as we welcome award-winning, impressionistic photographer, Bodhi Smith.
As a Southern California native, Bodhi Smith has spent much of his life as an active outdoorsman, including sports such as backcountry skiing, splitboarding, and enjoying our natural outdoors. It was only natural that his passion for the outdoors would find it’s way to photography.
Bodhi will discuss getting past the gear and specs in photography, and explain what the mind needs in order to truly make art. Bodhi describes himself as in impressionistic photographer, and he will take the time to share with you his thought processes in making his images, and how you can adopt some of these methods to stop making pics and start making art.
Bodhi has been a regular ribbon winner at the San Diego County Fair, and was recognized as the 2016 “Best of Nature” winner at the San Diego Museum of Natural History.
June 16 San Diego Photo Club Meeting – Jeremy Long
Jeremy is a life-long lover of the outdoors who began his journey into photographing nature at the start of this decade. Jeremy began shooting 35mm film and progressed to large format photography before switching full-time to digital photographs.