Historical Calendar

Schedules and events are subject to change. Please check back often.

Field trip schedules and descriptions are listed on separate page.

Competition event dates are listed on a special page.

Club meetings and competitions begin at 7:30 pm unless otherwise noted.

Date Event/Activity Description
September 4, 2018 Club Meeting Guest speaker, John Sandstedt, will give a presentation about Sunsets.
August 7, 2018 Club Meeting A discussion and critique of member images. Everyone is invited to bring 2 recently taken images in either electronic (JPEG) or printed form that you would like to present and get feedback on. One of the images must have a shallow depth of field, and the other image can be anything.
July 10, 2018 Club Meeting Ken will give a 15 to 30 minute presentation on our website followed by showing two videos from the series National Geographic Masters of Photography. Each video is a half-hour long. After each, we will have a short discussion session.
June 5, 2018 Club Meeting The club will discuss and critique individual member's photographs. One of the photos must be black and white and the other can have any color.
May 1, 2018 Club Meeting Assign members to open positions and committees. Members may bring in two images, either electronic (JPEG) or printed. The group will discuss and critique the images.
December 12, 2017 ++ Club Competition Theme: Beaches
November 14, 2017 Club Meeting Padma Inguva will give a presentation on flower photography.
October 10, 2017 ++ Club Competition Theme: Golden and Blue Hour
September 12, 2017 Club Meeting Nat Clymer will give a talk on portraiture.
August 8, 2017 ++ Club Competition Theme: Back or Side Lit
July 11, 2017 Club Meeting Loren Fisher will present If You Can Do It Here, You Can Do It Anywhere.
June 13, 2017 ++ Club Competition Theme: One Color
May 9, 2017 Club Meeting Ron Wyatt will give a presentation on travel photography.
April 25, 2017 Club Meeting Ray Yaros will be presenting B&W photography in the Digital Age.
April 11, 2017 ++ Club Competition Theme: Games People Play
March 28, 2017  Ad Hoc Competition 
Somerset County
This is an inter-club competition with Somerset County Photography Club. The theme is open.

The meeting will take place in the Somerset County Library, 1 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater, NJ 08807, GPS Coordinates: 40.589021, -74.606811.

The competition begins at 6:30 pm sharp and ends at approximately 8:45 pm. Arrive between 6:00 and 6:30 pm.
February 14, 2017 ++ Club Competition Theme: Street Photography
January 10, 2017 Club Meeting Dave DesRochers will give a presentation on The Art of Flower Photography.
December 13, 2016 ++ Club Competition Theme: Outside NJ
November 8, 2016 Club Meeting Nat Clymer will give a talk on portraiture entitled Yes, But Are You in the Picture?.
October 18, 2016 ++ Club Competition Theme: Wildlife This date is the 3rd Tuesday of the month. (Yom Kippur begins on the 2nd Tuesday).
September 13, 2016 Club Meeting Jacki Dickert will give a talk on Creative Nature Photography.
August 9, 2016 ++ Club Competition Theme: Negative Space

After the competition, Stan Menscher will demonstrate the use of the projector as a rimlight, spotlight, and a controllable masked portrait light.
July 12, 2016 Club Meeting Arik Gorban will present on Enjoying Street Photography.
June 14, 2016 ++ Club Competition Theme: Neglected

After the competition, Ken Curtis will give a brief demonstration on framing photos.
May 10, 2016 Club Meeting Rich Lewis will give a talk on Finding Your Creative Voice.
April 12, 2016 ++ Club Competition Theme: Winter Scenes
March 8, 2016 Club Meeting Club members will review and offer suggestions about other club members' images. This is not a competition and no points will be awarded. Upload a maximum of 3 images into OrgGrp Ad Hoc and Organization ourclub.
February 9, 2016 ++ Club Competition Theme: Doors and Windows
January 12, 2016 Club Meeting Dave Mills will give a talk on How To Improve Your Scores In Photography Competitions.
December 8, 2015 ++ Club Competition Theme: White
November 17, 2015 Club Meeting NOTE: this is 3rd Tuesday in November. Presentation by Terry Hood, "Still Life Photography".
October 13, 2015 ++ Club Competition Theme: Black and White
September 8, 2015 Club Meeting Brien Szabo will give a presentation on "The World of Macro Photography."
August 11, 2015 ++ Club Competition Theme: Leading Lines
July 14, 2015 Club Meeting Program presented by Nick Palmieri on "Black and White" photography.
June 9, 2015 ++ Club Competition Theme: Water
May 12, 2015 Club Meeting Dr. Phil Echo will present a program "How to Photograph Wildlife."
April 28, 2015 ++ Club Competition Theme: Open Club members will comment on images.
April 14, 2015 Club Meeting Breck Kent will give a presentation on East African photo safari.Also, demonstration on packing camera equipment for air travel.
March 10, 2015 ++ Club Competition Theme: Mammals
February 10, 2015 Club Meeting A hands-on presentation by Anthony Bianciella on portable and studio lighting with flashes.
January 13, 2015 ++ Club Competition Theme: Night Photography
December 9, 2014 Club Meeting Each member is encouraged to bring and discuss a unique piece of equipment, software, or homemade devise that has improved or solved a photographic problem. If you have any photo questions, bring them too. We ask a few members to bring "munchies". The club will provide tea, coffee, and cider.
November 25, 2014 Club Meeting A presentation by Tony Granata on aerial photography and photographing "warbirds",from World War II to the present Air Force fighters.
November 11, 2014 ++ Club Competition Theme: Shadows
October 14, 2014 Club Meeting Presentation by Brien Szabo on "Winter Photography".
September 9, 2014 ++ Club Competition Theme: Reflections
August 12, 2014 Club Meeting Ken Curtis will give a presentation on Winter in the Tetons and Yellowstone.
July 8, 2014 ++ Club Competition Theme: Landscape
June 3, 2014 Club Meeting Greg DeAngelis will give a presentation on Image Composition.
May 6, 2014 Club Meeting Our first meeting as HCCC. This will be an organizational meeting to discuss the new club and how the members can become involved. Time: 7:30 pm
February 10, 2014 Club Meeting Hands-on presentation by Anthony Bianciella on studio and portable lighting.