NOVEMBER 15, 2012 - Heavy Industry: (Digital Salon)

Plant Closing - Brad Kissell

“Heavy Industry” – Images of large manufacturing facilities/buildings/complex or parts thereof that make products that are heavy or large in size or volume. [...]

OCTOBER 18, 2012 - Street Photography: (Print Salon)

Lush - Judith Barat

“Street Photography” – A type of documentary photography that features subjects in candid situations within public places such as streets, parks, beaches, malls, political conventions and other settings. Street photography uses the techniques of straight photography in that it shows a pure vision of something, like holding up a mirror to society. Street photography often tends to be ironic and can be distanced from its subject matter, and often concentrates on a single human moment, caught at a decisive or poignant moment. On the other hand, much street photography takes the opposite approach and provides a very literal and extremely personal rendering of the subject matter, giving the audience a more visceral experience of walks of life they might only be passingly familiar with. [...]

Dynolights – March Meeting

[ March 3, 2012; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Meeting Date: March 3, 2012 — 9:00 AM Meeting Location: Edina Art Center Meet to promote each others work and discuss new ideas Gain experience at promoting and exhibiting member’s photography. Useful to all Crosstown Club members who want to market and exhibit their own work. Crosstown Camera Club Members welcome! [...]

SEPTEMBER 20, 2012 - Night Shots: (Digital Salon)

Electric Tree - Elisabeth Bergren

“Night Shots” – Night photography refers to photographs taken outdoors between dusk and dawn. Night photographers generally have a choice between using artificial light and using a long exposure, exposing the scene for seconds, minutes, and even hours in order to give the film or digital sensor enough time to capture a usable image. With the progress of high-speed films, higher-sensitivity digital image sensors, wide-aperture lenses, and the ever-greater power of urban lights, night photography is increasingly possible using available light. [...]

CCC Board Meeting Notes - February 7, 2012

Attendance: Bill Cooper, Bob Hosker, Brian Billadeau, Elisabeth Genovese, Geoff Kuchera, Holly Kuchera, Kathy Hara Membership: –The old Yahoo group list has been deleted. Kathy will send an email to users of the old group and invite them to join the current CCC Yahoo group. Geoff said once he is in charge of the website, he might be able [...] [...]

March Salon – Print Entries Due

[ March 6, 2012; ] Due Date: March 6, 2012 – 7 PM Digital Salon: “Living Faces” — Not statues, not in photos, living human faces! Competition prints must be submitted to the Edina Art Center (EAC) CCC drop off area by 7:00 PM Tuesday, the week prior to the Salon. See Salon Competition Rules for entry info. [...]

March Board Meeting


[ March 6, 2012; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Meeting Location: Edina Art Center Crosstown Camera Club Members welcome! [...]

March Club Meeting

Cousins -- John Ringquist 10/10

[ March 15, 2012; 6:15 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Meeting Location: Christ Presbyterian Church Educational Moment: Mark Karney presenting the history brush and transform tools in Photoshop Print Salon: “Living Faces” — Not as statues, not in photos, living human faces! Program: Alec Johnson – “Love What You Do” [...]

Spring Break Seminar: Mar 24-25, 2011

Camera Council

[ March 24, 2012 7:30 am to March 25, 2012 6:00 pm. ] Where: Chippewa Middle School, 5000 Hodgson Road, North Oaks, MN 55126 Cost: After March 1, 2012 — $80 both days;$50 Saturday Only; $55 Sunday Only Spring Break will be held over two days; either day may be purchased separately. The Saturday program is an all-day seminar with several speakers. The speakers include our keynote speaker Rod Planck (Rod Planck Photography), Lewis Kemper (Canon Explorer of Light), Mike Moates (sponsored by Tamron), and John Gregor (Coldsnap Photography). The Sunday program will be an afternoon Nature Photography Workshop presented by Rod Planck. [...]