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Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] PocketWizard PlusX for sale - Vijay, I figured that out too. I'll buy yours. Norm Sent from my iPhone On Jul 1, 2015, at 12:20 PM, Norm Jul 1, 2015 12:48 PM
PocketWizard PlusX for sale - After borrowing George's Pocketwizard triggers for few shoots, decided to buy one for myself. Turns out it is cheaper to buy a pair than to buy two separately. So I've ordered a pair and since I only need one, selling the Vijay Jul 1, 2015 11:32 AM
The lighting workshop is this Saturday 'not' Sunday. - Hello Attendees, One of our very astute members pointed out that my message went out saying the upcoming lighting workshop was this Sunday 'not' Saturday like it is. Thanks to her and please be aware it is this  SATURDAY . Sorry George Jan 29, 2015 9:09 AM
Holiday Greetings. - Hello All, I just wanted to take a minute to wish all the members Happy Holidays and well wishes for a great New Year! Thank you all for being a part of our group. I look forward to meeting new members during the next year and reco George Dec 24, 2014 12:49 PM
Excuse my error the next lighting workshop is December 14th not November 14th. - Gosh, that be a long wait!! George George Nov 24, 2014 7:21 AM
The Nov 14th lighting workshop is filling, don't wait until it's too late to join! (Model added) - It never fails I'll receive emails once a workshop is full, asking me to open a spot. I keep them small to keep the quality up. This is the perfect opportunity to join this great workshop and not get locked out. Add yourself now, as these workshops and George Nov 24, 2014 6:12 AM
Hi Everyone, I'm back from my trip down south and will resume shoots and workshops soon. - As most of you know I took my first vacation from the site in about 2 years. I'm back now and wi'll be setting up some workshops and shoots real soon. I appreciate everyones patience and support. Thanks to everyone that sent well wishes before I left, George Nov 17, 2014 6:15 AM
Taking a short break. - Hi All, This site with all it's shoots, workshops and events has been running pretty strong over the last year. I believe we've run an average of a workshop or shoot, sometimes both, almost every month. Therefore, I'm going to take a break thro George Oct 2, 2014 5:26 PM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Good Morning all. I'm announcing a bit of good news about one of our members. - How wonderful ! What a great achievement ! Sandi Sent from my iPhone On Aug 15, 2014, at 1:40 PM, Geo Sandi A. Aug 15, 2014 9:40 PM
Good Morning all. I'm announcing a bit of good news about one of our members. - It seems National Geographic has chosen one of Rennis Kauffman's images for Photo of the day. We always knew Rennis's imagery was special, seems others agree. Great Job Rennis! See at: George Aug 15, 2014 4:40 AM
Hi Everyone, have a bit of photo fun and join us for the Kaitlin shoot next Saturday (only one spot left) - That's correct another shoot is filling fast with only one spot left. Don't be left out! http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-Photography-Shoots-and-Worksh­ops/events/196023112/ Regards and hope to see you there, George   George Aug 9, 2014 6:54 AM
Only a 2 spots left for the shoot with Kaitlin that's coming up soon. - Hi everyone, I get a lot of emails from members stating that whenever they go to sign up for a shoot it's filled. From what I've seen in the past you need to sign up within the first week the shoot hits the site and it George Jul 30, 2014 4:34 AM
Hey all you photographers, models and MUA's - Don't forget we have a sister site! Be forewarned though , it's a bit more risqué with some artistic nude content. Come join us if  you're over 18 and you'd like to find out more. George Jul 10, 2014 9:24 AM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Introducing the new Assistant Organizer - Welcome! I am interested in photographing patterns projected onto bodies (nudes) Sent from my iPhone On May 21, 2014, at 8:43 Pam H May 21, 2014 9:07 PM
Introducing the new Assistant Organizer - Dear workshop members, I will be teaming up with George Ricci as Assistant Organizer for the Bay Area Photography Shoots and Workshop Meetup group. I'm very excited to be part of this group! My goal as assistant Joelle May 21, 2014 8:42 PM
Canon photography events in San Jose - Madeline T. May 21, 2014 7:08 AM
Studio Rentals for Bay-Area-Photography-Workshops­-and_shoots members - Hi everyone, I 'm often asked the rate the RPA studio charges for a personal hourly shoot. The basic rate for our members (you're a member if you're receiving this email) is $35 and hour with a 2.5 hour minimum. George Apr 26, 2014 5:08 AM
Hi Members, remember we have a second more artistic site. - Though it has more risqué theme please be aware we do have the second site that has shoots with more mature artistic subject matter. http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-Artistic-Shoots/ Regards, G   George Apr 17, 2014 9:40 AM
Anyone want to shoot today? - One of the members that signed up for the Gigi shoot can't make it. If you're in the area and want to shoot $50 takes his spot and will go back to him. George [masked] George Mar 23, 2014 1:12 PM
Anyone want to shoot today? - One of the members that signed up for the Gigi shoot can't make it. If you're in the area and want to shoot $50 takes his spot and will go back to him. George [masked] George Mar 23, 2014 1:12 PM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Happy New Year Everyone! - Happy New Year. I hope we all have great new experiences and healthy, prosperous lives in 2014. On Wed, Jan 1, 2014 at 8:22 AM, George < Bob S. Jan 1, 2014 10:48 AM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Happy New Year Everyone! - George, Happy New Years to you and your family! Thank you for putting on the Meet Up events, see ya soon. Robert E. Jan 1, 2014 10:26 AM
Happy New Year Everyone! - Here's wishing you and yours a Happy New Year! Thanks for being a member our Meetup group and for attending some of our events. We are working on many exciting new events for 2014 and hope that you will be able to join us for some of th George Jan 1, 2014 8:21 AM
Saturday's shoot is almost full and here's a link to some other work Anissha has done at the studio. - This shoot nearly filled within a couple hours. It's a great shoot to keep your shooting skills alive and help improve your directorial skills with newer models. Here's a link to the last shoot she worked with us. http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­ George Dec 31, 2013 4:45 AM
A Very Merry Christmas to All Our Members - Please take care this holiday season and have a great Christmas.  I hope to see you all soon, George George Dec 24, 2013 4:58 PM
Don't forget the January Photoshop workshop with David Turner the last one sold out. - We already have some returning attendees and the reviews were great. We'll be giving away another WACOM Tablet. We'll possibly be adding another small prize, as well. http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-Photography-Shoots-and-Worksh­ops/events/151508 George Dec 13, 2013 2:17 PM
Greetings everyone! - Be safe and have a happy thanksgiving! George George Nov 27, 2013 7:39 PM
Hi everyone, there was a glitch in the Lighting workshop RSVP system that was not allowing members to join it's been solved. - Any one interested in signing up for the December studio lighting workshops can now sign up; as, the glitch has been rectified. Sorry for any inconvenience. George your organizer George Nov 24, 2013 4:13 PM
Hi all, a member is having car problems would anyone like to but his photo shop spot? - I'm trying to sell a members spot on the ps workshop for tomorrow additionally you'll be entered in the drawing for two awesome prizes. Contact me at [address removed] if interested. Help someone out, and maybe the good karma will win you the p George Nov 15, 2013 6:45 PM
Remember we have the Bay Area Artistic sister site too. - Hi Everyone, Please be aware that we also manage the Bay Area Artistic photography site. While it is an artistic site and has some artistic nudity, it will also have some not as edgy shoots, as well. Consider joining. http://www.meetup. George Nov 8, 2013 8:02 AM
Hi everyone, please make sure you visit Jo Chow's blog site! - Jo's blog site is simply amazing as is her makeup work; as, I'm sure a lot of us are already aware. For those of you that have never been to one of our shoots or visited Jo's blog site it gives many great representations of our past shoots. For those look George Oct 31, 2013 9:16 AM
Only one spot left for the PS workshop with David Turner and only on shot left at those two prizes! Yes 2 - Yes a Wacom intuos5 touch tablet and a Wacom Bamboo tablet will be given away at the workshop. This and the fun and information you'll get from Graphic Artist David Turner make this workshop a great value. Winner of first prize not eligible for George Oct 20, 2013 9:02 AM
NEWS FLASH: Those attending the PS workshop with David Turner will be in a prize give away 'AND'! - I'm sure most members know that there will be a prize of a Wacom Tablet given away at the PS workshop next month. What you might not know is if 2 more members join we'll be giving away a second prize to another attendee George Oct 17, 2013 4:39 PM
Drawing for the Wacom - intuos5-touch - Hi everyone, Only the attendees to the PS workshop on[masked] will be entered into the drawing for the Wacom - intuos5-touch tablet. This tablet receives great reviews and retails for over $320. So sign up early and don't risk missing this g George Oct 4, 2013 9:14 AM
There's a Halloween shoot on our sister site if anyone is interested. - Though some of the shoots on the artistic site may be a bit more risqué than this site. I doubt anyone would have any issues with the Jenni the ghoul shoot. OTHER THAN THE ONE'S THAT GET TOO CLOSE TO HER TEETH! George Sep 29, 2013 3:05 PM
More info on the BIG ANNOUNCEME​NT! As many have requested we'll have our first PS workshop on November 16th - This meetup workshop will be sheduled in the next week or two. The meetup is not on the site yet. Hope this helps the confusion, George George Sep 27, 2013 9:56 AM
BIG ANNOUNCEMENT! As many have requested we'll have our first PS workshop on November 16th - Freelance Graphic Designer David Turner has over 10 years experience. He has worked with 95.3 KTRY (designed their new t-shirts), The Food Rodeo, Firehouse Leather, San Pablo Police Department, Contra Costa County Sheriff Department, PML Knives, George Sep 27, 2013 9:31 AM
Only one spot left for the Oct 13th shoot with Deanna - Hi All, There is only one spot left for the Fall Fashion Photo Shoot with the wonderful and beautiful Deanna Joyy , This shoot will work for members at any experience level and Deanna really is a Joy to work with.. George Sep 24, 2013 6:58 AM
Only one early bird discount left - Several members grabbed the early bird discount for the Deanna Shoot. Only one remains (I include it for two if you sign up today)'Grab it before the 27th. George your organizer. George Sep 20, 2013 9:56 AM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Grab the Early Bird Discount on the fall fashion Deanna Joyy shoot before it expires! - Hi Robert, Glad to hear the surgery went well. We have a hallowe George Sep 20, 2013 7:12 AM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Grab the Early Bird Discount on the fall fashion Deanna Joyy shoot before it expires! - I signed up. I'm looking forward to working with Deanna again. Since it's October, have you considered a Halloween theme for one of the shoots. Of course, I realize that could take a lot of time for makeup... Bob S. Sep 20, 2013 6:53 AM
Grab the Early Bird Discount on the fall fashion Deanna Joyy shoot before it expires! - ANNOUCING OUR FIRST EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT! If you are one of the first four (4) members that sign up for the Deanna's shoot on October 13th you'll George Sep 20, 2013 6:23 AM
Hi Everyone! We'll be having a early bird discount on a shoot that's coming up. - I receive a lot of emails by concerned members saying the shoots fill up too fast. Here's an excellent opertunity to work with an experienced and beautiful model with plenty spaces left.              � George Sep 16, 2013 6:25 PM
Hi all you photogs just a reminder that we have a sister site - It seems some of you are unaware that we have a newer siter site. A bit more risque, more artistic in nature, while we try to keep this site at a PG rating the newer artist site would be closer to R. Here's the link if you're feeling a bit bold today: George Aug 22, 2013 1:18 PM
A quick note: One of our members needs to sell his spot on at Satudays shoot - http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-Photography-Shoots-and-Worksh­ops/events/118951712/   The above shoot has a possible opening if you want to a George Jul 18, 2013 7:46 PM
Sister site. - For those that didn't know, there is now a sister site to this one. More artistic in nature a tad more risque than the shoots on this site. We'll be up and running with some new and interesting shoots soon. Here's the link:  George Jun 17, 2013 8:09 PM
July 20th Sekonic is running a webinar. Here's the link. - This webinar sounds interesting; so, I thought I pass it along. George your organizer George Jun 14, 2013 3:31 PM
Second Model annoucement for the July 20th portfoilio filler shoot. - Vanessa! The only place to start with our newest model annoucement is to tell you this: She doesn't normally work in group shoots anymore; but, she's agreed to work with us as our group seems "professional, fun, friendly" She has loads of experience an George May 17, 2013 7:02 AM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] A freind wrote me with some concerns about the new site - Dear George, Donald E. May 14, 2013 12:59 PM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] A freind wrote me with some concerns about the new site - George, The way I see it, if they don't like it, they don't have to sign up. We are all adults. I'm in. Robert E. May 14, 2013 11:06 AM
A freind wrote me with some concerns about the new site - It was probably my lack of correctly communicating so let me tell everyone the same basic message I sent my friend.  'I'm not (excuse my bluntness) into sleaze at all. If you look at my work you'll see very little nudity. I do though use George May 14, 2013 10:01 AM
Exciting news here! - Christine Lea mm#[masked]  has agreed to model for the group at the July 20th portfolio shoot. She's new to our shoots; but, several members have worked with her and only positive comments have come back. I look forward to working wi George May 14, 2013 7:31 AM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] NEWS FLASH: Members attending the Studio/Outdoor shoot will be entered in a give away contest. - That's a nice prize! On Wed, Apr 17, 2013 at 3:40 PM, George < [address removed] > Bob S. Apr 18, 2013 11:16 PM
NEWS FLASH: Members attending the Studio/Outdoor shoot will be entered in a give away contest. - Hi everyone, For some time I have been working with sponsors towards the issuance of some challenge merchandise. Think Tank photo has come through and given a item which will be presented to the member who a team of judges picks as the top i George Apr 17, 2013 3:39 PM
Hi everyone, two of the models for the portfolio filling shoot have just been announced. - http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-Photography-Workshops/events/­110801212/ Don't wait too long to sign up! Regards, George George Mar 27, 2013 12:07 PM
A message about a Pocket Wizard webinar - Pocket Wizard is having a free webinar this Thursday for their PlusIII and PlusX products. You can register at the below link if you're interested in learning more about using the wireless triggers. They're are going to be focusing on manual off camera George Mar 25, 2013 12:47 PM
A couple of new annoucements. - First, Hannah a member and a pro wedding photographer has agreed to give us some posing tips at the the 2:15pm 40's retro shoot on April 27th which only has a couple of spots left; so, take a look. I know I'm looking forward to hearing how to improve George Mar 13, 2013 3:52 PM
Members, there was an error on the workshop schedules messages that went out earlier - The workshop is sheduled for March 23rd at 2:15 pm. This is the same workshop as the one running earlier in the day. We added this as there was a long waiting list and requests so we wanted to give everyone a chance to attend. If your on the waitlist t George Mar 12, 2013 2:32 PM
Hi everyon, a word about the 40's retro shoot. - I now have a member bringing me a sax to loan us for the shoot. I still need a  vintage Shure mic, a cymbol and stand and a beat up old steel folding chair. Thanks members you the best, George your organizer George Mar 9, 2013 11:18 AM
Need the members help - Please let me know if you can help with some props for the 40's shoot. I still need and old sacs or tumpet and an old vintage steel folding chair and one or two vintage bar stools.  Your equipment will be handle carefully. Thanks, Ge George Mar 7, 2013 2:25 PM
Up coming meetups. - We have some upcoming meetups coming soon. We have a outdoor lighting shoot coming in Mid April. This will be announce within a day or two. Inexpensive and limited I expect it will fill fast. Another inexpensive and limited meetup comin George Mar 7, 2013 8:44 AM
I made a couple changes to the 40's to 50's Retro Fashion Photo Shoot - Hi all, I've made a couple of changes to the 40's to 50's Retro Fashion Photo Shoot. They were to fex my shamfully bed speelng. On a seriuos note, I've also lowered the admission by one for quality reasons. George Mar 3, 2013 7:47 AM
Exciting new upcoming events - Hi everyone. I'm very excited at the news that I'm announcing today. It's about two upcoming workshops and shoots. The first event will be an Outdoor portrait workshop and model shoot. We'll probably use both Natural Light and I'll b George Feb 26, 2013 8:43 AM
New Meetup: Filoli Estate, Artist and Photogrphers Access Day - Announcing a new Meetup for Bay Area Photography Shoots and Workshops! What : Filoli Estate, Artist and Photogrphers Access Day George Feb 20, 2013 10:50 PM
New Meetup: Filoli Estate, Artist and Photogrphers Access Day - Announcing a new Meetup for Bay Area Photography Shoots and Workshops! What : Filoli Estate, Artist and Photogrphers Access Day George Feb 20, 2013 10:47 PM
New Poll Created - Please go to the poll section and fill out the new poll on future meetup trips. Also, if you have a great suggestion don't keep it to yourself, email me. Regards, George George Feb 10, 2013 3:20 PM
We'll be running some polls soon. - Hi everyone, At the last workshop meetup it came to my attention that some members weren't aware that we have a poll section in our web page. Therefore, I decided to contact eve George Feb 6, 2013 6:16 PM
We have a new perk! - Free VIP Membership 200 photo Online Portfolio - VIP does not expire Star Studio Models O George Jan 2, 2013 9:35 AM
Happy New Year and - Hi everyone and Happy New Year, The New Year brings some exciting new possibilities for us to Meetup. The Mt. View Cemetery attended late last year was a great success with som George Jan 2, 2013 9:30 AM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Models at the Cememtary meetup and future meetups - My first take is that it would be inappropriate to have models at a cemetery. Imagine if you were there leaving flowers for a Laurie F. Nov 21, 2012 9:11 AM
Models at the Cememtary meetup and future meetups - Hi all, I posted the following conversation starter on our Meetup scheduled for Dec, 28th on the main page. You can post a reply there or email me back or do whatever works for you. The main thing is please reply as your response will help shap George Nov 21, 2012 4:28 AM
New Poll - Hi Everyone, I've added a new poll on your willingness to travel to a meetup. Please complete the poll; so, I have an idea for future meet ups. BTW, polls are under the more header. Thanks, George George Nov 17, 2012 3:04 PM
Editing at a Coffee Shop has been rescheduled - Hi Everyone, 'Editing at a Coffee Shop' has been rescheduled for this week. If interested please go to the meet up site for the time and the place. Enjoy the coffee and enjoy the photography, George George Nov 12, 2012 6:34 PM
Keeping the group alive. - Hi everyone, First, let me thank Wayne for his stewardship as organizer of this group. Secondly, I wanted to let you all know I took the organizer position in a effort to keep this group going. Though we are in different areas I hope George Nov 12, 2012 6:09 AM
Workshop in SF -   Hi All,  A great photographer and friend is putting on a workshop and I thought you might be interested.  I just wanted to share this with you. I'm putting together a full day workshop with celebrity portrait photographer V Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Oct 16, 2012 9:49 AM
Ballerina Workshop Shoot Sunday Sept 9th. - Ballerina Workshop Shoot Sunday Sept 9th.   Hope you are all having a great summer and have a safe holiday weekend.   We need a few more photogs to sign up to m Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Aug 30, 2012 12:15 PM
Portfolio Building Workshop Sunday 8/26 - Last chance to get the $99 workshop is 8/14 then the price goes up to $125. Workshop is Sunday 8/26. Sign up here: http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-P Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Aug 13, 2012 10:55 AM
We are in need of a Co-Organizer for the group -   Hi BAPWo’s,   We are in need of a Co-Organizer for the group:   The Co-Organizer can do everything the Organizer can do, with the exception of r Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Jun 11, 2012 11:04 AM
Image Judging Academy - Image Judging Academy hosted by the Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Feb 21, 2012 6:09 AM
Equipment for sale - Hi All, A good friend and photographer has some equipment for sale that might interest you. Please contact Denny directly. I had occasion to splurge at Imaging USA in New Orleans, and purchased some items that neces Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Jan 22, 2012 9:46 AM
CCCC Ed Night - http://contracostacc.homestead­.c Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Jan 20, 2012 9:59 AM
Road Trip to Death Valley Monday Feb 20th thru Sunday Feb 26th. Interest???? - Hi All, I am thinking of a Road Trip to Death Valley Monday Feb 20th thru Sunday Feb 26th. It is about a 10 hour drive from Clayton to Death Valley. Leave Monday 20th at 7am arrive Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Jan 19, 2012 1:24 PM
Meetup details changed: Digital 101- Series 101 How to use your camera. - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-Photography-Workshops/events/­26178371/ When Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Dec 18, 2011 10:33 AM
Votre for a Glamour Model shoot Saturday Jan. 21, 2012 - Please vote for one: http://www.meetup.com/Bay-Area­-Photography-Workshops/polls/3­76562/ Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Sep 22, 2011 2:45 PM
Re: [Bay-Area-Photography-Workshop­s] Ccalifornia Photo Fest - Not sure what perk you are talking about.  Did you forget to attach something? Tom On Sat, Sep 3, 2011 at 10:33 AM, Wayne Miller, Cr.Photog., CPP < [address removed] Tom O. Sep 3, 2011 1:16 PM
Ccalifornia Photo Fest - Check out this great perk to a great event. Wish I could go but have other commitments. Regards, Wayne Wayne Miller, M.Photog.Cr, C. Sep 3, 2011 10:33 AM

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