We would like to thank our new hosts, The Shelter, for offering us place to hold our biweekly meetings. The Shelter is located in Al Quoz's Alserkal Avenue, where parking is free. If you're making your way there by public transport, you can take bus 12 from the First Gulf Bank station.
Is this your first time at one of our biweekly events? Welcome - it's free of charge! For everyone else, we suggest donating a minimum of AED 20 to cover club costs.
19:00 Announcements and introduction
19:15 Discussion Topic: Time-lapse photography
Lewis de Mesa is co-founder of Brownmonkeys, a design collective based in Dubai. He directed the short film "EX"-The Ex-Girlfriend, which was featured at the First Gulf Film Festival in 2008. He received gold recognition at Promax Arabia 2009 for an MTV Arabia Ramadan promo. He is currently a freelancer at Twofour54 as Art Director / Animator / Time-lapse Photographer.
20:00 Member showcase (Amjad Ali)
For this section, members bring show us 10 to 12 of their best shots, and answer questions about them. Want to try your hand at this in the future? Talk to an organizer.
20:15 The Tuesday tip
Ashraf Jandali dispenses advice on how to improve your photographs.
Do you feel something is off with a picture you took, even though you can't tell what? Bring along the image, and our members will give you their suggestions on what you can improve. Constructive criticism is one of the best ways of improving your work!
20:45 Photo Competition (Theme: Portraits or props from the February 26 biweekly meeting)
Bring up to three submissions on a USB flash drive - sorry, no email entries. To make our lives easier, please rename the files so that they have your name in them, e.g. Ahmed1.JPG, Ahmed2.JPG and Ahmed3.JPG. We all vote on who has done the best job, and the winner gets a prize.