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Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Monthly Photo Contest - Voting Open - November Contest - To vote, just add a comment on the photo. On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 9:55 AM, Massimo Nittardi < mnittardi Sue O Dec 5, 2012 3:32 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Monthly Photo Contest - Voting Open - November Contest - Sue, a dumb question, where/how do we vote? Do we just email you? Massimo Massimo N. Dec 5, 2012 9:54 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Monthly Photo Contest - Voting Open - November Contest - Hi Sue. This is Melanie and I have a question about the photo contest. How many photos are we allowed to enter since Melanie G. Dec 3, 2012 10:41 PM
Monthly Photo Contest - Voting Open - November Contest - Voting is open for the October album.  You may vote for 2 photos.  You must give a reason why you voted for those photos in order for the vote to count. I have also opened the album for November.  Since we didn't have many events in Sue O Dec 3, 2012 9:10 AM
Fwd: New Photography Workshops - Preview not available Sue O Nov 27, 2012 10:37 AM
Fwd: Opening Reception: 2012 Members' Show - Preview not available Sue O Nov 17, 2012 9:06 AM
OCTOBER'S BEST PHOTO CONTEST ALBUM IS NOW OPEN - Sorry everyone, between hurricanes and politics, I lost track of the time!  I have now opened the October contest album.  Upload photos through November 30. Voting will be December 1 -1 Sue O Nov 7, 2012 11:37 AM
Bumps in the road - I hope everyone  has come through Superstorm Sandy intact and well. In every group there are inevitably some bumps in the road.  I’ve heard from many of you about your disappointment over the cancellation of the Studio Shoot.   Sue O Oct 30, 2012 2:40 PM
Fwd: Wethersfield Tourism Commission Photo Contest - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: "LaFountain, Justin P. (Student)" < [address removed] > Date: Oct 12,[masked]:30 PM Subject: Wet Sue O Oct 12, 2012 5:25 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Announcing the “Best of the Month” Photo Contest - Preview not available Ira D. Oct 9, 2012 11:27 AM
Our new sponsor! - As alluded to in my contest email, I am happy to welcome Photosynthesis as the sponsor of our Best of the Month monthly photo contest. I know a few of you are already familiar with Chris and the unique services he offers.  For those you who ar Sue O Oct 9, 2012 11:27 AM
Announcing the “Best of the Month” Photo Contest - I am pleased to announce that starting with October we will hold a monthly photo contest for the best photo taken at our events over the previous month. It is my hope that the contest will be a fun and exciting way to inspire discu Sue O Oct 9, 2012 10:40 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] - Good luck mastering that Holga, John. ;) On Sun, Oct 7, 2012 at 8:27 AM, Gregory Peel < [address removed] > wrote: Joe Oct 7, 2012 8:33 AM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] - Hey John, I received this as well. Unfortunate Gregory P. Oct 7, 2012 8:27 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] - Joe, My apologies but I did not send this out. Appears account was hacked and AOL is aware of this. Tighter controls have been set. S John B. Oct 7, 2012 8:19 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] - John -- Did you send this out, or did someone hack into your account to send out spam? Joe On Sat, Oct 6, 2012 at 2:41 PM, John Bradley < johnmb1@ Joe Oct 7, 2012 8:07 AM
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Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photographers needed to help with Therapeutic Riding Scholarship Oct 13 - Please contact Sloane directly.  Her email address is in the email On Oct 4,[masked]:22 PM, "Melanie P" < [address removed] > wrote: Sue O Oct 4, 2012 6:30 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photographers needed to help with Therapeutic Riding Scholarship Oct 13 - I'd be interested. Sent from my iPhone On Oct 4, 2012, at 4:24 PM, Sue O < [address removed] > wrote: Melanie P Oct 4, 2012 5:22 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photographers needed to help with Therapeutic Riding Scholarship Oct 13 - Hi Sue: Can you explain "to be sold to participants for donations". Is this supposed to be a charity sho Wayne N. Oct 4, 2012 5:09 PM
Photographers needed to help with Therapeutic Riding Scholarship Oct 13 - IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN HELPING OUT, PLEASE CONTACT SLOANE DIRECTLY [address removed] Looking for 3-5 Photographers to help with Therapeutic Riding Scholarship Oct 13  Photog Sue O Oct 4, 2012 4:24 PM
Final Itinerary: Autumn on the Hudson - The full itinerary for this event is now available. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Mid-CT-P­hotography-Meetup/events/55148­312/ Sue O Sep 30, 2012 12:06 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Liability Waiver - Preview not available Eric T. Sep 26, 2012 1:33 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Liability Waiver - Preview not available Catherine Sep 26, 2012 9:19 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Liability Waiver - Meet-Up covers only their own butts... On Sun, Sep 23, 2012 at 10:18 AM, Wayne Nolting < w.nol Sue O Sep 23, 2012 11:53 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Liability Waiver - Preview not available Wayne N. Sep 23, 2012 10:16 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Liability Waiver - Preview not available Sue O Sep 23, 2012 9:44 AM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Liability Waiver - Preview not available Charles D. Sep 23, 2012 9:36 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Liability Waiver - body{font-size:10pt;font-famil­y:arial,sans-serif;background-­color:#ffffff;color:black;}p{m­argin:0px;} Sad to think that everything in this liability waiver 'Duck' Sep 21, 2012 12:14 PM
Liability Waiver - All members are required to review the below liabilty waiver.  It is assumed if you remain a member of the group that you have reviewed, understand and accept this waiver.  If anyone h Sue O Sep 21, 2012 11:48 AM
Meetup details changed: Monthly Meeting - Welcome Back from Summer - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Mid-CT-P­hotography-Meetup/events/74306­322/ When Sue O Aug 26, 2012 2:41 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Autumn on the Hudson -- IMPORTANT NOTICE - What is the date of the Bannerman Photo Shooot ..The ticket info is for a lot of weekends??Lois Conlon --- On Tue, 7/ user 1. Aug 1, 2012 11:10 AM
Autumn on the Hudson -- IMPORTANT NOTICE - As you know, the plan is go over to Bannerman Castle to shoot.  These lovely historic ruins should prove an interesting site . The castle is on an island so we will have to take a boat over.  I have been advised that Sue O Jul 31, 2012 10:25 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo Uploads - I would certainly second Eric's remarks. Post your best work and be selective. As Jay Maisel, another of photography's legends, has s Steve E. Jul 8, 2012 2:16 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo Uploads - Hi, This may come across as harsh, but as a student of photography I must chime in again. This petty discussion about posting photographs must end here and end now. In my life I have met and worked with some of the greats; Cornell Capa, Eric T. Jul 8, 2012 1:20 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo Uploads - Well said! Please visit my websites www.peruta.net www.res23cue.net On Jul 8, 2012, at 11:58 AM, Vicki Miorelli wrote: > jim p. Jul 8, 2012 12:57 PM
Photo Uploads - Vicki M. Jul 8, 2012 11:58 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo Uploads - The compromise - Sue, Glad to hear from you and thank you for your solution, which I find ve Massimo N. Jul 3, 2012 11:05 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - I see your point with this post Dan. I never thought about seeing that point of view. This makes total sense and it has always been taught to me that a phot John B. Jul 2, 2012 2:28 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Writing as a member (having officially resigned as an organizer in January ) ... Yes. We're a social meetup with a photography theme; n Sue F. Jul 2, 2012 1:48 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - It does seem I've evoked a lot of opinions with my support of Sue. One of the gentleman said something about sayin Dan B. Jul 2, 2012 1:39 PM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo Uploads - The compromise - The comments below are mine, Gregory Peel. Sorry Sue, Gregory P. Jul 2, 2012 1:17 PM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo Uploads - The compromise - I shoot here because I really enjoy all the members. I like Gregory P. Jul 2, 2012 1:15 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Eric, your point of view works if we go shooting a tree, then a build John M. Jul 2, 2012 1:02 PM
Photo Uploads - The compromise - This seems to have gotten lost in the shuffle, Again let me say that every member of this group is entitled to express their opinion as long as it is done in a constructive and respectful manner. As a compromise, I'm going to Sue O Jul 2, 2012 12:48 PM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Happy Monday everyone!! I would like to share my 2 cen Andy Jul 2, 2012 12:28 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Stephen B. Jul 2, 2012 10:07 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - I usually don't comment, but I agree with Michael. As a photographer and more specifically a photo educator.....I know a beginning photographer might get 2 images out of 36 that are worth posting(can you tell I learned on film?) a good one might get 4 Eric T. Jul 2, 2012 9:32 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - I only want to share that we had a recent problem in another meetup group two weeks ago when early posters (including me) maxed out the group limit (500) and slower processors couldn't post at all. Rich C. Jul 2, 2012 9:26 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - 12 photos seems more than reasonable to me as well.  I know that if i do a shoot, such as coney island, i think i took about 300 photos and have less than 12 that are actually worth posting... not because they aren't in focus, but most are snapshots.  michael Jul 2, 2012 9:04 AM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Twelve photos per member, per event seems like a reall Gregory P. Jul 2, 2012 8:50 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - YES, please just get along. I understand D John M. Jul 2, 2012 8:16 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - My reply is to the post from Jeff Dutton. While I respect the opinions of others, I have to heartily agree with Jeff. The reasons I joined this group was to 1) me John B. Jul 2, 2012 7:50 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Good points Jeff ! On Jul 2,[masked]:10 AM, "Jeff Dutton" < [address removed] > wrote: Chas A. Jul 2, 2012 7:36 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - So, a simple question..... as part of "the 12" how to link to the "personal storage site", flikr or others ?  I'm not that techie...   Limited to 12, we'd then learn to self-edit more critically, I'm sure we all do Chas A. Jul 2, 2012 7:32 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Masimo, I agree with your comments here. I enjoy seeing what others have captured at an event that I was unable to attend, such as Co John B. Jul 2, 2012 7:18 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - I think the thing not to lose sight of is that we are foremost a social group and secondary is the communal interest in photography. The reason I say that is that for many, myself included, we can do our photography anywhere and at anytime. The fact t Jeff D. Jul 2, 2012 7:10 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Another idea is that our 12 most refined images could be posted to Flickr - simply because Fli Janet Jul 2, 2012 7:05 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - My two cents here, as someone new to this group, but with some miles on the shutter as a pro, amateur and hobbyist. I tend to agree with Dan and Chas here. Isn't the perso Dave E. Jul 2, 2012 6:26 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - As a new member I would like to thank Massimo for a well written and respectful request for dialogue.  I'm not sure what Sue's thoughts are behind her request for just 12 pictures per member, per event, but I hope that we can all wait for her resp Kathy P. Jul 2, 2012 6:12 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Massimo, We certainly could debate this all day long but let's just say we'll agree to disagree. Photographers, especially today, have to be editors as well. Dan B. Jul 2, 2012 5:35 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Fun....passion....and sharing!  Is the meetup website clogged and overwhelmed ??  And flickr...is just another dumping ground.  It's the feedback that makes Meetup enjoyable ! On Jul 1,[masked]:33 PM, "Massimo Nit Chas A. Jul 1, 2012 11:42 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Dan, I don't really think what you're referring to compares to the experien Massimo N. Jul 1, 2012 11:33 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - As a sport photographer its all about spray and pray, crop until you g John M. Jul 1, 2012 10:30 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Photo uploads - Hello Sue, Dan B. Jul 1, 2012 9:16 PM
Photo uploads - Hi Sue, I'm writing in response to the email you sent a couple weeks back limiting how many pictures we can upload to an event album Massimo N. Jul 1, 2012 8:06 PM
HOST NEEDED - Sunday, August 5 - Cruisin On Main Street - This event was suggested by Don Janelle but since he is working at the event, he is unable to  host. The event is "Cruisin on Main". It is a classic car show (the largest one day show in New England). There will be approximately 1,000 antique Sue O Jun 26, 2012 8:11 AM
Photo Uploads - In order to keep our albums from becoming unwieldy, I am asking that everyone limit their uploads to 12 per album. I have started a Flickr group for the Mid-CT Meetup and you are welcome to post other photos there.   Sue O Jun 21, 2012 2:38 PM
More HDR info - I just posted information about HDR in the Interesting link and tips section on the message board. If you have any questions Vicki M. Jun 6, 2012 1:56 PM
Boston Buffet - Re-Scheduled for SAT. JUNE 30 -     The forecast of 80% rain is causing us to postpone our Boston photo adventure. It will be rescheduled for Saturday, June 30. Sue F. Jun 1, 2012 6:47 AM
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MEETING HOSTS NEEDED FOR JUNE, JULY & AUGUST - June 1 starts my company's longer Mon-Thursday hours so I am hoping some of you will pitch in on Summer meetings. Typically we shoot instead of having a formal meeting. A night shoot, a sunset shoot or anywhere else your imagination takes you. Sue O May 4, 2012 9:51 AM
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Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - Hi, Sue...See you guys on May 19th @ the beach..I wrote May 2nd instead of May 19th on my previous email... evelyn Apr 4, 2012 6:52 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - Hi, Sue...Wow, it's been awhile..A day @ Hammonasett Beach sounds fun..I'd like to try being a model that day, evelyn Apr 4, 2012 6:46 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - This will be my first shoot with you all as I have just joined, but I am so looking forward to this i Tracy H. Mar 31, 2012 10:32 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - I can be a part time model as well. I also want to photograph Sent from my iPhone On Mar 31, 2012, at 4:47 PM, Anshul Goel < srms.ans carol Mar 31, 2012 6:30 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - That sounds like an awesome idea!!! I am tempted too. Never thought we could be the subject anytime. I am up to play the role of a model. I lost some weight recently, so I think I'll have some "airy" clothes already. Anshul G. Mar 31, 2012 4:45 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - Hi, Massimo! Cool! It would be great to have you model, too! Not to worry about baggy and blowing in the wind. For your Sue F. Mar 31, 2012 4:37 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - Sue, I hadn't thought about modeling myself but when I read that it would be a good opportunity to get some good shots of ours Massimo N. Mar 31, 2012 3:55 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - Paula --- Hired! I'll sign you up. Start collecting your wardrobe and props! Have fun! i know you will!!! I'll be in touch. Sue F. Mar 28, 2012 10:29 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Looking for Models! - p { margin: 0; } Sue and Group, I would love to do this, and be a model. Where do we sign up, on the site? Thanks, Paula D. Mar 28, 2012 10:18 AM
Looking for Models! - Models have been signing up for "Capture the Wind" (Hammonasset Beach on Saturday, May 19 from noon through sunset,) but we'd like to invite more to join us! Compensation will be some great photos from the photo Sue F. Mar 28, 2012 7:13 AM
Meetup details changed: March 2012 Meeting - Favorite Online Resources for Photography - Last minute location and time change. Back to Panera Bread at 7:00 p.m. because WIFI is needed for this presentation. When : Tuesday, March 13,[masked]:00 PM W Bill Mar 4, 2012 10:21 PM
Groupon for Gloucester Whale-Watching - It is our intention to do a Whale Watch out of Gloucester at some point this season. For those of you who might be interested, for those of you who are interested, following is information on how to buy a discounted Sue O Mar 2, 2012 12:12 PM
Tuesday's meeting - Photos needing editing - body{font-size:10pt;font-famil­y:arial,sans-serif;background-­color:#ffffff;color:black;}p{m­argin:0px;} 'Duck' Feb 22, 2012 10:53 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - Well since everyone is chiming in, I'll throw in a couple of things. I shoot with glasses and never in 20 years have I used a diopter adjustment, it's there but too much trouble. Maybe it depends on bifocals, trifocals and then it might be a n Monte Feb 11, 2012 7:22 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - Hi Joe Good info, Alot of folks are not aware of the diopter adjustment, usually a small dial found to the right of the viewfinder on Nikon, that You adjus Gene S. Feb 11, 2012 9:25 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - The best place to see EVERYTHING is in New York City, specifically B&H Photo and Adorama. Depending on what you're looking for, many places will have some cameras, such as Best Buy, BJ's, Sam's Club, Costco, various department stores. Joe Feb 10, 2012 11:22 PM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - Thank you -that is very good information. Do you user 9. Feb 10, 2012 2:48 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - An APS sensor is found in most consumer-grade DSLR cameras and a few smaller cameras. It is about half the size of a single frame of 35mm film. Most point and shoot cameras have much smaller sensors. In general and for simplicity's sake, the smaller t Joe Feb 10, 2012 12:59 PM
RE: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - what is an APS sensor? Is there a certain camera that user 9. Feb 10, 2012 12:35 PM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - This is quite true. The only thing I would add is that if Linda is looking to print at large sizes and retain decent quality, say 8" x 10" and larger, perhaps a 4/3 or APS sensor would suit her needs better. That's assuming her budget all Joe Feb 10, 2012 10:15 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] Camera - not for nothing Linda, if a majority of what you want to do is Macro shots, most point and shoot cameras will get you there, much cheaper than a DSLR.  lots of good choices in the P&S category are extremely capable at macro work. michael Feb 10, 2012 9:27 AM
Camera - I wonder if you might help me in picking out a beginners ca user 9. Feb 10, 2012 9:19 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] One on One Instruction Available - I'm interested in a one on one too. Everything from taking pictures, downloading, editing printing & matting. I'm still waiting from the scan my photos lab to send me a cd of 1000 pictures. & carol Feb 10, 2012 12:09 AM
Re: [Mid-CT-Photography-Meetup] One on One Instruction Available - Sue or John, I would love a one on one instruction. Purch user 2. Feb 9, 2012 10:22 PM

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