Monthly social (Backpacking and photography)

  • May 1, 2013 · 6:00 PM
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http://www.meetup.com/NightPhotography/pages/You_MUST_Read_This/
This is a week day event

EVENT HOST(S):

Eric
Enrico


This event is about:
Backpacking and photography: Why?, what to pack, gear, preparation, things to know, rules


SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

  • You must have a YES RSVP to actually attend.
  • no show to this event will be recorded.
  • If you change to a "NO" status less than 1 day prior to the event you are counted as a No-Show.  (i.e. after April 30th , 5:00 PM)
  • Guests (1) are permitted. Unaccounted for Guests are not permitted.
  • Bringing undeclared guests will be treated the same as a no-show


COST
There is no cost for this event.

SCHEDULE

Refreshments, snacks, and beverages will also be provided.

Schedule:
6:00 - 6:45 pm  Meet and greet

6:45 - 7:00 pm Upcoming Plans and Shoots - interactive discussion.

7:00 - 7:45 pm All about backpacking as photographer

7:45 - 8:00 pm Break out and FAQ ...... Socialize.


WHAT TO BRING

  • Pen and note pad
  • Friendly Smile
  • Questions
  • Photos to show or if you want a critique


DIRECTIONS  Google them here is the address:

Sports Basement

1177 Kern Ave, Sunnyvale, CA


PARKING
Plenty of parking can be found in the lot.

CARPOOL LOCATIONS
Please carpool (you can then use the carpool lanes and get their early!!

If you have further questions ask below in the comments.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    This is a link to the 2.2#, 18Ah battery I mentioned last night that might be useful to hikers.

    http://www.apeximg.com/spec/48060.pdf

    Great info at the meeting, I wish I had joined about 30 years ago!

    May 2, 2013

    • Enrico

      I use the TLP-4000 that detects the voltage.

      May 6, 2013

    • Eric H.

      Guys could you have this discussion on the discussion board everyone that attended the meetup could possibly be getting an email Thanks

      May 6, 2013

  • joy

    Hi Enrico,

    Will you please post instructions or link on how to make the battery set up? I will need one for the Bristlecone trip. I have a D600 and a D7000, thanks.

    May 6, 2013

    • Enrico

      checkout the Nikon Battery hack http://www.meetup.com...­] , you can bay the battery adapter on ebay (don't need to disassamble a battery)

      May 6, 2013

  • Kartik R.

    It was a very Informative meetup. Thanks Enrico and Eric for organizing it.

    May 2, 2013

  • Srinivas J.

    Thanks Enrico and Eric for organizing the meetup. It was very useful and informative.

    May 2, 2013

  • Rajesh

    It was great with lots of good info.

    May 2, 2013

  • Joolz H.

    So many thanks to Enrico & Eric for sharing their experience. Great, too, to have 2 different points of view on some of the equipment. Good to think about.

    May 1, 2013

  • Sarita

    Great meetup! Thanks Enrico and Eric for organizing this event and sharing very useful information. I am excited about going backpacking! Also nice to meet everyone!

    May 1, 2013

  • Fabián S.

    The meeting was great!!! Eric and Enrico gave us lots of good (useful) information. Makes me wanted hit the trails right now.

    May 1, 2013

  • AJ V.

    Very Informative

    May 1, 2013

  • Nikki D. P.

    Great and informative

    May 1, 2013

  • Hai T.

    Great! Learned a lot in backpacking and photography

    May 1, 2013

  • Ravi

    Very informative session. Excellent Content. Thanks Eric & Enrico.

    May 1, 2013

  • Liz H.

    A huge thanks to Eric and Enrico for all the work, preparation, and advice before, during, and after the meet up!

    May 1, 2013

  • Ashish K S.

    fun stuff is always good

    May 1, 2013

  • Thomas M.

    Learned a few things tonight, glad I was there.

    May 1, 2013

  • Ritesh P. S.

    Nice meetup. Plenty of good information. Thanks for organizing.

    May 1, 2013

  • Shulee O.

    Ouphs. I messed up royally. I thought this was a Sport Basement in SF. Sorry can't get down there by this time.

    May 1, 2013

  • Eric H.

    We are not in the summit room we are next to the entrance

    May 1, 2013

  • Ritesh P. S.

    I'm running a bit late too! Be there by 6:30.

    May 1, 2013

  • Kartik R.

    I am running a little bit late. I am on my way now.

    May 1, 2013

  • Laura Northrup P.

    Anybody want to carpool from SF or somewhere along the way?

    May 1, 2013

  • Wing

    Don't get off from work until 7:30.

    May 1, 2013

  • Edgar

    Hi, is it still possible to sign up for this event? I had a schedule conflict but it's ok now. Thanks.

    April 30, 2013

    • Enrico

      I just added you. See you tomorrow.

      April 30, 2013

    • Edgar

      Thanks!

      April 30, 2013

  • Kabeer M.

    Something really urgent came up at work. Won't be able to make it.. :(

    April 30, 2013

  • John J.

    Will be my first meet up, looking forward to it.

    April 29, 2013

    • Eric H.

      excellent looking forward to meeting you.

      April 29, 2013

  • allan c.

    So wanting to finally make a meet up but still recovering from wrist surgery and now I'm away on the 1st!

    April 24, 2013

    • Eric H.

      Bummer it would be great to see you there. Hope you feel better soon.

      April 29, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I do need to know how to make the choice on what equipment to carry

    April 23, 2013

    • Eric H.

      No but we will talk about gear and you can ask questions about what to take.

      April 29, 2013

  • Thomas M.

    See you all there :-)

    April 29, 2013

  • Thomas M.

    See yeah there.

    April 23, 2013

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