RPEG's focus is on photography and photo editing, but Meetup's focus is on getting people together face-to-face. Are you able to attend at least some of our meetings and tutorials? Do you sincerely plan to do so? If so, please continue!
Yes... I intend to attend the meetings.
Experience isn't required for membership, but we do ask that your main reason for joining be an interest in cameras and photo-editing. What editor (if any) are you using? If Photoshop, which version? Beginner, intermediate, advanced or expert?
I am between a beginner and intermediate in photoshop but well schooled in color theory.
If experienced with your program(s), how did you LEARN the program along the way? Books? Videos? In a formal school curriculum? On the job? Please be as specific as possible
On the job and through books.
If experienced, what areas of photo editing do you consider your strengths? Portrait touchups? Compositing? HDR Imaging? Web? Artistic? Photo Repair? Other? Please specify.
Photo repair and compostitioning.
What are the areas where you'd especially like to increase your skills?
Overall knowledge of Photoshop
I am a partner in Lumiere Photo and Spectrum Gallery and interested in all aspects of the photo world in Rochester, NY.
What David M. is saying about this Meetup Group
Good group. Talented people. Good learning experience.