Photo Critique!!!

You've broken all your Christmas toys, put on 10 pounds from all that food, have a terrific headache, still, from over celebrating on New Year's Eve, and are wondering what to do with yourself. Get back on the track to great photographs with a bit of friendly advice! Bring your three best photos (or your three favorites) to the Photo Authority secret hideaway by the Metro tracks behind the WU North Campus, and we will rip them to shreds, er, I mean, offer helpful tips as to how you can improve as a photographer! Bring your original, unaltered camera file (RAW, if possible) and your massacred, I mean, improved version, hot off the altar of the Photoshop gods and we'll get to work on them. Put the 6 files (as shot and edited) onto a USB drive in a folder labeled with your name and the date of the event (example: Marcia_Anastasia_Garcia_Smith_McDougal_Kouri_Chang_Al-Jihad_14_01_07 ).

Size your finished jpeg to 1920 pixels or larger on the long side and bring your sense of humor, as it's going to be a fun and educational experience!!


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  • A former member
    A former member

    How often are these critiques put on?

    January 14

  • Richard K.

    Always enjoyable these evenings - this was no exception.

    January 14

  • Jim G

    Another fun night with variations on our photos

    January 14

  • Valerie

    I will not be able to make it tonight. So sorry to miss visiting with everyone and the inspiration and learning from seeing your photos! I look forward to seeing you all soon!

    January 14

  • Basab. M.

    Just to clarify, it can be image of any genere or necessarily an event?

    January 14

  • Richard D.

    Unfortunately, I just have a bad head and chest cold, so I won't be able to make it tonight.

    January 14

  • CAROL J.

    Thanks Edward, I'm not certain if I can make this one. I start school, but would like to be inform if you should have any online Critique in the near future and agains thanks for the offer.

    January 12

  • CAROL J.

    I will try to come on bus line, but near the metro link. Thanks

    December 27, 2013

    • Edward C.

      We are three short blocks north of the Delmar Metro station on Hodiamont. I'll even give you a ride home after if you wish.

      1 · January 12

  • Bill F.

    Wish I could make this one but I'll be out of town next week. I need to get my best of 2013 in before I leave.

    January 7

  • A former member
    A former member

    Can't make the reschedule date. Perhaps next month!!

    January 7

  • Michelle S

    Darn, I have another commitment that evening. I was really looking forward to it. Guess I'll start working on my best of 2013 selection.

    January 7

  • Richard K.

    Thanks for changing the date, Ed - now I'll be able to come!

    January 7

  • Rose

    Are we supposed to bring our best 3 from 2013 or our best 3 ever?

    January 6

  • Chris J.

    Wish I could be there but I'll be out of town taking pictures out west.

    December 31

    • Matthew

      I wish I had that problem.

      1 · January 2

  • Edwin M

    How do I bring images? They will be jpg. On a disk or drive?

    December 22, 2013

    • Richard D.

      Edwin, bring them on a small USB flash drive...that's what most people do.

      December 22, 2013

  • Dick G.

    I'll pass on this one

    December 22, 2013

  • Richard K.

    Can't make it to this one, sadly.

    December 12, 2013

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