What we're about

Women who are new or not to photography and/or Women who want to network with other women who are learning photography. We meetup one or more times a month to practice in the field or at a meeting to learn from each other meet how to take better pictures, critique photos, and offer support in learning photography. The money for dues pays for equipment for the group, venues that charge money, supplies for , and other costs that the organizer must pay such as the meetup.com site.

All members are expected to pay $10 annually. If you pay in March this year, you pay in March next year and so on. We ask new members to pay dues after they have attended two meetups.

Dues are to be paid at http://www.paypal.com and reference raelynnra@comcast.net

Upcoming events (3)

Rose City Classic.... Biggest Dog Show Series in the West

Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center

General Show Information Rose City Classic is fun for the whole family. Plan to come early and stay all day. Breed judging and agility start at 8 am and depending on the size of the entry and the particular event, the shows can run until 6 pm or later. The best days for spectators to attend are Thursday through Sunday, the days of the all-breed shows. That’s when the largest number of dogs will be in attendance and spectators can watch agility, obedience and rally trials as well as their favorite breed. If you are interested in purebred dogs this is the show to attend! It is one of the biggest dog shows in America and attracts top dogs from virtually all breeds and varieties. If you want to see a particular breed or locate a breeder, these are great shows to visit. If you are looking for a specific breed, watch for information on this year’s Meet the Breeds Showcase. It’s an exciting attraction at the Rose City Classic Admission Price $10 per person $20 per family [up to 5)] $15 Two-day pass, individual $30 Two-day pass, family Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult Seniors [62 ] are free on Thursday or Friday, half price ($5.) on Saturday and Sunday Location: the Rose City Classic is held at the Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center (Expo) at 2060 No. Marine Drive, Portland, Oregon 97217. Click here for directions to Expo, then click on directions for a map. Kara will host this event. She has been several times. She said: It's open 8-6pm and I'm waiting for the schedule of events to be posted. I was thinking to meet people there around 10 AM, shoot for a couple hours, meet at food court at noon for lunch and then everyone at their own pace/schedule.

Getting Started in Lightroom .. with Rebecca Benoit

Griffith Park Building

Based on feedback at the year-end meeting as well as on the site - this session will serve as an introduction to Lightroom - how it works with your files as well as an overview of the Develop module. Session will be lecture style, you are welcome to bring your computer to follow along. Although I'm happy to answer questions, please understand that there will not be time for individual instruction. We'll take a break about halfway through, byo snacks and beverages. I'm an Adobe Certified Expert in Lightroom, have taught hundreds of photographers in classes and one-on-one - look forward to showing you how this fabulous program works! NOTE that this is a NEW LOCATION for us (the OLD Beaverton City Hall) - please pay attention to your gps!

Portland Winter Light Festival


Portland Winter Light Festival will host its 4th annual event. This is an exciting event in the winter months when everyone needs a little light in their lives! I need a host for this event as I will be in Southern CA! Their website starts with February 7-9, 2019: Join us for the 4th annual Portland Winter Light Festival, a city-wide event showcasing illuminated art installations, vibrant performances, and stunning kinetic fire sculptures throughout our city. This is can be a wonderful event for photographers if it isn't too rainy and you get there early to avoid the massive crowds! Bring a tripod, warm clothes and rain clothes. The Tillicum Bridge is a focal point but there are many many light features. Usually many of the light features are near the Tillicum Bridge and the OMSI.

Past events (489)

Year End Extravaganza!

Beaverton Community Center

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