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We are a member supported photography club. The club invites you as our guest for one or two events prior to joining. This MeetUp group is an extension of the Lone Tree Photography Club and open to all photographers. You do not have to be a member of the club to belong to our meetup group. We use this forum to help reach out to the community and expand our reach "To share our knowledge and increase our expertise".

Membership per year is $25 individual /$35 family.

Upcoming events (2)

Master Landscape Photography with Glenn Randall Saturday 11-5-2022

Needs a location

DO NOT USE THE RSVP LINK IN THIS MEETUP YOU WILL NOT BE REGISTERED FOR THE EVENT UNLESS YOU:

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Sponsored by the Lone Tree Photography Club
Glenn's approach to teaching landscape photography can be summed up in eight words: master the craft, and the art will follow. This one-day, classroom-only workshop will help low-intermediate to advanced-intermediate photographers take the next step in their journey toward mastering the craft of daylight landscape photography.

For a landscape photographer, the meaning of craft goes far beyond such photographic basics as aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and white balance. It includes the ability to locate promising subjects and plan shoots using topographic maps and computerized mapping tools. It includes concepts from geography, which tells us how the angle of sunrise and sunset varies throughout the year. It includes a working knowledge of atmospheric optics (the science of how sunlight interacts with our atmosphere.) And it includes understanding how the complexities of human vision affect the way we see the world and the way we view art. Understanding how our visual system processes high-contrast scenes will help students produce realistically beautiful renditions of those scenes.

So how does mastering the craft lead to creating art? Can a realistic landscape photograph actually be creative? The answer is yes, but to become more creative, you first have to understand where creativity actually comes from. For a landscape photographer, creativity does not emerge, fully formed, from the void. It emerges when you make a new, unexpected, but suddenly obvious connection between bits of seemingly unrelated knowledge already stored in your head. The goal of this workshop is to help you gain the in-depth knowledge of the craft of daylight landscape photography that will allow you to unlock your creative potential.
Sunrise at Columbine Falls, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado
All students will receive extensive handouts on the key information covered during the workshop, including Mastering Dramatic Light, a 42-page PDF on how to shoot great images in high-contrast situations. When the workshop is over, students will have a deeper understanding of how to find and capture magnificent images of the natural world.
Workshop fee: $99
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***INFORMATIONAL ONLY*** Costa Rica Workshop November 11-18, 2022

Needs a location

Several Club members went on this workshop in July with Dennis and Steve Perry.
It was fantastic! The resort was brand new, the people are so friendly and the photography will meet all your expectations.
Dennis's goal is to make sure you get the images you want and to help you have the best photo experience in Costa Rica.
There are only 7 spots so do not hesitate if you want to go
This Posting is only for informationaL. PLEASE DO NOT RSVP
FOR MORE INFORMATION

https://backcountrygallery.com/costa-rica-wildlife-photography-workshop/
The Adventure Of A Lifetime!
We’re excited to announce our new 2022 Costa Rica Wildlife Photography Workshop! This once-in-a-lifetime photo workshop will take place on Costa Rica’s beautiful Osa Peninsula, a location National Geographic calls, “The most biologically intense place on Earth.” An impressive claim, but just a few hours on site is enough to make a believer out of any skeptic. In fact, I think the National Geographic statement may not do it justice!

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The Rambler Ranch photo expedition

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