Meeting and Events Schedule

All monthly club meetings are scheduled for the second Wednesday of the month at the Fountain Hills Community Center. Meeting time is 6:00pm.

2018 Monthly Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Sunday, December TBD, 2018 FHPC Holiday Social (members and guests only)
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - Special meeting for Digital Photography Overview

Upcoming March 2019 Photography Club Exhibition

In 2019, the annual Club Exhibition of club member photographs will be on display for the month of March at the Fountain Hills Community Center.

Miscellaneous Information

Click HERE to go to a listing of suggested local and day scenic auto trips in the Fountain Hills area

Click HERE to go to a set of charts discussing night-time astrophotography

Click HERE to go to a one page summary of techniques for achieving maximum sharpness in your images

Click HERE to go to a set of charts explaining how fill flash (if your camera has that capability) can be combined with using RAW imagery to handle difficult lighting situations

Click HERE to go to a set of charts explaining why one should be very careful when using hyperfocus calculators found on the internet - many give results that are not appropriate for modern DSLR cameras with high performance focal planes, resulting in images that will disappoint from an image sharpness point of view.

Click HERE to go to a review of the Sony RX100M3 camera, and a summary of how to avoid significant image blur due to difraction effects, especially for compact cameras.

Click HERE to go to a discussion of bridge cameras, including a detailed chart listing the attributes of almost all of the bridge cameras on the market as of 12/16/16 (updated on 12/16/16). Hopefully that chart will help you pick the best bridge camera for addressing your personal preferences.

Click HERE to go to a discussion of a technique for taking hand held focus stack images (modified 6/9/16)

Click HERE to go to a discussion of calibrating the club's Epson digital projector

Click HERE to see the X-Rite sRGB Color Checker Calibration Image 9.10.16

Click HERE to go to an Overview of Digital Photography and Digital Cameras 01.09.18

Click HERE to go to charts on taking Dark Sky pictures of celestial objects 03.14.18

Click HERE to go to an Overview of Quick Processing using Highlights and Shadows Sliders 03.14.18

Click HERE to go to a Quick Review of the New Sony RX100M6 Camera 09.13.18

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