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St. Mary's County Camera Club had its first meeting on November 2nd, 1998 in St. Mary's City Maryland. The club's purpose is to "...promote photography as a hobby, providing a forum for exchanging knowledge of the subject and inspiring amateur photographers toward improving their art."
First Thursday of the Month:
Photo critique at the Pax River Naval Air Museum in the back building conference room, at 7PM.
Alternating Second Thursday of the month:
Lecture or workshop at the Pax River Naval Air Museum in the back building conference room, at 7PM.
Competition at University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland (formerly called the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center), at 7PM, usually in the back building, with the room number for the SMCCC meeting posted on the outside door.
Check the Upcoming Events column for details and any date or location changes.
Annual membership dues are $25 per individual, or $30 family. Membership is required for participation in competition and elections. Visitors are welcome for free at all meetings.
February 2020: FACEBOOK CHALLENGE "Time Lapse"
Thursday Mar 5th, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Location: Patuxent River Naval Air Museum, 22156 Three Notch Road Lexington Park, MD 20653, back building conference room.
Bring several photos in .jpg format on a memory stick for open, fair discussion, and ideas to improve the shot through cropping and advanced editing methods.
Thursday Mar 12th, 2020, 7 PM: COMPETITION
Location: University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland (formerly Southern Maryland Higher Education Center), 44219 Airport Rd, California, MD 20619
Digital images must be submitted by the previous Sunday by midnight, to email@example.com. Categories are: Novice Digital, Advanced Digital, Open Themed Digital, Novice Prints, Advanced Prints, Open Themed Prints. Prints may be brought to the venue no later than 7PM. The theme this month (for the themed category only) is "Bi/Tri/Motor-Cycles".
April 2020: FACEBOOK CHALLENGE "Time"
Thursday Apr 2nd, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday May 7th, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday May 14th, 2020, 7 PM: COMPETITION "Beyond the Expiration Date"
June 2020: FACEBOOK CHALLENGE "By the Water"
Thursday Jun 4th, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday Jul 2nd, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday Jul 9th, 2020, 7 PM: COMPETITION "Flowers"
August 2020: FACEBOOK CHALLENGE "Abstract"
Thursday Aug 6th, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday Sep 3rd, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday Sep 10th, 2020, 7 PM: ST MARY'S COUNTY FAIR
October 2020: FACEBOOK CHALLENGE "Wildlife"
Thursday Oct 1st, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday Nov 5th, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
Thursday Nov 12th, 2020, 7 PM: END OF YEAR COMPETITION
Thursday Dec 3rd, 2020, 7 PM: CRITIQUE
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