MPA Club News & Events – April & May

Arundel Camera Club (

4/3 – Program with Patty Hankins on the Power of Local adjustments.

4/10 – Competition, Color and Monochrome Prints, Theme: Triptych

4/13 – Field Trip to Sherwood Gardens to photograph tulips

4/17 – Program with presenter Chris Milleker on Calotypes

4/27 – Field Trip- Historic Jerusalem Mill Village and Jericho Covered Bridge

Carroll County Camera Club (

4/1 – Club Workshop meeting

4/15 – Burke Seim Service photo Mirrorless cameras

5/6 – Club Workshop meeting

5/20 – Club member Esther Iglich presenting`

6/20 to 8/9 – Club Gallery Show Carroll County Arts Council

6/20; 5-7PM – Gallery Show Reception at the Carroll County Arts Council

Creative Exposure Baltimore (

4/2 – Regular meeting: Finally, do something with all those family photos, vacation shots or video clips on your phone. At our April meeting we will review techniques and tools used to make a Photo Essay. Basically, a Photo Essay is a customized slideshow consisting of a collection of images, background music and compelling transitions to entertain family and friends, document a trip, or tell a life story. Expert slideshow artist and photographer, Dick Russell, will be at the meeting to share the process he uses when creating a Photo Essay as well as demo software used to produce amazing shows.

Harford County Photography Group (

4/10 – Presentation: Classic Street Photography - What the Masters Can Teach You with Leo Lubow.

4/20 – Adventure Series Trip to Washington, DC.

Montgomery County Camera Club (

Meetings are on the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Club Gallery Opening Receptions are on the 1st Friday of every month –from 6pm – 9pm

(The themed gallery exhibits by the club members, are changed monthly)

April Exhibit: “Black, White and Monochrome”

May Exhibit: Solo exhibition by club member Anthony Williams

Meeting and Gallery Location: Artists and Makers Studios 2, 12276 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, MD


Meetup Group:

Mountain Christian Church Camera Group (MC3)

Meets on the 3rd Sunday of every month at Mountain Christian Church 1824 Mountain Road, Joppa, Maryland from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. (We currently do not have a website) You can reach us through Jerry Taylor @ 410-459-2891 or email @

4/21 – Challenge Image: Thrown Away. Group critiques of Georges Favorite Images from 2018. Topic Presentation: Kevin -- Travel Photography

NIH Camera Club (

Meets in the Community Room, Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase

4/16 – Travel Show: Travels in Borneo and Malaysia presented by Gosia Klosek; 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

5/14 – Workshop: Improving your travel photography by John and Kay Norvell; 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

5/21 – Travel Show: Morocco presented by Saul Pleeter: 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

North Bethesda Camera Club (

4/3 – Print and Electronic Competition: Panorama

4/10 – Program: Body of Work

4/24 – Program: Photo Panel Critique

5/1 – Electronic Competition: Black and White Open

5/8 – Print Competition: Black and White Open

5/22 – Program: Bird Photography

5/29 – Program: Street Photography

Photographers of the Washington/Baltimore Metro Area

4/1 – Photography Themed Book Discussion

5/5 – Sherwood Gardens - Tulips in Bloom

Silver Spring Camera Club (

4/13 – Haines Shoe House & Weightlifting Hall of Fame, York, Pa

5/19 – Soleado Lavender Farm

Tidewater Camera Club (

4/1 – Presentation: Fred Silber on “Fine Art Photography”

4/15 –Competition Meeting- “Open with 2 year time limit” and/or “Cityscapes/Townscapes”

4/15 – Special Interest Group Meeting- “Post-Processing”

4/22 – Special Interest Group Meetings- “Wildlife/Nature” and “Landscapes”

5/1 – Presentation: Nikhil Bahl on “Photographic Impact”