2019-2020 Schedule-REVISED BY COVID-19




30  9-12    Small Group Session. Overview of cameras and photo software. What’s new? What’s useful? All levels welcome. (Kotz)


7   10-12   Monthly Meeting: Richard Bernabe. Lecture and workshop. Critique scheduled for Tuesday, October 8.

"Richard Bernabe is an internationally acclaimed photographer, book author, educator, and keynote speaker from the United States. He’s traveled to more than 60 countries while photographing for clients such as National GeographicCNNTimeThe New York TimesAudubonThe BBC, and many other top publications and media organizations as well as leading photography tours and workshops. https://www.richardbernabe.com

14   9-12   Workshop: Sharing favorite photography styles. Panel of KIPC members  

21   9-12   Workshop:  Software Series — Introduction to Luminar (Clapp)

28   9-12   Workshop:  Fundamental Series — Camera Familiarization. Using your camera, with hands-on shoot on the island. (Kotz)

31   SPECIAL EVENT: Photo Club open house, 3–4:30. Come to learn about the Kiawah Island Photo Club, our meetings, the projects off our members, and the instructional opportunities, including workshops with world-famous, professional photographers. 


4     9-12   Workshop:  Using Your Photos — Making Photo Books. Panel of KIPC members.

11   9-12   Workshop:  Fundamental Series — More on camera familiarization.

18  10-12  Monthly Meeting:  Alice Keeney. Making family holiday shots, with photo shoot. (https://alicekeeneyphoto.com)

25   Thanksgiving holiday. No meeting


2   9-12    Workshop:  Fundamental Series — Exposure. Using your camera, with hands-on shoot on the island. (Kotz)

9   9-12    Workshop:  Software Series — Adobe Lightroom introduction and set-up. (Albus)

16  10-12   Monthly Meeting:  Holiday party 

16  3-4 PM   SPECIAL MEETING:  "Best Safaris in Africa — Where to Go and When”  Nigel Crofton, Botswana Guide. If you always wanted to go on an African safari but didn’t know how, where, when or what to pack this is your chance to find out and plan your safari. nigel@theoutposts.com

23 and 30:  No meetings


6    9-12   Workshop:: Before and After Editing Techniques

13   9-12  Workshop:  Software Series — Editing photo files with Adobe Lightroom. (Kotz) 

20  10-12  Monthly Meeting:  Mary Preston Roberts: “Follow Your Own Path" 

27   9-12   Workshop:  Software Series — Apple Photos (Hanan)


3   9-10    Workshop: Kenny McKeithanPhotographing Panorama’s - Great Landscapes. Note part of this workshop will include a brief photoshoot, then we’ll practice stitching the images together to make the panorama in LR and PS.  https://www.kennymphoto.com

10  10-12  Workshop:  Basic review of editing photo files in Adobe Photoshop. (Albus) 

17  9-12    Workshop: Mobile photography and social media, Panel of KIPC members.  

24   9-12   Small Group Session: Topic TBA (Kotz and others)


2  10-12   Monthly Meeting:  John Michiels: Retrospective

9   9-12    Workshop:  Fundamental Series — Composition with Magnolia photo shoot. (Cohen)

SPECIAL NOTE:  The events scheduled for the remainder of the year may be cancelled, rearranged, or postponed owing to the current health crisis . Members will be sent an email on the details and a revised schedule will be posted here. 

16  9-12   Critique:  Critique of photos from the Magnolia shoot. 

23   9-12  Small Group Session: More on Lightroom editing

30  10-12 Monthly Meeting:  Denise IppolitoLecture “Visual Expressions" and workshop. Critique scheduled on Tuesday, March 31. THIS EVENT IS DEFINITELY POSTPONED UNTIL NEXT YEAR! 

Ippolito is a full time award winning professional photographer, workshop leader, and artist living in New Jersey. She travels extensively presenting slide lectures and seminars and teaching photography and Photoshop. My workshops feature a variety of subjects including: avian, flower, landscape and creative photography. In 2017 her image titled, Snow Globe was selected as the First Place "Winged Life" category winner for the BigPicture: Natural World Photography Competition. Her image of a Moseley's Rockhopper Penguin was selected as the "Birds" Category Winner in the prestigious Nature's Best 2016 Windland Smith Rice International Awards Competition. In 2015 she also won the Category for "Art in Nature" in the same Nature's Best Competition. https://www.deniseippolito.com


6   9-12  Workshop: Cancelled

13 No meeting. Easter holiday.

20  10-12    Monthly Meeting:  Steven Hyatt from Imaging Arts on PRINTING (ZOOM!)

27  10-12   Workshop  Editing in Lightroom (ZOOM) (Jack Kotz) Details will be sent by email


4   10-12  Small GroupReport from a Photo Workshop In Arches and Canyonlands NP  — Kotz, Pumphrey, and Hanan took the course offered by Richard Bernabe in February. They will show some of their photos and discuss what they learned in the workshop. (ZOOM)

11  10-12  Workshop: Making Books. Linda Albus (Shutterfly), Tina Schell (basic design and concepts), Kimberly Wissel (Costco), and Jack Kotz (Lightroom and Blurb) (ZOOM)


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