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2007 Calendar

During 2007, we will hold our Photo Section meetings and our photo excursions in alternating months. Dates for our Meetings and Outings are shown below.

Our regular meetings are held in odd-numbered months and include informal presentations and workshops on various aspects of nature photography as well as our ever-popular picture sharing. Everyone is welcome to our meetings. So, mark your calendar and bring your slides or prints to share with the group. Our meetings are held at the Arcade Library (on Marconi Ave. near Fulton and Marconi) at 7:00 p.m. Please see the calendar below for dates.

 Our Photo Outings will be scheduled during the even-numbered months on dates when the most people can come.

 Here is our schedule for 2007.

Photo Section Meetings:

Photography Outings:

January 22

 

March 12

 

May 14

There will be a special presentation by Lewis Kemper: Photographing in "Our Backyard - Effie Yeaw Nature Center"
The meeting starts at 7:00pm. The presentation will start at 8:00pm. More info about Effie Yeaw can be found at their website.

April 24, Tuesday           Photography Evening Hike (1A)

We will photograph the Cosumnes River Preserve at sunset. This will be a slow hike to allow for people to take photographs along the way. We will photograph the river and/or beautiful oak trees at sunset. Sunset is at 7:50 pm and then we will hike out after that- bring a flash light. 

Where: Cosumes River Preserve located off I-5 near Elk Grove. There are oak trees, wetlands, the Cosumnes River and lots of birds and wildlife to see and photograph. 

Date: Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

Time: 5:30 pm till after sunset around 8:30 pm

Hiking: an easy 2-4 mile loop trail round trip, depending on how far we want to go. 

Reservations required: email Jennifer Wu at photo@jenniferwu.com or call 916.364.7883. Limited to 15 participants. 

Cost: Free

Leader: Ron Maertz
Co-leader in training: Jennifer Wu

Email Jennifer Wu at photo@jenniferwu.com or call at 916.364.7883 to reserve your space and be sure to tell me your email address if you have one so I can send you some information. I will be unavailable on Sat and Sun and I will return calls and emails on Monday. 

I will email you links to the preserve, directions, parking information, list of things to bring and provide a walking trail map of the area when you arrive. Hope you can make it!  Jen

 

Tuesday, May 8th       Evening Photography Hike (1A).  Deer Creek Hills.

Photography hike at Deer Creek Hills on Tuesday, May 8th.  This will be a slow hike and it is intended to allow people to take photographs along the way.  We will have an opportunity to photograph the beautiful oak trees on rolling hills at sunset.  Sunset is at 8:04 p.m. and we'll hike out after that, so bring a flash light. Wear hiking boots and bring sunscreen, insect repellant, snacks and water.  Here's the web site for the virtual tour of Deer Creek: http://www.sacramentovalleyconservancy.org/Oak_woodland.htm

Where: Deer Creek is located 8 miles south of Folsom near Rancho Murieta.

Date: Tuesday, May 8th; 2007

Time: 6:00pm till after sunset, around 8:45pm.

Hiking: an easy 3-5 mile loop trail round trip, depending on how far we want to go. 

Reservation required: email Jennifer Wu at photo@jenniferwu.com or call 916.364.7883. Limited to 15 participants.

Cost: Free

Leader: Ron Maertz;
Leader in training: Jennifer Wu and docent Linda Thomas.

We will be meeting at Latrobe Road and Stonehouse Road at 6:00 p.m. and carpooling from there in 4-wheel drive vehicles so please let me know if you have 4-wheel drive or if you would like a ride. Send me an email if you want to attend or call me and I will send you directions to the meeting point. photo@jenniferwu.com  or 916.364.7883

July 16

July

Sierra Club Mother Lode Chapter Presents A two day intermediate Photography Workshop At Stillwater Cove Ranch, 7/13/07-7/15/07. Click for more info.

September 17

September

(We are sorry but this workshop has been cancelled. We are in the process of rescheduling it.)

Sierra Club Mother Lode Chapter presents a three-day comprehensive photography workshop at Clair Tappaan Lodge September 14-16, 2007. Click for more info.

November 12

 

 

 

 

 

The 2004 Calendar can be viewed by clicking here.

The 2005 Calendar can be viewed by clicking here.

The 2006 Calendar can be viewed by clicking here.

 

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