The San Luis Obispo Digital Photography Group serves the general San Luis Obispo County areas of the California Central Coast.

We are a Special Interest Group of the SLO Bytes PC Users Group; aka SLO Bytes

Our meetings are normally held on the second Sunday of each month at 2:00 pm.
The members are digital photographers and computer enthusiasts.

NEXT MEETING Sunday, December 9th 2018 @ 2:00 pm

Home of Connie and Ralph Sutter
498 Hansen Hill Road
Arroyo Grande, CA

Map at
Dashcam video at

TOPIC: Scenes Suggesting the Approach of Christmas
Please share images that suggest the upcoming holiday season.
This is the final meeting of the SLO Bytes Photography Group in 2018.

The tentaives schedule for 2019 is as follows
   January 13th
   February 10th
   March 10th
   April 14th
   May 12th
   June 9th
   July 14th
   August 11th
   September 8th
   October 13th
   November 10th
   December 8th

MAP at

You will find a dashcam video tracing the route through the village of Arroyo Grande to the Photo Group on YouTube at

Notes from the November 11th Session; TOPIC: Night Time Photography
The meeting opened with Ralph Sutter demonstrating how he enlarged an image, printing it over 36 pages using the Windows program, Paint. Sutter's goal was to create a life size profile of an Alpaca for tracing on a sheet of Masonite. View his tutorial at
Ralph then shared night time shots of Cusco and other Peruvian locations.

Connie Sutter followed with images of the evening in Hangzhou, China and her own back yard.

Bob Styerwalt displayed night shots of his neighborhood pointing out subtle changes in focus and subject matter.

Bob Grover brought twilight images from the mountains of Tibet and the wilds of his own back yard.

Alan Raul presented numerous sunsets, both as observed and after manipulation with Aurora HD

Monica Tarzier contributed night shots as viewed near her home in San Luis Obispo.

John Waller demonstrated how he used long exposure times to illuminate night scenes, employing this technique both locally and at Disneyland.

The next meeting will take place on Sunday, December 9th, 2018 @ 2:00. The topic will be
Scenes Suggesting the Approach of Christmas.
Home of Connie and Ralph Sutter
498 Hansen Hill Road
Arroyo Grande, CA

Map at

Ralph Sutter

See the Links page for tutorials and other resources

Link to Notes of Prior Sessions

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