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; SLO Bytes
Our meetings are normally held on the second Sunday of each month at 2:00 pm.
The members are digital photographers and
Notes from the Meeting of 06/14/20
: Animals; please share images of fauna that walk the earth, fly the skies or swim the seas
The meeting took place via Zoom
began the meeting. He reviewed the links posted on the web site at https://slobytes.org/digital/links.html
Ralph then shared photos of animals seen around his house and at Santa Margarita Lake. Sutter used two programs to display his images; Photodex Proshow Producer
and DaVinci Resolve
. Photodex ceased to exist on 01/31/2020 but their software still works with the exception of their on-line resources. Ralph found the freeware program, DaVinci Resolve to be a very sophisticated video editor whose features equal or surpass those of Adobe Premiere.
showed the elephant seals of Piedras Blancas. They were photographed long before that stretch of Highway 101 offered dedicated viewing areas and vehicle parking lots.
used Adobe Spark and other Adobe products to create photo collages of some of his four-legged friends.
documented Bath Day for his puppy, adding images of backyard birds and bees.
showed painted cow statues, livestock and wildlife found near the Madonna Inn and the Avila Barn as well as photos of her dog shedding snow drifts of hair.
captured still images of bison, elephant seals, domesticated fishing cormorants, bears, deer and sundry other wild animals photographed around the world.
pressed into service stuffed animals and hand puppets from her days as a classroom teacher, finishing off with a shot of her new and very lively puppy.
shared images of seals in Morro Bay, deer in Yosemite, many animals of the Santa Barbara Zoo and others roaming Hearst Ranch.
: Sunday, July 12th, 2020@ 2:00 pm
The topic is Artistic Growth
; Learn a new skill for use inside or outside the camera and present it to the group. The meeting will take place via Zoom
A Zoom invitation will be e-mailed to Photo Group members shortly before the meeting.
The meeting schedule for the remainder of 2020 is as follows
Map at www.slobytes.org/digital/sutter-map.html
Dashcam video at www.slobytes.org/digital/images/dashcam-to-photo-group.mp4
See the Links page for tutorials and other resources