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, February 23th 2019 @ 2:00 pm; Note that this is two weeks later than usual.

TOPIC: Photo Editing Software Again; Please share images that you modified using your favorite image manipulation software. Due to the interest shown for this topic at the January meeting, it has been held over by popular demand.

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

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Meeting of 01/12/2020 TOPIC: Photo Editing Software; Please share images that you modified using your favorite image manipulation software.

Ralph Sutter opened the meeting, calling the group's attention to several recent posts on the Links Page of the group's web site. See
   Screen Capture Tutorial; Luminar 4 Sky Replacement
   on YouTube at
   Skylum Luminar as an Adobe Photoshop Elements Plug-in
   Luminar 4 Update Available; Open Luminar 4, Click on Help/Check for Updates

Ralph then showed images that he had manipulated using the Sky Replacement feature of Luminar 4.

Alan Raul distributed a list of the software that he uses to alter images. See his list here Alan demonstrated several of the possibilities that the programs make possible.

Kaye Raul improved some already crisp images using color adjustments available in Luminar.

Linda Styerwalt likewise explored how she could improve photos with that software.

John Waller moved beyond Skylum Luminar, using advanced techniques in Adobe Photoshop.

Here are the revised tentative dates for the meetings of this group in 2020 The next three meetings have been moved back one week due to intervening schedules/holidays
   February 23rd
   March 15th
   April 19th
   May 17th
   June 14th
   July 12th
   August 9th
   September 13th
   October 11th
   November 8th
   December 13th

See the Links page for tutorials and other resources

COPYRIGHT 2020 Ralph Sutter