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Happy Fall to you all! I haven’t been able to fully commit to not running the air conditioner, I don’t know about you guys but 79-80 degrees and sticky means my AC is ON! Lately I’ve been photographing weddings, sports leagues, some high school seniors, and underclassmen. Coming up in a few weeks I have a military ball, and a Christmas photo-shoot and some smaller jobs.
I recently brought one of my cameras to Midstate Camera Repair to have it looked at. The camera would occasionally give me an error, and then when I attempted to play the image back, it was not there. It got shipped to cannon and was analyzed. The diagnoses…shutter and battery compartment failure. The technicians that looked over the camera body said that the shutter had well over 200,000 exposures. I got a quote and decided to go ahead with the repair seeing as the camera would essentially be totally refurbished.
200,000 exposures, and that is one of three camera bodies I own. I got to thinking of all the great memories that particular camera had captured. It is a true workhorse of a camera. I’m very thankful I continue to get many happy clients who refer me, and many repeat families I have photographed for years. PPARI has many end of the year programs I hope to see you at. Invite a friend to join us! See you soon!
Phil Frink, Wed October 17th– I don’t do weddings.
Halloween Scavenger Hunt-Sunday October 21st
Bailey Fox, Wed November 14th-How to flatter with light and poses for Maternity Portraits
Christmas Party-Sunday December 2nd. Please join us!
Hunt’s Photo Walks are hands-on workshops that immerse the student in different aspects of photography, both technically and aesthetically. There is no better way to learn photography than through a hands-on experience, and these walks provide you with that opportunity. Our instructors will also give guided help to skill levels from beginner to advanced.
Saturday October 27th, 8am-12pm • Woburn, MA. On this walk, we will emphasize landscape, wildlife, and macro photography as we may encounter birds, flowers, bugs and more!
Friday October 26th, 2-7:30pm • Beacon Hill, Boston. Join us for a photo walk in one of Boston’s most distinctive buildings and one of Boston’s most recognizable areas: The Massachusetts State House and Acorn Street, with a special photographic opportunity on a rooftop overlooking the city!
In this well attended program in Gene Hutnak’s new studio, he discussed his Simplicity Series children’s portraits including sales, lighting, camera settings and how he presents the finished images to the client. Thank you Gene for hosting this informative program!
Don’t forget to support our 2018 convention sponsors! This important educational event would not be possible without them!
Click this link to register: https://ppari.wildapricot.org/event-2998715
Scavenger hunt social
We will be meeting up at the Casino in Roger Williams park Jackie will go over the rules.
Bring your Cameras!
Shooting, fun and social time.
If it rains we will meet up at Dave’s Bar and Grill for football and beer. 2339 Post Rd. Warwick RI
When: 10/21/2018 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Join Bailey in the studio for a 2 hour lighting and posing workshop with a maternity model. Bailey will go over her posing flow for maternity portraits. She will cover lighting dos and don’ts as well as give styling tips. Bailey is proudly sponsored by CGPROPRINTS and will have give aways! Bring your camera and practice on our model! Click this link to register: https://ppari.wildapricot.org/event-2998728
Party time!!! We hope you’ll join us for our annual holiday party on 12/02/2018 from 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM at 226 Cowesett Ave, West Warwick, RI 02893
Newborn Workflow and Lighting and Posing with Bailey Fox, CPP October 22, 2018
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