The Weekly March 8

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The Weekly is a publication of the Jacksonville Camera Club. It provides a heads up of the coming events and announcements of a timely nature. It contains both Club events and other items of interest to members. If you have feedback or something to announce please see directions in the sidebar. Thanks for reading.

Coming Events

Meeting March 18th

The next club meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 18th at 7:00 pm.

To view all upcoming events, please visit the Calendar and Schedules on our website.

People's Choice

The theme for our March People's Choice contest was Shadows. Congratulations to the winners!

1st Place: Paula Griffin, "Hitchcock the Bird"
2nd Place: Karen Sirnick, "Shadow On Brick"
3rd Place: Robert Clark, "Shadow Play"

More upcoming themes include: April - Food  |  May - Close-up  | June - Opposites.  The Guidelines for the People's Choice contest are on the website under competitions.

Outings

The next Outing will take place on Saturday, March 14th.  The club will photograph the rocks at Marineland and the gardens at Washington Oaks.

See the Outings Posts page for more details.

2020 1st Quarter Digital Contest

The 1st Quarter Digital Contest submission dates have been extended through March 15th. See the Schedules page for more details.

Lens Workshop Coming Soon! May 8-9

Specialty lenses allow you to challenge yourself to create a different type of image. We are renting a wide variety of lenses for the workshop in May. Pre-registration is open. Sign into the JCC website, choose BLOG for workshop information.

Information of Interest

Club Facebook Page

Make sure to like our Facebook Page for activities of interest, winning photos, and more!

Educational Opportunities

Have you heard of Creative Live?  Our club Librarian, Jan Vallely, would like you to know that there are tons of FREE online classes that this site offers weekly.  Click here to find out more about their upcoming schedule (and you'll need to create a free account on their site to attend, but once you do, you'll have access to so much good information!)

For Sale

From club member Bill Coppedge:
"A good friend of mine has a canon 500mm prime lens, tripod and waverly gimbal mount that he would like to sell. His equipment is well maintained. He wants $6K for the the combined items. The lens new is around $8900, the tripod and gimbal mount are worth over $1,500 new. The lens comes with two cases, one hard and one soft."

Please contact Bill for more information: billcoppedge@yahoo.com

                                               Birthdays!

Happy Birthday to Our Club Members!

Happy Birthday Balloons, Plastic, Happy Birthday, Color

Happy March Birthday to Rebecca Janssen (March 3)!

We'd love to help celebrate your birthday with the club!  This form is completely optional, but we'd love it if you could complete it in order to share your birthday (just month and day) with us. Use the form below to tell us the big day!

Birthday Form


Quote of the Week

"Get ready to have your microwave display the wrong time for the next 8 months because you don't want to dig out the instruction manual.” – The Internet

 

Don't forget to Spring Forward this Sunday, March 8th!

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