September Newsy Stuff Redux

…But Wait, There’s more!! Photoshop Photography Program If you use Photoshop, or any other Adobe products, you’ve likely heard a lot of squawking the past few months about the Creative Cloud, users complaining about paying $30 or more per month, etc. well, Adobe (apparently) hear the collective screams and has introduced a package just for …

Continue Reading

September Newsworthy Stuff

**  Make sure you read all the way to the end!  ** Calumetphoto.com Relaunches Got an email from Calumet announcing their redesigned website and a week full of deals for you. “To celebrate the launch of our new website, we are offering five fantastic web-exclusive daily deals. Offers end at midnight each day. Enjoy free …

Continue Reading

July Updates for Members

Some extra July items: a Cowboy shoot, some new contests, and a swingin’ deal on digital photography instruction you REALLY need to grab. …

Continue Reading

May Extra Info

Blurb Father’s Day Deal Create a special remembrance for Dad this year with a Blurb photo book. Just use the code DADSGIFT25 at checkout and you’re all set. Oh, and don’t forget to check the Father’s Day shipping deadlines. Offer ends June 3. See the Blurb promo page for all the details. Journey Through Landscape …

Continue Reading

Nikon Firmware updates and more

Nikon firmware updated for D600, D800, D4, D3s, D3x, D3, D7000, D3200 Within the past few weeks there have been updates posted for these cameras. Keeping your firmware up to date fixes various issues and/or enhances the camera capabilities. A complete list of DSLR firmware versions and updates can be found at the NikonUSA website. …

Continue Reading

A couple of March contests

Found out about these after the March newsletter was published and distributed. MPEX – Inspired by Light Midwest Photo Exchange contest for March is sponsored by Westcott and there are some cool lighting prizes in this one. You can see images already entered at the webpage link below. The definition of “inspired by light” is …

Continue Reading

Recent website changes

A couple of changes to the Focus website done recently. The lightbox popup in the Competition Winners Galleries now allows clicking the left or right side of the image to go to the next or previous image. All the Competition Definitions have been updated for this year’s topics. April and May program meetings for RJ …

Continue Reading