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End of the Season Party and Awards

Hard to believe the season is over, but it's time for our 2016-2017 Members Awards. Join us for our End of Year Party and Awards celebration, our annual Slide Presentation: "Best of 2016-2017" (available for purchase as a DVD too!) and more. Bring a dish if you wish!

BPS Trip to Oceanside 5/20/17

Our BPS Members May field trip will be to the Oceanside Maine Study Area on May 20th at 9am.  The Marine Nature Study Area is a 52-acre salt marsh preserve devoted to environmental education and natural history. The Oceanside Marine Nature Study grounds are a great...

End of Year Competition

One last photo competition of the season! Join us on Saturday, May 13th for our End of Year Competition. The judges this year will be Roz Rosenblum,  Denise Borgess and  Steve Morton.

Auto Show Field Trip

BPS members, join us for April's Field Trip to the New York International Auto Show on April 15th at 10am. We will meet at 10:00 a.m at the entrance of the Javits Center at 655 W. 34th Street beyond the West Side Highway. Ushering in the latest automotive trends, the...

Field Trip to the Kings County Distillery

Our BPS Members March 11th field trip will be to the Kings County Distillery at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.  It is located in the first building after the gatehouse. We will go on a 45 minute tour that begins at 4:00. The leader will tell us about the history, culture,...

Saturday, February 18 – Ron Wyatt

Join Corporate & Editorial Photographer Ron Wyatt on Saturday, February 18th as he explains the ups and downs of photographing on and off-stage, with a focus on his recent trip touring with the Moscow Ballet. He will share: His choice of gear for different situations;...

Next Meeting

All Competitions and Presentations will be held virtually this year!

Saturday, Oct. 23 – Lewis Katz, Perspective and Perception : The Art of Seeing

Saturday, Nov. 6 – Competition #3. Theme: City at Night Judge: Gillian Greenhill Hannum

2021-20212 Themes

Here are the themes for our 2021-20212 Season Theme competitions

  •  September 2021: Bugs
  •  October 2021: Marine Life
  •  November 2021: City at Night
  •  December 2021: Pairs and Odd Couples
  •  January 2022: Round Things
  •  February 2022: Zig Zag
  •  March 2022: Framed
  •  April 2022: Harbors
  •  May 2022: Church Windows