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Chris Moore’s Focus Stacking Presentation

Back in November, BPS' own, Chris Moore gave a wonderful presentation on focus stacking. OK. So what’s that? It’s a method of taking a series of focus “slices” of your scene/subject each focused at a different distance and then putting the sharp parts of each “slice”...

Feb. 16th Open Critique

Here's your chance to have your images critiqued without any scores so you can make changes and submit those images in upcoming competitions. Phil Echo will be here to review your photos, give constructive advice on how to improve them. Enter up to 4 images by...

Ellis Island Field Trip

Ellis Island photo shoot March 23, 2019 at 10 am Cost: $200/person to be paid by check (payable to club) or cash at February 2, 2019 meeting. We have nine (9) slots open and a waiting list will be available for March 31, 2019 if needed. Travel by ferry:...

Dec. 8th Field Trip to Kensico Dam

We are going to Winter Wonderland at the Kensico Dam in Valhalla on Saturday December 8. Winter Wonderland is a large and colorful holiday festival that includes Santa, a holiday circus, an outdoor ice skating rink, several rides, a 40 foot tall Christmas Tree, and...

Our Exhibit at the Ossining Library!

BPS is having an exhibit at the Ossining Public Library for the month of October. Come check out all the great images from 15 of our club members and join us for a reception on October 13th from 2-4pm. Click here to download a flyer to pass around to everyone who...

Opening Day! 9/8/18 Joe Edelman

Saturday, Sept. 8 Opening Day Presentation “Creativity and How to Boost Your Creative Abilities to Become a Better Photographer” by Joe Edelman Join us for our Opening day festivities on Sept. 8th. Our presenter will be Joe Edelman. We will also have a raffle and a...

2019-2020 Themes

Here are the themes for our 2019-2020 Season Theme competitions

  • September 2019: Two Colors
  •  October 2019: Dancers
  •  November 2019: Dog(s) Playing
  •  December 2018: Backlit (not Silhouette)
  •  January 2019: Street Scenes
  •  February 2019: Bad Weather
  •  March 2019: Dusk (see description)
  •  April 2019: Bridges at Night

March 2019 Images of the Month