June 20 Final meeting

HI everyone!  Just an update for those that missed tonights last meeting of the 2018-19 club year.

Our president Ralph was there to lead the meeting, starting off by thanking everyone for coming out to meetings and for those that have helped with the running of the club whether it be on the executive, or just in helping us to set up and take down at every meeting.  We really appreciate each and every one of you!

And we would like to thank Ralph for being our president this year!  It was a wonderful year, thanks for all that you do to keep every meeting interesting and running smoothly!

We had a few shows to start the night off with. The field trip show from The Coyote Flats Tractor club at Picture Butte.  Show was put together again by Chris Oates.  Thank you to everyone that went to the field trip and that submitted images for the show.  And thank you to Chris for putting the show together!

There was a been there segment by John Anvik.  Thank you John into the wonderful seeing a bit of your history!

Ralph showed a video about a new type of macro lens out there.. a Long barrelled ‘probe’ lens…  Here is a link to one of the videos.. check it out!  so Cool!   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrzQjUQds6g

And we ended the night with the judging of our year end digital and print entries.  There were aprx 20 entries for each class, and they were all stunning.  So very hard to choose your favorites!   The print making I found especially beautiful!

But here are the winners as judged by the members and guests who were present tonight:

Single Digital Image:  1st George Clayton,  2nd Ian Thompson,  3rd John Anvik

Group of 3 Digital Images:  1st Lorelei Hoffarth,   2nd Jeremy Carter,   3rd  Kandra Forbes

Single Print:  1st Bleu Baker,   2nd John Kremple,   3rd  Gord Ayers

Group of 3 Prints:  1st Gord Ayers,   2nd Ian Thompson,   3rd Lorelei Hoffarth

Thanks to everyone for coming out tonight!  Also want to give a big shout out to Gary Stauffer for hosting the club barbeque on Wednesday.  We truly do appreciate such a wonderful setting for our get together.  Thank you!

We will get the themes for next year posted in the next couple of days for you. So far there are not any events planned for the summer, but if someone decides to organize anything, we will be sure to let you know.