WiCP MEETINGS SCHEDULE

We meet the FIRST Thursday of every month. In general, presentations begin at 10:00 a.m. and end at 1:00 p.m. Exceptions are noted in the Events Calendar.

Our mission is to provide our members with a monthly creative fix and the friendship of female photographers.  

Meetings currently held on Zoom. We rotate on a monthly basis; each member assuming responsibility for supporting our group by hosting a meeting, presenting a topic of particular personal interest ~ or arranging a creative shoot, bringing refreshments, or serving on the Leadership Team or committees.

If you would like to join us, please CONTACT US for more information.

 

2022 MEETING

July: Show and Tell

 

Additional Bonus Events and Field Trips:

WGB (WiCP Gives Back) at Gigi's Playground

PhotoLA Field Trip 

Laguna Festival of Art and Pageant of the Masters

WonderSpaces

MOPA tour

Art Alive at the SD Museum of Art

Getty Museum Field Trip

Getty Villa Field Trip

WGB (WiCP Gives Back) making free portraits for people at our volunteer event
Past events:  Father Joe's; Sunrise Assisted Living; Navy Valentine's Day shoot; Family Portrait sessions for wildfire loss, and more

 

Ideas for the Future Meetings:
Endless summer:  Woodies at Moonlight Beach
Time Lapse Photography
Nudes Shoot
Joshua Tree/ Palm Springs Retreat

Twilight shoot
Equine Photo Play: Horses in Action
Underwater Photography
Photo-Encaustic Workshop


PAST MEETINGS:

2022: 

January: Master Light Painter John Hartman (Zoom)

February: Creativity Spectacular! (Zoom)

March: March Madness: Tips and Tricks

April: Lavender Farm

May: "Studio" Flower Still-Life Workshop

June: Mobile Travel Photography with Kim Signoret Paar
 

2021:

January: Bird Outing

February: Masterpiece Magic

March: "Let's Find Your Blue Period" by Suzanne Hansen Ofeldt

April: Night Sky Photography by Eileen Mandell

May: Altered Reality/ Conceptual Art by Fran Forman

June: Critique Corner/ Elements of Good Photography

July: "Telling the story by Changing the View" On-location Shoot by Judy MacLean Fowler

August: Textures Exchange

September: Street Photography

October: Photoshop Tricks

November: Watercolor Photographs

December: Holiday Party

2020: 

January: Snapseed App Editing

February: Framing Workshop

March: Portfolio Review

April: Steps to Preparing Portraits for printing

May: Photoshop Tips and Tricks (virtual meeting)

June: Underwater Photography Lecture Online

July: Photo Project and Fine Art Review- Open House Online

August: What You’ll Learn New About Shooting Flowers

September: Embarcadero Sunset and Moon Rise

October: Video for Photography Business Lecture by Jennie Edwards, Editing Video by Judy MacLean Fowler

November: Video Homework Show and Tell

December: Virtual Holiday Pary with Fine Art Gift Exchange
 

2019

January: Anthotype Workshop

February: Corel Painter

March: Scavenger Hunt

April: Lighting and Posing

May: Models

June: Advanced Photoshop

July: (note the meeting will be held 7/11 due to the holiday) Open House Show and Tell

August: Black and White How-to Workshop

September: Light Painting (evening meeting)

October: Still Life Playground

November: Photoshop Playground "Follow the Leader" at MOPA

December: Holiday Party
 

2018 Past Meetings:

Jan 4th: 4x10x20  Four Teachers: iPhone art, Sillagismz, Abstract in computer, and a Bonus

Feb. 1st:  Horses at the Beach!!! (members only)

March 1st:  Jack Davis (members only)

GALLERY SHOW 2017-2018: Villa Musica in Sorrento Valley

April 5th:  Photographing Peacocks in Full Bloom

Retreat: April 2018 in Oceanside

May 3rd: Encaustic Workshop 

June 7th  Print Critique!  By gallery curator(s).

July 12th   Guest Brunch and Fine Art Show

August 2nd- Bodhi Smith-Use of ND filters; with slow exposures on water

Sept 6th- Street Photography

Sept 9th- Women in Creative Photography Gives Back (WGB) at Father Joe's 

Oct 4th- *Evening meeting- ocean sunset using info learned in Bodhi Smith’s Neutral Density lesson

Nov 1- Composite Playground 

Dec. 6th– Holiday Party

 

2017:

January  5th: Luci teaching  People Retouching  ~ Fast and Easy ~  

Feb 2nd: Docent Tour of MOPA

March 2nd: Image Transfers

April 6th: Flower Fields with Macro Photography

May 4th: Male Model Shoot (our Annual event)

May 18 – 21  WiCP Retreat in Baja

June 1st: Still Life ~ Designing and Photography

Night Sky Outing, Sunrise Highway, Shoot of the Milky Way with Eileen ~ Monday June 19th

July 6th: Our Annual Guest Brunch and Review of our Fine Art
August  3rd: Composites by Michele McCain

Sept 7: Lightroom Mobile Sync

Oct 5th: Finding Elements in La Jolla- Shooting for Compositions, Abstract and Artistic Vision

Nov 2nd: Night Sky Processing at George's

Dec 7th: Our Holiday Party and Photo-Art Gift Exchange Game at Angelika's Home

2016:
January:  Newborn photography - Luci
March:  Headshot class/IQ – Julie
April:  Ice forms, Amy's house - Abbey
May:   iPhoneography and apps – Theresa Jackson
June:  Mary Beth teaching Botanical Printing
July: Open House
August: Tips and Tricks, Member Share
Sept: Night Sky photography
October: Boudoir
November: Encaustic process
December: Holiday Party

2015:

Jan 8- Angelica Fantasy and Creativity at her house
Feb- Doll House tour
March- Jennifer's workshop about discovering your personal project, at Amy’s
April- Encaustics Abbey taught at Misha’s  
April  Art Alive
May:  Silhouettes and Fire Spinning by Sam at beach
June: Cyanotypes by Patricia
July- open house at Abbey’s
July- Laguna Beach Festival of Arts and POM
August- Fine Art Nudes at Kim's and Dana’s pool
Sept- Infrared at Quail Gardens by Abbey
Oct- Projection Sales by Luci
November- Photoshop Tricks by Judy
December: Holiday Party