Monthly Meetups: Topics & Speakers

We’ve been lucky to host fabulous speakers at our monthly meetups!  The goal of our meetups is to learn new tips and tricks or to see how photographers approach the same topics with their own unique styles.  We’re so grateful to all of these wonderful ladies for sharing their experience and talents with us!

2013SpeakerWebsiteTopicAssignment
JanuaryTeddi YaegerTeddi Yaeger PhotographyShooting in Low LightReflect!
FebruaryChristy PellandChristy Pelland PhotographyCreative Composition & Storytelling: Telling Your Child's Story Through Photos
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DecemberNo Meeting
2012SpeakerWebsiteTopicAssignment
JanuaryKim ScreenGood Stock Press & BinderyCreative Photo BooksHead, Shoulders, Knees & Toes: Detail shots of your child(ren)
FebruaryMimi InglinInglin PhotographyNatural Light PhotographyWindow light portrait
MarchMonica WilkinsonMonica Wilkinson PhotographyHow to Photograph NewbornsFocus on the Eyes
AprilKat SpeyerPersimmon ImagesCapturing Meaningful Moments (Beloved)Finding your "Why" & Using an Invitation to create a moment
MayMolly BullardSeattle Photo OrganizingOrganizing Your Digital PhotosCome up with a filing system for your photos
JuneHeather PereraHeather Perera PhotographyInspiring Personal ProjectsRitual Project
JulyNo Meeting
AugustGroup Shoot at Golden GardensShooting in Beach LightBroad, Side, and Backlighting
SeptemberGroup Shoot at GasworksShooting the Seattle SkylineSunset Skyline
OctoberKristen BuchmannKristen BuchmannPhotographing High School Seniors
NovemberLindsay KennedyLindsay Kennedy PhotographyHoliday Shooting TipsTwinkle Lights
DecemberNo Meeting
2011SpeakerWebsiteTopicAssignment
JanuaryNatalie FobesNatalie Fobes PhotographyComposition and ColorLandscape
FebruaryJudith FernstromJudith Fernstrom PhotographyComposition and KidsOut of your Comfort Zone
MarchMe Ra KohMe Ra KohFinding & Following Your PassionExperiment with photo (non-print) products
AprilMWC Regroup: Looking Back & Planning Ahead
MayHeleyna HolmesHeleyna Holmes PhotographyCapturing the "Wow" ShotRing Around the Chair
JuneChristina MalletKatrinka's SecretBoudoir PhotographyPolaroid Card
JulySandra CoanSandra Coan PhotographyClassic Images of Babies & Children
AugustTina CarterAdobeDigital Photo Processing
SeptemberAnnie GraebnerAnnie G PhotographySilhouetting at Gasworks
OctoberMWC Social!
NovemberWenmei HillWenmei Hill PhotographyLightroom Tips & Tricks
DecemberNo Meeting
2010SpeakerWebsiteTopicAssignment
JanuaryKathryn BarnardKB PhotographerStopping the BlurFocus & Props
FebruaryTara ClarkTara Clark PhotographyPost-ProcessingSelf-Portrait Trade
MarchSelf-portraits & prep for our exhibitRing in Spring
AprilAnita NowackaAnita Nowacka PhotographyShooting Strong Images in Natural LightCasting Outdoor Light
MayMary Grace LongMary Grace LongPortraits: Less is More10 Min/Day for 7 Days & Father/Child Portrait
JuneLaRae LobdellLifework ImagesShooting in ManualFavorite Moment of the Day
JulyLaRae LobdellLifework ImagesUsing External FlashFlash Summer Portrait
AugustCarmen ChanBaby Sprouts PhotographyPhotographing NewbornsScavenger Hunt & Newborn Photos
SeptemberJanet KlingerJanet Klinger PhotographyBusiness of PhotographyPersonality (one adjective) Portrait
OctoberLaura TottenBlissed PhotographyPosing Your SubjectsMama/Child Portrait Exchange
NovemberJennifer LoomisJennifer Loomis PhotographyFinding the LightChild Portrait Exchange
DecemberNo Meeting
2009SpeakerWebsiteTopicAssignment
JuneNancy TrederNancy Treder PhotographyAperture Priority Mode, White Balance & ISO3 Favorite Things
JulyJanet KlingerJanet Klinger PhotographyFinding CatchlightsStarry Eyes
AugustMe Ra KohMe Ra KohTaking Control of LightMilestones
SeptemberSandra CoanSandra Coan PhotographyP-ModeMama/Child Portrait Exchange
OctoberLynette JohnsonLynette Huffman Johnson PhotographerShutter Priority Mode, Portraiture, SouluminationLegacy Portrait
NovemberTeddi YaegerTeddi Yaeger PhotographyUsing Indoor Light10AM Photo & Holiday Tradition
DecemberNo Meeting