AV Corner — March

An AV sequence is a series of photos that form a unit, which are connected by a subject and/or a photo technique. The Zoom Technique The photo sequence begins from a distance and moves closer to the object, or vice versa. Wings Platinum 3 Here are the keyboard shortcuts we used for the demonstrations ofContinue reading “AV Corner — March”

HPS Outing to Gansbaai 20 – 22 March ’09

Paddy has organised an outing to Gansbaai from Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd March, 2009. Four self-catering units, offering accommodation for two people per unit, are available at R180 per person per night.  Each unit has a bathroom and kitchen facilities, with bedding and towels provided. Situated above the harbour, the venue is centrally situatedContinue reading “HPS Outing to Gansbaai 20 – 22 March ’09”

Helderberg/Hermanus Joint Evaluation Evening

Wednesday 11th February, 2009; Somerset West Hermanus Photographic Society joined Helderberg for a joint Evaluation Meeting, which proved to be relaxed, friendly and most beneficial.  Some 80 – 90 people attended the meeting.  We were happy to also welcome the new PSSA Director for the Western Cape, Johan Kloppers, who was accompanied by Michele SlaterContinue reading “Helderberg/Hermanus Joint Evaluation Evening”

HPS AV Corner 2009

Welcome to all HPS members who enjoy creating audio visuals or are curious about this wonderful, expressive medium! Let’s start with our monthly AV meetings… AV MEETINGS Our monthly meetings take place on every last Wednesday of the month at 19:00 for 19:30 at the Library Hall in Somerset West. This year we’ll be settingContinue reading “HPS AV Corner 2009”

HPS/Hermanus Joint Evaluation Meeting Wed. 11th Feb.’09 7.30pm

Our joint Evaluation Meeting promises to be a ‘not-to-be-missed’ event, and I hope that many of our members will take part.  Provisos and logistics are a little different from what we normally do, so please read the instructions carefully, and do not enter your images later than noon Friday 6th February!!!!  All the digital imagesContinue reading “HPS/Hermanus Joint Evaluation Meeting Wed. 11th Feb.’09 7.30pm”

WnSoft PicturesToExe Deluxe 5.6

Wings Platinum is the de-facto standard software for preparing AVs in our club but others use PicturesToExe and seeing this announcement prompted me to publish this, thinking that some of you might like to give the trial version a whirl and see how it compares to Wings. WnSoft PicturesToExe Deluxe 5.6 – Digital SLR BlogContinue reading “WnSoft PicturesToExe Deluxe 5.6”

Report: AV Evening Wed. 28th Jan.’09

A small group of members – including Harry and Susan who are once again out from France – attended the meeting.  Contributors were Neels Beyers who presented two AVs – one on windsurfers, and the other on kitesurfers … he is a master at nailing the action shots.  Elsa sent her AV on the RichtersveldContinue reading “Report: AV Evening Wed. 28th Jan.’09”