Events, Field Trips, Workshops, Exhibitions

Annual Scavenger Hunt



2018 SVPS Scavenger Hunt: Back to Basics

Rules: Photos must be taken between May 1 - Aug 31st. Please email them to the club's email before  Oct 12th. 

Each participant must enter 1 photo in each of 5 categories to be considered by the judges.


1. Depth of field:  Demonstrate the use of aperture to control depth of field. It should be obvious to the judges that you chose either a shallow or deep depth of field to enhance the subject of your image. Focus stacking is also acceptable.

2. Capture motion: Demonstrate the use of shutter speed to control motion. It should be obvious to the judges that you chose a shutter speed to either freeze or blur motion to enhance your image. Use of flash / artificial lighting to capture motion also acceptable.

3: Rule of thirds: Demonstrate the rule of thirds in your image. It should be obvious to the judges that you composed (or cropped) your image based on the rule of thirds.

4: Leading Lines: Demonstrate the use of leading lines. It should be obvious to the judges that you composed your image using leading lines to enhance the subject.

5: Creative: Demonstrate the use of in camera or post-processing effects to show off your creative side. It should be obvious to the judges that you used either in camera techniques or post processing tools to creatively enhance your image.

Events, Field Trips, Workshops, Exhibitions

SPVS Scott Kelby Worldwide Photowalk


 Location: Golden Ponds Park, 2651 3rd Ave, Longmont, CO 80503, USA Date/Time

Saturday, October 6th, 2018 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm

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PSA Image Analysis Workshop, Saturday, October 27, 2018


Evergreen Camera Club and St. Vrain Photographic Society have joined forces to bring this critically important photography workshop to Evergreen! 

PSA (Photographic Society of America) Education Services Director and Instructor Jon Fishback will conduct “Image Analysis,” a course designed to improve your photography through the comprehensive analysis of photographs from all levels: from beginners to amateurs to masters. 

This course is $30 and limited to 20 participants. If the course fills, observers will be allowed to attend at $10/person. RSVP and pay on our Sept. 10 meeting. 

Bring snacks and lunch, a pad or paper and a pencil. Consider reading Jon Fishback’s short paper, “The Pain and Pleasure of Critical Analysis” on the PSA website ( or search on Google. Contact ECC Ellen Nelson ( or SVPS Marion Worrell ( for more details and/or to get on the early registration list. 

From 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (with lunch break) . $30, limit 20 participants. 

Evergreen Fire & Rescue Building Auditorium . 1802 Bergen Parkway . Evergreen, CO

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