Calendar

Apr
1
Sun
It’s Poly’s turn to display photos at the PAB
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day

Bring in your prints to be displayed in the center room of the PAB during the month of April. The theme is Traveling the World (or the USA). Let’s fill the walls so we can show our visitors why they should join Poly.

Apr
20
Fri
Tucson Photo Adventure
Apr 20 – Apr 23 all-day

TUCSON HERE WE COME!

Poly’s road trips are always an adventure. Lin and Al have set up a fantastic itinerary including Mission San Xavier, the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Saguaro National Park, Sabino Canion, Pima Air & Space Museum and more. Something for everyone.

Dates for the trip – April 20, 21, 22 (23)

Hotel:

Comfort Suites at Sabino Canyon

7000 E. Tanque Verde

Tucson, AZ

 520-298-2300
 Ask for Poly Photography when you make the reservation.
Cost is: $129.14 (including tax, etc.)
May
5
Sat
Poly competition – May 2018
May 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly photo competition

Project: BOTTLES

Judge: Steve Cirone

Rules:

OPEN COMPETITION: Each member may enter TWO images.

PROJECT COMPETITION: Each member may enter one project image. The project competition is meant to inspire new work, so all project images must have been created no earlier than October, 2017.

Entries must be emailed no later than 5PM on the Friday before the competition.

May
19
Sat
The Marvels of Macro Photography with Monica Royal
May 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
photo by Monica Royal

Whether you are in love with macro photography or intimidated by it, you will be in awe with the work of Monica Royal. Her skills take macro photography to another level. She sees things others don’t.

During her presentation she will cover topics such as:

  • Examples of artwork that works and doesn’t work.
  • Learn about essential camera settings to make spectacular macro images.
  • Perils & Pitfalls of macro photography
  • What equipment do you really need?
  • Why you need to understand the ‘building blocks of visual design.’

Be ready to see a whole new world.

Jun
2
Sat
Poly Competition – June 2018
Jun 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly photo competition

Project: ODD COUPLES

Judge: Monica Royal

Rules:

OPEN COMPETITION: Each member may enter TWO images.

PROJECT COMPETITION: Each member may enter one project image. The project competition is meant to inspire new work, so all project images must have been created no earlier than October, 2017.

Entries must be emailed no later than 5PM on the Friday before the competition.

Jun
16
Sat
Mobile Art Workshop
Jun 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Apps are addicting! Just ask Beverly and Josi. Today they will show you some of their favorite photo-editing apps – why they like them and how they use them to create art on their mobile devices. This is a hands-on workshop so bring your iphone, ipad or android and let’s have fun.

More details will be available via email as the date gets closer.

Jul
7
Sat
Poly Competition – July 2018
Jul 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly photo competition

Project: NOT FOLLOWING THE RULES

Judge: Susan Coppock

Rules:

OPEN COMPETITION: Each member may enter TWO images.

PROJECT COMPETITION: Each member may enter one project image. The project competition is meant to inspire new work, so all project images must have been created no earlier than October, 2017.

Entries must be emailed no later than 5PM on the Friday before the competition.

Jul
21
Sat
Poly Clean-up Day
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Come on down to the PAB!!!  It’s Poly’s turn to clean our photo-home. The larger the crew, the shorter the job. Lend a hand to help make the PAB sparkle.

Aug
4
Sat
Poly Competition – August 2018
Aug 4 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly photo competition

Project: JUNK/OLD STUFF

Judge: Sally Reis Vogt

Rules:

OPEN COMPETITION: Each member may enter TWO images.

PROJECT COMPETITION: Each member may enter one project image. The project competition is meant to inspire new work, so all project images must have been created no earlier than October, 2017.

Entries must be emailed no later than 5PM on the Friday before the competition.

Sep
1
Sat
Poly Competition – September 2018
Sep 1 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly photo competition

Project: NEON SIGNS

Judge: Lin Craft

Rules:

OPEN COMPETITION: Each member may enter TWO images.

PROJECT COMPETITION: Each member may enter one project image. The project competition is meant to inspire new work, so all project images must have been created no earlier than October, 2017.

Entries must be emailed no later than 5PM on the Friday before the competition.

Oct
6
Sat
Poly Competition – October 2018
Oct 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly photo competition

Project: TATTOOS

Judge: David King

Rules:

OPEN COMPETITION: Each member may enter TWO images.

PROJECT COMPETITION: Each member may enter one project image. The project competition is meant to inspire new work, so all project images must have been created no earlier than October, 2017.

Entries must be emailed no later than 5PM on the Friday before the competition.

Oct
20
Sat
Guest speaker – Fred Krakowiak
Oct 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

For those of you not going on the Alabama Hills trip, come to the PAB for an out-of-Africa adventure presentation. Photographer Fred Krakowiak will give us an inspiring presentation on his photography and artwork from his trips to Africa.

More information will be provided soon. Check his website at maverickbrushstrokes.com

Nov
3
Sat
Poly Competition – November 2018
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Monthly photo competition

Project: IT WON’T FIT

Judge: Steve Gould

Rules:

OPEN COMPETITION: Each member may enter TWO images.

PROJECT COMPETITION: Each member may enter one project image. The project competition is meant to inspire new work, so all project images must have been created no earlier than October, 2017.

Entries must be emailed no later than 5PM on the Friday before the competition.