Meeting Schedule 2019 -2020

2019 – 2020  Schedule

All meetings are on Wednesday unless otherwise noted,  at the Morristown Town Hall and start at 7:00PM 

Date       Program / Competition1 Speaker/ Judge
Sept 4th




How to Prepare Photos for Competitions  &  Summer Shorts

Talks’ material: How to Prepare for Competitions  & Processing Photos for Comps

Rick Kent, David Unger
Sept 18th

Entries close: Sep 15th


Sunrises / Sunsets (2)

Open (2)

Click above links to see Assigned Subjects’ Descriptions

Phil Witt
Oct 1st 


How to do Street PhotographyTalk’s Material:  Handout , Photographers’ Rights 1 & Photographers’ Rights 2
Arik Gorban
Oct 16th

Entries close: Oct 14th


Abstract (2)

Open (2)

Bob Thomas
Nov 6th Program

How to do Night Photography

Mike Ver Sprill
Nov 20th

Entries close: Nov 17th


Landscape (2)

Open (2)

Jacki Dickert
Dec 4th Program

Portraiture and Lighting Techniques

Talks’ Material: Portrait Lighting

Arik Gorban & Rick Kent
Dec 18th Program / Party

Holiday Party & Member Shorts

Jan 8th

Entries close: Jan 5th



Street Photography (2)

Open (2)

Alfred Ye
Jan 22nd



Pushing the Boundaries of Photography

Ira Black
Feb 5th

Entries close: Feb 2nd



Night Photography (2)

Open (2)

Ron Lake
Feb 19th



Long Exposure Photography Techniques

Talk’s Material: Long Exposure Techniques  & Photoshop Editing Tips

Claire Gentile   
Mar 4th

Entries close: Mar 1st



Cityscape (2)

Open (2)

Brien Szabo
Mar 18th


Program: POSTPONED – probably to next season

Wildlife Photography

Thomas Knoop
Apr 1st

Entries close: Mar 29th


Will be online

Surprise Topic: Early Signs of Spring (2)

Open (2)

Loren Fisher
Apr 15th

Photo to be submitted by Apr 12th

Photos’ Review

Will be online

Member Critique Session (1)

Note only 1 photo

May 6th

Photo to be submitted by May 3rd

Photos’ Review II

Will be online

Member Critique Session II (1)

Note only 1 photo


Discussion of what the MPC club should do for programs and competitions next season


May 6th Original Program for this date.


Ridgewood International Exhibition 

May 20th

Entries close: Apr 12


Competition2 (6)

Will be online on Zoom

MPC Annual Club Salon

Plus Member Shorts – Recent Photos

To be judged by out-of-state photography club
June 17th Program

Will be online on Zoom

Discussion of the Future of Photo Clubs, MPC and Photography & 2 Mini-Programs


July 15th Program

Will be online on Zoom

1. MPC schedule for 2020-21 and definitions for the competition and member critiques topics.

2. What is happening in the NJFCC and with other member clubs as we deal with the pandemic and our forced shift to an online interactive environment.

3. A member photo share session, with a chance for the maker to briefly describe what they have been doing photographically.