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November 2016 Meeting

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The November 2016 Meeting of the Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will be on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Ablgail’s Restaurant, 1978 Routes 5&20, Waterloo, NY
http://www.abigailsrestaurant.com/Directions
Business Meeting starts at 2:00PM (All members should attend to vote) with a Program at 3:00PM.

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Pardon the Dust

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Pardon the dust while our web site goes through some changes. FLPP has a new look to our web site. While updates are made, there will be a few glitches along the way. That’s to be expected.

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George Jweid Wedding Photography

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PROGRAM: We are expecting George Jweid to present a program on Wedding Photography, however he hasn’t confirmed with Linda yet or sent a program description. If we receive it soon, we’ll send it out. If he isn’t coming, we will have a posing demonstration and if it’s nice we can go outside for a lighting demonstration as well. We will keep you updated.

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September 2016 Meeting

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September 2016 Meeting The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold its monthly September 2016 Meeting on September 21st, 2016, at Abigails Restaurant in Waterloo, NY.  Business Meeting starts at 2:00PM (Board Members and all interested Members) with a Program at 3:00PM. A $5.00 charge for each member will be collected at the door (this

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No Meeting July 2016

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The Finger Lakes Section will NOT hold a meeting in July so everyone has time to enjoy the PPSNYS Summer Workshop at Hobart, in Geneva, NY. Hope everyone has a great time! Again, no meeting July 2016.

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June 2016 Meeting Report

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Here is our June 2016 Meeting Report…

Light modifiers are what we built at our June 2016 Meeting. Brent Walton showed us how to make snoots and flash-gun light diffusers.

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June 2016

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The June 2016 meeting of Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold a monthly meeting on June 15, 2016 at Abigail’s Restaurant, 1978 Routes 5&20 in Waterloo, NY. Click for Directions

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Location Flash Photography

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Location Flash Photography PROGRAM: Location Flash Photography, Equipment, and Photographic Concepts. Presented by JAMES METZ, Norwich, New York Where: The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold a monthly meeting on April 20, 2016 at Abigails Restaurant, 1978 Routes 5&20  in Waterloo, NY. When: Business Meeting starts at 2:00PM (Board Members and all interested

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Seeing the Light

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Seeing the Light The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc., will hold a monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 16, 2016.  We will meet together with PPSCNY and GRPP to host our PPSNYS, Inc. President, Paul Bernstein, M. Photog., Cr. Photog., CPP. SOCIAL TIME: 4:30pm DINNER: 5:00pm (from the Menu) PROGRAM – Seeing the Light: 7:00pm

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ONE LIGHT, TWO LIGHT

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ONE LIGHT, TWO LIGHT The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc., will hold a monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Mark your calendar now, and while you’re at it, mark off all of the 3rd Wednesdays of the year so you don’t miss out on all the great events we have planned. •NOTE THE

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January 2016 Meeting

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January 2016 Meeting Our January 2016 Meeting Hello and Happy New Year from Finger Lakes!   The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc, will hold it’s January 2016 Meeting on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. Mark your calendar now, and while you’re at it, mark off all of the 3rd Wednesdays of the year so you don’t miss

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November 2015 Announcements

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November 2015 Announcements Here are some November 2015 Announcements: Pat Luke has agreed to present a program for us in February. He as four different programs from which to choose. Please go to the website and make your choice! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/86QFZNG Also, for those of you who have never attended our Holiday Party before, the email notice

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Torch Light Lighting

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Torch Light Lighting For those who don’t know what Finger Lakes Professional Photographers is all about, we’re about improving the knowledge and skills of professional photographers.  Last month our meeting was about torch light lighting.  Where else could you go to learn about lighting by torch? Here are some examples from that night’s meeting…  

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November 2015 Meeting

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November 2015 Meeting The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold it’s monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 18, 2015.   PLACE: Cosentinto’s formerly Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/ TIME: BUSINESS MEETING for Board Members and any interested members begins at 2:00 pm. PROGRAMS at 3:00 pm. A $5.00 charge for each member

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October 2015 Meeting

October 2015 Meeting   ATTENTION: Please note the different location! The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold it’s October 2015 Meeting meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2015. PLACE: The Village of Thornhill at the Payne Family Farm, 1550 Mecklenburg Road, Ithaca, NY. https://www.google.com/maps/place/1550+Mecklenburg+Rd,+Ithaca,+NY+14850/@42.4519686,-76.5751618,14z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x89d086982b7b8ce3:0x35e83e3da6f41675  TIME: 5:00 PM for a Potluck Dinner and a short

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August 2015 Picnic

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Are you ready for some FUN? August 2015 Picnic Join the Finger Lakes Section at the Cheerful Valley Campground in Phelps, NY on Wednesday, August 19th at 2:00pm our Annual Family Picnic. http://www.cheerfulvalleycampground.com/travel.html Our hosts, Craig and Linda Hutchings have once again offered their hospitality by reserving the pavilion for us. Please bring a dish

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June 17th 2015 Meeting

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June 17th 2015 Meeting The Wednesday, June 17th 2015 Meeting Announcement…       PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/ TIME: BUSINESS MEETING begins at 2:00 pm and the PROGRAM at 3:00 pm.  A $5.00 charge for each member will be collected at the door . Non member charge is $35. Dinner from the menu (not included in charge),

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May 20th 2015

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On Wednesday, May 20th 2015, The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold it’s monthly meeting PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/ TIME: BUSINESS MEETING begins at 2:00 pm and the PROGRAM at 3:00 pm. All Photographers are welcome! A $5.00 charge for each member will be collected at the door. Non member charge is $35.

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Michael O’Neill Presentation

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Michael O’Neill Presentation We had a wonderful combined meeting with Central last night at Abigail’s in Waterloo, New York.  The Michael O’Neill presentation was about marketing. Before the meeting, members socialized and shared ideas.  (This is a great time to ask questions of other professional photographers regarding business practices, equipment experience and other aspects of

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April 15 2015 Program

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For the April 15 2015 Program the Finger Lakes and Central Sections of PPSNYS, Inc. are joining forces to bring back Michael O’Neill for his program “BEYOND BOOTCAMP” on April 15, 2015 at Abigail’s Restaurant in Waterloo, NY. This program will be of interest to all photographers whether you photograph weddings or not. Remember, weddings

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March 18 Meeting

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The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold a monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/ BUSINESS MEETING begins at 2:00 pm and the program will begin at 3:00 pm with “Tips and Tricks” from Mark Griffin. IMAGE COMPETITION WILL BEGIN AFTER THE PROGRAM. BRING

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

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The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold a monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/BUSINESS MEETING begins at 2:00 pm and the program at 3:00 pm. A $5.00 charge for each member will be collected at the door. Non member charge is $35. Dinner

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100 Year Anniversary

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100 Year Anniversary PPSNYS FINGER LAKES SECTION CELEBRATES 100 YEARS NEW YORK, DECEMBER 2011 – This year marks the 100 year anniversary for the founding of the Finger Lakes Section of the Professional Photographers’ Society of New York State, Inc. (PPSNYS). Members and guests gathered at Abigail’s Restaurant in Waterloo, NY on November 16 to celebrate

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January 2015 Meeting

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January 2015 Meeting Our January 2015 Meeting  of The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will be a meeting a combined monthly meeting with Central Section on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. PLACE: Dublin’s Restaurant, 7990 Oswego Road, ( Rt. 57 ) Liverpool, NY 13090 315-622-0200 $5 at door and order off menu TIME: 4:30-6:00 Social

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November 2014 Meeting

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November 2014 Meeting The November 2014 Meeting of the Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will be on November 19, 2014. PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/BUSINESS MEETING begins at 2:00 pm and the program at 3:00 pm. A $5.00 charge for each member will be collected at the door. We will

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September 2014 Meeting

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September 2014 Meeting The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold it’s regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/ BUSINESS MEETING begins at2:00 pm and the program at 3:00 pm. A $5.00 charge for each member will be collected at the door. Dinner will

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August 2014 Meeting and Picnic

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August 2014 Meeting and Picnic   It’s time to plan the Annual Finger Lakes Family Picnic!       Join us at the Cheerful Valley Campground in Phelps on Wednesday, August 20th for fun, food and festivities.   Our hosts, Craig and Linda Hutchings have once again offered their hospitality for our picnic. Please bring

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June 2014 Meeting

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June 2014 Meeting The Finger Lakes and Central Sections of PPSNYS, Inc. are joining forces to bring you another amazing speaker on June 18, 2014 at Abigail’s Restaurant, 1978 Routes 5&20, Waterloo, NY. This program will be of interest to all photographers whether you photograph weddings or not. Remember, weddings are portraits on location so

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May 2014 Meeting

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May 2014 Meeting FLPPSNY and PPSCNY Present Michael Barton Finger Lakes, PPSNYS, Inc. and PPCNY are excited to bring you Michael Barton for our May 21st Monthly Meeting from 5:30-9:30pm @ Justin’s Tuscan Grill off Carrier Circle.  Don’t delay, mark your calendar today!We are sure to fill the room to maximum capacity so if you

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April 2014 Meeting

April 2014 Meeting The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold it’s regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/ BUSINESS MEETING begins at 2:00 pm and the program at 3:00 pm. A $5.00 charge will be collected at the door and you will have

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March 2014 Meeting

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We are proud to host… March 2014 Meeting – Fructu Navarro on HDR Photography The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold it’s regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. PLACE: Nonna’s Trattoria, One Railroad Ave. Geneva, NY http://www.nonnastrattoria.com/ BUSINESS MEETING begins at 2:00 pm and the program at 3:00 pm. A $5.00

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Image Submission for the New FLPPSNY Website

FLPPSNY is inviting every one of our current members to submit an image (or two or three) of theirs, to be used on the new FLPPSNY website.  These can be new images or some of your favorite all-time images that are a couple of years old. Images should be 900 pixels wide on the longest

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March, April Meetings – CLICK HERE

Upcoming: The March Meeting will be a Sunday Bowling Event with Sports Photographers showing attendees how best to photograph the bowlers. Save the date – March 24   April 6-9 is our State Convention, PhotoNorthEast. Register here: http://photonortheast.org/   For the April meeting, we are making plans for a Massage Therapist to give us tips for

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February 2013 meeting and print critique

The Finger Lakes Section of PPSNYS, Inc. will hold it’s monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at Nonna’s Trattoria One Railroad Place Geneva, NY. 315-789-1638. www.nonnastrattoria.com Business meeting will start at 2:00PM Program starts at 3:30 PM We’ve allotted more time to make sure we get through all the business and planning for the year. Dinner will

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