January 23rd Program – Kevin Floyd – 3D Lighting: Understanding Light and Make it Work for You

IMG_6688-1Our first meeting of the year on January 23rd is with our own Kevin Floyd who will present 3D Lighting: Understanding light and how to make the light work for you. We invite you to hear from Kevin as he discusses:

  • Things you didn’t know about light, that you can use.
  • Will cover the 5 lighting patterns, short vs broad,  quality of light, Size of light source.
  • What makes light soft.
  • Baffled by baffles?
  • Light modifiers and how to make your own that DON’T look home made.
  • Efficiency of Light
  • Depth of light
  • Light and Color   NOT white balance
  • Reflection and absorption
  • Studio lighting indoors and out.
  • Garage lighting
  • Fashion Glamour lighting.
  • Props humor and stories
  • But wait there’s more…action packed and full of useful INFO.

When and Where?

We meet at the Ramada Inn in Mandarin (I-295 and San Jose Blvd). Social time begins at 6:30pm with announcements and meeting beginning at 7:00pm. Members, don’t forget your 8×10 entry for People’s Choice. The categories are portrait and landscape. You may enter into one or both!

Not a JPPG Member? No Problem! You are welcome to attend and the cost is only $25/event. You may pay in advance (below) or at the door.

$25 Guest Fee
(Non-JPPG Members)




October 27 Meeting – Dick Robertson – Lighting and Posing

We look forward to having you join us on October 27th for our October meeting as we welcome Dick Robertson back to Jacksonville! He was one of our judges for our Spring salon!

Dick will discuss his simple approach on the use of one light in creating outstanding portraits, as well as touch on the diffused value of light. Come join us as Dick will be shooting live to demonstrate the different lighting patterns used on men and women. Equally as important, he will show you the different techniques in properly posing men vs. women so you can get the most out of your portraits.

Social 30 begins at 6:30pm and the meeting will begin at 7:00pm.  Voting for our 2016 Board of Directors will be held at the beginning of the meeting.

First time guests are always welcome free of charge! Members, don’t forget your entry for People’s Choice! And, as always, we hope that you will join us at Chili’s after the meeting!