Training Classes for Plano Photography Club Members

All in person classes are on hold until further notice.

Ask Me Anything Web Meeting - Every 2nd and 4th Thursday - Details

Click HERE for access information. (The code is on a member only access to deter "zoombombers")

Classes start at 6:00 PM and end at 7:00 PM

Location of Rooms: Church Map

Class Schedule for TBD 2020


Descriptions of Current Classes

New And Prospective Member Orientation

Led by Carol Barlow and Mary Jean Blevins.

The leaders will familiarize new and prospective members with information such as how to join, an overview of the website, the purpose of the competition, an overview of the monthly contest process, and club events and field trips. You do not need to register - just show up.

This class is offered at each meeting.

Ask Me Anything

Instructor: Dennis Fritsche
Class Availability: Open to all
Class Duration: Every 2nd and 4th Thursday.
Where: Zoom
Sign-up: Not Required

Description:  This is an open session to discuss anything photographic - cameras, Lightroom, color management, technique, gear, printing, travel planning, back-up strategies, whatever.

If I don't know, someone else in the room will. It's a great place to learn something new. If you have a problem image or one you want to improve,  email it to me at

See some of the material talked about in the class here.


Club Contests for New Members - Begins April 16, 2020

Instructor: Larry Petterborg
Availability: Open
Duration: Three months

New members are encouraged to enter the monthly club contests to become more familiar with their cameras and to improve their photography. To help members get started in the contest process, we will be offering a three-month introduction to photo contests and image analysis. Learn what photo contest judges look for in winning entries and receive critical appraisal and feedback on your photos before you enter them into competition.

April 2020                 Introduction to the contest process and what judges look for
May 2020                  Participant image analysis and suggestions for improvement
June 2020                  Participant image analysis and suggestions for improvement
TBA                            Contest submission critiques (this activity is open to everyone)

If you have any questions or wish to register, please email Larry at

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