Calendar
Aug
1
Thu
2019
UVPC Regular Meeting @ Citizens Bank, Waukesha
Aug 1 @ 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM

Regular meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month.  6:30 Beginners corner or member interaction and help followed by 7:00 regular meeting….meeting topic posted separately.

Visitors are always welcome to join us to ‘kick the tires’.

SE Wisconsin State Parks overview 8/1/19 @ Citizens Bank, Waukesha
Aug 1 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

“A Wealth of Nature: Parks and Natural Areas in SE Wisconsin”

  This is the latest project by Eddee Daniel, a board member of Preserve Our Parks, which is a non-profit dedicated to preservation and promotion of parks and open space in the Milwaukee area. As Project Director, Eddee has been traveling throughout the six-county region of SE Wisconsin documenting the abundance of nature and recreational opportunities that can be found here. He has created a series of components to promote the project, including a website, display, and Powerpoint presentations. A book is in the works as well. Eddee will describe the project, lead a virtual guided tour and share many of his beautiful photographs.

Bio:

  Eddee Daniel is a Milwaukee-based photographer and writer whose practice explores the intersection of nature and human culture. Author of “Urban Wilderness: Exploring a Metropolitan Watershed,” as well as many self-published photographic books.  Artist residencies include Lynden Sculpture Garen, Milwaukee’s Menomonee Valley and Harbor District. Founding member of the Coalition of Photographic Arts.  Currently serves on the boards of Preserve Our Parks and Friends of the Hank Aaron Trail.  He writes a column called Urban Wilderness for Milwaukee Magazine. Curator and regular contributor to the blog The Natural Realm. His personal website is www.eddeedaniel.com.

Website: www.awealthofnature.org

Blog: The Natural Realm

  As always, guests and visitors are welcome to attend.

Aug
15
Thu
2019
UVPC Regular Meeting @ Citizens Bank, Waukesha
Aug 15 @ 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM

Regular meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month.  6:30 Beginners corner or member interaction and help followed by 7:00 regular meeting….meeting topic posted separately.

Visitors and perspective members welcome.  Just show up!!!!

Our meetings are held at  Citizens Bank at Hwy 59 and Center Road, Waukesha, WI 

Scavenger Hunt – Flowers 8/15/19 @ Citizens Bank, Waukesha
Aug 15 @ 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Scavenger Hunt – Flowers

   Let’s see what you’ve got…….upload 5 images of flowers that you have taken for the Scavenger Hunt.  Size the images 1024 x 768 in JPG format. 

  Upload to the PhotoCloud.  If you don’t have instructions, please email Don Weltzien for a copy.

Bird Photography Videos by Alan Murphy, Part II 8/15/19 @ Citizens Bank, Waukesha
Aug 15 @ 7:31 PM – 8:30 PM

Bird Photography Videos by Alan Murphy  Part II

  At the last Scavenger Hunt we showed a couple of videos from Alan Murphy Bird Photography on photographing birds under controlled situations.  The comments were so favorable that we will view a couple more of his videos showing some more of his techniques.  This is information that you can put to use right away.

  As always, guest and visitors are always welcome.