Suzi Eszterhas-Wildlife Photography @ Luther Burbank Arts & Garden Center
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm

A renowned wildlife photographer with numerous nature photography awards and many animal conservation accolades under her belt, Suzi Eszterhas will be speaking about being a wildlife photographer, with an emphasis on her most recent work, and also some of the challenges she has faced as a woman.

Wings Over Wine Country Air Show – Field Trip @ Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport.
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm

This is an exciting event with a lot to see and photograph.  From speedy jets to old-fashioned prop planes, parachutists, and walk-about tours of many different types of aircraft, the photographic opportunities are many and varied. Get there early for a front row seat! The event happens both weekend days, and both will count for this field trip.


Entries Due
Oct 4 @ 11:59 pm

Images for the October 10th competition must be uploaded to the competition website by midnight.

Categories: Pictorial, Nature, and Creative

Competition @ Luther Burbank Arts & Garden Center
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm

Categories: Pictorial, Nature, and Creative

Judge: TBD

Finley Center Exhibition Reception “Our World Through Many Lenses” @ Finley Community Center
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

In lieu of our regular program night our meeting will be to attend the  exhibit reception.

This exhibition of photographs by members of the Santa Rosa Photographic Society includes portraits, landscapes, wildlife, star-scapes and abstractions in both color and black & white. Many are prize-winners in regional competitions. Everyone should find something to enjoy in this wide-ranging and varied show.

 Primary Colors By Trisha Brown

 Mesquite Flat Dunes, Death Valley by Bob Alwitt

2019 Sandhill Crane Festival – Field Trip @ Hutchins Street Square
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – Nov 3 @ 9:00 pm

Dates are firm, but details are still pending. Apparently, their Saturday & Sunday tours begin at 6:00 AM, but registration is required for all tour times during the festival. This trip will count toward 2020’s field trips.

Tours, separate from the Festival, are also held first 3 weekends of the month, October through February.

Excerpt from website: 2019 Tour Registration will open online early September and we will be posting other 2019 Festival information as it becomes available from late August through mid-September 2019.