Doug Bates at Camera Club on Jan. 9

Doug Bates

Sparta - At the Wed., Jan. 9, 2019 meeting of the Sparta Camera Club, Doug Bates will discuss street photography and the various approaches of capturing a subject. Doug is a retired graphic designer and art director in book and magazine publishing. He took an interest in photography in art school and has carried a camera ever since.
Doug will cover well-known street photographers and the techniques that made them notable. He will also discuss different approaches to street photography. The considerations and decision-making process that a photographer should make before venturing onto the street and the etiquette of street photography, i.e. and how to approach a subject; and the legal considerations a photographer should consider such as how the photographer may legally use the photos and when a photo release is required.
Doug's work may be viewed on Instagram at adbates.
Meetings of the Sparta Camera Club astart at 7:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public. The Sparta Camera Club meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second and forth Wednesday's of the month at the Sparta Ambulance Building, which is located at 14 Sparta Ave. Sparta, NJ.
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