Carpool location is the Walmart parking lot at M-59 and Mound Rd, right behind Arby's
7:30 AM: carpool departs
8:00 AM: Arrive at Steppingstone Falls, 5161 Branch Road, Flint, MI, photograph until 10:30 AM or so. A set of manmade waterfalls provide an opportunity to take long exposure waterfall photos. Tim is bringing a bunch of Neutral Density filters and step-up rings for you to borrow, and will teach you how to use them if you need any help.
10:30 AM: Brunch at Bray Road Diner, 7513 N Bray Rd, Mt Morris, MI
12:00 PM to 2:30 PM: Halloween Ghosts and Goodies at Crossroads Village and Huckleberry Railroad, 6140 Bray Rd, Flint, $15 admission. Photo opportunities will include families, kids, and historic buildings.
By about 11 AM we'll be in Ashley to watch the train back up and disappear into its own steam, then take photos of the kids and elves and other festivities. We'll eat lunch and return back to Walmart by about 4PM.
Other possible dates for this group shoot are Nov 18, 19, 25, 26 and Dec 3, 9, 10, 16 and 17.
Thursday, December 21, 2023, 6:30-9:00 PM, Monthly Meeting: Pizza Party, submit 15 more photos taken this year.
Tentatively, a Friday and Saturday in January or February: Canadian Raptor Concervancy, take photos of birds in flight and perched. About a 3-hour drive. Requires passport or enhanced driver's licence to get into Canada. Approx $50 each, depending on how many people go.