Mayfair Neighbourhood

Meet behind Mayfair School. There is plenty of street parking behind and around the school. This neighborhood has a history that goes back well over 100 years, being one of the early parts of Saskatoon. Attractions include this big castle school, which will be celebrating it's 100th year next year, many original buildings (with new …

Cosmopolitan Park Nature Walk

We will start at the south end of Cosmopolitan Park, at the Meewasin trail marker near the corner of Broadway / Saskatchewan Crescent E (https://www.google.ca/maps/@52.1209742,-106.6572708,19z?hl=en) People can park along the Sask Crescent or nearby residential neighbourhood. If we walk north along the river, we will go through some semi-thick park vegetation, pass under the University …

Registration Night (via Zoom)

Club Information Night Introduction of board members Information about club activities such as clinics, critiques, competitions, judging, special interest groups (SIG) and fall field trip.

Jessica Dyok: “Beginner’s Guide to Storm Chasing”

The link to join this meeting is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86590511833?pwd=SkVlWklTekF3WXVNVTBpeHVKNmRtQT09 Or use the following information in the Zoom app: Meeting ID: 865 9051 1833 Passcode: 367291 All the regular meetings will use this same information, so save it for future use.

Patterson Garden Arboretum

Location: Preston Ave North Contact: Bruce Guenter Patterson garden contains one of the most diverse collections of trees, shrubs, and vines in the Prairie Provinces, approximately 800 in all. It is frequently used for portrait photo sessions. http://patterson-arboretum.usask.ca/

Northeast Swale (Evening)

Location: RR 3050 north of Fedoruk Road Contact: Howard Ruston The Northeast Swale is a native prairie with wetlands, a wildlife and bird haven. https://www.saskatoon.ca/community-culture-heritage/environment/northeast-swale https:// endangeredgrasslandsalliance.ca /northeast-swale/

Northeast Swale (Morning)

Location: RR 3050 north of Fedoruk Road Contact: Howard Ruston The Northeast Swale is a native prairie with wetlands, a wildlife and bird haven. https://www.saskatoon.ca/community-culture-heritage/environment/northeast-swale https:// endangeredgrasslandsalliance.ca /northeast-swale/

Morning Light at Donna Birkmaier Park

Location: Donna Birkmaier Park Contact: Mary Lou Fletcher Join us in the morning as the sun rises over the park, or in the evening for sunset light, or both. There is a pond and naturalized areas, the bike trails are open, and there are lots of people making use of the park for sports.

Evening Light at Donna Birkmaier Park

Location: Donna Birkmaier Park Contact: Mary Lou Fletcher Join us in the morning as the sun rises over the park, or in the evening for sunset light, or both. There is a pond and naturalized areas, the bike trails are open, and there are lots of people making use of the park for sports.

Wanuskewin Heritage Park

Location: Access off of Wanuskewin Road just south of Highway 11 Contact: Bruce Guenter Wanuskewin is a unique site that interprets over 6,000 years of Northern Plains Indigenous Culture. There are opportunities here for landscape, wildlife, abstract, architecture, and possibly action photography if you take in a dance presentation later in the day. Note that …

Saskatoon Zoo and Forestry Farm

Location: Forestry Farm Park Road; meet at zoo parking lot Contact: Rhea Preete This is a visit to the zoo, or to photograph the gardens, butterfly house, etc. https://saskatoonzoosociety.ca/visitor-information/

Night Photography

We have one last summer fun shoot, scheduled this Saturday, September 4th. The Nutrien Fireworks Festival is this coming weekend and we thought we could use that as the event, and possibly go shooting auroras at the Northeast Swale after that. We will meet at Cosmopolitan Park along Spadina, between 15th & 16th Streets. There …

Club Information Night (First Meeting)

Mayfair United Church 902 33rd Street West, Saskatoon, SK

- Introduction of board members - Information about club activities such as: clinics, critiques, competitions, judging, special interest groups (SIG), and Fall Field Trip. Presentation: “My Covid Learnings” by: Barry Singer

Presentation: “Boudoir Photography (Online) -Celebrating Self with Lights, Cameras, and Angles” by Randy Goertzen. Results for CAPA Competiton: Smart Phone

Tuesday, January 25 at 7:00 pm there will be a presentation by Randy Goertzen on the topic of "Boudoir Photography - Celebrating Self with Lights, Cameras, and Angles"  This will be a ZOOM meeting only. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89850195850?pwd=d3hlenJiZ3R0NVpGUzh4NzFZbVBEdz09 Meeting ID: 898 5019 5850 Passcode: 544528

Presentation by Kelvin Aitkin

Tuesday, February 22nd is featuring a presentation by Kelvin Aitkin. He grew up in New Zealand surrounded by water and where he began shooting marine life in the '70s. He began photographing smaller aquatic life and expanded to shooting larger marine life through the '70s and '80s. He lives in Saskatoon now and curates a …

University of Saskatchewan

Location: Place Riel Student Center, Campus Drive Contact: Bruce Guenter Come tour the campus and take photos inside and out. Note that all visitors are required to wear approved masks in all indoor spaces on campus. https://www.usask.ca/

Lucky Bastard Distillers Tour

Location: 814 - 47th Street East Contact: Doris Santha Arrive between 6:30 and 7:00, with a free tour to run from 7:00 to 7:45. There will be additional opportunities for photography before and after the tour. The bar will also be open for cocktail purchases. https://luckybastard.ca/

Wanuskewin Tour

Location: RR #4 Penner Road, follow the bison signs Contact: Bruce Guenter Wanuskewin runs many drop-in activities throughout the day. Check out the events calendar at the site below for times and details. https://wanuskewin.com/

Dragon Boat Races

Location: Rotary Park Contact: Mary Lou Fletcher This event will provide many opportunities for colourful candids and action photography. https://makeawish.ca/event/saskatoon-dragon-boat-festival/

Beaver Creek Conservation Area

Location: Meet in the Parking Lot at 1pm Directions: Beaver Creek Conservation Area is located approximately 13 km south of Saskatoon. Starting at Lorne Avenue, take Highway #219 south of Saskatoon. After about 12 km you will see a sign Beaver Creek East, do not turn here, continue past this sign about 1 km to …

Porter Lake Evening Fun

Location: Meet at the FasGas parking lot at intersection of College Drive and Highway 41 at 6pm. Contact: Mary Lou Fletcher Late in the summer, the light will be lower again and good for shooting birds and wildlife in the area as well as the old barn and truck at the NE end of the …