Meeting Minutes of the
New Braunfels Photographic Society
November 14, 2016
The New Braunfels Photographic Society convened for its monthly meeting on November 14, 2016, at the Comal County Senior Center.

The meeting was called to order by President Linda Knox, who welcomed the attendees.

Treasurer’s Report
The Treasurer’s Report was presented by Dale Wood. The club has a current balance of $652.54.
The net loss from the Foto Fiesta was ($498.85) and the loss from the Fall into Art booth was ($69.81). The Treasurer’s Report was approved.

Ralph Nordenhold gave a demonstration of lighting for portrait photography.

Old Business
The following persons were elected as officers for 2017 by unanimous vote:
-President:            Dennis Deeny
-Vice President:    Homer Gilbert
-Treasurer:            Dale Wood
-Secretary:            Sandy Gilbert
-Director:              Ralph Nordenhold
-Director:              Darryl Patrick

Linda mentioned that Allen Skiles will take over maintenance of the club’s website.

Mary Hulett gave a short account of the Foto Fiesta reception and exhibition, and mentioned that the club should consider having a permanent exhibition at the NB Convention Center.

Jørgen Høg reported briefly on the Fall into Art booth at Gruene Lake Village.

Linda opened a discussion of the club’s Christmas party. Two possible dates and locations were proposed:  12/12 at the Comal County Senior Center, and 12/13 at the Mystic Shores club house at Spring Branch.  Linda will solicit a vote by email after giving a member a week to propose a third alternative.

Viewing Assignment Photos of the Month
This month’s photos were reviewed and discussed. The assignment was “Silhouettes”.

New Business
Darryl Patrick mentioned an opportunity to participate in a contest hosted by the NB Arts Council. Entries (framed photos) must be submitted Saturday 11/17.

Open Discussion

Nothing to report.

The meeting was adjourned.

Respectfully submitted
Jørgen Høg, secretary.