Meeting Minutes of the
New Braunfels Photographic Society
September 8, 2015

 The New Braunfels Photographic Society convened for its regular monthly meeting on September 8, 2015, at the New Braunfels Art League.
The meeting was called to order by President Homer Gilbert, who welcomed the attendees.  Five guests and fourteen members attended.
The minutes from the previous month’s meeting were approved.
The Treasurer’s Report was presented by Dale Wood. The club has a current bank balance of $630.25.  The Treasurer’s Report was approved.

Homer mentioned the upcoming elections of board members. Members interested in one of the two open board positions should contact Linda Knox.
Nominees will be proposed by Linda Knox at the next board meeting on September 16, and will be published at the October meeting which will also call for nominees from the floor.
Homer asked for proposals for field trips; several were suggested:
  • Automobile  show in Kerville in November
  • Balloon festival in Floresville in October
  • Airshow in San Antonio in November
  • Texas Photo Festival in Smithville October 10 – 11
Brian Loflin presented a program titled “Elements of Good Photography”.  During Q&A after the program there was a discussion of opportunities for photography training and classes. Brian mentioned that he frequently has one and two day classes at Fossil Rim.
Next month’s assignment is “Opposites/Pairs.”
Several upcoming events were mentioned:
  • Mission San Jose on 10/15
  • Floresville Balloon Festival October 16-18
  • Texas Renaissance Festival October 10 through November 29
We reviewed this month’s photos. The assignment was “Reflections.”
The meeting was adjourned.
Respectfully submitted,
Jørgen Høg, Secretary