"Compositing-Expand Your Creative Space"
by Rescheduled-Jim Christensen-NY
Monday, May 1, 730 PM

If you want to create images with more impact, this is the program you do not want to miss. Our speaker will demonstrate the power of compositing to completely change the mood of an image, and open-up your creative space to images that mix your imagination with your digital captures. He'll show examples and explain how to create them using Photoshop and filters from Topaz Labs. This presentation will encourage you to imagine and create images with more impact. Presented at the 2016 NECCC Conference to excellent reviews, he has now traveled to five different clubs in MA from his home in New York expanding his audience to his creative applications.

Our speaker is a photographer, teacher, and lecturerer from the New York City area. He is a member and past president of the Westchester Photographic Society, NY, founder of the annual Croton-on-Hudson Fall Arts Festival in NY and was the Artist in Residence at Acadia National Park, Maine in the spring of 2015.

His work has been featured in galleries and other venues in NY and CT, and spans landscapes, night-scapes, wildlife, people -in the studio and on the sidewalks of NY, flowers, and abstracts. In addition he designs and builds one-of-a-kind mixed-media frames, and has a deep technical background in digital imaging theory and software as a result of his career as a research scientist at IBM were he created firmware and image processing software for one of the world's best and first, digital colorimetric cameras in the 1980's and 1990's.

For more of his images and profile information, please visit his web site at www.jimchristensenphotography.com