Greater Pgh International Airport - Plane Spotting Guide

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Westmoreland Art Nationals

Westmoreland Art Nationals opening reception is this Saturday,May 30'th from 7-9 pm at Founders Hall at Westmoreland County Community College. Everyone is invited to attend to support our members who were accepted.Continue

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Larobe Air Show

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Picnic Photos 3 Replies

Please post or email to me photos of members from the Sunday picnic so I can use them in the newsletter. I would like the photos to contain more than one member/guest.ThanksmargieContinue

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Latest Activity

Michael Bashur Jr commented on Michael Bashur Jr's photo

Sand Sculpture

"Margie, I couldn't zoom out or have enough elbow room due to lots people buzzing around me.  Otherwise, I would have done alot better."
4 hours ago
Bobbie Avery commented on Bobbie Avery's photo


"it looks distorted to me. I used a tripod and took different stops to do this.  "
4 hours ago
Bobbie Avery posted photos
4 hours ago
margie jenke commented on Tim Fetter's photo


"I'm going to have to critique Paul's critique of my critique. Respectfully I disagree with you. The subject that stands out is the airplane. The ? mark was interpreted by me as, "What in the heck is that guy doing?". If not…"
6 hours ago
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5 July 2015 - Greensburg, PA.
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Tim Fetter commented on Tim Fetter's photo

Hey, Hey, Hey

"Great point. Thanks!"
11 hours ago
Tim Fetter commented on Tim Fetter's photo


"Thanks Paul and Margie. The beauty of critique is getting different points of view, and use the ones that seem to be the best fit for what you are trying to do. In my opinion, I welcome it all. Thanks!"
11 hours ago
Paul Valerio commented on Tim Fetter's photo

See you guys

"Great points Tim! 1- I say yes. Let somebody win both. (Rule update due) 2- This is a self governing matter- if somebody enters 5 photos, so what. They will get votes on a couple at most, learn, and move on. There are only so many votes to go…"
11 hours ago
Paul Valerio commented on Tim Fetter's photo


"Haven't done this before but I'm going to critique a critique. Margie, I respectfully disagree with one point. The photographer's title is "?" Which leads me to interpret that the airplane isn't the subject; the shape…"
11 hours ago
margie jenke commented on Brian Kloock's photo

High Water at Ohiopyle

"I like this one the best Brian. It is so good to see the addition of color in a waterfall image."
12 hours ago
margie jenke commented on Kevin G. Varrato's photo

NS Gas

"THIS MUST BE VIEW AT FULL SIZE! The train is sharp, composition is just right, sky not blown out and the colors in this image is, as Paul said, vibrant. I feel like I am standing right next to this train. I like this photo a lot Kevin."
12 hours ago
margie jenke commented on Michael Bashur Jr's photo

Sand Sculpture

"It's incredible what artist are capable of doing with sand. The detail you capture is really good. I would like to see the image straighten and maybe zoom out or use a wider lens so you can capture the whole scene. You really did do a good job…"
12 hours ago

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