Starting at 7:00 p.m. there is a short workshop, tech-talk, or sharing opportunity giving tips and advice on topics such as lighting techniques, camera basics, diving equipment for the photographer, and more.
A digital slide show to show images or video from a recent dive trip or photo excursion. Images can be on any subjects of interest relating to marine and underwater photography and should be limited to a maximum of 10 images. The prelude is open to members and non-members alike.
Members compete by submitting up to three images on a specific subject matter. Points are awarded to the top three winners in amateur, advanced and open categories. Awards are presented to the years' top winners at the December Awards Banquet.
Break with Refreshments
Usually a presentation on a new techniques, unusual dive trips or other topic related to underwater photography given by an advanced member or guest speaker.