FDU Knights Basketball Meetup

Recently we took a group of 10 photographers to an FDU Knights basketball game. This meetup afforded an opportunity to shoot a Division 1 team from the sidelines. The photos below were shot by Paul Carretta. Signup for our Email News and Events to get opportunities like this delivered to your inbox. We have a New York Skyline meetup coming up in April.

New York City Skyline Meetup

Join us for a meet-up photo shoot of the NYC Skyline at sunset. We will start with a class on night photography in our store on Thursday, April 20th from 7-8pm. The class will go over camera settings and tips to help you prepare for the shoot on Friday. Bergen County Camera staff will meet at Liberty State Park in Jersey City at 7:00pm on Friday, April 21st. We’ll set-up tripods and go over camera settings while we wait for the sunset. A follow-up Focus Session will be held in our store on Saturday, May 6th at 9:30am to critique images from the trip. Each attendee will receive a FREE 11×14 print of their favorite image from the trip! Tickets are $25

 Eventbrite - Bergen County Camera Trips and Meetups 2017

New Arrivals from Fuji

Cameras:

GFX 50S -The FUJIFILM GFX 50S medium format mirrorless digital camera adopts a 43.8x32.9mm medium format (FUJIFILM G Format) sensor with 51.4 MP. Featuring premium design and excellent operability stemming from the highly reputable digital camera X Series system and the accumulation of image design technology from over 80 years of experience, the GFX 50S achieves the highest ever image quality from Fujifilm. 

Also arriving soon – 63mm f2.8  —  32-64mm f4.0  — 120mm f4.0 Macro

Accessories: VG-GFX Grip  —  EVG-TL1  — EVF Tilt Adaptor

XT-20 body/ XT-20 body with 16-50mm – The new FUJIFILM X-T20 interchangeable lens camera joins the award-winning X Series digital camera lineup. The X-T20 is the successor to the FUJIFILM X-T10 and builds on its outstanding image quality, intuitive design, and versatility with a new APS-C sized 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III sensor and X-Processor Pro image processing engine.

 


X100F – Featuring the latest 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III APS-C image sensor, high-speed image processing engine and a high-performance FUJINON 23mm F2 lens, the X100F delivers outstanding color reproduction and gradation of tones in both stills and videos, while providing photographers with increased mobility and an unsurpassed user experience.

Lenses:


50mm f2.0 – FUJIFILM is adding the FUJINON XF50mmF2 R WR, a compact, mid-telephoto lens to the X Series lineup of interchangeable lenses known for their outstanding image quality. The lens features a focal length equivalent to 76mm (in the 35mm film format) and a maximum aperture of F2.0 for beautiful bokeh. The compact and stylish optic also offers high speed AF and weighs just 200g.

 

Free Saturday Focus Sessions – January and February

Focus sessions are Free and take place in our store from 9:30 am – 10:15 am. Focus Sessions are mini classes and discussions and classes about photography. All sessions will allow for questions and answers. Please bring your camera and any images along that you have questions about. Please share your thoughts for future focus sessions in the comment box below. No RSVP – Free for everyone – Please bring a friend!

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Here’s our upcoming Focus Sessions:

January 21 – Lens Bokeh – Using shallow depth of field
January 28 – Photo Assignment – Introducing a new Focus Session component — during this session we’ll talk about how the assignments will work and all the rules of the road.
February 4 – Special Guest – Daniel Spitzer MD
February 11 – Eaglefest Meetup – No in store Focus Session
February 18 – Using Your Flash
February 25 – Assignment Review from January 28th Focus Session

These are free events – bring a friend along if you’d like. Share with your friends on Facebook – Click the Like button below. Hope you can join us!

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EagleFest Meet up event – February 11th

 

Join us at EagleFest on Saturday, February 11th at 9 am at the main ticket area. Paul Carretta from the store will be there to answer questions during the event. This is a meetup event so purchasing tickets and transportation will be your responsibility. We’ll have a follow up in the store during a future Saturday Focus Session. Tickets are available for $17 from Teatown in advance ($22 day of the event) with discounts for children under 12. Advance ticket special end on February 3rd at 5 pm. Order your EagleFest tickets here.

For full event information please download the full EagleFest 2017 Event Information

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Bergen County Hazardous Waste Days 2017

Hazardous Waste Days open to Bergen County, NJ Residents Only

Most photo chemicals are considered hazardous waste so this is a great opportunity to safely dispose of what you are no longer using. This event is open to Bergen County, New Jersey residents only with ID. The following items are no accepted so please do not bring computers, electronics, batteries (only car and rechargeable accepted), or tires to these collections. If you have questions please call the Bergen County Hazardous Waste Hotline 201-807-5825. Information for other New Jersey Counties can be found at the NJ Hazardous Waste Co-ordinators website. Businesses must pre-register before the collection day by calling 201-807-8696 to make arrangements.

View the Bergen County Utility Authorities Hazardous Waste Day Flyer

Campgaw Mountain Reservation 9 a – 3 p

200 Campgaw Rd., Mahwah

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Saturday, September 9, 2017

Bergen Community College 9 a – 3 p

400 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ

Bergen Community College, 400 Paramus Rd., Paramus

(entry via Paramus Road Only)
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Sunday, October 15, 2017

Bergen County Utilities Authority 9 a – 3 p

Foot of Empire Boulevard, Moonachie, NJ

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Saturday, November 18, 2017

Free Saturday Focus Sessions – January

Focus sessions are Free and take place in our store from 9:30 am – 10:15 am. Focus Sessions are mini classes and discussions and classes about photography. All sessions will allow for questions and answers. Please bring your camera and any images along that you have questions about. Please share your thoughts for future focus sessions in the comment box below. No RSVP – Free for everyone – Please bring a friend!

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Here’s our upcoming Focus Sessions:

December 31 – Year End Review – Bring your best photo
January 7 – White Balance
January 14 – Camera Focus Modes
January 21 – Lens Bokeh
January 28 – Photo Assignment – Introducing a new Focus Session component — during this session we’ll talk about how the assignments will work and all the rules of the road.

These are free events – bring a friend along if you’d like. Share with your friends on Facebook – Click the Like button below. Hope you can join us!

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