June 14th – "DSLR Video – Zero to 60: The Top 10 Things You Must Know Before Your First Video Shoot" by David Moore & Monthly Print Competition

DSLR Video – Zero to 60: The Top 10 Things You Must Know Before Your First Video Shoot

by David Moore

Change of Venue and times for this meeting only: Gathering, fellowship & Dutch dinner starting at 5:00 pm will be at Barley’s Taproom and Pizzarea (200 East Jackson Avenue, Knoxville, TN; click here for directions; click here for their website); there is free parking under the bridge next to Barley’s and paid parking throughout the Old City; gathering and print submission starts at 6:00pm at Dave Moore Studios (127 West Jackson Avenue #103; Knoxville, TN    37902 which is behind Remedy Cafe, click here for directions), print voting and competition starts at 6:30pm sharp; 7pm the program starts



In this intro to DSLR Video – Zero to 60, we will discuss top rules, considerations, gear, and guidelines that you absolutely must have on lock down before you set foot out the door for your first production.  From camera settings to focal lengths, pre-production to the editing room, this introduction will let you know how ready you are to make the leap into the world of video.

Dave Moore is an award winning commercial photographer as well as videographer, rental studio proprietor, and instructor who’s career in digital manipulation spans back to the late 90’s.  Dave’s unique vision for what is possible both before and after capture has been utilized in campaigns for clients ranging from the rap music industry to cabin rentals.  Dave enjoys talking shop with his students and prefers hands-on learning as well as group interaction when teaching his classes.

Check out his website, click here.

Monthly 8×10 Competition

The monthly 8×10 competition is starting off this month! Our “Photographer of the Year” is awarded bases on your monthly print votes, and this is the time to start working towards it! So make sure to bring your prints in for submitting. You might be this year’s “Photographer of the Year’!  Studio, Active, and Aspiring members may submit to the competition.  Studio and Active members may vote in the competitions.

PPETN members may bring 8×10 prints to the competition each month. The cost is $3 per print. Points towards our annual “Photographer of the Year” will be awarded once we receive digital versions for submitting on our blog.  Any winning images will be posed on the website with back links to your website.  This will help with your SEO (search engine optimization)!

Meeting Cost (excluding food):

  • PPETN Members: Free
  • Non-Members: $20.00 (first visit is free)