September 2014 Competition Winners
1st Place Winners
Class A
Photojournalism- 1st Place – Calf Pusher by Jan Baucom
General Pictorial- 1st Place- Izzy by Jeff Williams
Nature- 1st Place-Nature’s Camouflage by Nancy Gassaway

Class B
Photojournalism- 1st Place – N/A
General Pictorial- 1st Place – Sun Over the Horizon by Elaine Colbert
Nature- 1st Place – Spring’s First by Tom Salamon

Special Competition
1st Place – Doorway Feeding by Jeff Williams

Open Competition
1st Place-Rusty Raleigh by David Jones

1st Place – Startled Deer by Jan Baucom

Upcoming Events

Exciting Upcoming Events for 2014!
Join the Shutterbugs on October 11th, 2014 for the Scott Kelby Photo Walk in Van Buren, Arkansas. Their annual Fall Festival will also be held at this time so there should be lots to shoot. Sign up on the Photo Walk Website, search for Van Buren, AR, there is a limited amount of walkers permitted by the Photo Walk so sign up soon and this will also allow you to enter your photos into the contest promoted by Scott Kelby’s World Wide Photo Walk. More information and directions can be found on Meetup.

Thank you to all that came out to learn about High Speed Flash and abstract macro.
Come join us by going to, our new site to keep posted on the events the club is hosting.

  • October 11, 2014 9:00 amScott Kelby\'s World Wide Photo Walk
  • October 14, 2014 6:30 pmMonthly Meeting
  • November 11, 2014 6:30 pmMonthly Meeting
  • November 15, 2014 10:00 amPortrait Class
  • December 9, 2014 6:00 pmMonthly Meeting and Xmas Party
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Photography Basics

The Three Basics of Photography

The Three Basics of Photography


Red River Papers

Lightroom Tutorial by Adobe

Lightroom Tutorial by Adobe with Julieanne Kost
Excellent Lightroom Tutorial!
Adobe TV – Getting Started with Adobe Lightroom 5
Julieanne Kost’s Blog
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Video Tutorials

Video Tutorials
Crop Sensors vs Full Frame :: Crop Or Crap? Zack Arias

For Our Photoshop Elements Users

Canon – Speedlite Crash Course: Mastering Portrait & Action Sports with small strobes – Video

Nikon School Presents – A Hands on Guide to Creative Lighting, part 1

Nikon School Presents – A Hands on Guide to Creative Lighting, part 2

And a Couple for Beginners


The Basics of Photography

Who are the Muskogee Shutterbugs?

Muskogee Shutterbug Club is a friendly group of professional and amateur photographers who have joined forces to promote, learn and experiment in photography. We meet once a month, on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, usually at the Muskogee Public Library. For more info, click the About Us Tab at the top of the page or Contact Us directly.

The Muskogee Focus

Shutterbugs Monthly Newsletter
September 2014 Newsletter
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July 2014 Newsletter
June 2014 Newsletter
May 2014 Newsletter
April 2014 Newsletter
March 2014 Newsletter
February 2014 Newsletter
January 2014 Newsletter
December 2013 Newsletter

2014 Special Competition Themes

1. February – Mirrors
2. April – Signs
3. June – Night Time
4. August – Doorways
5. October – Dawn

Our Members Websites

Photography by Dr. J-Dr. David Jones
Diana Fields Photography
Mary Robinson Photography


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