Club Meetings Calendar

1st and 3rd Tuesday of the Month, 7 pm 

All meetings are in Room 148 at the Indianapolis Central Library (ICL) unless otherwise indicated. Please watch newsletters and emails for the latest meeting location or Zoom information



July 5, 2022

Zach Dobson - Finding great photos in everyday situations. 

Zach is a documentary and commercial photographer based in Indianapolis. He holds a degree in journalism from Indiana University with a concentration in photography. Since starting his business in 2006, Zach has focused on documenting people’s lives and businesses in action. Zach’s client list includes the Indiana Pacers, Coca-Cola, the AARP, ZipCar, Indiana University, Visit Bloomington, Hamilton County Tourism, Land O’Lakes, RIOT LA Comedy Festival, Indianapolis Public Schools, Indiana High School Athletic Association.


August 2, 2022

Mike Homoya - Finding the natural regions of Indiana. 

Mike worked for the Division of Nature Preserves. His overall knowledge about the natural history of Indiana is exemplary, especially as it relates to plants, plant ecology and natural community ecology. He's also a very good birder. The topic will be about the natural regions of Indiana including the plants, animals, geology and landscapes of the various parts of the state. There will be many photos in the program, but the focus will be on what's here in Indiana, and in what parts of the state will you find this or that natural feature It's likely that many members will learn about things and places that they didn't know we had here in Indiana which may be of photographic interest.


September 6, 2022

Kevin Hudson - Drone Photography 

Kevin is a professional photographer using drones for real estate and commercial work as well as other subjects. His drone skills are enhanced by his RC airplane hobby. He received his PPA Masters Certificate in 1992. Kevin is also a portrait photographer. With his impeccable lighting skill and attention to detail when posing, Kevin strives to create an environment where everyone feels comfortable to be their true selves while capturing and highlighting their best features. If you’ve ever wanted to “try something new,” Kevin’s the guy to work with.


October 4, 2022

Susan Ross - How to create photographic slide shows. In December, members will have a chance to share slides shows of some of their favorite events, trips, travels or projects. This program is geared towards helping members not familiar with how to create a slide show to learn how to create one. Susan, in addition to being a stellar photographer, is also a very creative graphic artist 


November 1, 2022

Tom Potter and Gayle Moore - Tonal values. Riviera Members are well acquainted with the amazing body of work of both Tom and Gayle. They will share insights into how to understand and leverage the knowledge of tonal values to improve photographs. 


                                                                  December 6, 2022

Member Slideshows - a repeat of a popular program in which members share slideshows of their photographic work. The slideshow could be about travel, a photographic destination, a project, or any other unified theme.