EASTON — The Tidewater Camera Club will host photographer Bob Peterson, speaking on “Calendar Production and Sales,” during its monthly meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, in the Wye Oak Room of the Talbot County Community Center.
Peterson will discuss what it takes to prepare, print, advertise, sell and ship a calendar. He will cover printing options, advertising, e-commerce websites, packaging and shipping options. He also will show examples of his calendars, along with packaging and shipping supplies.
Peterson started in photography in high school and was active with both 35mm and medium format cameras. He did weddings and a lot of travel photography and had his own darkroom.
Now, he primarily shoots landscapes, architecture and nature photography. He is a volunteer photographer for Historic London Town and Gardens.
Peterson’s photographs are featured in the Annapolis Visitor’s Center on West Street, in numerous advertisements for Visit Annapolis, in the lobby of the Clantenoff Pavilion at the Anne Arundel Medical Center, on the cover of the 2015 Annapolis Visitor’s Guide and on the cover of the December 2014 edition of Chesapeake Bay Magazine.
He is a board member of the Maryland Federation of Art, has exhibited in numerous juried shows at the Circle Gallery and other venues, and is a member of the Digital Photography Club of Annapolis.
Originally from Pennsylvania, he lives in Annapolis.
Founded in 1963, the Tidewater Camera Club strives to promote interest and participation in photography for all skill levels and ages.