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Tips for good Bonsai photography

written for beginners using a smartphone camera
by Sherri Rutten

Key things that make for a good photograph:
Lighting, angle, focus, background and of course, the subject ☺

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July 7, 2020 Zoom Meeting

Please login as a member to see the Zoom login details below. Please email administrator@minnesotabonsaisociety.org if you are having trouble logging in. Please test prior to the event if possible. Join us for the General Meeting next week! Our July meeting will again be via Zoom. We hope you will join us on July 7 […]
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Bonsai Concepts Zoom Meeting

Please login as a member to see the Zoom login details below. Please email administrator@minnesotabonsaisociety.org if you are having trouble logging in. Please test prior to the event if possible. We will be having our June Concepts meeting virtually this Saturday from 1pm to 4pm.We will talk about seasonal work and then open it up […]
You must be a MBS member to view the rest of this article. If you are a member, follow the steps below. Click "Login" in top right corner of website. Your name and member number should appear when you are logged in. If your name appears, but the content is still not appearing, your membership may be expired. Follow these steps to activate: 1. Click your name in the top right hand corner 2. Then click "my membership" on the left. 3. Click renew or resubscribe to activate your account. If you are still having trouble logging in, please contact administrator@minnesotabonsaisociety.org. Thank you!

Meet MBS Member Tim Mathwig

In this video, David Weiss interviews Tim Mathwig.

The views and opinions expressed in this video (or article) are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, views or position of the Minnesota Bonsai Society.

Nursery Tour with Lionel

This is a video tour of nurseries during Lionel Flood’s annual MBS Nursery Tour. Due to COVID-19, we couldn’t have large crowds, so we followed Lionel around with a camera to capture his great bonsai experience and anecdotes. In part one we visit Gerten’s and Highland nurseries.

The views and opinions expressed in this video (or article) are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, views or position of the Minnesota Bonsai Society.

President’s Column – June/July 2020

David Weiss, MBS President

Summer Time Fun with More Time on Our Hand?

Welcome to summer MBS! I hope this column finds you healthy and that you’ve found the silver lining within bonsai during COVID-19. That lining for me has been the ability to work on my trees more than past Springs.
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