Joan Field, APSA

Joan Field, APSA

Joan Field and her husband, George, lived in New Jersey for 26 years before moving to CA, George’s home state, in 1989. They spent four + years in Danville (near San Francisco) and another four years in the Los Angeles (Orange County) area, when in 1997 they returned to Danville.

Joan has been a member of various camera clubs since 1984 when she purchased her first 35 mm camera. The Contra Costa Camera Club is her current affiliation, but she has also been a member of the ACES (Anaheim Camera Enthusiasts Club) in Orange County, CA and the West Essex Camera Club in New Jersey. Joan had been a member of several slide circuits since 1985 and is now administrator of the  Digital Imaging Print Circuit #4 and DD circuit #21. She has been the chair for the PSA Newsletter Contest for several years.

She is a generalist in photography. Today her primary interest is in correcting and creating images using Photoshop and printing, her favorite being monochrome.

Her digital camera is the Nikon D300s. She uses an iMac 27″, Bridge v.6, , and PS CS6 and also has an Intel based PowerBook Pro. Her lenses include the Nikkor 18 – 200 VR and the Sigma 10 – 20 wide angle lens, an 80-400 mm Nikkor VR, and a 90 mm Tamron macro lens.