The work of the October presenter, photographer and writer Jerry Downs, has been featured in books, magazines and museums around the world. Jerry’s theme will be “Using photography for personal discovery.” He has visited and taken photos of people in hundreds of locations around the world. Jerry is the author of two books of images: \'The Present -- Finding Myself in the Middle of NowHere,\' and \'Why You Were Born.\' \ \ After the presentation, member photos will be critiqued. The theme is “Using photography for personal discovery.” This is a great opportunity to get feedback on your photos. Check the website for more information and how to submit photos. http://www.napavalleyphotographicsociety.org \ \ Napa Valley Photographic Society (NVPS) promotes the art and science of photography, providing education, image appreciation, inspiration, exchange of technologies. Most months we invite guest speakers to evaluate our images.