Program – Character Portraits

Program – Character Portraits

Visitors are welcome to attend this free event.


Lights, camera, ACTION!

Models in themed costumes with several types of indoor lighting. No formal presentation. In-person only.

Hands-On Activity Stations

  • Firefighters, dancers and more!


  • 7:00 – Social time before the meeting starts
  • 7:30 – Meeting starts – Welcome and announcements
  • 7:35 – Model station explanations.
  • 7:40 – Capturing Portraits
    • As subgroups we’ll move through the stations getting advice and taking photos with different lighting techniques.

What to Bring

A camera or device to take photos with. Consider a lens around 30 mm (body) to 70 mm (headshot). No tripods needed.

Sharing Photos With Models

As a thank you to the models, we’d like you to upload a few of your best photos to our new program upload site. This will give the models a lovely memento of their participation.

Program Upload Site:

This new upload location supports larger photos to improve the quality of the photos we share with the models.

Let’s show our gratitude to these amazing individuals!


The event is finished.


Mar 14, 2024


7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Mar 14, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm


Newtown Senior Center

Newtown Community & Community Center 8 Simpson Street, Newtown, CT Enter via Community Center main entrance Meeting in Senior Center Multi-Purpose Room

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