Main monthly meeting — June 1st
— 9:00am–5:00pm, NewHope Baptist Church, Blackburn North
Chris Roberts has worked in the Australian and Asian telecoms industry for over 15 years, initially working on voice switching and early packet data networks when Ethernet was still confined to the LAN and Frame Relay was the hottest technology delivering 128kbps. Chris has held Product Management roles in such 'challenger' service providers as RequestDSL, PowerTel and AAPT. After a Product Strategy role in Telstra Wholesale, Chris led the Product Engineering team in NBN Co's Technology group, supporting and developing the technical features of the NBN Co products. He has recently taken a Business Operations role within NBN Co Network Operations team – connecting and supporting new services onto the NBN network.
Normal AUSOM Activities will be held as usual throughout the day, including the Special Interest Groups' presentations.
Also at the meeting:
Tickets at the door
Photoshop Elements 10
A wide range of AUSOM merchandise.
- Raffle ticket sales.
- Membership renewals and queries.
- Library books for loan.
- Opportunity to talk with club gurus and with any luck have your problems sorted out.
- Sandwiches, soup, cakes/biscuits and hot/cold drinks are available at lunch time.
The timetable for June 1st is shown below.
(Note: AniMotion and Mac Forum SIGs have ceased.
Ineractive Books will now be held in the Events Room at 10:00am)
News @ Noon
OS X Basics
Contact the Secretary. prior to the meeting, to book this time slot in any of the nominated rooms, for special SIG or other activities
Hands on Movie Editing
iPod & iTunes
From 10:00 approx: Services - Raffle ticket sales - Free Library book loans and Disc of the Month sales. Disc Exchange. Social interaction. A variety of foods & drinks from the café.
'Everything Apple' at Melb. PC — June 11th
Retirees and Others — June 12th
— 10:00am–Noon at Balwyn Baptist Church
Meetings: Second Wednesdays, except January. 10:00am–12:00noon.Address: cr Whitehorse & Parring Rds, Balwyn (Post: 517 Whitehorse Rd, Surrey Hills). Melway 46 F8. Tram stop 50
'Everything iPad/iPhone' at Melb. PC — June 19th
Meetings: Third Wednesdays, except January. 2:00–4:00pm.Address: Special Interest Room, Melbourne PC Users Group, 479 Warrigal Road, (near Cr. Cochranes Rd), Moorabbin, Melway 78 D8
AUSOM Mornington Group — June 20th
— 5:45pm–9:00pm at Mornington CommunityCentre
5:45pm: Sign in for 6:00pm start
6:00 pm: iPad Coach — Chris McQuillen — Creating a Digital Story - Part 1
Chris shows how to use the Camera successfully on the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch; then how to turn the results into a photo story or short movie right on your Apple Device.
7:15 pm: Creating a Digital Story - Part 2
Chris continues tonight's theme. Do you have photos and video clips on your Mac just waiting for you to decide what to do with them? Find out how use them creatively and turn them into a short movie or photo slideshow that you can show on your TV.
8:30 pm: Help Forum for all Macs & Apple Devices
Tonight Chris will answer questions relating to movie-making in general so be ready to ask about camera work, storyboarding, photos, video clips and the use of iMovie and post production on your Mac or iDevice.
Meetings: Third Thursdays from February to November — Second Thursday in December. 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm. AUSOM members free; visitors $10 per session.
Address: Mornington Community Information Centre - 320 Main Street, Mornington.
Directions: (Melway Map 104 E12 / F12) Get onto Nepean Highway before Mornington. At Tyabb Road/Main Street intersection turn into Main St. Turn 2nd right into Elizabeth St, and left into car park. Meeting room is at end of the building (close to the sports ground). The trip takes 50 to 60 minutes from Melbourne suburbs (allow time for rush hour traffic through Frankston). Or try the new Freeway Link — at Bungower Road head west to Mornington — then at Nepean Highway turn left — then follow directions above.