Submissions needed for the newsletter!

We need submissions for the newsletter! Photos from recent photoshoots, articles, tips, items for sale, etc. Please send them to by Thursday, June 30. Thanks!

2016 Wolf Puppy Photo Workshop

The not-for-profit Wildlife Science Center is hosting a Wolf Puppy Photo Workshop on July 9 and 10, just north of St. Paul MN. 100% of the tuition goes to the Wildlife Science Center, which is home to the wolves. I  (Jenni Bidner) am volunteering my time and expenses as instructor/guide. In 2014, we held a similar seminar and it sold…

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June 12th Meeting Reminder

     Before (Adam Hunter)                                                                               After (Adam Hunter) Educational Theme:  Photo Enhancements & Manipulation Last year if you recall, Adam Hunter (Instructor, Hawkeye Community College) put together a fantastic presentation on Portrait Touch Ups.  He showed us how to enhance our portraits like the pros.  His presentation was so good , we ran over our time limit and we barely took a break!  …

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Today’s group shoot CR SkyHawks is a GO despite the predicted wind speed.

June  LAPC group shoot What:  Remote Control Model Airplanes Where:  SkyHawks Field When:  Saturday June 4th, 1pm to 4pm UPDATE:  THIS SHOOT IS A GO FOR TODAY (SAT 6/4) DESPITE THE 10-15 MPH PREDICTED WIND SPEED.   Address:  3125 C Ave Ext, Marion, Iowa 52302 GPS Coordinates: 42.089512, -91.644912 For more details:

Now taking submission for Digital Evaluation for June

Submit your jpg photos to: by the last day of the month…. May 31st, 2016.  Images after that date will be reviewed for the following months meeting. You can submit up to two photos of any image that meets the monthly contest rules.   If your photo interests are old cars, night sky, food, etc. submit your photos.  Please follow the guidelines listed below. LAPC Digital Evaluation…

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The May/June newsletter is here! Enjoy! If you would like to submit anything for our next newsletter, please send it to Thanks! NewsletterMayJun2016

Attention Photo Enthusiasts

Tomorrow afternoon (noon to ???) on May 5th, the Hawkeyes Downs Speedway is looking for a Photographer.  Their regular scheduled photographer is unable to cover tomorrow’s event.    They need someone to photograph the winners of each race/heat and take any other photos you would like of the races, cars, drivers. Free admission and access to the infield. If you have…

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May/June Newsletter

The May/June Newsletter is here! Enjoy! NewsletterMayJun2016

LAPC 2017 seminar suggested speaker request

I received several members suggestions for 2017 LAPC seminar speakers. Thanks! If you did not make a suggestion, please let me know your preference for a seminar speaker for 2017. The professional photographer can come from Canon’s Explorers of Light program or the Nikon Ambassador program. Email your thoughts to . I plan on contacting the pro before August as…

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Last Foam Core Orders

I am taking one last order for foam core 11×14″ for LAPC members. White $1 each.                      Black $2 each. Email with your name and quantity desired.