July Reminders

July is a very busy month…. great photo opportunities this week of people passing out due to the heat!   Or how about a nice portrait of a person covered in sweat! Well there are other opportunities indoors!   1st Reminder:    If there are specific items you want covered next month concerning Photoshop Elements or LIghtroom…. send those to President@ LinnAreaPhotoClub.org.  …

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Time lapse photography workshop – Sat Aug 13 @10am – Free

The 2016 Artist-in-Residence (AIR) for Herbert Hoover National Historic Site is photographer and videographer Patricia McInroy.  She will be in residence August 2nd through August 27th, 2016, taking photos and composing videos for the site.  During her time here she will also be available to the public to answer questions about her work and techniques.  “I’m excited to explore the…

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Lens on Amana – July 29 & 30

We don’t have any official club shoots scheduled for July or August, so I wanted to pass this on to you.  I talked about it at the club meeting Sunday. Lens on Amana Photo Contest Shots have to be taken on Friday July 29 & Saturday July 30 Registration forms will be available that Friday morning 7/29 at the Amana Visitor…

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LAPC: Sell Your Images – Quad City Botanical Center

LAPC has been invited to the Quad City Botanical Center from August 15th thru October 28th to display and sell numerous images.  All active members can participate.   Rules:   Nature Inspired Images Framed Print or Canvas Galley Wrapped If framed:  Nice frame – “Matted” optional 11 X 14 min (including frame) 24 X 36 max Individual Artist Sets Price (If…

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July 10th Meeting Reminder – Bring Your Camera Equip

Educational Theme:   Camera 201 – Beyond The Basics Bring your camera, tripod, white balance tool and your owners manual!   This is hands-on training.  We will be outside and the weather forecast is Sunny – 86 degress – 10 mph. Time to learn about & practice all those important camera settings.    Let’s say your going on a photo shoot today…

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July/August Newsletter

The July/August Newsletter is here! Enjoy! July/August 2016 Newsletter

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 newsletter@linnareaphotoclub.org 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:  http://linnareaphotoclub.org/meeting/lapc-june-group-shoot-cedar-rapids-skyhawks/