Haunted photo shoot reminder Sat 9/23

Just a quick reminder for the group photo shoot tomorrow (Saturday) Sept 23 from 6-9pm.  We only have 5 going from club so there is room for more, RSVP up til event time if you’d like to join us.  For more details on the shoot see: http://linnareaphotoclub.org/meeting/lapc-haunted-club-shoot-sept-23/ For more info on our location, see article on KHAK:  http://khak.com/popular-iowa-haunted-house-announces-creepy-new-upgrades/  

January/February 2018 Monthly Contest Categories

At the September meeting, the contest committee announced a couple of the contest categories to start off the new year. Additional categories will be announced as soon as they are determined. Happy Shooting! January 2018 : Harvest February 2018: Ditches

2017 Iowa State Fair Winners and Exhibitors

Congratulations to Tim McAdam and Amy Mueggenberg for their awards at the 2017 Iowa State Fair Annual Photography Salon! Tim McAdam – Best of Black & White Amy Mueggenberg- Superintendent’s Choice (Color) In speaking with Bob Randklev (LAPC Webmaster) he would like to put up a special gallery on the Club’s website to showcase all the images that were on…

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Final Reminder: LAPC Family Picnic – Reserve Your Spot By Tomorrow

  Yes…. that’s right!   Catered!   And Free! What:  Nelson’s Meat Market is going to cater our picnic this year!   They will be grilling brats, chicken, and hamburgers at Wickiup and serving baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, Tea and Lemonade as well. When:   September 10th Where:  Wickiup Time:  12:30 to 4:00 Contest:  Panning     (Yes… there is still a contest and the…

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The Focal Point Newsflash: T-shirts, Contest results, & Annual Picnic

We have t-shirts for sale again! You can order here: https://cottongallerystore.com/shop/lapc/ All orders must be placed by Sept. 30th. The shirts will be available at the October meeting. Results of the August photo contest Theme: Texture There were 13 entries 1st Place – Pam Olson – Light & Texture – 24 votes 2nd Place – Sherry Schons – Manure Spreader –…

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Join Us: Free Catered LAPC Picnic

  Yes…. that’s right!   Catered!   And Free! What:  Nelson’s Meat Market is going to cater our picnic this year!   They will be grilling brats, chicken, and hamburgers at Wickiup and serving baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, Tea and Lemonade as well. When:   September 10th Where:  Wickiup Time:  12:30 to 4:00 Contest:  Panning     (Yes… there is still a contest and the…

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September club picnic

We will be having Nelson’s Meat Market cater our picnic this year! They will be grilling brats, chicken and hamburgers. They will be also be providing baked beans,coleslaw and potato salad.Please RSVP by September 5th to membership@linnareaphotoclub.org hope to see everyone there.

For Sale: Photogenic Monolight kit

I: Two 2500DR Monolights with extra lamps. Two Air cushioned light stands Two Lined umbrellas Small reflectors and cords that came with kit, along with a wheeled rolling soft case. Only used indoors. Very good condition. The heads do not have the pocket wizard ready feature. $650 One heavy duty backdrop stand that will handle cloth backdrops or full length…

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Meeting Reminder: This Sunday

  As a reminder, on Sunday will be our monthly Linn Area Photo Club meeting.   Topic:  My Digital Workflow: Lightroom and Photoshop In addition, those of you who want to participate at next month’s Canon Printing Workshop on Sept 23rd, this will be a great time to bring cash or a check to complete your registration.     We still…

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Reminder: LAPC/Canon Printing Workshop

Why don’t my prints look like the images on my computer? Should I be using 8 bit, 16 bit or 32 bit to print? Should I convert my images to JPG or TIFF prior to printing or leave them as a PSD? What Color Space should I use?  Adobe RGB, ProPhotoRGB, sRGB, AppleRGB? Who handles color management?  Photoshop, Printer, No…

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