Newsletter Submissions Reminder

Newsletter submissions for the March/April newsletter are due by Friday, March 3.

2017 Membership Dues Reminder

  As a reminder , dues are only $25 per calendar year renewing each Feb 1st.    Best $25 expense you can ever make! For $25 you get: 10+ Monthly Meetings with very educational speakers and topics with snacks at those meetings 10+  Monthly photo shoot opportunities Discounts at Photo Pro and other Club Sponsors An online Photo Feedback Tool to…

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Group shoot reminder for this Sunday 2/19

Just a quick reminder of the Paramount Theater shoot coming up this Sunday 2/19 afternoon.  Still plenty of room to RSVP.  For more details:  http://linnareaphotoclub.org/meeting/paramount-theater-feb-lapc-group-shoot/

Wildflower workshop in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park

LAPC member Bob Lancaster is offering LAPC club members a Wildflower Workshop in GSMNP in April.  This is a great opportunity at a great price.  Please see his website for more information. https://www.wildflowersphotography.com/new-events/2017/2/15/gsmnp-workshop-april-2017  

Monthly and Annual Rules

The Annual and Monthly contest rules and categories have been updated and posted on the website. Please make sure to check the monthly rules if you are bringing a photo for the contest this weekend! Monthly rules & categories click here Annual rules & categories click here Rules have a “Version” number at the beginning in order to verify they…

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February 12th Meeting: Ty Smedes “Iowa Nature Photography”

Ty Smedes, a well known Urbandale. Iowa nature photographer will share his slide presentation about his new book “Iowa’s Wild Beauty”, which features nature photographs from all across the State of Iowa. You will see images of Iowa songbirds, waterfowl, birds of prey, wading birds, mammals, butterflies and other insects, in addition to stunning prairie scenes and wildflower close-ups.  …

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2017 Bald Eagle Watch & Expo

The Cedar Rapids Audubon Society is spnsoring a Bald Eagle Watch & Expo on February 4th from 10 am to 3 pm. The attached flyer describes the event and the two different event options.  The first is a Outdoor Viewing below Coralville Dam and the second is an Indoor Expo with speakers.  Linda & Robert Scarth are speaking at 11:30…

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Quad City Photo Club: Winter Event

On Saturday, February 4th, the Quad City Photo Club is having the QCPC Winter Event and will feature two guest speakers.   Harsha Jayawardena & Jack Graham.     Jack’s presentation will cover:  “Becoming an Artist…. Not Just a Photographer.”   Harsha’s presentation will cover:  “Nighttime Photography”. It runs from 9 to 5 pm on Saturday (cost is $14 for lunch). On Sunday (time…

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Photo Editors needed for Capturing Hopes annual Dance Marathon Feb 3&4

LAPC Club members – I was contacted today by a group in Iowa City that does something similar to Help-Portrait – but just for pediatric cancer families and they do it at the annual Dance Marathon coming up in a few weeks.  They have all the volunteers they need except are short 10 photo editors.  Please read Brent’s message below…

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January/February Newsletter

The first newsletter of 2017 is here! Enjoy.