FILM CAMERA EQUIPMENT FOR SALE Mamiya M645 Super medium format camera body, 120/220 roll film holder, Polaroid film holder, wind up crank, power drive, AE prism finder and checker focusing screen. Mamiya Lenses: 45 mm with lens hood, 80mm with lens hood, 150mm and 300mm Metz Mecablitz 45CL-4 Flash, wide angle diffuser and bracket Stroboframe camera flip bracket Quantum battery…

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Nov & Dec LAPC group shoot ideas

The LAPC Activities Officer wants to hear from you for shoot ideas for November and December.  Where would you like the group to go in November?  What would make a beautiful Christmas themed shoot?  Please send your ideas to or post a comment on the Nov & Dec LAPC group shoot ideas facebook post.  Thanks!

GCRA Help-Portrait Volunteer Sign-up

The volunteer sign up for the 2014 Greater Cedar Rapids Area Help-Portrait event is now online!  Help-Portrait is a worldwide movement of photographers using their time, equipment, and expertise to give back to people less fortunate during the holiday season.  The day is Saturday December 6th and most locations will be running from 9am to 4pm plus set up/tear down time. We…

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October 2014 LAPC Newsletter

Here is the October 2014 Newsletter.  Happy Reading! Oct 2014 Newsletter

Last Call RSVP for Sunday Cookout at Wikiup

If you haven’t registered yet please do so before Friday noon. We will be purchasing supplies for the event on Sunday and we want an accurate count. Please bring your photos IF they were displayed at the Iowa State Fair this year! Click here for more details and time Please bring a dish to share and RSVP below:

Picnic on Sunday!

Don’t forget our annual picnic on Sunday!! You might also want to bring your camera. As of now, the weather looks great! Maybe a touch cooler than we are used to, but sunny… It should be a good day to spend some time outdoors on the 390 acres of the Wickiup Hill Nature Center. It would also be a good…

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RSVP for the cookout this coming Sunday Sept 14th

Don’t forget to register/RSVP for our cookout this coming Sunday We will get started at 12:30 and we ask you bring a side to pass/share. If you had a photo displayed at the Iowa State Fair please bring and share with everyone! Complete the quick RSVP form below. More details can be found here: September Cookout Event Details

Reminder Fireside Winery group shoot Sunday

Just a quick reminder for the September LAPC group shoot at Fireside Winery tomorrow (Sunday) from 3-5pm. For more details:

Living History Farms Photography Day

From Charley Starnes Attached is a copy of the flyer for the 9th Annual Living History Farms Photography Day.  The event is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20th.  This is definitely the largest event of its kind in the Midwest.  We had 900 photographers attend last year’s event.  Since I have barely finished up with the Iowa State Fair, I am…

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September 2014 Newsletter

Attached is the September 2014 Newsletter.  Happy Reading! Sept 2014 Newsletter