At the last meeting, our presenter Adam Hunter talked about a PPI photography event this fall.   If you are a portrait photographer or considering a profession in portrait photography this event is for you.   Elevate! Fall Retreat presented by PPI BUY TICKETS | INFORMATION | SPEAKERS | SCHEDULE Sunday, October 25- Monday, 26, 2015 Airport Holiday Inn | 6111 Fleur…

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Reminder to RSVP for Motorcross shoot this Sunday 7/26

There is no limit on # of photographers, I just need to give the motorcross group a rough count on how many of us to expect.  RSVP to   The shoot is this Sunday 7/26 from 4pm to 7pm. For more details: Its gonna be a fun one! See you there, Amy

Call for volunteer photographer – Flood the Run

What:  Flood the Run When:  Saturday August 9th, 7:45am til 11ish Where:  Ellis Park   The Salvation Army and Matthew 25 are hosting Flood on the Run.  They are having a family fun run around Ellis Park with water-themed obstacles.  They are looking for one to three volunteer photographers willing to donate their time and talents to help them document…

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Come share an evening with authors Bob Campagna and Lynn Hoyt Strang

Come share an evening with authors Bob Campagna and Lynn Hoyt Strang. Bob published a 90 image book titled “Northeast Iowa”, a black and white photo series taken over a 25 year span while serving as an artist through the Iowa Arts Council. Lynn’s book “It’s Me, It’s Me! I Am The Key” is her first children’s book. Both Lynn and Bob are…

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Thank You and Sorry

Thank You for Attending…… Sorry We Ran Out of Time! If you missed today’s meeting you missed a great one.   Adam Hunter was fantastic!   I think most of us wished he could have presented for another hour or two.   Lots of valuable information from a very talented individual.     We can learn a lot from him and the Team at Hawkeye…

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Mike Stark Photo Exhibit – Reception July 15th

Mike Stark has a photography exhibit going on at Lowe Park in Marion. From Mike:  I know most of the members have seen my photos on my flickr site or in club contests, but in a gallery setting everything looks a little different (hopefully much better)! The display will run from June 30th until the August 28th. There is a reception…

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Three Quick Reminders Before This Sunday’s Meeting!

One: Every Club Member is the July Showcase Photographer All Club Members can submit up to 10 photos you have taken in the last 12 months at one of the Monthly Photo Shoots by sending them to “” .   I will show the photos on the overhead for the entire Club to see.   This is your chance to showoff some of your…

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July/August Newsletter

Here is the July/August Newsletter.  Happy reading! July Aug 2015 Newsletter

Photos Needed

The newsletter is looking for your images!  Send in your recent monthly contest winners or our fireworks or patriotic photos!  Submissions needed by June 28th! Submit to

July Showcase Photographer: All Club Members!

Images by Rick Young Every Club Member is the July Showcase Photographer Calling any digital photos from any Club sponsored photo shoot in last 12 months.  Each Club Member can submit up to 10 photos by sending them to “” .   We will show the photos on the overhead for the entire Club to see.   Your chance to showoff some of…

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