Photo Feedback Tip

When posting a photo for critique , it is a good idea to ask for specific feedback. It is difficult to improve our skill set if we are only asking “What do you think?”  I know when is my mother is looking at my photograph, she would think that it should be on the cover of National Geographic.  That is…

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Monthly Contest Update-May 2017

The May 2017 contest theme was “High Shutter Speed/Stop Action”.  There was a total of 11 entries. 1st Place: Dave Bishop with 36 votes. 2nd Place: Sally Harms with 17 votes. 3rd Place: Jay Patters with 15 votes.   Upcoming 2017 Monthly phot contests: June-Leading Lines July-Reflection/Mirrors August-Textures September-Panning October-Frame in Frame November– “My favorite photo”   The Monthly Contest…

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Photography volunteer needed for plane crash DRILL tomorrow Sat 5/20 7am

We’ve had a request to for a volunteer to take photos at the Linn County Emergency Management Airport Drill this Saturday 5/20 from 7-1. I know it is very short notice. An LAPC member has participated in one of these drills years ago and it involve (or used to) volunteers playing the part of crash victims to allow emergency responders practice…

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For Sale: MacBook Pro 17″

  17″mid 2010 hardly used. 8gb memory, Processor is 2.53 ghz Intel Core i5, running OSX Lion 10.7.5 has LR5 on it. Asking $500 contact Mike Stark

May/June Newsletter!

The May/June newsletter is here! If you would like to submit photos, articles, etc. for the next newsletter please send them to May/June Newsletter

Meeting this Sunday!

Remember we will be having our meeting this Sunday. Our presenter will be showing his photo from his trip from Greenland/Iceland. He will also speak about his micro four thirds camera system.

The fire burn is on!!! This Sat 5/6 @ 7pm

The fire burn is on!!! This Sat 5/6 @ 7pm May 6 @ 7:00 am – 10:30 pm For more details see: Photo of April spinning fire. Photo Credit to Michael Huang

IMAGE FEEDBACK: Volunteers needed!

We are looking for volunteers to help provide feedback with digital submissions.  If you are interested in being put on the volunteer list and would like to participate please send an email to: with subject line: VOLUNTEER


Submissions are now being accepted for feedback. If you would like to participate, please send your images to: with subject line: CONTEST SUBMISSIONS. Include the following information in the email with your image: Name Email address Image title JPEG images only (smaller than 4MB file size) Optional information: camera settings (f-stop, shutter speed and ISO) We have made some…

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Upcoming LAPC Group Shoots

I was hoping that the fire dancers would have had a weekend that worked out in May, but unfortunately they didn’t.  But they are looking at their calendars for sometime later this summer.  We have no shoot scheduled for May – but keep in mine the Macro Day that Photo Pro is putting on for next Saturday.  See Photo Pro’s website…

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