Postponed: 2020 LAPC Spring Photography Event –

As you all know, the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is still a very fluid situation.   Unsure of when this pandemic will be over and life will return to a new normal, it has been decided to postpone this event until this Fall. We have been and still are working through all the details of rescheduling. (Speakers, food, venue, etc.) At this time…

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May and June Meetings Cancelled

The regular monthly LAPC meetings in May and June have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We are hopeful that we will be able to hold the July meeting.

LAPC Snapshot

More information will be coming soon when we will be meeting next, as well as information on the fate of our annual spring event. In the meantime, we will be working on adding content and opportunities to interact to our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/pg/LinnAreaPhotoClub/), including contests and challenges. If you have any ideas, we would love to hear them! Please stay…

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March 8th Monthly Club Meeting

Meeting Theme: “Shadows” In preparation for the May contest theme, the Contest Committee will present information about photographing shadows. Then everyone will have a chance to use their cameras at some workstation set-ups to experiment with lighting and how shadows add or hide depth, and how shadows can be abstract images by themselves. We will have photo tents, lights, and…

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2020 LAPC Spring Photography Event

For over 10 years, the Linn Area Photo Club has brought to the Cedar Rapids Area some of the best photographers in America.   In 2020, we are taking a slightly different approach to photography education by emphasizing the more technical aspects of photography and splitting the historical daylong presentation into two different sessions, followed by an optional Day 2 hands-on…

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Photo Pro Classes

Photo Pro has some classes and workshops coming up in February and March. Fujifilm Boxing Club Workshop – Saturday, March 21  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fujifilm-boxing-club-workshop-tickets-95491215797 Everyday Macro Photography – Saturday, March 28 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/everyday-macro-photography-tickets-93135397481

RARE Expo looking for Photographers

Good Morning, One of my co-workers is a member of the RARE Group and invited us to take pictures at the RARE Expo at Wikiup from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. A copy of the flier is attached and I’m including that in the LAPC Photo Shoots 2020 document. If anyone would like to go, please ask them to sign…

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LAPC Snapshot

LAPC Snapshot Annual Contest Annual Club Voted on “Guilty Pleasures” 1st Place – Ron Ginther ◊ ◊ ◊ Panoramic 1st Place and Best of Show – Esther Bartels   2nd Place – Rick Young NO PHOTO AVAILABLE 3rd Place –  Dean Traver Honorable Mention Pam Olson Rick Young ◊ ◊ ◊ Action 1st Place Bill Schoon 2nd Place Marla Henry…

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2019 Help-Portrait Preview/Thank You

  We received feedback from our volunteers that: 1) Some volunteers get to see some of the pictures being taken 2) Some volunteers get to see the final prints while we put the packets together But, not many volunteers get to see the final results of all their time and effort. So……… we are going to do a presentation for…

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New Monthly Meeting Opportunity

At Sunday’s meeting it was proposed that each month, members can bring an image to be displayed (NOT JUDGED as a part of the monthly contest) as an opportunity to show other Club Members  how they have been utilizing their photography skills.   It can be of any topic (as always, no nudes), any print size, a collage, a creative manipulation,…

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