September 11 Meeting Minutes

Linn Area Photo Club Monthly Meeting September 11, 2022 Patti Sampson (Acting Secretary) President Sue Biederman called the meeting to order.   Minutes were not read and there was no treasurer’s report.  Contest is Landscapes, Rivers and Lakes.  Each member will be given two chips.  The white one is worth one and the blue is worth two.  Sue reported there…

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September 11th Meeting 1:30

Our speaker will be Dean Traver, talking about how to market and sell photographs. The contest category is Landscapes, Rivers, and Lakes. Location: IBEW Hall

November Events

Just a head’s up for what is happening in November.   Annual contest is back.  Check the website for changes to rules and categories that have just recently been made. Elections will be held in November for the four officers:  President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer.  Please consider stepping up for one of these positions.  Your participation in leadership is vital…

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State Fair Photography Salon

Congratulations to Dean Traver for his third place award at the Iowa State Fair Photography Salon in the Architecture category. Congratulations to Pam Olson for having her photo exhibited in the Plants, Flowers, and Trees category. Please let us know if other members have had photos exhibited. A master list was not posted this year.

August Meeting reminder

August Meeting: Sunday, August 14 1:30 to 4:00 IBEW Hall Ron Ginther will present his program on macro photography. The contest theme is Flash photography/light painting.

July Contest Winners

Congratulations to the July Photo Contest winners.  The theme was Creatures Great and Small.  First place:  Steve Thompson Second place:  Ron Ginther  Third place:   Chris Kardos

Monthly and Annual Contest Rules

Just a reminder of the rules for both monthly and annual contest. Please note the identifying information that should be on the back of the photo. You must be a member in good standing to participate in contest. Monthly Contest Rules Version # 01102020.M1    Posted 01/10/2020 1. Eligibility1.1. Competitors must be members in good standing with Linn Area Photo…

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July Meeting Reminder

We will meet from 1:30 to 4:00 on Sunday, July 10 at the IBEW hall.   Our speaker is Rich Hermann and the topic is nature photography.   The contest category is Creatures Great and Small.  


2022 has been a year of change and transition for LAPC. We need everyone to do their part to support the club during this transition. We are being flexible on things this year but would still like to send out this reminder:   Per the bylaws, membership dues of $25 for current members are considered in arrears by March 31 (unless you joined…

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Congratulations to the June Photo Contest winners. The topic was Snapshot (photo unplanned). Left to right:Ron Ginther & Chris Kardos 3rd place tieBill Schoon 2nd placeJoyce Schoon 1st place Our next meeting will be July 10 and the contest theme is ”Creatures Great and Small.” The program on Nature Photography will be presented by Rich Hermann .