October Monthly Meeting

National Czech & Slovak Museum 1400 Inspiration Pl SW, Cedar Rapids

Topic: Low Light and Dark Photography It's that time of year for lower light and dark photography around fall, Halloween and the change in colors. We will talk about changes in aperture and shutter speed settings you'll want to considering changing after a summer of shooting in the sun.  

November Annual Club Contest

National Czech & Slovak Museum 1400 Inspiration Pl SW, Cedar Rapids

Our annual club contest theme will be "Eyes" Interpret as you like but bring your best "Eyes" photo and enroll in our other categories. Click here to read the Annual Rules and Categories Annual Contest Categories: Annual Contest Categories 1. People and Portraits  Defined as individuals or groups of people as the primary focus of the photo. […]

November 13th Monthly Meeting: Annual Photo Contest/Election of Officers

National Czech & Slovak Museum 1400 Inspiration Pl SW, Cedar Rapids

Annual Contest It's time for the annual contest.    Get your images ready.   See annual contest rules for greater details: https://linnareaphotoclub.org/news/2017-annual-photo-contest/ The Club selected category this year is: My Home Town   Elections: Those who would like to run for an LAPC Officer position, please send your request to [email protected] Officer Positions are: President Vice President […]

April LAPC Photo Shoot

Hercules Haven 1220 Lilly Street, Cedar Rapids

Hercules Haven Where:  1220 Lilly Street Cedar Rapids When:  Sunday April 29  Time:  4pm to 6pm Its time to head back outside for our LAPC group shoots!  In April we are heading to a different kind of animal shelter.  Hercules Haven is home to many animals including:  three alpine goats, two Nubian goats, two mini-pigs, […]

February Club Meeting

IBEW HALL 1211 Wiley Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids

Theme: February's meeting will be the first under the new bylaws and the five member executive leadership team. This month's meeting will focus on bringing members together to get to know each other better. Come prepared to play bingo and go on a "photographic journey" with a partner and team players.           […]

2019 Help-Portrait Preview/Thank You

Downtown Cedar Rapids Library 450 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids

  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 […]

March meeting

IBEW HALL 1211 Wiley Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids

Meeting theme is “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 set-ups, experimenting with lighting and how shadows add or hide depth, and how shadows can be abstract images by themselves. Bring your camera and […]

August Virtual Meeting


The club meeting in August will be held online via Zoom.  Please use the link below to join the meeting a few minutes before 1:30 on Sunday, August 9. Carl Bracken, a member of LAPC and of Cedar Amateur Astronomers, will present on Astrophotography and photographing the night sky.  His image Sunday Service shows the […]