NAPfS’s October 2016 meeting will be held on Thursday October 6th, 2016 starting at 7PM. The meeting location is First Baptist Church, 306 Round Rock Ave, Round Rock, Texas 78664.
LOCATION CHANGE: First Baptist Church, 306 Round Rock Ave, Round Rock, Texas 78664.
The meeting schedule is:
7:00PM – Meet and Greet
7:30PM – Speaker: Keith Mitchell
8:00PM – Monthly Competition with Judge Keith Mitchel
Monthly Competition with Judge Keith Mitchell
Submission Deadline: Midnight, Sunday October 2nd.
October is an open competition (no theme). Any image from the last 2 years may be entered. Image submission is open until midnight on Sunday October 2nd. Participants will be divided into two classes. Each club member will choose which class to enter. For more information, see this post.
Our guest judge for October’s competition will be Keith Mitchel.
Speaker – Keith Mitchell
Keith Mitchell, Ph.D. is a retired University of Texas educator and former executive briefing specialist for Apple computer. Keith began taking pictures as a part of his corporate education responsibilities at Apple computer. He was part of the team Apple used to roll out QuickTime VR panoramic tools to the education community nationwide. Keith continued to practice photography as a part of his career while working in UT’s department of education.
After retiring, Keith studied portrait photography formally at the Texas School of Photography. Kieth is an active Austin PPA guild member. He has won several local PPA guild print competitions. Keith currently manages a photography business, DigitalAspirations as well as managing a video interview studio for Apple at the Austin campus.
Find more of Keith’s work at DigitalAspirations.com.
Becoming a Civil War Photojournalist through Reenactments
Keith Mitchell, explains how you can become a photo journalist embedded in the Civil War. Keith will share images, video, and photoshop composites that he has produced to capture Union and Confederate troops in action! A field trip will be announced making it possible for you to get your press pass for a November re-enactment.