The third NAPƒS meeting of 2017 will be held Thursday, March 2 starting at 7PM.
The meeting location is United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, Tx. 78727 – MAP
7:00-7:15PM Meet & Greet, Member Print Exhibition
7:15-7:30PM Open meeting, Member Print Exhibition Q&A
7:30-9:00PM Presentation, Competition
Member Print Exhibition
During the Meet & Greet, Emily Marie Crowell will exhibit a selection of her printed photographs. Once the meeting starts, Emily will speak for a few minutes about her work and answer any questions.
Submission Deadline: Midnight, Saturday, February 25, 2017
March’s competition theme is “Colorful” and will be judged by Geoff Hammond of Hammondovi, an Austin area advertising and portrait photographer. Geoff gave his “Thoughts on Composition” presentation to the club in January 2016.
Submissions are divided into two classes and each club member is free to choose which class to enter. For more info, read this post about classes.
The monthly NAPƒS competition is meant to be fun, inspirational, and educational. The judging and associated critiques are positive, supportive, and a useful learning tool.
A reminder – you must join NAPƒS to take part in 2017 competitions. The cost of membership is only $24 and your annual contribution is used 100% in support of club operations.
Speaker – Chris Davis Cina, NAPƒS Club Member
Chris Davis Cina will speak to the group about her passion for Landscape Photography.
About Chris Davis Cina
A former writer, editor and graphic artist, Chris got to grow as a photographer while working for a daily newspaper (The Poughkeepsie Journal) and being tasked with shooting all of their advertising needs as well as photos for stories and covers for the 50 magazines she produced annually.
A lover of landscape photography, she participated in professional workshops in Vermont in 2007, in Acadia National Park, Maine in 2009 and in West Virginia in 2015. She loves traveling and writes a blog, “Travelin’ About” which offers photography and travel advice. Last year she got to Italy and this year she’s planning a trip to Alaska.
She’s won several awards and her images have been exhibited in galleries, coffee shops and juried shows. You can purchase her pictures at Prima Dora and The Old Bakery and Emporium, both on Congress Ave.
Chris is teaching a class on Landscape Photography on May 15 at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.