Author: Russ Morris

October 2018 Digital Competition Results

Eyes by Allen Irby

The October 2018 Digital Competition was open themed and judged by Lesley Nowlin Blessing, our speaker for the evening. Class 1 – Novice There were 20 Class 1 submissions with 5 awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 2 honorable mentions). 1st Place – Eyes by Allen Irby 2nd Place – Three Tiny Flowers in Vials by Ruth Masciarelli 3rd Place – Peekin Around Pedro by Dennis … Continue reading October 2018 Digital Competition Results »

Lesley Nowlin Blessing on How to Print Your Vision

Aground

The 10th NAPƒS meeting of 2018 will be held Thursday, October 4th starting at 7PM. The meeting location is United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP Agenda 7:00-7:15PM Meet & Greet, Member Print Exhibition 7:15-7:30PM Open meeting, Member Print Exhibition Q&A 7:30-9:00PM Competition, Presentation Member Print Exhibition During the Meet & Greet, Brian Nixon will exhibit a selection of his … Continue reading Lesley Nowlin Blessing on How to Print Your Vision »

September 2018 Digital Competition Results

The Debate by Joshua Guenther

The September 2018 Digital Competition theme was ‘After Dark’ and judged by NAPfS co-founder Josh Baker. Josh was kind enough to document his thoughts and critique of each submission, viewable here. Class 1 – Novice There were 29 Class 1 submissions with 7 awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4 honorable mentions). 1st Place – Gridlock by Calvin Poole 2nd Place – Austin City Lights by … Continue reading September 2018 Digital Competition Results »

Josh Baker’s Off Camera Flash Hands-on – September 20, 2018

This 3rd Thursday hands-on meeting will be held Thursday Septmeber 20, 2018 from 7:00 – 9:00PM The meeting location is United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP Agenda 7:00-7:15 PM Meet & Greet, (Put on your name tag!) 7:15-7:30 PM Meeting Announcements, Guest & New Member Introductions. 7:30-9:00 PM Demonstration by Josh Baker Off-Camera Flash with Josh Baker Learn how … Continue reading Josh Baker’s Off Camera Flash Hands-on – September 20, 2018 »

Allen Irby – Member Presentation

Brian Nixon photo

The 9th NAPƒS meeting of 2018 will be held Thursday, September 6th starting at 7PM. The meeting location is United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP Agenda 7:00-7:15PM Meet & Greet, Member Print Exhibition 7:15-7:30PM Open meeting, Member Print Exhibition Q&A 7:30-9:00PM Competition, Presentation Member Print Exhibition During the Meet & Greet, Mark Donnell will exhibit a selection of his … Continue reading Allen Irby – Member Presentation »

August 2018 Digital Competition Results

The August 2018 Digital Competition was open themed and judged by Nell Carroll, our speaker for the evening.

Class 1 – Novice

There were 27 Class 1 submissions with 6 awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 3 honorable mentions).

1st Place – Brenham Spike by Joshua Guenther

Brenham Spike by Joshua Guenther

2nd Place – Courage under the Falls by Cathy Smith

Courage under the Falls by Cathy Smith

3rd Place – Mount Olive Milky Way by Allen Irby

Mount Olive Milky Way by Allen Irby

Honorable Mention – Look at those peepers by Roberto White

Look at those peepers by Roberto White

Honorable Mention – Fresh Brew by Ruth Masciarelli

Fresh Brew by Ruth Masciarelli

Honorable Mention – A Mothers Love by David Pine

A Mothers Love by David Pine

 

Class 2 – Advanced

There were 26 Class 2 submissions with 6 awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 3 honorable mentions).

1st Place – Contemplating by Bri Thatcher

Contemplating by Bri Thatcher

2nd Place – Pounce by Patti Mitchell

Pounce by Patti Mitchell

3rd Place – Sunny Side Up by Bri Thatcher

Sunny Side Up by Bri Thatcher

Honorable Mention – It Got Bloody by Brian Nixon

It Got Bloody by Brian Nixon

Honorable Mention – DarkHollow by Steve Coyle

Dark Hollow by Steve Coyle

Honorable Mention – Falling by Joshua Baker

Falling by Joshua Baker

Randy Dykstra on Lightroom – Presets, Templates, & Workflow

This mid-month hands-on meeting will be held Thursday August 16, 2018 from 7:00 – 9:00PM The meeting location is United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP Agenda 7:00-7:15 PM Meet & Greet 7:15-7:30 PM Announcements, Guest, and New Member Introductions. 7:30-9:00 PM Demonstration Getting the Most out of Lightroom Randy’s workshop will include information about setting up catalogs, collections, templates, … Continue reading Randy Dykstra on Lightroom – Presets, Templates, & Workflow »

Member Spotlight – August 2018

Say The Word by Peter Livadas

5 Questions for Peter Livadas Tell us about yourself. I was born in California but raised on the East Coast. After spending 20 years between Delaware, Baltimore, DC, and New York, I moved to Austin in 2016. I work in IT full-time but usually carry my camera with me everywhere else. I’m particularly annoying to travel with as I tend to wander off from the … Continue reading Member Spotlight – August 2018 »

Nell Carroll on Becoming a Photojournalist

Snow covered trees, Cedar Creek, TX

The 8th NAPƒS meeting of 2018 will be held Thursday, August 2nd starting at 7PM. The meeting location is United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP Agenda 7:00-7:15PM Meet & Greet, Member Print Exhibition 7:15-7:30PM Open meeting, Member Print Exhibition Q&A 7:30-9:00PM Competition, Presentation Member Print Exhibition During the Meet & Greet, Peter Livadas will exhibit a selection of his … Continue reading Nell Carroll on Becoming a Photojournalist »