Category Archives: Announcements

Jeremy Green on The Daily Photo Game – November 1, 2018

Jeremy Green Professional Photographer

Date: Thursday, November 1st starting at 7 PM. Location: United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP Agenda 7:00-7:15 PM Meet & Greet, Member print exhibition 7:15-7:30 PM Meeting announcements, Guest introductions, Member print exhibition Q&A 7:30-9:00 PM Competition, Featured Speaker presentation Member Print Exhibition Cat Smith will exhibit a selection of her printed photographs, taken for her 2019 book release, … Continue reading Jeremy Green on The Daily Photo Game – November 1, 2018 »

NAPfS Networking Social, Member Slideshow, Gear Swap, Meet & Greet – October 18, 2018

Phil Hawkins

NAPfS Networking Social, with member slideshow, gear swap, potluck Our schedule presenter had to unexpectedly cancel for our normal 3rd Thursday hands-on session, so we are trying something fresh – a member Meet & Greet networking event! There never seems to be enough time to socialize anyway, with the number of contest submissions (and our stellar 1st Thursday speaker presentations), so this meeting is your chance … Continue reading NAPfS Networking Social, Member Slideshow, Gear Swap, Meet & Greet – October 18, 2018 »

NAPfS Field Trip – Bosque Del Apache, New Mexico

Randy Dykstra Sunset Basque Del Apache

Join professional photographer Randy Dykstra on an exciting birding and wildlife photography adventure in Bosque Del Apache, New Mexico!   Date: December 9-12, 2018 Location: Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, Socorro, New Mexico (in the upper Rio Grande River Valley area) Cost: Special NAPfS member price, $99 + lodging, $150 non-members + lodging Lodging: 10 rooms reserved on first come, first serve basis in Socorro … Continue reading NAPfS Field Trip – Bosque Del Apache, New Mexico »

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 »

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 »