Category Archives: Announcements

NAPfS 2018 Digital Photography Awards with Nell Carroll – December 6, 2018

NAPfS 2018 Digital Photography Awards with Nell Carroll – December 6, 2018 Date: Thursday, December 6th, starting at 7 PM. Location: United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP This is a potluck holiday party. Please bring a favorite dish, dessert, appetizer, to share.  Family and guests welcome. Feel free to dress up a bit if you wish, but we are a … Continue reading NAPfS 2018 Digital Photography Awards with Nell Carroll – December 6, 2018 »

November 2018 Digital Competition Results

Espresso Swirly by Ruth Masciarelli

The November 2018 Digital Competition was Yin and Yang themed and judged remotely by Jeremy Green. Jeremy’s judging results were forwarded to us digitally, because, unfortunately, he fell ill and could not attend the meeting as our speaker.  This is the final 2018 submission for the Photographer of the Year award, so it was especially important to us that a 3rd party judge be the … Continue reading November 2018 Digital Competition Results »

November 15th Hands-On Workshop – Portfolio Project Review with Amy Cooper

Amy Cooper, Trove Artist Management

Portfolio Project Review with Amy Cooper, photographer and professional photography consultant TIME: 7-9 PM DATE: Thursday, November 15th LOCATION: United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP This is a members only meeting; however, if you’d like to join, please do so prior to the event, and you are welcome to attend. Members who did not participate in the Portfolio Project are … Continue reading November 15th Hands-On Workshop – Portfolio Project Review with Amy Cooper »

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 »