Educating, Inspiring & Motivating Photographers of all Levels

Meetings on the 1st, 3rd, & 5th Thursdays of the Month. Click for Details


Our club activities have moved to a new web site:  Please visit that site to join the club, see the calendar, view galleries of photos of past competitions, member photos, events, etc.  This new site is hosted by and NAPfS members are required to get a Visual Pursuits account if they wish to enter competitions, view galleries, contribute to forums, etc.  If you are already a NAPfS member, the Visual Pursuits account is free.  You can also join the club via the new website.

Instructions for creating a Visual Pursuits account at our new website are available at

This current site ( will be maintained as long as possible and contains historical data.  However, it may not be updated in the future.

Welcome to NAPfS!

The North Austin Pƒotographic Society is an inclusive, north Austin photo club dedicated to educating, inspiring and motivating its members through frequent face-to-face activities at regular club meetings. The club is open to photographers of all levels from true beginners (no camera required) to professionals. Through regular meetings, NAPƒS builds a community of active photographers, practicing their love for all types of photography. NAPƒS members share their passion and skills through presenting their work at meetings, participating in monthly competitions with live critiques, and exhibiting their work at our socials. We offer monthly hands-on workshops from area professionals, as well as national level celebrity photographers. Club activities are designed to help photographers of all levels grow through active shooting and feedback.

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Past Activities

5th Thursday Social Potluck, Swap Meet, Print Share – May 30th, 2019
NAPfS Networking Social potluck, with member slideshow, swap meet, print share Welcome to our 5th Thursday member Meet & Greet
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3rd Thursday Hands-on Workshop – Evolution of a Portfolio – May 16, 2019
Evolution of a Portfolio – Carol Schiraldi TIME: 7-9 PMDATE: Thursday, May 16, 2019LOCATION: United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer
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Recap – John Acurso on Inside/Out Photography
April 4, 2019: United Christian Church, Austin, Texas After a lifetime of personal and commercial photography, John Acurso has enough
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April 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results
The April 2019 Digital Competition was open themed and judged by John Acurso, our speaker for the evening. Class 1
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3rd Thursday Hands-on Workshop – Bats of McNeil Bridge – April 18, 2019
Photographing the Bats of McNeil Road Bridge, with Randy Dykstra TIME: 7-9 PM DATE: Thursday, April 18, 2019 LOCATION: McNeil Road
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Amy Lynn Scarborough – Hustle Hard – May 2, 2019
Hustle Hard – Amy Lynn Scarborough Turning a passion into a full-time career through hustling hard and how Amy Lynn
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3rd Thursday Hands-on Workshop – Color Lifecycle 101 – March 21, 2019
Color Lifecycle 101 with Miguel A. Ortiz TIME: 7-9 PM DATE: Thursday, March 21, 2019 LOCATION: United Christian Church at 3500
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March 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results
The March 2019 Digital Competition was Black and White themed and judged by Anthony Maddaloni, our planned speaker for the
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John Acurso – Inside/Out Photography – April 4, 2019
Speaker – John Acurso on Inside/Out Photography John will be presenting work from both his fine art and commercial careers
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Anthony Maddaloni – 68 Degrees Barton Springs – March 7, 2019
Speaker – Anthony Maddaloni on 68 Degrees Barton Springs and other Austin photo projects Anthony’s current projects include photographing the
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Focused on photography and associated crafts.

Inclusive of all genres and any process.

Member controlled & independent.

Motivating members to grow.

Active and Vibrant

Meeting locally in north Austin.