Tag Archives: 2019

October 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The October 2019 Digital Competition’s theme was “Open”. Judging Mark Laussade organized the judging by gathering experienced photographers who volunteered to judge.  Each of the classes had three judges, and Mark supplied the judges with voting pads.  Each judge voted on each photo with a score from 1 to 10.  Mark’s software gathered the scores, combined them, and showed the total on the screen.  Thus, … Continue reading October 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

Taylor Main Street Car Show Photo Walk – October 26, 2019

Michele Johnson is organizing a photo walk to be held in Taylor, Texas, on October 26 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. The actual show is from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Check out the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/749653798800904/ Note that general public event admission to the car show is free!  Only the people who are showing cars have to pay. Please use the form … Continue reading Taylor Main Street Car Show Photo Walk – October 26, 2019 »

Recap – Bri Thatcher On PPA

Bri Thatcher was our featured speaker on Thursday, September 19, 2019. She spoke about the PPA (Professional Photographers of America) and why it is a good organization to join. 16 people attended this meeting. To see the original announcement for her talk, click here. See her wonderful work at her web site at https://www.brithatcher.com/ . PPA has three levels of guilds which are appropriate for Central … Continue reading Recap – Bri Thatcher On PPA »

September 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The September 2019 Digital Competition’s theme was “Seeing Double“. Judging This competition introduced a new judging method pioneered by Mark Laussade.  Judging was done by a four-member panel and was moderated by Mark.  For each photo, Mark chose three of the judges, and each one of them would rate the photo from 1 to 10 via a keypad.  Thus, the total score for each photo … Continue reading September 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

5th Thursday Social Potluck, Swap Meet, Print Share – August 29, 2019

October Hands-On Meeting

NAPfS Networking Social potluck, with networking, gear & magazine swap, member slideshow, and potluck event! It’s a bonus August 29th meeting,  a networking, gear & magazine swap, slideshow, and potluck event! There never seems to be enough time to socialize anyway with the contest critiques and speakers, so this is your chance for NAPfS networking to meet new photo buddies! Bring some prints or a … Continue reading 5th Thursday Social Potluck, Swap Meet, Print Share – August 29, 2019 »

August 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The August 2019 Digital Competition was an open theme competition judged by Carol Schiraldi. Class 1 – Novice There were 14 Class 1 submissions with 3 awards. 1st Place – “Old Window” – Jim McDaniel 2nd Place – “Africa Tree Sunset” – Reid Wittliff 3rd Place – “F15 Eagle” – James Butler Class 2 – Advanced There were 18 Class 2 submissions with 4 awards. … Continue reading August 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

Pfireworks Pfotowalk Results

The first Thursday in July, 2019, was a holiday (July 4) so  instead of our usual church location an outing was held in Pflugerville to photograph pfireworks.  In addition to a clinic on how to photograph fireworks lead by Phil Hawkins, Clay Leben organized a “scavenger hunt” to photograph 10 patriotic subjects. The nine members who came were assigned to three team: Red, White, and … Continue reading Pfireworks Pfotowalk Results »

July 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The July 2019 Digital Competition was an open theme competition judged by Phil Hawkins.  This competition was a little different than previous months since it was held on the third Thursday of July (the first Thursday was a holiday – July 4) and Phil was not the speaker for the meeting.  The speaker was Anthony Maddaloni who judged the March, 2019 competition. Class 1 – Novice … Continue reading July 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

Member Spotlight – 2nd Quarter 2019

Dennis Isenberg

Dennis Isenberg For this spotlight, we’ve selected Dennis, a NAPfS charter member who has been active since its earliest meetings and 2013 Pflugerville Library show. We also owe a debt of gratitude to him because he is our faithful “keyman” who arrives early to unlock the United Christian Church doors for our meetings. Dennis often has his Panasonic Lumix camera(s) with him. Quite a few … Continue reading Member Spotlight – 2nd Quarter 2019 »

Pfireworks Pfotowalk! – July 4, 2019

We will be Pfotographing Pfireworks in Pflugerville – an outing led by Clay Leben, Mark Laussade, and Phil Hawkins! TIME: 7 PMDATE: Thursday July 4th, 2019LOCATION: The Pfield Stadium, 1440 W Pecan Street, Pflugerville. This photo walk is an open activity so visitors and member guests are welcome. Of course, we would like you to join, and you can do so before coming or bring … Continue reading Pfireworks Pfotowalk! – July 4, 2019 »