Tag Archives: Austin photography

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 people at Barton Springs and also a City of Austin grant funded project titled Govalle Park, where he is photographing the baseball players. Meeting Details: Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019 starting at 7 PM. Location: United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP … Continue reading Anthony Maddaloni – 68 Degrees Barton Springs – March 7, 2019 »

February 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

February 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results The February 2019 Digital Photography Competition was Oldies themed and judged by Robert Godwin, our speaker for the evening. Class 1 – Novice There were 22 Class 1 submissions with 5 awards. 1st Place – Troy Carter – Sand Tears 2nd Place – Jean Thomas – Fire on Ice 3rd Place – Jack Knopp – Islands in the Sky Honorable Mention – Debbie … Continue reading February 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

Robert Godwin – High Society Philanthropy Photography – February 14, 2019

Ronald Reagan by Robert Godwin

NOTICE: Due to a schedule conflict, this meeting has been moved to Thursday February 14th.  The member competition image deadline has also been delayed by a week, until midnight Saturday February 9th.  See you on the 14th! Speaker – Robert Godwin on High Society Philanthropy Photography As a professional event photographer, Robert has had a front row seat to thousands of philanthropic galas, events, and … Continue reading Robert Godwin – High Society Philanthropy Photography – February 14, 2019 »

5th Thursday Social Potluck, Swap Meet, Print Share – January 31st, 2019

October Hands-On Meeting

NAPfS Networking Social potluck, with member slideshow, swap meet, print share Welcome to our 5th Thursday 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 for NAPfS networking! Date: Thursday January 31, 2019 from 7:00 – 9:00PM Location: United Christian … Continue reading 5th Thursday Social Potluck, Swap Meet, Print Share – January 31st, 2019 »

Randy Dykstra on Photographing Wildlife – January 3, 2019

Speaker – Randy Dykstra on Photographing Wildlife Randy has traveled all over the world including South Africa, the Great Barrier Reef, the North Shore of Alaska, the European Alps, and all over North America. For the last several years, he has made animals and wildlife a priority subject, so will be sharing his photos and insights on what it takes to photograph animals/wildlife. Meeting Details: … Continue reading Randy Dykstra on Photographing Wildlife – January 3, 2019 »

NAPfS 2018 Digital Photographer of the Year – Patti Mitchell

Beauty and the Beast by Patti Mitchell

Congratulations to the 2018 NAPfS Digital Photographer of the Year, Patti Mitchell! To earn this title, the photographer selected must first be a member in good standing in the club. Then, they have to accumulate the highest number of overall points in the club’s monthly digital photography competitions. Every month’s competition has a theme, and club members gain points for entering, as well as placing, … Continue reading NAPfS 2018 Digital Photographer of the Year – Patti Mitchell »

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 »

October 18th Hands-On Meeting Recap

October Hands-On Meeting

It’s been raining all week causing severe flooding in the Hill Country, so it was a pleasant surprise to have 17 members attend on a chilly, damp night. Plus, the scheduled speaker couldn’t come. So the meeting was billed as “social networking, slide show, gear swap, and meet & greet.” The socializing was aided by ample snacks including chips, veggies, sweet rolls, cookies, spicy chili, … Continue reading October 18th Hands-On Meeting Recap »

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 »