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Come hear about how a short Seattle PI assignment became a personal challenge for Jordan to capture the real story of the often-misunderstood culture behind nudism at Fraternity Snoqualmie Family Nudist Park located near Issaquah on Tiger Mountain. What does it take to gain the trust of a group that is traditionally camera shy so that you can tell the story? More info…
Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix Airport
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Ruth will give an overview of what copyright is, what rights it gives you, when you get your rights, and options for recourse if someone infringes on your work. Ruth will also talk briefly about the types of provisions that photographers should have in their contracts with clients. Lastly there will be plenty of time for questions at the end so be sure to bring lots of burning copyright questions! TO SAVE YOUR SEAT & More info…
For the 1st one of the year, we will be walking in Hoboken NJ. We will assemble in Sinatra Park (Near the Hoboken Train Station) and casually photo walk along the Hudson River, drink coffee, and relax. There is no specific agenda. This photo walk is more of a meet and greet. Click here for more information.
Just a few of the fun, informative, and fascinating blog posts:
Light Painting, Cache Valley PACThe Cache Valley PAC event this past week was a Light Painting Workshop. We had a fantastic time out shooting with 30 photographers and a model teaching and sharing light painting techniques and methods. Read more!
Photography Is Communication,
Part 1As young professional wildlife photographer, I was kind of a photo scavenger, leaning heavily on knowledge of my subjects. Sticking my nose anywhere I might catch a scent, I tried to flush out photo opportunities. Read more…
A big thank you to everyone who helps continue to grow PAC!There's a LOT that goes on behind the scenes to bring you great online resources and fantastic in-person workshops, seminars, and other events. Chapter and Photowalk Leaders, as well as other volunteers, all across the country work hard to bring it all together for you, our members. National and local sponsors also provide awesome prizes for everyone to win. The PAC membership keeps growing as you invite more friends to join to Connect, Explore, Create, and Improve with us.Keep PAC Rockin'!
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