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Volunteer Appreciation Awards Nominations

Each year, the RA Photo Club relies on the contributions of volunteers to put on program evenings, to organize outings, to provide workshops, to manage the business of the club, and much more. Without volunteers, the club wouldn’t exist. This year, we have at least 65 volunteers filling a variety of roles. IT’S TIME TO […]

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NCC considering overnight closures of Gatineau Park parkways

This post submitted by Rick Strong  Would closing the Gatineau Park roads at night (and early morning) have a deleterious effect on nature photography in our region? Much would depend on the specific hours of closure, I expect. You can have your say in an NCC survey. Driving through Gatineau Park could come with a […]

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The old-world charm of India’s portrait studios

RAPC blog readers, particularly studio group members, might be interested in this photo story about India’s portrait studios on the BBC website. In 2014, Ketaki Sheth, an award-winning Indian photographer, began shooting portraits of visitors to the Jagdish Photo Studio in Manori, a coastal village in the western state of Maharashtra. She says she stumbled […]

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Tom Schatzky’s Celebration of Life

May 17, 1939 – October 11, 2018 Tom Schatzky, a long time RAPC member, died peacefully in Ottawa on October 11th, 2018 in his 80th year from pancreatic cancer. He was born in London, England at the onset of World War II. His childhood was spent in Church Stretton and Norwich before the family moved to Toronto […]

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Education Committee Introduction to Adobe Lightroom Classic Workshops

By Brian Mazur & Reda Sedki The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC Software for Mac and Windows from Adobe has been the complete photo management and non-destructive editing suite for Mac OS and Windows. Lightroom is ideal for enthusiasts and professionals alike.  Lightroom’s interface is divided into seven major components: Library, Develop, Map, Book, Slideshow, Print, and […]

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Watch Five Fridays of Art Programming on PBS

Photo Credits: Marion Busch. All Jean-Michel Basquiat works (c) Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat used with permission of Artestar, NYC. Production still from the “Johannesburg” episode of Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 9. © Art21, Inc. 2018. Tune in to PBS at 9:00 p.m. Friday nights (check local listings) for five consecutive Friday nights of visual […]

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