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RA Photo Club Open House – Sept 17

We welcome everyone to come and check out the RA Photo Club Open House on Tuesday, September 17! Spread the word, invite your friends, stop by to say hello and check out the booths and demos. Members will be available to answer any questions you may have. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

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New Members at the Fieldhouse Bar & Grill before the big night… break a leg!

Tuesday night’s New Members’ Showcase, hosted by Abby for five great years now, was a terrific success. Fifteen new members presented a rich and varied selection of their images to the welcoming applause of all the club. There were some awesome photos from exotic travel destinations around the world, and sport, portrait and fine art […]

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A book for photographers working in nature and/or fine art disciplines

German photography pioneer Karl Blossfeldt (1865–1932) photographed plants so beautifully, and with such originality, that his work transcends the medium itself. Over more than 30 years, he took thousands of photographs, revealing a formally rigorous talent whose precision and dedication bridge the 19th- and 20th-century worlds of image-making and bring a distinctly sculptural aspect to a firmly two-dimensional art […]

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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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Article about Gordon Parks, Life Magazine Photographer

This post submitted by Rick Strong. The New York Times, Lens section, has published an article about a new book on Gordon Parks. The article may be something of interest to the Urban Group and perhaps people of a certain age who devoured LIFE magazine regularly! It also has some great Gordon Parks photos. The article states, […]

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