The Blount County Photo Club was established in January, 2000. The club is all about the love of photography. It is for the beginner to the advanced photographer. The club has field trips, guest speakers and members of all levels of experience. We do displays and slide shows using our members photos - no matter what level a person is at.
If you live or are visiting in the Blount County, Tennessee area and would like to join us, we meet the third Thursday of every month at the Blount County Public Library. Social Time starts at 6:30, meeting begins at 7:00.
Everyone is WELCOME.
If you would like more information, please go to the contact page.
Here are several upcoming events that you might find interesting:
April 8-13, 2014
Spring Wildflower Photography Workshop
This will be held at the Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont. Got to the Tremont Website to get more information. It sounds very interesting. There are 3 options: a 5 day workshop, a 3 day workshop, and a 2 day weekend workshop.
April 12, 2014
Wildlife Photography Workshop
This workshop will be taught by Tom and Pat Cory at the Chatanooga Nature Center. Go to tomand patcory.com for more information.
April 15-19, 2014
Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage
This annual pilgrimage consists of guided walks and hikes in the Great Smokys. Go to the great Smoky Mountain National Park website for more information.
May 3-4, 2014
Townsend Spring Festival
This is always a great festival. There will be crafts, music, arts and more. Always a good time to visit the peaceful side of the Smokys.
August 15-18, 2014
Summertime Photo Master Workshop
The Great Smoky Mountain Institute at Tremont sponsors this workshop. It will emphasize form, pattern, and structure of black and white photos. Go to their website for more information
We will begin our meeting with the photography contest and club business.
There will be no presentation this month. Please bring 4-6 of your favorite pictures on a memory stick and we will spend some time critiquing each other's work.
We will also concentrate on planning club activities for the rest of the year, including field trips, presentations, our annual library exhibit, etc.