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:
Sandhill Cranes Festival at Hiwassee
To get information got to Tennessee Aquarium website and checkout the festivities.
Wilderness Wildlife Week at Pigeon Forge
at LaConte Center, 2986 Teaster Ln in Pigeon Forge
This is a whole week of really fun classes about photography and all kinds of other things. Go to mypigeonforge.com and find out more information
Happy New Year everyone. We started 2015 with our first meeting last night. We had a wonderful turnout and lots of new visitors.
Our president, Barry Spruce explained that his photography business will be extremely busy in 2015 and asked to step down from his role as president. Therefore, we elected officers for the coming year.
President: Carol Rothschild
Vice President: Barry Spruce
Treasurer: Warren Bielenberg
One of our goals for 2015 will be to have more field trips than usual. We already have field trips planned in February, March, and April.
The topic for next month's meeting will be "What to look for when buying new photographic equipment."February
The Photo Contest for February is "ICE". All members are invited to participate. The two categories are Advanced and Beginners. Please bring an 8 x 10 photograph if you wish to participate. Come a little early so that we can begin our meeting at 7:00 P.M.