The Latest News for Palmerton Camera Club
Upcoming Meetings and Other Events
Sunday, December 10, 2017, 2:30 - Old Time Christmas - shoot at Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, Stroudsburg, PA
More details soon!
Thursday, December 14, 2017, 7:30, Monthly Meeting
The Salon, "The Seasons" - what will the judge say about our work?
Thursday, January 25, 2018, 7:30, Monthly Meeting
Gadget Show-and-Tell - what did Santa Claus put in your camera bag this year?
We're on Facebook!
The Palmerton Camera Club is now on Facebook - just search for Palmerton Camera Club, and request to join. It's a closed group - once you're approved, you can post your images and photo tips, and read posts from other group members.
Scavenger Hunt Results
We reclaimed the trophy! Congratulations to our winners and thank you for your participation in our annual scavenger hunt. There were many excellent images making the judge's job very difficult. The judge was so impressed she chose to award honorable mention to several photos in each category. Check out the winning images on our members photo shoot page.
1st place - Joan Zachary
2nd place - Kristin Simmons
Best Overall Image
1st place - Terry Flatt
2nd place - Jean Perry
Category 1 - Light and Dark
Winner - Terry Flatt
Honorable Mention - Eric Goins, Joan Zachary, An LeFevre, Connie Reinhart, Bob Reinhart, Ken Winham, Stephanie Masquia
Category 2 - Opposing Shapes
Winner - Bob Reinhart
Honorable Mention - Jean Perry, Laurinda Faye Rubin, Connie Reinhart
Category 3 - Textures
Winner - An LeFevre
Honorable Mention - Alyssa Silliman, Connie Reinhart
Category 4 - Color
Winner - Makenzie Silliman
Honorable Mention - Kris Minnich, Laurinda Faye Rubin, An LeFevre
Category 5 - Golden Hour
Winner - Jean Perry
Honorable Mention - Terry Flatt, Lucky Freck, Makenzie Silliman, Michele Cronin
Category 6 - Macro
Winner - Nanse Wolfington
Honorable Mention - Eric Goins, Kris Minnich, An LeFevre, Connie Reinhart, Michele Cronin
Category 7 - Architecture
Winner - Stephanie Masquia
Honorable Mention - Mackenzie Silliman, Lucky Freck, Karen Frankenfield,
Category 8 - Black and White
Winner - Kris Minnich
Honorable Mention - Lucky Freck, Bob Reinhart, Karen Frankenfield, Ken Winham
Category 9 - Frame in a Frame
Winner - Kristin Simmons
Honorable Mention - Eric Goins, Gordon Perry, Lucky Freck, Michele Cronin
Category 10 - Free Form
Winner - Joan Zachary
Honorable Mention - Bob Reinhart, Eric Goins, Connie Reinhart, Alyssa Silliman, Lucy Freck
Election of Officers
Congratulation to our officers for next year.
Lucy Freck - President
Kris Minnich - Vice President
Karen Frankenfield - Secretary
Bev Steigler - Treasurer
Many thanks to Jim Denicola for his hard work and enthusiasm over the last two years. We look forward to working him again in the future.
Several photo shoots, listed below, are being considered for the future and we would like to know which trips interest you most. You can also let us know by emailing us at email@example.com.
Yuengling Brewery, Pottsville PA
Eckley Miners Village, Weatherly PA
Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site, Hopewell PA
Chanticleer Garden - Located outside Philadelphia
We would love to hear your ideas as well.
We have golf shirts in men’s and ladies’ sizes, tee shirts in adult sizes, and sweat shirts. Colors are black or royal blue, both with a gold-colored logo. An assortment of colors, styles, and sizes will be available at the meetings. Contact one of the officers to place an order.
Hunt’s Photo and Video, based in Boston, has agreed to be a sponsor of the Palmerton Camera Club. Each month we will get advance notice of specials that we can pass on to our members in good standing. The Palmerton Camera Club has no desire to tell you where to shop, we just want to pass on news of good deals. In fact, if you want to opt out of the Hunt’s news, please let one of the officers know.
Remember to check your email for monthly specials available to members only through Hunt's Photo and Video