Palmerton Camera​ Club

Summer 2019 Photo Shoot:
Galen Glen Winery- August 3 See Jeannie to sign up
Kibler School House- TBA


More Summer 2019 Photo Opportunities


Carbon County Fair August 5-10  http://www.carboncountyfair.com  If you are eligible, please consider entering a photo into their exhibit.


Drum Corps International August 2-3 in Allentown  https://www.dci.org/events?limit=10&viewMode=list&sort=startDate


Eckley Miners Village  http://eckleyminersvillage.com/2017-events/
  Car and Bike Show- July 13
  Time Warp- From Civil War to WW II- Aug 3-4
  Swing Dance- August 3rd

 Back to School at Eckley- Saturday, August 24


Kutztown Folk Festival- June 29- July 7  https://www.kutztownfestival.com/

Jim Thorpe Hometown Festival- Saturday, July 6, 2019  https://www.jimthorpe.org/hometown


Golden Age Air Museum  https://www.goldenageair.org/events.htm
  Wings & Wheels Fly-in & Car Show- July 13 & 14
  Flying Circus Show- Aug 31


Blueberry Festival at Burnside Plantation, Bethlehem July 20-21  https://historicbethlehem.org/blueberry-festival/


Quick Check New Jersey Festival of Ballooning- July 26-28  http://www.balloonfestival.com/


Musikfest- Aug 2-11  https://www.musikfest.org/


Das Awkscht Fescht, Macungie August 2-4  https://awkscht.com/


Goschenhoppen Historians Festival- August 9 & 10  http://www.goschenhoppen.org


Roasting Ears of Corn Festival-August 17 & 18  http://www.museumofindianculture.org/roasting-ears-of-corn-festival


Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm  http://quietvalley.org/calendar-events/summer-highlights


Wheels of Time Rod & Custom Jamboree!-August 23 – 24 – 25, 2019  https://wheelsoftime.org/august-rod-run


West End Fair- Aug. 18-24 There is a photography exhibit.  https://www.thewestendfair.com/


Allentown Fair – Aug 27-Sept. 2 Opportunity to enter photography.  http://www.allentownfairpa.org/


Belvidere, New Jersey Victorian Days- Sept 6-8


Chili Pepper Food Festival, Bowers September 6-7  https://pepperfestival.com/


Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle, 84 S. Pine Street, Doylestown, PA.  https://www.mercermuseum.org/


21 Secret Spots at the Jersey Shore:  https://expo.nj.com/life-and-culture


Donaldson Farms, Hackettstown, NJ- Sunflower Field tours later in August into September

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​​This is the spot for helpful links and other photography resources.  Visit here often!


HIGH-KEY is one of the categories in this year''s Scavenger Hunt

A good start on this topic is 4 Tips for a Perfect White Background in High-Key


​Good basic information!
ReviewLab Digital Photography Resource Guide 

20+ Cheat Sheets and Infographics for Photographers
Shortcuts for Lightroom and Photoshop
DSLR Manual Mode for Beginners
A Beginners Guide: Becoming One with Your Camera
CreativeLive - lots of great online classes!

The Best Indeed - photography resource

A Beginner's Guide to Exposure

A Beginner's Guide to Light Modifiers

Four simple ways to get sharper images

Ten reasons why you should learn to love your tripod

The five most essential camera settings and how to use them 

Top 5 Free Essential Photography Courses that will make you Shoot like a Genius - NEW!

Ten Steps to Better Photos - NEW!

Exploring the Fundamentals of Light -NEW!

​The Digital Photography School Ultimate Guide to Photography for Beginners - NEW!

8 Elements that make Great Photography- NEW!



Fall is here - Great time to catch those fall colors!

How to Photograph the Milky Way in 12 Easy Steps - NEW!

How I shot and edited this photo using only home lights- NEW!

Tips for shooting landscape photography towards the sun- NEW!

Six Tips for How to Shoot Waterfalls -NEW!

How to make simple stickers from your photos - NEW!

8 Reasons you should try architecture photography - NEW!

Photography Tools to Help Find Stunning Locations - NEW





More helpful links for all your photography projects

Best places to photograph in Pennsylvania (according to Loaded Landscapes)

​How to photograph toddlers

​Fisheye landscapes
How to make money as an amateur photographer

Everything you need to know about Milky Way photography (video)

5 Tips for photographing the Milky Way

Six Steps to Better Nature Photography

Six Steps to Better Flower Photography

Light painting - how to give your model wings!

How to make travel portraits

How to shoot high traffic locations creatively

Get accent light right in your portraits - NEW!

17 Best Podcasts for Photographers - NEW!

Great Portrait Advice from Award-Winning Photographers, part 1 and part 2 -NEW!





Just for fun...

Why creative people sometimes make no sense -NEW!

All the colors known to mankind!  (back in 1692)

A glamorous photo shoot - at the hardware store?





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