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    May 25, 2019 - Wonderful Waterscape Adventure, part 2 “The Falls of Toccoa”

    Field Trips
    For GNPA Members ONLY! Join GNPA for a member ONLY opportunity to photograph Waterscapes, Landscapes and all that goes with them. Goal of our trip is to capture the beauty of each of the three waterfalls in the Toccoa Area, which is Russell Adams' hometown. Toccoa Falls drops 186 feet straight down, making it the highest, single drop waterfall in the Eastern US. But there are two other smaller waterfalls very close by, one of which is just outside the gate from Toccoa Falls. The other smaller waterfall is in Henderson Falls Park, just 5 minutes down the road. After lunch we can visit Yonah… Read More >>>
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    Feb 7-14, 2020 Yellowstone In Winter

    Field Trips
    The much anticipated Winter, 2020 trip to Yellowstone National Park will be hosted again this winter by Bob Waters and Chris Dekle. You won’t want to miss it. Our past 6 trips have been loved by all who went and we have a lot of former participants who are waiting to go again on this trip. DATES In-Park: February 8th through the 13th, 2020. Spaces Available: Only 16 spaces are available. This trip sells out quickly so don’t delay Because of new insurance requirements, you must be a GNPA member before you can register for the trip. JOIN THE GNPA Please note, registration will open in August.We… Read More >>>
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    June 15, 2019 - Oatland Island Wildlife Center Field Trip

    Field Trips
    8:00AM-11:00AM 711 Sandtown Road, Savannah, GA Join us at Oatland Island Wildlife Center on June 15th. With special permission we'll arrive at 8:00AM in some great morning light before it is opened to the public at 10:00AM when the light is usually not as good. If the gate is closed, ring the buzzer and let them know you are a GNPA Member and here for the photography field trip. Meet in the Visitor Parking Lot in back of the main building. REGISTER HERE Register Here Modify/Cancel Reservations By registering, you are agreeing to the standard GNPA Warranty and Liability Release (view here)… Read More >>>
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    June 17-20, 2019 Outer Banks, NC with Mark Buckler (2nd Trip)

    Field Trips
    THIS IS THE 2ND OBX TRIP ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND, WILL FILL VERY FAST SO DON'T WAIT! Begins at sunrise on the 17th and ends at noon on the 20th. Price: $495 - does not include transportation, lodging or food. Recommended lodging will be provided after registration. Limited to 10 Photographers OPEN TO GNPA MEMBERS ONLY The Outer Banks of North Carolina is a paradise for photographers. This scenic ribbon of sand offers spectacular sunrises over the waters of the Atlantic Ocean and fantastic sunsets over the waters of the expansive Sounds. Natural areas abound (with abundant wildlife) in the… Read More >>>
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    June 20-23, 2019 Outer Banks, NC with Mark Buckler

    Field Trips
    Begins at sunrise on the 20th and ends at noon on the 23rd. Price: $495 - does not include transportation, lodging or food. Recommended lodging will be provided after registration. Limited to 10 Photographers OPEN TO GNPA MEMBERS ONLY The Outer Banks of North Carolina is a paradise for photographers. This scenic ribbon of sand offers spectacular sunrises over the waters of the Atlantic Ocean and fantastic sunsets over the waters of the expansive Sounds. Natural areas abound (with abundant wildlife) in the Outer Banks region with 8 National Wildlife Refuges, 2 National Seashores, numerous, Read More >>>
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    June 26th - July 2nd, 2019 - GNPA Photography Trip to Lubec, Maine to Shoot Puffins

    Field Trips
    Trip Leader: Tom Simpson Schedule: June 26th through to July 2nd, 2019 (6 nights) Limit: Limited to 14 GNPA Members Cost: $800 per person What’s included: Two planned Puffin boat trips (see caveat below): One afternoon Whale Watch for the whole group Other side trips planned to shoot light houses, Campobello (FDR Home and passport required), and regional National Wildlife Refuges and numerous scenic locations based on interests of the group. Take a look at the photos from the 2018 Trip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dwi0RBYm-5M Deposit due date: Non-refundable deposit of $500 due by… Read More >>>
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    August 2, 2019 - Georgia Nature Photographers Association Enchanted Forests Photo Competition

    GNPA Competions
    presentsGeorgia Nature Photographers Association Enchanted Forests Juried Exhibit Dates: August 2-September 20, 2019Entry Deadline: July 6, 2019Awards: First Place $500, Second Place $250 & Third Place $125 Calendar: July 6 Deadline: Digital images, entry form and fee due July 13 Artwork acceptance notification via email July 23-27 Artwork delivered to Art Center August 2 Awards Reception 5-7PM, open to the public September 21 Pick up Artwork 12-4PM AWARDS: First Place: $500, Second Place: $250, Third Place: $125, plus Honorable Mention prizes THEME: Landscapes, Wilderness, Wildlife, anything… Read More >>>
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    June 1, 2019 Double Vision 2019 Photo Competition

    GNPA Competions
    A Joint GNPA, CNC, and RFAA Contest/Exhibit at Chattahoochee Nature Center Overview: Georgia Nature Photographers Association (GNPA) will partner with the Chattahoochee Nature Center (CNC) and the Roswell Fine Arts Association (RFAA) for the 4th Annual Photo Competition and Exhibit that is to be included as part of the fall Atlanta Celebrates Photography event. The theme is titled Double Vision. Twenty-four (24) images will be selected in the contest to be exhibited in the CNC River Resource Gallery in Roswell, Georgia. These same images will be painted by artists from the RFAA. When brought… Read More >>>
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    GNPA & Non-GNPA Competitions

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    If no entries appear in a category, there are no scheduled competitions. GNPA OPEN COMPETITIONS NON-GNPA COMPETITIONS Read More >>>
 
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    Regional Competitions

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    The GNPA keeps members aware of other competitions held in the region by other camera clubs and organizations. This is where you can find other competitions to gain recognition and win prizes. Read More >>>
 
 
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    January 3-7, 2020 Winter in The Tetons

    Non-GNPA Events & Activities
    Where: Moose, Wyoming When: January 3-7, 2020 (Afternoon Friday, Jan 3 - Midday Tuesday Jan 7) Cost: $1995.00 GNPA Members receive a $150 discount. ENTER DISCOUNT CODE “GNPAWINTER” at checkout. REGISTER HERE: 2020 Winter in The Tetons - January 3-7, 2020 THIS IS NOT A GNPA SPONSORED EVENT Limit: 10 Participants Join us for 4 days of photographing Winter Landscapes and Wildlife in and around Grand Teton National Park January 3-7, 2020. We will photograph many iconic landscapes of the Tetons in the peak of winter. The wildlife should be abundant this time of year. In years past we have had… Read More >>>
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    October 4-6, 2019 - The St. Simons Island Escapade with Alfie Wace

    Non-GNPA Events & Activities
    All are welcome to join us for a fantastic all-inclusive 3-day, 2-night Escapade to the beautiful barrier island of Little St. Simons! Privately owned and accessible only by boat, The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island has retained the charm and unhurried pace of coastal living of time past. Moss draped live oaks and glistening marshes surround comfortable accommodations for no more than 32 overnight guests. One of the true jewels that comprise Georgia's famed Golden Isles, this pristine 11,000-acre island is mainly composed of salt marsh, dunes and natural beaches where wildlife abounds! All… Read More >>>
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    Dec. 14-18, 2019 - Pacific Northwest Eagles and More Winter Photography Workshop

    Non-GNPA Events & Activities
    THIS IS A NON-GNPA TRIPThis announcement is for information only (GNPA MEMBERS GET A 10% DISCOUNT) TRIP IS OPERATED BY: Bonnie Block Field and Farm Photography.com and Nancy Elwood Naturesportal.net A wonderful opportunity to spend time photographing in the beautiful Skagit River Valley, home to a large variety of wintering raptors, shorebirds and waterfowl. The focus of this workshop will be Bald Eagles that are in large numbers on the local rivers. We will also have many chances to see Snow Read More >>>