All Active Field Trips, Workshops and Events


September 2017 - Glacier National Park, Triple D Game Ranch & National Bison Range

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Glacier National Park is a well known destination for photographers offering stunning landscapes, water, and macro photographic opportunities. What is not so well know is it's also a fantastic location for getting once in a lifetime shots of Grizzly Bear, Wolves, Mountain Lion, Fox (three varieties), Bobcat and Lynx. It’s an adventure that will leave you with lasting memories and plenty of pictures to commemorate the experience. Next year the GNPA is offering 14 lucky photographers the opportunity to photograph Glacier and wildlife. There are two dates, each limited to 7 photographers plus… Read More >>>
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June 22, 2017 Poole’s Mill Covered Bridge & Gibbs Gardens

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The Gwinnett Chapter of GNPA is happy to announce a field trip to Poole’s Mill Covered Bridge & Gibbs Gardens, on Thursday June 22, 2017, at 7:30 AM. You must be a GNPA member to attend The event is open to all active GNPA members. QUESTIONS Contact: Ed Zawacki 404-431-6371 email: Register Here This field trip will take place in two locations. There will be an opportunity to photograph historic Poole’s Mill covered bridge, as well as surrounding water features. Then we will go to nearby Gibbs Gardens to photograph water, day lilies, reflection ponds, and many other… Read More >>>
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January 15, 2018 - Costa Rica Photo Adventure for GNPA with Rob Knight and Tom Simpson

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Costa_Rica_2018_Trip.pdf Join GNPA member and workshop leader Rob Knight with his guest Tom Simpson for a brand new Costa Rica photography workshop that is exclusively for GNPA members. Rob has been leading photo workshops in Costa Rica since 2009. His annual Cost Rica Photo Adventure workshop each September is a mix of nature, wildlife and cultural subjects, but this GNPA trip is specifically geared toward nature photography. There will be lots of learning opportunities in addition to the unbelievable array of nature photography subjects. Join GNPA member and workshop leader Rob Knight with… Read More >>>
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July 29, 2017 Photographing the 2017 Solar Eclipse and Other Fun Facts at Fernbank Science Center

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Fernbank Science Center and Georgia Nature Photographers Association (GNPA) invites you to an open discussion and learning opportunity. Saturday July 29 4:00 PM – 6:00 PMFernbank Science Center Planetarium156 Heaton Park Dr, Atlanta, GA 30307 Plan and prepare NOW for photographing the August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse.Don’t miss capturing this once-in-a-life-time event by not being prepared! This event is open and free to everyone. All are welcome! GNPA’s Ed Zawacki leads our discussion, sharing his research, information from other presentations, and all he’s learned discussing eclipses with… Read More >>>
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June 17-23, 2018 - Banff National Park with Larry Winslett

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.btn, button, input.button, ul#filters a { border-radius: 8px !important; box-shadow: 10px 10px 5px #888888 !important; } Get ready for a fantastic week (7 days, 6 nights) of photography with professional photographer, teacher and friend of GNPA, Larry Winslett, in one of the most desirable photo locations in the world!!! Experienced Nature photographer and workshop leader Larry Winslett is the trip organizer, teacher and guide for this fantastic trip sponsored by the Georgia Nature Photographer’s Association. We will be visiting many of those iconic mountain landscape scenes, such as Lake… Read More >>>
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September 16, 2017 Annual Shootout Event

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The annual Shootout competition is coming up on Saturday, September 16th. This event is sponsored by the North Georgia Camera Club Council (NG3C) of which we are a member, and hosted by the Photographic Society of Chattanooga. The event will be held at a local school in Chattanooga. I am asking you to join us this year for a chance to win prizes for yourself as well as an award for GNPA! I think everyone who has been involved in previous shootouts agree that it is a great opportunity for you and other GNPA photographers to have a really fun day, build teamwork and camaraderie, and challenge… Read More >>>