Welcome

Welcome to the Bass Lake Photo Club – we’re glad you found us!!

The Bass Lake Photo Club’s home is in Holly Springs, NC and we welcome people with a love for photography to join us from all surrounding areas.

Prospective members are invited to attend our open meetings – on the second Tuesday of each month – to decide if our club is right for you. We know you will find a group of friendly, helpful, and supportive photographers there!

Upcoming Events:
Photography Contest and Exhibition

Next Meeting:

BLPC September Meeting
Date: September 12,2017
7:00 – 9:00 PM

Description:
You will not want to miss this special evening with a master photographer. He will also be flying one of his drones across the lake to share his many talents.

Bernard Chen is an award-winning landscape photographer who has found his passion with a camera in his hands. He has a heart of an artist and is an aspiring nature photographer based out of Northern Virginia. Besides his passion for capturing beautiful images, Bernard’s dedication with his camera has also extended to other artistic elements, broadening his talents into timelapse photography and nature cinematography.

 

“I never stop thinking how I can inspire others to see Mother Nature at her finest moments”

Check out his vemeo videos and amazing photographs at: www.bernardchen.com
Refreshments will be served.

September Outing

Where:
Shadowhawk Old Western Town
494 Bonnie Ave., Smithfield, NC

When:
September 16,2017
11:00AM-1:00PM

Description:

We will be joining 2 other photo groups
(Capital City Camera Club is the host)

Old west town hand-built [out of scrap wood] by one man, [68-year old] William “Bill” Drake. Drake was a movie star in the 1960s and played in TV and movies. He played a town drunk in Bonanza, for example.

Drake built this replica western town including the Golden Nugget Saloon and brothel, a church, a hotel and a blacksmith shop, to name a few. The town is in his back yard.

We ask that you donate $ 5.00. Give donation to Steve so that he can give to owner.

Horses are welcome!!

Lunch:1:30 PM
Cracker Barrel
1109 Industrial Park Dr, Smithfield, NC 27577

2017 Calendar
Members are encouraged to submit images each month on a flash drive or send them to our email page basslakephotoclub@gmail.com to be archived into our calendar  gallery in which photos will be selected and printed on our calendar at the end of the year. Each member who is selected will be recognized for each of their photos.

Please submit digital JPEG’s with a horizontal dimension of 1280 pixels and/or vertical dimension of 1024 pixels, 72 DPI, sRGB color space. Filenames should include the the photographer’s first and last names, for example: “First Lastname.jpg”.

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