Friday, May 22, 2015

Swap Meet May 31st


Sunday May31st, 9am to 4pm

Bloomington Armory, 3300 West 98th St, Bloomington, Minnesota


$5.00 admission charge 9am to 4pm

Monday, May 4, 2015

Lens Prose Gallery

Cynthia Fleury, John A Olson, Mark Karney and Brian Billadeau invite you to celebrate the opening of their gallery & studio on Saturday, May 9. 

We'll be open, along with several other galleries and artists' studios, noon - 4 PM, come early to explore and shop the extraordinary art throughout the Northrup King Building! We are located on the 4th floor, studio 435.

We will also be open for NKB's First Thursday event on May 7, 5 - 9 PM. And don't miss the insanely popular ART-A-WHIRL 3-day event on May 15, 16 & 17.


Friday, April 24, 2015

Fan Photo Excursion at the Como-Harriet Streetcar Line

Saturday, June 27
8:30 AM to Noon
$25 per passenger

Start with a “carbarn breakfast” (coffee and donuts) shared with the crew. Then board historic TCRT 1300. We’ll be making several photo stops and video run-bys along the Como-Harriet right-of-way. Then we’ll switch to the beautiful PCC 322 and repeat the sequence. You’ll be able to photograph both cars together at the station and on the pedestrian overpass. This is a unique opportunity to shoot these wonderfully restored streetcars. You’ll also receive a Day Pass enabling you to ride free and continue shooting for the rest of the day. Tickets available in the Linden Hills Station or online at

Visit for more information.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

"Photos in the Park

SAVE THE DATE! The Fort Snelling State Park Camera Club (FSSPCC) invites all TCACCC club members to attend "Photos in the Park" on September 12, 2015 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. FSSPCC will host photography-related seminars and nature events at Fort Snelling State Park. This event is sponsored by the TCACCC and presentations will include both well known photographers, park rangers and talented FSSPCC members. Entrance fee for the day will be paid by the TCACCC. Watch for more details in the coming months.

It pays to be a TCACCC club member - there are special events and discounts just for you! Our clubs offer a great way to met other interesting and exciting photographers, learn new skills, and expand  your horizons. 

John Gregor judging on MN Exposure

John Gregor (a Minnesota favorite) will be guest judging "All Shores Lake Superior" photo contest on MN Exposure

Check out Minnesota Exposure web site.

To enter go to MN Exposure FaceBook page.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

All Shores Lake Superior" photo contest

John Gregor will be guest judging "All Shores Lake Superior" photo contest on MN Exposure

Check out Minnesota Exposure web site.

To enter go to MN Exposure FaceBook page.
Event is March 21 & 22 – Register Soon!

Please register by Thursday, March 12, so that we can insure that there will be plenty of food and refreshments.

Complete Seminar details are at and online registration is at:

We also have an update which includes a partial list of door prizes that includes:
  • Tamron lens valued at $629 
  • One year subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud, Lightroom and Photoshop valued at $120 
  • West Photo Gift Certificates 
  • Sensor Cleaning Certificates 
  • 36” x 24” Stretched Canvas 
  • Cold Snap Certificate 
  • Encaustic Art Workshop
The Twin Cities Council of Camera Clubs (aka Camera Council) would like to invite you to attend this weekend event which will include presentations covering a broad range of topics including: nature, landscapes, portraits, and photo software. Tamron is sponsoring our Sunday speaker Don Mammoser. Bring your camera! The Raptor Center will be bringing birds for a mid-day photo shoot on Saturday.

We hope these instructional opportunities and shooting session, along with the fun and fellowship with fellow photographers, will meet or exceeded your expectations. We are looking forward to seeing you again this year or meeting you for the first time. 

When: Saturday and Sunday, March 21-22, 2015. Saturday will begin with registration starting at 7 a.m. Programs will begin at 8:00 a.m. and finish with the Interclub awards starting at 4:30 p.m. Be ready for a day of learning, a chance to win door prizes, an awards program for the interclub competition, and lunch on Saturday. Sunday registrations begins at 11:30 a.m. with Don Mammoser's programs beginning at 12:30 p.m.
Where: Century College, 3300 Century Ave N, White Bear Lake, MN 55110
(Parking Map; College Website)
Your registration fee includes all sessions, lunch on Saturday, and break refreshments.
$45 Saturday Only          $25 Sunday Only             $65 Both Days

Sign up at Please use online registration even if you plan to pay by check. At this point we do NOT plan to have on-site registration for this event.
Who and What: 
For complete program details and presenter biographies:


Rikk Flohr - Presentation: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
John Gregor His website: Explore the Shore; recent photography from the shores of Lake Superior

Alec Johnson Alec's website: 
Presentation: Black and White Photography: It is not Color Photography minus Color

Brian Peterson Presentation: State of Wonders

Saturday - Bring your camera! The Raptor Center will be bringing birds mid-day on Saturday.

There will also be door prizes.

Don Mammoser is being sponsored by Tamron. His website is:
Presentation #1: World Travels with 1 Camera and 1 Lens
  Presentation #2: For Love of Wildlife
  Presentation #3: Celebrate Special Photo Moments

Vendors:  The following vendors will be showing their wares:

Clare O'Neill Encaustic Arts
Coldsnap Photography
Fleeting Glimpses Images, LLC
Fusion Photo Gear
National Camera Exchange
Northwest Camera
Paint Addict Studios
West Photo