NCCA-Artsplace Winter Photo Contest – Winners Announced

The NCCA-Artsplace Winter Photo Contest is a free contest open to everyone. The deadline for entry was January 12.

Photographs will be on display at NCCA-Artsplace through February 6.

1st Place – Susan Gilliland “Perfectly Preserved”

2nd Place – Megan Wirts “Light As A Feather”

3rd Place – Carrie Homrich “Silence”

Honorable Mention – Aaron Carpenter “Woman in the Dunes”

Let’s Go Diving! Underwater Photography Presentation with Kelly Walkotten

Let’s Go Diving! Underwater Photography
Presentation with Kelly Walkotten
Thursday 6:30-8:00 p.m. July 18
Class Fee: $10 (Members $5) All Ages

Let’s Go Diving! with Kelly features some of her best diving worldwide. She will take you to the Caribbean with the famous sharks in the Bahamas, Cozumel, known for its fast currents, Bonaire, where the aquarium like waters are abundant with sea life, Grand Cayman, a wall divers dream and Roatan, known for its large coral swim throughs and large aquatic animals. We will also dive the Pacific ocean, Hawaii, where there is seven times the reef life found in the Caribbean. Galapagos, made famous by Charles Darwin, is where the north and south currents collide. Australia, known for the Great Barrier Reef, and twenty one times the amount of sea life than found in Hawaii. Papua New Guinea brings in a new world of diving by adding muck diving as well as reef dives. The Indian Ocean, known as the Ring of Fire, has many small island countries residing within this area including Indonesia, the Philippines, and the Maldives all known to have some of the best diving in the world. Join Kelly and her presentation of the worlds best diving and the beautiful marine life that lives beneath the waves.

Photography: Nature of A Trout Stream with Kevin Feenstra

6:00-8:00 p.m.

September 6

Class Fee: $55 ($50 Members)

Ages 14-Adult

The first half of the class time students will discuss the
biodiversity of the trout stream, approaching different
subject matter and how to frame each one using
Kevin’s slides as examples. Long lenses, landscape
photography, macro photography, and underwater gear
will also be discussed. Kevin will bring his camera gear
and lenses, as well as a basic underwater rig for the
students to familiarize with on location at Branstrom
Park in the second half of the class. A great combination
of classroom and hands on photographic experience!

2014 NCCA-Artsplace “Baby It’s Cold Outside” Winter Photo Contest

Deadline: Monday, December 8, 2014 – 5:30 p.m.
Eligibility: Open to everyone, photos must be unframed, 8” x 10” and involve a winter theme.
Awards: Friday, December 12, 5:30 p.m. at NCCA-Artsplace.
Call NCCA 231-924-4022 for details.
2014 Winter Photo Contest Entry Form