November Meeting

The Lincoln Photography Club will meet Monday, November 26 at 7:00 in the Community room of the Lincoln Cultural Center. Please bring a snack and a print of your favorite photo taken this year. Visitors are welcome.

October Meeting

Our next meeting will be Monday, October 22 at the Lincoln Cultural center. Our topic will be motion shots. We plan to go outside a see if we can get some car light trails. We have an optional topic in case if poor weather.

September/October Photo Opportunities

September 29-30 Harvest Festival at Murray's Mill.

October 1 - 9:00 am - Buy your tickets for Hart Square - Catawba County Museum of History in person or via phone. Call 828 465 0383. Visa or MasterCard only. Tickets are limited.

October 6 Laney Fly In - Laney Airport
Joe Crouse Rd, Maiden, NC

October 19,20, 21 Statesville Balloon Rally

October 27- Hart Square

Our State Magazine Fall Photography Contest

Meeting Monday, August 27

The Lincoln Photography Club will meet st the Lincoln Cultural Center on August 27 at 7:00. Club members are asked to bring examples from their favorite printing companies.

July 2012 Meeting

Planning for the Year

Meeting Agendas

Survey Data
Photo Editing - Gimp would have some common editing skills

Photo printing

Nations photo

Bring photos from different print outlet

Black and white photography

Shooting in Raw

Processing Raw photos

Histograms - how to use them

Suggestions for our Balance

Big Tv and allow the Cultural Center to use

50" TV $1500

Balance - $1000

Kathy Goodson - will ask Cathy Davis

Bring a laptop session

Online training videos
Discuss, practice,

Pick an article and discuss

Camera settings - understanding settings on your camera

Hands on workshops with cameras, and computers

What's new? Mirror less cameras!

Sharing a topic photo - bring one or two

Two shots one topic 2.
2 best of the month. Different person pick the theme for the month. Make a calendar create it ahead if time.

Put all the photos on one computer to make make it flow faster.

Ed Lane - creative process workshop

Critique - what did right and wrong. To make you a better photographer.

Contest -

Field Trips-

August 27 - who prints your photos? Bring samples from your favorite place to print. Share and compare hoots from different printers.

September 24 -


May 21st Meeting

The Lincoln Photography Club will meet on May 21 at the Lincoln Cultural Center at 7:00. The topic for our meeting will be favorite places to take photos. Bring a digital or print photo of one of your favorite sites and directions on how to get there. We meet on the 2nd floor in the community room.

     So proud of our many club winners in the Arts Council of Lincoln County's  Amateur Photography Competition. Congratulations to Mark Houser for Winning Best of Show. 
The Arts Council of Lincoln County announces the winners of the 2012 Amateur Photography Competition:
Best of Show:  
Roaring Fork Falls, Mark Houser
Category winners:
3rd    The Jumper, Tina Brittain
2nd   Guitar Man, Cliff Black
1st   Sweet Baby, Kathy Goodson
3rd Horse and Rider, Michelle Wayne
2nd Portrait of the Owl, Cynthia Harman
1st Huskey, Tina Brittain
Special Effects & Abstract-
3rd The keyhole, David Hopkins
2nd Fire in Flight, Paula Sain
1st Oil and Water, Cynthia Harmon
3rd   The Cava Factory, Elizabeth Phephs
2nd  Artist Spectrum,  Sarah Shaffer
1st   Balloon Peek a Boo,  Judy Broesder
Black and White-
3rd You Can’t See Me, Kathy Goodson
2nd Friends,  Mark Houser
1st  Tressell,  Cliff Black
Plant life/ landscape-
3rd Orchid,  Cliff Black
2nd Baby Magnolias,  Diane Keeney
1st  Lily Pond,  Bob Hodges
The Amateur Photography Competition runs through January 22, 2012 and can be viewed at the Lincoln Cultural Center, 403 E. Main St. Lincolnton, Monday–Friday from 10– 5pm. The Arts Council of Lincoln County thanks Tindalls’ Professional Photography for their generous sponsorship of this event. The Arts Council of Lincoln County would also like to thank Ari Miller for his expertise in judging our competition.
For more from information, please contact the Arts Council of Lincoln County at (704) 732-9044. This project is supported in part by a grant provided through the Grassroots Arts Program of the NC Arts Council, a state agency.