"New England Camera Club Photography Conference"
Friday-Saturday-Sunday, July 13, -14-15 -- 1PM Friday-Noon Sunday

Registration flyers available at the club or email- Susan Mosser s.jmosser@comcast.net to have one postal mailed to you.

Registration fee for the conference is 205 dollars before June 22 and 245 dollars after that date. Housing and meal plan also available.

Full information on the conference may be found online at http://www.neccc.org/ than click on 2018 conference at the top.You can also register online from that page or the direct link is https://umass.irisregistration.com/site/neccc

For the first time ever we have a one day registration for Saturday. This gives you a chance to enter both print and digital competitions, see vendors, attend programs, shoot models and special photo-ops and go to the key note speaker Saturday night. There are still AC dorm accommodations available at this time.

The conference attracts over 950 attendees each year.This is 205 dollars for three days of teaching presentations from some of the most famous photographers in the United States, along with photo ops and models for your photographic pleasure. After June 23, registration goes up to 245 dollars. Save 40 dollars and register now. The one day registration fee is 150 dollars for Saturday. I promise you—you will not be sorry.

This three-day conference is a great weekend full of learning and fun. The main speaker for Saturday night is Darrell Gulin who will present,VISION: Capturing moments on all 7 continents. Sponsored by Canon

This year the Photo-ops room has many more special set-ups and hands on opportunities by our speakers- Curious Critters, Photographing Raptors, Frozen Snowflakes, Special Character Models,Table Top Abstract, Frozen Flowers, Natural Light flowers and Still Life set ups by Charles Batchelder who was a speaker at GLPA last month.

On Sunday morning we will have 10 classic cars from The Cam Snappers Car Club Sponsored by Hunt’s to photograph with our 2018 female models

There will be 12 Friday morning three hour pre-conference workshops for your selection this year. Hands-on pre-conference workshops include portraits, Birds of Prey, macro, night photography, light painting, Wacom Tablets, LR and PS post-processing, printing and more! Our keynote speaker, Dennis Gulin is also offering a pre-conference workshop this year on photographing in 'My Backyard – 3 C’s Colorful, Creative, and Conceptual.' In addition to having NECCC Affiliated Photographers available to critique your images, this year you may also have some of our conference presenters critique your images in a portfolio review.

There will be vendors and photo equipment to borrow from Canon, Fuji, Lensbaby, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Sigma, Sony and Tamron. Hunt’s Photo and Video will open 2 hours early on Friday with great bargains and early bird specials! Come early to shop and see what they have to offer. Also bring some of your old camera equipment to possibly trade in on something new.

The NECCC Conference is a great three days full of learning and fun. You will see many GLPA members there who are attending the conference as attendees or are working as volunteers at the conference. If you are new to the club and not sure what the conference involves please feel free to call or e-mail me and I will be happy to discuss it with you.
Susan Mosser