Welcome! We are located in Erie, Pennsylvania. We meet the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, September through April. In May, we have a Grand Finale Competition and the Awards Banquet. You must be a member to enter into our monthly competition.
Most meetings are held at the Mercy Hilltop Center, 2nd Floor ACTIVITY ROOM, promptly at 6:30 pm. Please note: Due to the coronavirus, it has not yet been determined when the Mercy Center will be available to us. Check the list of meetings below for updates!
444 E Grandview Blvd, Erie Pa 16504 - enter door on WEST end of building, not the main front door.
We are not affiliated with the Hilltop Center, only rent a room from them. Please do not contact the Center for club information, contact the Club Communication Director, Mary Kay Talarico, MaryKayeee@aol.com or 814-449-5936 or the President, Patty Raydo firstname.lastname@example.org 814-823-9005.
TO JOIN THE CLUB, 3 WAYS TO PAY. (1) Mail check (Payable to Erie Photography Club) to Membership - Bob McConnell, 5090 Shechinah Drive, Edinboro PA 16412. Include name, address, phone number and email address (email required). (2) Pay by PAYPAL or CREDIT CARD. Under ORGANIZATION > PAYPAL BUTTON and follow the instructions. (3) Attend a meeting and pay by cash or check. For new members, we must have an email address and a phone number.
Cost-- $30 - first time members, $40 - returning members, $70 for household, $60 for first time households.
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2020-2021 Meeting schedule. We are as yet unaware of the impact that the coronavirus will have on our Club during the upcoming Club season. Members are advised to check the EPC Website for updates and changes. Updates will be posted as available and determined. All dates and subjects/programs are subject to change.
If you are a member of another NFRCC club and want to attend one of these programs, please contact Patty at email@example.com.
Competitions include a General and an Assigned Subject competition. Only members may enter a competition.
Rules for competition are under Competition Information, please review.
Sept. 12 Program meeting—Field Trip: Please note this is a Saturday @ 8AM to 10AM at the Erie Zoo.
Sept. 22 Competition meeting: Assigned subject - Shots in the dark.
Oct. 13 Program meeting: Mike Milicia of Michael Milicia Photography LLC with be presenting "Focus on Sharpness". (Johnny Joo unable to present)
Oct. 27 Competition meeting: Assigned subject - Rain or fog Because of new judging procedures, the entry deadline is one week before the date of the competition.
Nov. 10 Program meeting: Light box and black cloth photography with Ellen Anon ZOOM MEETING - Details on how to join this meeting will be announced.
Nov. 24 Competition meeting: Assigned subject - Silhouettes and/or shadows
Dec. 15 Virtual Christmas Happy Hour. Tuesday December 15th at 6:00pm to 7:00pm via Zoom. Details to come.
Jan. 12 Program Zoom meeting: Remote lesson on "Extracting an Image and Creating a New Background" with Mary Lou Frost.
Jan. 26 Competition meeting: Assigned subject - Curves Because of new judging procedures, the entry deadline is 11:00pm on Jan 19th. Details on how to view this competition will be announced.
Feb. 9 Program meeting: Tips on marketing yourself as a photographer and your photography with Patti Larson ZOOM MEETING - Details on how to join this meeting will be announced.
Feb. 23 Competition meeting: Assigned subject - Peeling paint Because of new judging procedures, the entry deadline is 11:00 pm on Feb 16th. Details on how to view this competition will be announced.
March 9 Program meeting: Flash photography with Doug Hansgate
March 23 Competition meeting: Assigned subject - Gates Because of new judging procedures, the entry deadline is 11:00 pm on March 16th. Details on how to view this competition will be announced. .
April 13 Program meeting: to be determined
April 27 Competition meeting: Assigned subject - Disappearing history Because of new judging procedures, the entry deadline is 11:00pm on April 20th. Details on how to view this competition will be announced. .
May 11 Grand Finale Competition
May Awards Banquet - date, time and location to be determined
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Erie Photography Club is a member club of the Niagara Falls Region Camera Clubs. NFRCC.