Programs for Club Year
September 2019- May 2020

September 18, 2019 – Mike Shaw (  Learn how to capture images of the night sky with an emphasis on capturing images of the moon.  Topics will include equipment (camera gear plus other items such as headlamps, flashlights, and a compass), suggested camera settings, and suggestions for where and when to capture unique images.

Salon judge:  Mike Prokosch

October 16, 201 –  John Moriarty John has been studying Minnesota’s Natural History for over 30 years.  He is currently the Senior Wildlife Manager for the Three Rivers Park District.  He works on restoring and managing wildlife habitats, especially prairies.  He has conducted species reintroductions of Bullsnake, Plains Hog-nosed Snake, and Regal Fritillary butterfly.   John is the author or editor of numerous Natural History books including “Amphibians and Reptiles in Minnesota”, “A Field Guide to the Natural Word of the Twin Cities.”  Copies of these books will be available at the NPC meeting for viewing and purchase.

 Salon judge: TBD

November 27, 2019 – Steve Hogg – Camera Trap Photography

 Salon judge:  TBD

December 19, 2019– HOLIDAY SOCIAL and short presentation:

MNPC Member Mike Sweet – Alaska Travel Photography

Salon judge: TBD

January 15, 2020  

Salon judge: TBD

February 19, 2020

Salon judge: TBD

March 18, 2020 –

Salon judge:  TBD

April 15, 2020  

Salon judge:   TBD

May 20, 2020 –  Year End Awards Program

Judge: TBD