NECCC Previous Photography Conference

July 12 ท 13 ท 14, 2013

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All Camera College (teaching) programs and Showcase Theater (multimedia entertainment) programs are given three times except where noted.  
Programs are one hour in length.


Pre-Conference Workshops & Portfolio Review
General Interest Prints
Nature Showcase Theater
Digital Feature Presentation
Photo-Travel Special Events
Portraiture Conference Timetable

Digital Competition - ONLINE DEADLINE: July 7 has passed.  Late Fee: $20 to bring images to Conference on July 12.

Pre-Conference Workshops & Portfolio Review Friday, July 12 9am - Noon (a Workshop is $65; a Portfolio Review is $40)
Workshop I: The Creative Odyssey: The Power and Magic of Lightroom - Mary Lindhjem, Mollie Isaacs (VA)
Workshop II: Setting Up and Using a Low Cost Home Studio - Shiv Verma, MNEC (MA)  (Expoimaging) 
Workshop III: Photoshop Elements: Layers and Beyond - Hazel Meredith, MNEC (CT)
Workshop IV: Potent Tool: Photoshop Blend Modes - A. Cemal Ekin (RI)

Workshop V: Taking Your Macro Photography to the Next Level - Roman Kurywczak (NJ)  (Sigma)
Individual Portfolio Review - William Barnett, MPSA, AFIAP, MNEC; Daniel Charbonnet, FPSA, EPSA, MNEC; Jacob Mosser, FPSA, EPSA, HonNEC; Sarah Musumeci, MNEC

General Interest
Chance, Necessity or Inspiration - the Why's of Composition - David Akoubian (GA)  (Tamron)

Night Over the Northeast - Mark Bowie (MA)
Wide-Angle Magic: The Good, Bad, and Ugly - O. Truman Holtzclaw (CA)
Twelve Steps to Improve Your Digital Photography - Stephen Johnson (CA)  (Canon)
Making the Leap to Digital Video: an Introduction - Vincent Laforet (CA)  (Nikon)
Making Nature Time-Lapse Movies: An Introduction - Joseph LeFevre (NY)
Long Exposure Creativity - Deborah Sandidge (FL)  (Nikon)
Making Exceptional Travel Photographs - David H. Wells (RI)  (Olympus)
From Minor League to the Olympic Games - Ron Wyatt (NJ)

Mighty Macro - Mollie Isaacs (VA), Mary Lindhjem (VA)
Photographing Wildlife - From Portraits to Action - Roman Kurywczak (NJ)  (Sigma)
Light and the Winter Landscape - Jerry Monkman (NH)
Macro Flower Photography: Seeing Inspiration & Creating Intent in Your Photography - Cinde Perdigao (MA)  (Nikon)

Work Faster with Smart Objects & Smart Filters - Dave Cross (FL) (Adobe)

From Lightroom to Photoshop: Best of Both Worlds - Dave Cross (FL)  (Adobe)

Mastering the Composite Image for Fine Art - Jim DiVitale  (Canon)

Color Management for the Rest of Us - Brenda Hipsher  (X-rite Photo)

HDR Imaging - From Capture to Processing - Hazel Meredith, MNEC (CT)

Ten Quick Creative Things in Photoshop Elements - J. Mark Southard, APSA (IL)
Editing, Masking and Selection in Photoshop - Shiv Verma, MNEC (MA)  (Wacom)
Retouch Secrets of the Masters: Portrait Tools Revealed - Janice Wendt (CA)



In Search of Emporers - John Fuller, FPSA, AFIAP, HonNEC (MA)

Location Lighting with Dynalites - Rick Friedman (MA)  (Dynalite)

The Art of Photographing Children from 7 Days to 7 Years - Christina Beth Richardson (RI)


Outputting from Photoshop and Lightroom - A. Cemal Ekin (RI)


Showcase Theater
Favorite Images - Near & Far - Mike Goodman, MNEC (NH)

The World I've Seen - Karl Schanz (MA)


Feature Presentation
A Nomadic Vision - Nevada Wier  (sponsored in part by Canon and Hunt's Photo & Video)

Special Events
Portraits with Children - Christina Richardson (RI)
Welcome Sessions for First-Time Attendees - Antoinette Gombeda, HonNEC (CT)
Camera Club Sparkle - Antoinette Gombeda, HonNEC (CT)
Canon and Nikon Equipment Lending, and Tamron and Sigma Lens Loaning  (Canon, Nikon, Tamron, Sigma)
Camera Testing Clinic - Dave Marsh (CT)  (Precision Camera)
Used Photo Equipment - Pricing and Purchasing  (Hunt's Photo & Video)
Canon Will Print Your Photo 
Tamron Teaching Presentation - How to Improve Your Travel and Landscape Photography: Choosing the Right Lens
- Ken Hubbard (NY)  (Tamron)
Canon Teaching Presentation - Alternative Printing - Barbara Ellison (VA)  (Canon)
Canon Teaching Presentation - Canon Basic Speedlite Course
 - Michael Sheras  (Canon)
Nikon Teaching Presentation - What's New in Nikon - Bob Watts (MA)  (Nikon)
Nikon Teaching Presentation - Using Wireless Off-Camera Flash - Brien Aho (NY)  (Nikon)
Photo Ops – Christine Germaine, MNEC (MA) and Barbara Rozavsky, HonNEC (MA)
Model Photography - Jim Gallagher, MNEC (MA)
Digital Projected Image Competition – Pam Lintner, MNEC (MA)
Print Competition - Art Vaughan, MNEC (MA)
Honors and Scholarship Awards Presentation  (Campus Center Auditorium)
Door Prize Extravaganza – Dennis Goulet, MNEC (MA)  (View the Door Prize List)
Photographic Trade Show - Audrey Weigold, APSA, HonNEC

Sponsorship has been provided to the NECCC Photography Conference in part by
Adobe • Alien Skin Software • Backgrounds by Maheu • Canon • ColorMunki:X-Rite Photo, MAC Group • Digital Anarchy • Dynalite • Epson • Fotodiox • Hunt’s Photo & Video • Ilford • Imagenomic • Lensbaby • Lowepro • MeFoto • MK Controls • Nik Software • Nikon and Nikon School • Olympus • onOne Software • Photomatix • Precision Camera • Red River Paper • Rogue Photographic Design • Shutterbug Designs • Sigma • Tamron • Tenba • thinkTANK photo • Topaz Labs • Wacom 

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Imagenomic logo                Lowepro Logo        MK Controls Logo        

MeFOTO logo                        Nikon School Logo 

Olympus logo        onOne Software logo        Photomatix logo        Precision Camera Logo         

Red River Paper Logo        Rogue Logo        Shutterbug Designs Logo        Sigma logo               

Tenba logo        thinkTank logo        Topaz Labs logo        Wacom logo              

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