Welcome to the largest and most FUN photography community in North America! Today, we have more than 25,000 members in 35 chapters in the United States and Canada. Growing in membership every day, PAC is a collaborative network inspiring and empowering every level of photographer to Connect, Explore, Create and Improve. Join and support your local chapter!
Las Vegas PAC & National PAC Meeting
Joel Grimes: Free Seminar at Photoshop World
September 4, 2014 – OPEN to ALL
Joel Grimes is an award-winning master who merges the technical with the artistic in his own unique, world renowned styles. He believes that when photographers shift their mindset and go beyond the traditions established by others, it will radically change the final outcome of their work.
During his presentation, Joel will encourage, inspire, and motivate you to progress beyond the norm!
Meeting attendees will also be given access to the Photoshop World Expo floor! Read more…
Save $50 on Photoshop World
September 3-5, 2014
Learn more in 3 days than you thought possible, from the world’s best photography and design teachers. PAC members get $50 off the registration cost. Attend the free seminar below and get access to the Expo floor too! Read more…
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National PAC Presents:
EPIC 2014 Vegas Strip Photowalk!
Thursday, September 4, 2014, 6:30-8:30 pm
3799 S Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV
Join local and visiting PAC members and special guests on a fun photowalk up Las Vegas’ vibrant and infamous strip. Meet new friends and take in the scenic cityscape, iconic architecture, light displays, and the many reflections found up and down this slice of Americana. We’ll walk at an easy pace past some of the of the worlds largest resort hotels and casinos. Come along on this evening escapade and capture images of a variety of structures and of the interesting blend of visitors who come to Las Vegas from all over the world. Sign up here.
Cache Valley PAC Presents:
Photography Workshop with Bob Grutzmacher
Thursday, September 4, 2014, 7:00-9:00 pm
Ellen Eccles Theatre
43 S Main St, Logan, UT
Come out and spend the evening with local photographer Bob Grutzmacher! It’s a night guaranteed to make you laugh and help you learn something new! Let Bob walk you through his process of making unique and lasting images. Bob is an amazing person and talented photographer. His stories and photos are well worth your time. Read more…
Phoenix PAC presents:
Canon Explorer of Light: Michele Celentano
‘A Time To Reflect’ & Live Photo Critique
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Hilton Phoenix Airport
Growing up in NYC when the Twin Towers were taken down it hit me especially hard. I was able to visit Ground Zero and photograph it only a few weeks after 9/11.
On the anniversary I always like to take time to remember and reflect. I have been back many times and now that Freedom Tower stands tall and the fountains have taken the place of the building I would love to share my experiences with you and reflect on how much has changed in 13 years. A look back at then and a look at now. More info…
Star Photography & Light Painting Workshop at Joshua Tree National Park
September 19-21, 2014
There are few places as stunning as Joshua Tree, one of the most photographed locations in the world. Take a step away from the crowds to photograph it at night, an incredible experience only enjoyed by a fraction of the visitors.. Read more…
Photo by Nick Pappagallo
New Mexico PAC presents:
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2014
Friday, October 3-Monday, October 6, 2014
The Alburquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a world-renowned attraction and the premier ballooning event destination for all ages. For more than four decades, the first week in October has brought the smell of roasting chilis and the beautiful, magical moving picture show of hot air balloons sailing silently through the crisp fall air. Read more…
Visit the PAC Blog. Just a few of the fun, informative, and fascinating blog posts:
New PAC Website Look!As the Photographer’s Adventure Club grows, so do the needs of its members and, consequently, its website. A huge thank you to Larry Pollock (Northern AZ PAC Chapter Leader), Nick Pappagallo (National PAC President, Phoenix PAC), and Cusi Taylor (National PAC Co-Vice President) for their work on the new site. And it’s not done – this is a work in progress. Come back often to see what new and exciting features have been added. Check it out!
Epic Shoot Out: Panasonic GH4 & Sony A7SWho is ready for a little Epic Shootout Between theSony A7s and the Panasonic GH4? If you are considering either camera this will tell you what the main differences are and what kind of performance you can expect. Read more…
PAC Has a YouTube Channel!Check out PAC’s YouTube Channel. Among other videos is the introductory video for a new series of video tips, a short welcome to Photographers Adventure Club and some new Video Tips Nicholas Pappagallo will be doing in 2014If you are interested in submitting recording content for PAC, please send an email to [email protected].
A big thank you to our PAC members for helping grow PAC!We thank those behind the scenes, including our Leaders all across the country and our Sponsors, both local and national. PAC membership keeps growing and we could not do it without our volunteers!This was shown once again by the volunteers in the Phoenix area who helped with the DS Network fundraiser in July. From setting up to manning the booth to breaking down, it would not have happened without volunteers.