October AOPC Meeting

Calvary Baptist Church - Fellowship Life Center 5700 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR, United States

Nick Dawson is a long-time AOPC member, past president, and treasurer/secretary and he and his wife love to travel (Covid permitting). Growing up in the UK he visited many European counties with his parents as a youth and being an avid photographer from age 11 captured lots of great memories. In adulthood, he and fellow [...]

Arkansas Dark Sky Festival 2022

Tyler Bend Campground St Joe, AR, United States

The Arkansas Natural Sky Association, along with various regional astronomy and environmental groups, are proud to host Arkansas’ first-ever Dark-Sky Festival! We’ll marvel at the last of the Summer Milky Way under the nearly natural skies of the Buffalo National River, the state's only designated International Dark-Sky Park. Where? Tyler Bend Campground – St. Joe, [...]

North Little Rock Airshow

The air show is a point of pride for the city of North Little Rock. We’re excited to bring it back for families with some new additions like pre-purchasing tickets online and a more robust kids area.

GloWild – 2022

Dates Available November   3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27 December   1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 January 1, 4, 5, 6, 7 BUY TICKETS See the Little [...]

November AOPC Meeting – Bobby Burton

Calvary Baptist Church - Fellowship Life Center 5700 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR, United States

Bobby Burton started landscape photography sometime in 2011, which has since grown into an extreme passion leading him to many new places around the United States. He will be sharing a presentation detailing his creative journey through photography from the beginning to where he currently has found enjoyment. This presentation will be centered around how [...]

January AOPC Meeting – Steven Hunter

Calvary Baptist Church - Fellowship Life Center 5700 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR, United States

Steven Hunter, a nature photographer who has photographed extensively in Arkansas and Oklahoma, will be speaking in January. He has authored several books, including: “Mount Magazine, Looking for the Light, a Photographers Journey,” “Graced by the Light, the Cherokee Prairies,” “The Wichita Mountains, an Oklahoma Treasure,” and am working on a fourth book, “Let There [...]

February AOPC Meeting – Linda Henderson

Calvary Baptist Church - Fellowship Life Center 5700 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR, United States

Linda Henderson is another long-time AOPC Member that will be speaking in February. Linda will share her insights on preparing for the solar eclipse in 2024. This will be a once-in-a-lifetime event due to the center of the eclipse going over the state of Arkansas. It will provide everyone with excellent chances to get photographs [...]

March AOPC Meeting – David Lewis

Calvary Baptist Church - Fellowship Life Center 5700 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR, United States

David Lewis is a long-time member of AOPC. During his 30-year career as a public relations practitioner for Entergy Arkansas, David mainly dealt with words and pictures. David is almost a year into learning a new skill: being retired. One of David’s passions is travel, which fits perfectly with his photography habit. In October, David [...]

April AOPC Meeting – Alex Kent (POSTPONED!)

Calvary Baptist Church - Fellowship Life Center 5700 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR, United States

This meeting has been postponed due to the weather. Please stay tuned to the AOPC email list for updates. Image Enhancements After receiving great interest from club members, Alex will present software techniques to enhance your images. The presentation is designed to cover most basic and intermediate techniques as well as workflow concepts to improve [...]

MAPSym 2023

Arkansas Conference & Event Center 207 W. Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR, United States

Join us for MAPSym 2023 Expo in Historic Eureka Springs, AR! With vendor booths to browse and special event pricing on the latest camera gear, you won’t want to miss this! Visit with brand representatives to have any questions about products answered and take advantage of the opportunity to check out gear to shoot with [...]

May AOPC Meeting – Kirk Jordan

Second Presbyterian Church 600 Pleasant Valley Dr, Little Rock, AR, United States

Title: Arkansas Heritage Natural Areas: A Hidden Resource. Many Photographers are familiar with the glories of the Arkansas State Park System (with 52 parks holding some 54,400 acres of resource) Far fewer know that Arkansas boasts 79 Natural Areas with an even greater land print. By contrast to State Parks (which highlight the visitor) Natural [...]

June AOPC Meeting – Wesley Hitt

Second Presbyterian Church 600 Pleasant Valley Dr, Little Rock, AR, United States

Wesley Hitt always seems to be in motion. He’s known for his action photography, whether it’s for professional sports, college sports, or corporate clients. As a professional photographer for 40 years, he’s photographed the famous - U.S. presidents, Senators, Actors, and CEOs - and the infamous, like farmers, factory workers, and workers like us all. [...]

August AOPC Meeting – Sharon Prislipsky

Second Presbyterian Church 600 Pleasant Valley Dr, Little Rock, AR, United States

Creative Flower Photography By Sharon Prislipsky Flowers are an endless source of subjects for artistic photography. You can grow your own, subjects or purchase them from florists, the local farmers market, or even your favorite supermarket. So year-round, whatever the weather you can still capture beautiful images. This presentation will cover gear, lighting, composition & [...]

2023 Arkansas Dark Sky Festival

Bear Creek, September 14 - 16 The festival will take place off US Highway 65, a few miles south of the Buffalo National River, along Bear Creek, on part of 1200 acres owned by Bear Creek Log Cabins.  The turn-off is on an unpaved one-lane county road, “International Drive,” and will be well-marked with feather [...]

September AOPC Meeting – David Hoge

Second Presbyterian Church 600 Pleasant Valley Dr, Little Rock, AR, United States

Raised in Louisiana, graduated with a BFA in photography from Louisiana Tech in 1986. Went to work for the Arkansas Democrat in 1988. Left for the printing industry in 1996 and retired in 2021. For the past three years, David has been documenting the demolition and construction of the I-30 bridges over the Arkansas River in [...]

October AOPC Meeting – Brennen Duffield

Second Presbyterian Church 600 Pleasant Valley Dr, Little Rock, AR, United States

Brennen uses photography as a means to document her love for the outdoors – from hiking the Arkansas Ozarks, to traveling across our diverse country. She also uses photography as a tool to teach others in photo workshops based on different techniques.  Her goal is to create images that will inspire people to become more [...]

How to Photograph the Eclipse – Linda Henderson

Bedford's Camera Store 11400 North Rodney Parham Road, Little Rock, AR, United States

Linda Henderson is another long-time AOPC Member that will be speaking in February. Linda will share her insights on preparing for the solar eclipse in 2024. This will be a once-in-a-lifetime event due to the center of the eclipse going over the state of Arkansas. It will provide everyone with excellent chances to get photographs [...]

Image Enhancements in Lightroom Classic and Photoshop

Second Presbyterian Church 600 Pleasant Valley Dr, Little Rock, AR, United States

Alex's passion for photography has spanned well over two decades now. His photographic interests are broad, ranging from travel, adventure, and nature to architecture, abstract, and portraiture. With 18 years of professional teaching experience across a broad range of age demographics, he brings an approachable methodology to his presentations. Alex serves as President of the [...]

PhotoExpo – Hosted by Bedford Camera and Video

Statehouse Convention Center 101 E. Markham Street, Little Rock, AR, United States

The Little Rock Photo Expo offers a remarkable experience packed with presentations, hands-on demonstrations, workshops, photowalks, and a massive trade show featuring all the major photographic companies.