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Thank you to our Speakers and Presenters

Rick Sammon
Dave Exterkamp
Jim Sykes
Scott Krebbs
Ron Grecco
Randy VanDuinen

Tampa Bay Photography Clubs Day
March 26th and 27th 2011 Highlights

Photo Clubs Day Winners

Scavenger Hunt

First Place: Carolyn Pavonetti— OnOne PhotoSuite 5.5
Second Place:Kathleen Kelly— Nik Color Efex Pro 3
Kathleen put her show on YouTube
Third Place: Alex Spassoff — Choice of Topaz Software
Honorable Mention:Mary Kwapil

Photo Challenge

First Place: John Oakes — OnOne PhotoSuite 5.5
Second Place: Patti Krumeich — Photomatix Pro
Third Place: Manny Bonewitz — Choice of Topaz Software

They each won prizes by our sponsors

OnOne Software
Topaz Software

Photography Club day was a great success, everyone had a great time. Thanks to our speaker Rick Sammon who did and awesome presentation. Everyone commented about what a great weekend they had. Thanks everyone that helped out to make it the success that it was.

This will be an annual event so we look forward to seeing you all next year. If you have an idea of a location for next year please let me know.

Please Scroll down to see all the highlight slide shows 

Participating Clubs

The Photographic Art Society
Tampa Area Prof. Photographers Assoc.
Florida Professional Photographers Assoc.
Brandon Riverview Meetup Group
Chasco Camera Club
Dimage Photo Group Sarasota
Jacksonville Photography Meetup Group
North Pinellas Photography Forum
Orlando Camera Club
Palm Harbor Camera Club
Photo Adventures Camera Club
Photographic Arts Group
Pinebrook South Camera Club in Venice
Pinellas Park Art Society
Polk County Camera Club
Sarasota Camera Club
Spring Hill Camera Club
Sun City Photo Club
SunCoast Camera Club Clearwater
SunCoast Camera Club Bradenton
Tampa Bay Camera Club
Tampa Photography Forum
The Tampa Bay Strobist
— Photoshop Collective

University Park Camera Club
Your Best Shot Camera Club

Highlights from Saturday Workshop with Rick Sammon

If you have any you images that you want to share, please send them and I will add them to the gallery. Thanks

Saturday Contest Winner is Roy Colbert
Roy won a copy of Photomatix Pro

Sponsored By

Canon USA Learning Center  

Florida Museum of Photographic Arts 

Lake Shore Camera Exchange

The Camera Cure

Zebra Color Lab

National Association of Photoshop Professionals

Nik Software

Use code “ jimswallow” to save 15%

OnOne Software
Use Promo code PHSY to save 15%

Topaz Software
click on link to save

The Packinghouse Gallery and Studio


Highlights from Sunday at Sunken Gardens

Thanks to the Volunteers

Lynda Amstatz
Jim Caldwell
Rob Moorman
Jill and Ernie Graetz
Phil Bellefleur
Tom Carnahan
Roy Colbert
Glen Desthers
Jim Pennington
Charmaine Martinez
Manny Bonewitz
Carolyn Pavonetti
Sherry Williamson
Sandy Thomas
Patti kromeich
Elaine Larimer
Lori and Sonia Smith
Debbie Stubbs

Photo Scavenger Hunt Highlights

Thanks to the Volunteers

Photo Challenge Highlights


The event last Sunday was very well organized and worthwhile. Thanks for all of your interest and efforts.


An outstanding day!
Rick Sammons was much better than I expected. I learned several new things from him. Everything was just great.

Well done.

Ron Johnson
Suncoast Camera Club of Bradenton


Thanks for a great weekend. Well worth the drive from St. Augustine!
Melissa Reyes-Abbey

for having me as I had a wonderful time. The 100 challenge was fun and I
may force myself to do it again.

Cheryl Balara

Just wanted to say "THANK YOU" so much for putting together a very awesome photo week-end.
Thanks again,

Patti Krumeich

Thank you for all your hard work last weekend – I really enjoyed myself.
Carolyn Pavonetti

Jim Swallow
The Photographic Art Society
6166 9th Ave North
Saint Petersburg, FL 33710

Thanks to the Volunteers

It was a great event thanks to all the volunteers that help make it possible


See you Next year