CPA News

CPA meetings are held at The Cary, 122 E. Chatham St., from 7:00pm until 9:00pm
on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

February 2019 CPA Headlines
See the February 2019 CPA Newsletter below for details
  • Fran DeRespinis’ Fright Flight image was juried into the Perturbation show at the Indiana University Kokomo Art Gallery.
  • Dave Hattori had one of his entries selected as a Top 100 Winner out of over 3600 submissions in the NANPA (North American Nature Photography Association) 2019 Showcase competition.
  • Jon Meyer had eight images selected from his fifteen image portfolio, “In the Mind’s Eye,” for a solo exhibit at the Hanns Sachs Memorial Library, the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, Newton Center, MA, from January through June.”
  • Dawn Willis sold two images in January from her ongoing exhibit at Atlantic Beach Coffee Shop.
  • JJ Raia exhibit at the Halle Cultural Arts Center in Apex Feb 15th until March 15th. The reception is 6-8 p.m. on February 15

    CPA Members Only Critique Study Group
  • This group meets February 21, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at Cary Arts Center.

  • February 16 (rain date Feb 22) - Historic Stagville. Meet between 8:40 and 9:00 a.m. in the parking lot of Historic Stagville Foundation, 5828 Old Oxford Highway, Durham, NC 27712.
    GPS: 36.11993646860, -78.83660890430

  • FOUR SEASONS OF ART AT THE NCMA PARK: CPA has two remaining North Carolina Museum of Art workshops scheduled for 2019, each reflecting a season of photography in the Museum Park. Volunteers needed for March and August 2019 workshops. See the February 2019 newsletter below for details.

  • Holly Springs Cultural Center: May 1 - June 30. CPA members only. Submissions will be open mid-March through mid-April. There is space for about 35 photographs on a first-come basis. There are no size restrictions. More submission info to follow.
  • Glenaire Retirement Center: Our regular exhibit there will be refreshed in April. Our space is in a high traffic area and several CPA members have sold prints from these exhibits. Brenda Wynne will provide submission details soon.

  • Brooke Meyer is teaching all levels of photography classes through the Town of Cary. Winter and spring classes available. See February newsletter below for link.

    CALL FOR ART: (various)


  • Later in the year we will have a very interesting program on Forensic Foraging, “a shooting approach that can add some much-needed, creative options to modern digital photography.” Our presenter, William Crawford, has co-authored a book with the same title.

    TIPS FROM OUR MEMBERS: (various)

Current CPA Newsletter (pdf): February 2019