CPA News

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on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

October 2018 CPA Headlines
See the October 2018 CPA Newsletter below for details
  • Jon Meyer’s image, “Alone and Unwanted in Paris”, was awarded second place in the amateur photojournalism category of the International Color Awards 2018 competition.., HERE
  • Barbara Guin’s “Grandfather Tree” was awarded an Honorable Mention in the national American Forestry Association’s annual Forests in Focus contest.
  • Mark Gordon has some images in the upcoming 20 hour documentary “Basketball – A Love Story”.The 62 stories about players, coaches, people, and events of the game will be serialized as 10 episodes, 2 hours each on ESPN in October and November
  • Jo Bolton, Alan Clark, Don Ducey, Barbara Guin, Mike Guin, Harry O’Connor and Brenda Wynne, all members of The Focus photography collective, have an exhibition at 311 Gallery, 311 W. Martin, Raleigh, running through October 27. The title of the show is The Focus…on The Road Less Traveled.
  • Michael Ligett is exhibiting images from his “Shape of Light” abstract B&W portfolio at Counter Culture Coffee, 812 Mallard Ave, Durham from October 1-31.
  • Fran DeRespinis, Don Namm, Lynne Necrason and JJ Raia, members of The Image Salon, are exhibiting A Sense of… through Oct. 21 at Herb Young Center, 101 Wilkinson Ave.

    Fran, Don, Lynne and JJ will also be exhibiting, with others from their group, at Through This Lens Gallery, Durham during October and November.

  • October 27 - “West Point on the Eno”. 8 a.m. Meet at 5101 N. Roxboro St, Durham. GPS 36.0678030, -78.9074280.

  • FOUR SEASONS OF ART AT THE NCMA PARK: CPA members will be working with NCMA volunteers to help improve their photography.
  • YMCA Learning Photography Project Fall 2018 Update: The first teaching session with the Reedy Creek Magnet Middle School YMCA Learning students is scheduled for October 16th.

  • Everything’s A Rendition - Juried Competition -Install date November 27.

  • Glenaire - CPA has an exhibition of members’ photographs at Glenaire Retirement Community in Cary thru mid-April 2019.
  • CPA Annual Member’s Exhibit held at Cary Arts Center is scheduled to hang November 27 through January 7, 2019.

  • JC Raulston Arboretum "Textures", October 18 2:00 - 3:30p.m.

    CALL FOR ART: (various)


  • Some CPA digital shows are now being posted to the Galleries area of our website!
  • Cary Photographic Artists has partnered with Click! Photography Festival again this year!

    TIPS FROM OUR MEMBERS: (various)

Current CPA Newsletter (pdf): October 2018