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Rusted - Joe Rakoczy

Rusted - Joe Rakoczy


Photographic Associations

Chicago Area Camera Club               CACCA has been in existence since 1936 and is comprised of about 35 camera club in the Chicago  and Northwest Indiana area. CACCA offers programs at monthly meetings on areas of photographic interest as well as competitions both for individual members and  member club in a variety of categories.

Photographic Society of America    PSA was founded in 1934, is a world-wide organization providing abundant resources for photographers, from the novice to the professional. PSA offers on-line learning, webinars, study groups, competitions, mentors and consultants.

PSA Chicago Chapter                         PSA Chicago Chapter conducts quarterly meetings for the benefit of the Chicago area PSA members. The chapter provides a newsletter, instructional programs and holds field trips to special areas around Chicago and surrounding areas.

Chicago Area Club List                       Camera Clubs that are members of CACCA

Chicago Area Club Websites             Chicago Area Clubs and website links

Favorite Photographers

Steve Gettle                                           Nature and bird photographer

Michael Kirkland                                   From water drops to ballet dancers and landscape

Shari Miller                                            Finding beauty in our ordinary everyday lives

Barry Butler                                           Chicago and international photography

Daniel Anderson                                   Landscape in its many forms

Tony Sweet                                            Nature and Fine Art Photography

Brian Peterson                                      Commercial Photographer

Gerri Jones                                             Refract Glass and Other Photography styles

Judy Hancock                                         Minimalism

Colleen Miniuk                                       Conceptual Blending

Des Plaines Camera Club

Assignments                                         Club projects and assignments

Community and Social Service          Community service shoots for Des Plaines and Des Plaines Park District

Club Competition Submissions          Member images submitted for photo competitions

Group Outings and Field Trips             Club outings and photo shoots