2011 Interclub Awards


Congratulations to the members of Crosstown Camera Club who received top awards at the 2011 Interclub Competition. In total, CCC received 12 major awards in 5 categories and 34 acceptances. Nicely done all! [...]

March Photographic Opportunities!

March – Spring is coming – Get Ready!


March 5th, 2011 ~ Subway Bedrace for Bridging ~ 5 pm ~ Buck Hill Ski Area, 15400 Buck Hill Road, Burnsville, MN

Join hundreds of people dressed in outrageous costumes as they race down Buck Hill on mattresses to raise $100,000 for Bridging, a Twin Cities-based [...]

April Photographic Opportunities

April – Flowers are starting to bloom, there’s more daylight to shoot in, get yourself out for some photography!


April 1st – 30th, 2011 ~ Farm Babies ~ 9 am ~ MN Zoo, 1300 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN

Meet the newest members of the Zoo family with baby chicks, piglets, lambs, calves, goat [...]

Spring Break Seminar: Mar 26, 2011

Camera Council

Where: Dakota County Technical College, 1300 145th Street East (County Road 42) Rosemount, MN 55068 651-423-8301 Cost: $35 – includes all workshops, lunch and coffee break Registration: http://www.cameracouncil.org/images/2011SBRegistrationForm.pdf Schedule: Registration: 7:45 am to 8:15 am Interclub Competition Awards Presentation: 4 pm to 5 pm (Room A) Topics covered during the day include: Hip Hop Portraits / Underwater Photography / Photo Law / Stock Photography / Shooting Owls / Photographing Birds / Shooting the Light / Lost in the Fog / Holy Crop! / Macro Flower Photography / Children Portraiture / Portraits Studio Time followed by learning how to process and print what was taken in the studio – all hands-on. There will also be demonstrations of Corel Paint Shop Pro, Corel Painter Essentials 4, Picasa and Portrait Professional 10. [...]

March Club Meeting

Broken Open -- Forrest Pearson 10/10

Meeting Location: Christ Presbyterian Church Print Salon: “Broken” — This topic can be widely interpreted. We’ll leave it up to the photographer to define what “Broken” means to them. The judge will be asked to keep an open mind but it is up to the photographer to sell their definition to both the judge and viewer. Program: Brainstorm ideas for our 2012-13 salon topics and view a slide show of our colleague’s photos during the recent photo venture to the North Shore. [...]

CCC Board Meeting Notes – March 1, 2011

C.C.C. BOARD MEETING   3/1/2011

Attendees: Bill C, Bob S, Kathy H, Mark K, John O, Brian B, Holly & Geoff K, Lee S.

Bob reported that our treasury funds were down slightly due to expenditures. Our balance is now $2,407.00

Kathy reported the good news of our highest ever (at least in recent years) membership: [...]

Dynolights March Meeting

Meeting Location: Edina Art Center Meet to promote each others work and discuss new ideas Gain experience at promoting and exhibiting member’s photography. Useful to all Crosstown Club members who want to market and exhibit their own work. Crosstown Camera Club Members welcome! [...]

Prints Due for March Salon

Due Date: March 8, 2011 – 7:00 PM

Competition prints must be submitted to the Edina Art Center (EAC) CCC drop off area by 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, the week prior to the Salon. See Salon Competition Rules for entry info.

The EAC is open: Monday – Thursday — 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Fridays: 9:00 [...]