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Alpena, MI United States

Wayne Richard Pope

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Wayne Pope

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Meeting Location & Time

109 North 2nd Avenue, Alpena, MI- United States

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2013

Time: 02:45pm - 06:00pm

Location Details: Art in the Loft Gallery 109, 109 N. Second Ave. Alpena, MI.

After the walk, meet at: The Antler Room, John Lau Saloon 414 N. Second Ave. Alpena

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By David Zanin

Walker Photos

Below are all walker photos that have been uploaded and entered in the 2014 Photo Walk photo contest.


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Meet Time: 02:45pm - 06:00pm

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Photo Walk Description

Walk itinerary: Meet your photo walk leaders, Wayne & Melinda Pope inside Art in the Loft Gallery 109, 109 N. Second Ave. Alpena, MI. at 2: 45pm. Admission is free. Bring your camera, owner’s manual, tripod and photo accessories. Dress warmly, in layers, as Alpena can be cold in October. Our welcome/orientation session will update you on our itinerary. We will talk briefly about digital camera settings and show you how to pose and photograph people. Following that, we will visit “Old Town” in downtown Alpena, MI. There will be photo opportunities of architecture, people portraits, the waterfront, Thunder Bay River and Alpena Lighthouse. We will have a tour leader to brief us on Alpena’s local history. Bob Lyngos, special collections librarian at Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library, will share with us interesting facts about Alpena, MI. Our dinner destination is ” The Antler Room”, a private dining room in John Lau’s Saloon where we will dine as a group, share photos and make friends. Our reservations have been made. Please join us and have fun exploring Alpena, MI on the “Sunrise Side” of our Great Lake State, Michigan.
About your walk leader: Wayne Pope is an adjunct professor of photography at Lansing Community College in East Lansing, MI. Visit his website:http://waynerpope.com/ for bio and more information. Wayne’s wife, Melinda Pope, is also a photography instructor at LCC and will be co-leading this photo walk. Wayne and Melinda have led two previous Scott Kelby Worldwide Photo Walks in 2011 and 2012 to Traverse City, MI. We look forward to meeting you, sharing our knowledge and having a good time.

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  • Photo Submission Deadline

    The deadline for submitting photos to the contest is October 14, 2013. As of today, Oct. 11, 2013, I have received one contest entry from 7 walkers. You still have time to sort through your images and enter your contest candidate. Note: If you want to upload photos taken during the walk to Flickr, then visit: Flickr: The Worldwide Photo Walk 2013 and sign in. Today, I uploaded our group photo taken at Art in the Loft. Thanks for joining us this year. Although the weather was challenging, our group did well and we got lots of interesting photos of downtown Alpena, MI. Join us again next year for Alpena’s second Scott Kelby Worldwide Photo Walk. Time and dates will be announced by kelbyphotowalk.com.

  • Attention: Due to the recent US Government shutdown, the Maritime Heritage Museum will be closed. Our new meeting place is: Art in the Loft Gallery 109 at 109 N. Second Ave. Alpena, MI. 49707. Please meet here at 2:45 pm.

    Due to recent US Government shutdown, the Maritime Heritage Museum will be closed. Our new meeting place is: “Art in the Loft Gallery 109″ located at 109 N. Second Ave. Alpena, MI. 49707. Please meet here at 2:45pm Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013. Thanks.

 

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