Information regarding the club’s Calendar, Photo Opportunities and Resources.
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Getting that great photo is about knowing where to go. Here are just a few places around town to check out. Keep in mind that some locations do require an entrance fee. Also, please respect private property and stay on all marked trails.
|Warehouse district - Minneapolis||Downtown Northfield (lots of historic buildings)|
|Saint Anthony Main and Stone Arch Bridge - Minneapolis||Duluth, MN and anywhere along the North Shore|
|Minnehaha Falls Park - Minneapolis||Your own local park or nature center|
|County Fairs & Festival - See Explore Minnesota for details||Minnesota Valley Wildlife Refuge|
|Three Rivers Park District||TC Model Railroad Museum|
|Minnesota State Parks||Minneapolis Sculpture Garden|
|Como Zoo & Conservatory||Harriet Island - St. Paul|
|Anoka County Parks & Recreation||Minnesota State Fair|
|Minnesota Zoo||High Bridge and St. Paul Bluffs (excellent view of St. Paul skyline)|
|Springbrook Nature Center Fridley|
At North Metro Photo Club, our members are always in search of good photography skills. Below is a list of helpful links that will assist you in reaching the same goals as our members.
After you take the shot, what do you do with your image? In many cases, that image may need some digital editing using various software available. We can’t tell you what one works best, only you can decide that. But if you are not familiar with the software you use, check out YouTube, iTunes and other numerous forum boards available and even the most novice user can learn Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Lightroom, or just about any photo editing software. Here are a few links to help you get started.