2018 Conference

Come join us at the 2017 NECCC photo conference 

July 13, 14, 15 of 2018

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  • Online registration 
    • https://umass.irisregistration.com/Site/NECCC
  • Pre-conference Workshops and Events
    • Canon Explorer of Light Darell Gulin will also be holding a pre-conference breakout session on Friday "My Backyard" Darrell says that "I travel the world but 40% of my sales always are things from my home/backyard photography." 
    • Betty Wiley "Get Creative with Lightroom: Go Beyond the Editing Basic Sliders"
    • Ella Carlson "Digital Artistry: Compositing with Adobe Photoshop"
  • Conference Featured Speaker {KEYNOTE PRESENTATION} (Posted)
    • Canon is sponsoring Canon Explorer of Light Darell Gulin who will present "VISION: capturing moments on all 7 continents" as the Keynote program at the 73rd Annual NECCC Photo Conference July 13, 13,15 2018
    • Come on a visual journey with Darrell Gulin as he presents "VISION: capturing moments on all 7 continents".  Darrell is one of Canon’s ‘Explorer of Light’ photographers, a title given to a select group of world class photographers who are chosen to share their passion, photographs and expertise with the world. Traveling to All Seven Continents, Darrell will show photographs and tell us stories from all seven continents, and will tell how he captured these images. When traveling your vision develops first before you even leave your home by: research, who you are, developed style and developing style. Out in the field capturing the moment as you see it.  We will travel to all 7 Continents and show the Icons, moments, light, with Darrel's vision. Darrell has traveled the globe, from Antarctica and Africa to Asia and Europe, capturing rare and exquisite moments in nature, lions on the prowl, monkeys in hot springs, polar bears on ice flows, penguins and zebras plus the people and architecture with images from the Venice Carnival, the Great Wall of China, etc. 
  • Photographic Loaner Equipment 
  • List of Programs and Speakers
  • Would you like to present at the 2019 NECCC annual photo conference? The conference has >950 attendees so it is a great place to present your photography at, sell your books and DVDs and/or educate photographers about your workshops. The New England Camera Club Council (NECCC) is a nonprofit umbrella group for camera clubs in the New England states (Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont). We are always looking for new programs with impact and energy. Send in your program idea here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/speakatNECCC
  • Program Descriptions 
  • Speakers' Notes 
  • Speakers Biographies 
  • Current Conference Schedule Click on the PDF or the EXCEL schedule
  • Special Events 
  • Social media contest 
  • Model Photography Information
    • 2018 Model Activities (for conference participants) 
  • Photographs of the models 

    • 2018 Model Photo Competition (to be posted one week after the conference) 
      • Photos for the Models Portfolios may be sent directly to the email addresses that will be posted with their photos on the Campus Center lower level next to model room 176. For questions please email Chairman Skip Hoyt, MNEC at skiphoto@comcast.net 
    • For Models
      • For questions please email Chairman Skip Hoyt, MNEC at skiphoto@comcast.net 
      • Call for Models (information and requirements to be a model) 

      • How to Enter
      • Rules 
      • Status
    • Print Competition
    • Photographic Trade Show 
      • The Vendor area Will open at 10am on Friday July 13th 
        • Hunts Photo and Video will open 2 hours early this year with great bargains and early bird specials.
        • Other Vendor’s Opening Times May Vary
        • More Than 30 Vendors with Great Products (Cash or Credit/Debit Cards Accepted)
      • Canon, Fuji, Lensbaby, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Sigma, Sony, Tamron  at Vendors’ Tables Located in Lower Level of the Campus Center 
    • Speaker and Conference Event Sponsors 
    • Door Prize Extravaganza 
      • Come to the conference and you may go home with a brand new camera or lens as well as many other great prizes from NECCC, our sponsors, and vendors. In the past five conferences our attendees were the recipients of over $50,000 in our door prize extravaganza.  Full prize information will be listed by mid-June.
    • Conference Guidelines (Posted)