Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers

Upcoming events

    • 09/29/2020
    • 6:45 PM - 9:30 PM (EDT)
    • Virtual meeting via ZOOM
    Jerry Whaley is Presenter at the September Meeting

    At the September 29 Zoom meeting, Jerry Whaley presents, “Focus Stacking for Landscape and Nature Photography.” This program provides how-to instruction on focus stacking, using either Adobe Photoshop or Helicon Focus, plus practical guidelines for putting together images for a successful outcome and correcting any errors created by the process. Jerry will discuss the impact of Extreme Depth of Field (DOF) on your compositions and how to select the right lens to create Controlled DOF so you can present your own personal vision of a subject.

    Jerry Whaley is a native East Tennessee writer and photographer who markets his images worldwide through Getty Images, Alamy, age.fotostock, 500px, Adobe Stock, iStock, Shutterstock, CanStock, Dreamstime, Design Pics and UIG. Jerry’s images have appeared in Sierra Club calendars, National Geographic Traveler, Blue Ridge Country, Outdoor Photographer, Peterson’s Photographic, Reiman’s Country, Backpacker, and Southern Living and in many other books, magazines, postcards, calendars and trade publications. A regular contributor to Smoky Mountain Journal of Photography, Jerry does photography workshops through the Smoky Mountain School of Photography, You can see more of Jerry’s images at or visit his blog at

    If you plan to attend the September meeting, please let us know via email. The Zoom link will be sent to our email distribution list on Sunday afternoon, Sept 27, so be sure to check for the link.

    Last month's Zoom meeting with Steve Ziegler was a great event. If you were one of the 60+ people who attended and would like to provide feedback on the meeting, please email us at

    • 10/27/2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (EDT)
    • Virtual meeting via GoToWebinar

    Tim Grey Presentation: Workflow Tips for Lightroom Classic and Photoshop

    Tim Grey - photographer, author, educator and international traveler - will share workflow tips related to both organizing and optimizing photos using Lightroom Classic and Photoshop, in a live online webinar presentation. Along the way you'll see some of Tim's favorite photos from his travels around the world. Tim will also address questions from those who attend the live online presentation.

    To attend this meeting, you must register here:

    A confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting will be sent to you.   Before joining the meeting, be sure to check system requirements to avoid any connections issues. 

    Tim's bio is available here and in the October newsletter.

Past events

08/25/2020 August 25 Club Meeting

Contacts:     Kendall Chiles, President       Brad Cottrell, Membership       Website (

Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization located near the Smoky Mountains in Knoxville, Tennessee.
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