Winter Garden, Photo by Carl Fredrickson



19th Annual RPS Open Juried Exhibit 2015 - Opening Reception and Awards
Exhibit on display through November 20th, 2015
Where: Roswell Visual Arts Center & Gallery, Roswell Area Park
When: Friday, October 9, 2015, 7:00pm-9:00pm

This is the 19th year that the Roswell Photographic Society is sponsoring an open photography exhibit, with more than $2,000 prize money. This year the exhibit is being juried by Sarah Durning, Director of the Jackson Fine Art Gallery.


October Photo Review - Our Judge is TBA
Theme: Trains, Planes, And/Or Automobiles
Where: ARC (Adult Recreation Center)
When: Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 7:00pm-8:30pm

Roswell Photowalk & Competition | Open to members and non-members
When: Saturday, October 24, 2015, 8:00am-11:20am

Date for Photowalk: Saturday, 10/24/2015 *changed due to weather

Deadline to sign up extended to Friday, 10/23/2015.

Location: Meeting at Smith Plantation Pavillion. The Pavilion is located behind the Plantation Home. If standing in front of the home it is to your right side and behind the office building. Please park at City Hall and walk in up the paths and around to the back.

Time: Meet at 8:00 AM for welcome and selection of themes. Photowalk 8:30 AM to 11:20 AM. Lunch 11:30 AM (optional). Participants are invited to meet for lunch at Pastis, 928 Canton Street, Roswell, GA 30075.

Sponsors and Door Prizes: Peachtree Camera and Showcase

Price: $10. Your ten dollars will be used exclusively for this event's awards. All other costs will be covered by RPS.

Competition: Each participant can submit up to three (3) images of his or her choice from the photowalk by midnight on Friday, 10/30/2015. Images will be submitted online and will follow the monthly photo review digital submission dimensions. Images will be judged by Philip Bekker. Awards and award monies will be determined by the number of participants and entrance fees collected.

Awards: A slideshow of all submissions and announcement of awards will be presented at our November 3rd meeting.

Questions: Email Gittel Price.

** You may purchase RPS polo shirts to wear during our Photowalk.

Photowalk and Competition Entry 2015



RPS Monthly Program Meeting with Jennifer Boykin
Virtual Reality - 3D Photography
Where: ARC (Adult Recreation Center)
When: Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 7:00pm-8:30pm

Watch this quick sneak preview first by clicking on the link below, and don't forget to click on the title above to learn more about our speaker Jennifer Boykin:
3D Photography and Virtual Reality Imaging are here and will become more commonplace in the next few years. This session will introduce you to Matterport 3D technology, allow you to experience 3D immersive photography and provide an over view to how it works.

November Photo Review - Our Judge is Kathryn Kolb
Theme: Trees
Where: ARC (Adult Recreation Center)
When: Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 7:00pm-8:30pm

For the last 20 years, Kathryn Kolb has focused her energy on fine art photography of natural forms and landscapes, as well as educating about the rich, diverse ecosystems of the Southeast and environmental stewardship. Her fine art photographs are found in significant public and private collections as well as national and international venues.

In addition to being a fine art photographer, Kathryn is a Master Naturalist and is new Director of EcoAddendum, leading naturalist walks, giving educational talks and workshops in photography and in understanding native ecosystems in both urban greenspaces and regional wildlands.

Kathryn is known for a meticulous compositional style in her photograph and is engaged in exploring and articulating the relationships between fine art and natural forms and the geometries and science they have in common.

To see her photographs, bio and artist's statement, see


Annual Holiday Party
Where: ARC (Adult Recreation Center)
When: Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Annual Awards:

  • Photographer of the Year
  • Print Photographer of the Year
  • Digital Photographer of the Year
  • Photograph of the Year
  • RPS Volunteer of the Year

2015 RPS Holiday Party Registration