Franklin County Arts Council Photography Guild 

Photography Guild
FCAC Photographers Guild is a mix of experienced and novice photographers. New members are always welcome. Join us on our Facebook page where we share photos and talk shop.
New members are always welcome. Stop by and check us out.  
Photography & Writers Guilds Combined Meeting

Date: 2nd Monday of the month. January, March, May, July, September, November
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: FCAC Headquarters located at 22 S. Main Street, Franklinton, NC.

Photo challenge monthly with members sharing photos at the next meeting for fun and critique. Our Facebook page also includes a weekly challenge.

Workshops and photo outings are offered during the year.

Members document FCAC activities with their photos and volunteer in the community.

Seeing the Light, Photography Workshop
with Bob Ringham

Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Where: 22 S. Main St, Franklinton
Cost: FCAC Members - $30.00. Non Members - $40.00

Bob Ringham will present a photographers’ workshop Seeing the Light at Franklin County Arts Council Headquarters, 22 S. Main St, Franklinton NC on April 14th.  This day-long workshop will include:

Understanding your camera’s settings
Shooting in raw vs jpg format
Adobe RGB or sRGB
Being a Seeker of Light

The workshop will begin at 10 AM at the gallery. At 12 noon attendees will go out into the field for hands-on experience, instruction, and lunch. Bring a bag lunch. Beverages will be provided. Tammy Winkel, pet photographer, will join Bob and share what makes a good pet photographer. Workshop attendees will return to the gallery at 4:30 for photo viewing and critiquing.

To register contact FCAC at or call 919-497-6910. Class size is limited; acceptance will be on a first come, first serve basis. Limited Class Size.
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Note cards for sale at our UpFront Gallery! $12.95/box of four 5x7 prints suitable for framing. Franklin County scenes by FCAC Photo Guild Members Joe Barta IV, Donna Campbell Smith and Jackie Dove-Miller. Proceeds help fund Photo Guild projects.


2016 Annual FCAC Photography Show

Jim Liestman was the big winner this year. He won first place in the color division with his photo “Wetlands Sunset”, and first place in the black and white division with his photo “Serenity”. His “Wetland Sunset” was the Best in Show.

In the black and white category second place went to Donna Campbell Smith with “Wee Little Bear.” Third went to Bob Ringham for “Lady in the Woods” and fourth to Pamela Andrejev for “Calhoun Square, Savannah.”In the color division second went to Karla Jackson with “10,000 Feet above the Gulf”. Third went to Jim Liestman for “Floating” and fourth to Donna Campbell Smith for “Safe in Harbor.”