"Just watching competition is inspirational" - Paul Bruce

June 17 - Saturday

Carillon Park

Shoot the historic buildings in Carillon Park.  We will have several models there, in period dress to enhance to your photos.  We will also be allowed to stay an hour after the park closes so we can take photos without other visitors around.

Gather at the entrance at 3pm so we can see how many photographers we have and enter together. If we have 20 or more, the entrance feel will be only $5.

Enjoy dinner afterwards at the Carillon Brewing Company.

Time - We will meet there at 3pm.  We will be able to shoot until 6pm.

Admission is $8 - if we have 20 or more, it will be only $5.

Open to guests

Open to


July 22 and Aug 26

Raptor photography - Milford, OH - click here for details

Raptor, Inc. in Milford, OH has a wonderful selection of raptors.  During these photo shoots the raptors will be displayed for your photographic pleasure. Birds will be perched in picturesque natural settings. Photographers can be as close as 10-15 feet from the birds and will have plenty of time to shoot. Tripods and telephoto lenses are recommended but not necessary.

Space is limited to 12-15 photographers.  Please contact Jonathan Neeld to book your space - jonathan.neeld@gmail.com

Photographs taken at Raptor Inc. cannot be used or sold for personal gain. You will be required to sign an agreement on the day of the shoot.

Start time - 8:00am, at the site

Address - 961 Barg Salt Run Rd. Milford, Ohio

Admission - $20 at the gate

Open to guests

Open to


Aug. 19 - Saturday
Photo shoots and pot luck dinner at Rieger's Barn

Join us for an evening of fire photography, on the ground, and in the sky.

Bring a dinner item for sharing and your own drinks. A crock pot with your favorite recipe, casserole, appetizer, salad or desert to share.  There are plenty of outlets to plug crock-pots into, an oven, and a microwave.  Dinner ware and cups will be provided.

After dinner we will do some photography with burning steel wool as it is spun on a string, making Spirographic designs. See photo below. We will do some light painting photography. If you have any special lights or ideas for light painting, feel free to bring them.  

Finally, skies permitting, Gary Cook will spend the evening and late night teaching you how to do some astrophotography.  He will have multiple tracking devices available to allow photography of galaxies as well.

Start time - 4:00pm - until ???

Click here for Directions to Rieger's Barn

Open to guests


Tripod Camera Club Summer Photo Shoots