Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers

P.O. Box 32324
Knoxville, TN 37930-2324

For information about the club, email

True Reflections by Holland Rowe
True Reflections by Holland Rowe.

Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers --

Sharing the Awareness of Nature through Photography

Next Meeting

Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 6:30
Pellissippi State Technical Community College auditorium

Jack Goodwin will present the January program. Check back for more information.

A special December issue of the SANP newsletter is now available.

2017 Salon Dates

  • Monday, Jan 9 through Friday, Jan 20: Print entries will be accepted at Thompson Photo, Fleetwood Photo, and f/32 Photo. Digital entries are also accepted during this time period. Submit to the email address included in the newsletter.
  • Saturday, Feb 4: Judging for print and digital entries at the First United Methodist Church in Knoxville from 12:00 pm until about 4:00 pm. This is the same location as last year.
  • Saturday, Feb 11: Judging snow date, same place, just in case.
  • Saturday, Feb 25: Salon dinner, 6:00 pm at the Bearden Banquet Hall (next door to Buddy’s BBQ), the same location as last year.

Read more about the 2017 salon. Rules and entry forms are included in the November newsletter and on the Salon page Note: the salon rules have been revised. Please use this new version, rather than one you downloaded earlier.

2017 Salon Special Category

The SANP Board has decided that the “special” category for the 2017 salon is “Reflections.” The guidelines for this category state that the image must include a reflection. Note: No manmade objects are allowed.

Become a Member

Membership dues for 2016-17 were due May 1. Complete our membership form and mail to Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers, Attention Allan Glazer (email, 2241 Breakwater Dr, Knoxville, TN 37922.

Remember, to be eligible for the 2017 Salon, your membership must be paid in full by December 31, 2016. The current issue of the SANP Newsletter (December) has the most up-to-date list of those who have paid their membership fees this year.

Reminder to SANP Members:

Do you have a great photo experience you want to share with fellow club members? If so, please send your photo and the story behind it to We will try to feature it in the newsletter as soon as we can.

Remember, to use your photos on the website or in the newsletter, we need an email addressed to granting permission. So send us one if you haven't already done so.