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, November 29, 2016, 6:30
Cafeteria Annex, Pellissippi State Technical Community College (near auditorium where meeting is usually held)

For our program this month we will be presenting some of the most stunning images on the planet... YOURS! We are having a critique of images submitted by the membership.

Read more about the critique on the Events page and in the November newsletter.

2017 Salon Dates

  • Monday, Jan 9 through Friday, Jan 20: Print entries will be accepted at Thompson Photo, Fleetwood Photo, and f/32 Photo.
  • 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 has a 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.