Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers
P.O. Box 32324
Knoxville, TN 37930-2324


cathederal rock
Cathederal Rock by Brad Cottrell.

In Memorian

Longtime SANP member Chuck Cole passed away early Tuesday, August 25, 2015. His wife, Hazel, said that he died in his sleep. Chuck had battled numerous medical issues in recent years. They have been active in SANP for the last 15-20 years, and Chuck had served on the Board of Directors.

Memorial and graveside services will be Friday, August 28, 2015 at 1:30 pm at East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, 2200 East Governor John Sevier Highway, Knoxville, TN. Click Funeral Home Middlebrook Chapel, 9020 Middlebrook Pike, Knoxville, Tennessee 37923 is serving the Cole family. Condolences may be left for the family at


Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers Sharing the Awareness of Nature through Photography

What's New

Next Meeting: Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 6:30
Goins Auditorium, Pellissippi State Technical Community College

SANP member Larry Perry presents for us “An Evening with Larry.”  It promises to be interesting, maybe controversial and educational, and definitively entertaining. You won't want to miss this!

Read more about Larry in the August newsletter.

2016 SANP Salon

The SANP Board chose the “special” category for the 2016 salon: “Selective Focus.” For this category, the subject of the image must be in sharp focus with all other elements out of focus.  Note: Subject must be nature.

Become a Member

Membership dues for 2015-16 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.