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2016 Spring Shoot April 13-16 - New York City

Announcing the 2016 Spring Shoot April 13-16, 2016

New York City, New York! 

Join us for the 2016 Spring Shoot, held in one of the greatest cities of the world: New York City! The LHSA Spring Shoot headquarters hotel will in the The New York Hilton Midtown, located at 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York, 10019. Centrally-located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, the Hilton features spacious rooms, styled with maple wood furniture and marble bathrooms, an 8,000 square foot gym, gourmet dining, elegant rooms with flat-screen TVs, and high-speed internet access.

Our planning committee is working to finalize the program for the Spring Shoot. 

Stay tuned for registration and hotel information coming soon!

Click here to make your hotel reservations.
Spring Shoot Registration now open. Click here


LHSA Student Photo Contest

LHSA invites all interested student photographers to help celebrate and enrich our Spring Shoot meeting in New York City, April 13-16th at the New York Hilton Midtown. The Student Photo Contest is an open competition (no restrictions as to subject matter, color or monochrome, type of camera, digital or film) Interested photographers are invited to submit up to two (2) total, hi resolution, electronic images in JPEG format to info@lhsa.org.


Submissions must be sent via email and shall be accepted no later than 12:00 pm CST, March 28, 2015.
All entries must have been shot in 2015 – 2016 and shall be the work of the photographer. The student will retain ownership of the images. Images will be judged by acclaimed photographer, Peter Turnley and will be announced during the meeting on Saturday, April 16th at 3:00 PM. Winners will be notified by e-mail or telephone.
1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place winners will be notified before the LHSA Spring Shoot meeting and will be invited to attend our annual meeting in New York at their expense.


CONTEST RULES:
• Up to two (2) images may be submitted in jpeg format compressed no larger than 2 megabytes and no larger than 1024 pixels in the longest dimension
• Images may be in monochrome or color and must have been shot in 2015 – 2016
• Submissions shall be sent via e-mail to info@lhsa.org, attention STUDENT PHOTO CONTEST 2016 in the subject line
• Images must be accompanied by an electronic  Cover Sheet that includes: 
1. Each image shall be labeled A and B, if two images are submitted 
2. Name – address – phone # - e-mail of the entrant
3. Image data should include a title, camera model and lens used
4. Aperture and shutter speed and ISO if known


WINNING ENTRIES:
• First Place winner will receive a one-year Print Membership to LHSA – The International Leica Society. In addition, an interview and first place image will be published in the Viewfinder.
• Second through Fourth place winners will receive a one-year Digital Membership. All winners will have their image published in the Viewfinder. 
• Winners will be invited to the Spring Shoot meeting. The Student Registration ($30 – Saturday only) will be the responsibility of the winner(s) You may register Here
• If the entrant is attending the meeting, please notify LHSA by e-mail.
• Images will only be used by LHSA for the contest.  Images may be displayed at the Spring Shoot, “Viewfinder magazine”, LHSA web site or other information sources.
• Images shall remain the property of the photographer

Register to attend the LHSA Spring Shoot · April 13-16, 2016 · New York City


$30 Student registration (Sat. only) · Got to lhsa.org and register today!


Announcing the 2015 Spring Shoot - New York City!

The 2016 Spring Shoot is set for New York City. Click here to reserve your hotel room now online. Our room block extends from April 13 - 17, 2106.


The New York City Spring Shoot hotel is the New York Hilton Midtown, located on 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York, 10019.
 
Stay turned for more information as it becomes available. 
 

 Future meeting sites include the following!

2016 Spring Shoot - New York City

2016 Fall Meeting - Vancouver, British Columbia

2017 Spring Shoot - Charleston, SC

2017 Fall Meeting - Chicago, IL

2018 Spring Shoot - Santa Fe, NM

2018 Fall Meeting - Boston, Massachusetts

Thanks for supporting the LHSA!  


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Announcing the 2016 Spring Shoot - New York City!

There 2016 Spring Shoot is set for New York City. Click here to reserve your hotel room now online. Our room block extends from April 13 - 17, 2106.

The New York City Spring Shoot hotel is the New York Hilton Midtown, located on 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York, 10019.
 
Stay turned for more information as it becomes available. 
 


RAFFLE TICKET SALES HIGHEST TO DATE!

We are pleased to report that the 2014 Raffle sales exceeded the all-time record!   The last day of ticket sales made the difference.  So many members supported the society by making multiple purchases.  Thank you for your generosity!

 

We will be processing ticket orders over the next 10 days.  If you mailed in an order form and have not received ticket numbers, you will hear from us within the next week.   

 

We look forward to the excitement of the Raffle Drawing on Tuesday, July 22.

 

Questions?  Send an email to info@lhsa.org

 

Good luck!