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Spotlight on Members

Janice Shanahan

Janice Shanahan

Lakewood Ranch Digital Photography Club is made up of a diverse group of accomplished members whose experiences and backgrounds are interesting and worth sharing with others.  Beginning June 2017, a new column idea will appear occasionally as a link in future newsletters. As always your comments and suggestions are appreciated.  Please enjoy…

 

Spotlight on Members | Bob Bolcik

Posted by on Oct 14, 2017 in Member Spotlight | 0 comments

If you are new to the LWR Digital Photography Club or one of the not-so-new 300 plus members, you may have at some point wondered how the club began and who instigated such a successful club. Back in 2009, one person brought life to a small group of photographers with monthly meetings at LWR Town Hall.  His name:  Bob Bolcik. Bob’s passion for photography started after his move to Sarasota from Maryland in 2005.  He enrolled in courses taught by Dr. Jack Winberg at the Lifelong Learning Academy.  His abilities were recognized by his...

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Spotlight on Members | Nancy Falco

Posted by on Jul 30, 2017 in Member Spotlight | 0 comments

In three years, Nancy Falco has progressed from calling herself “someone who likes to take pictures” to calling herself a “photographer” who is selling her bird portraits at art festivals.  She began her photographic interests several years ago by enrolling in courses on photography and post processing at Art Center Manatee, and has continued educating herself with books, online classes, and workshops to improve her skills. She has been a LWRDPC club member since 2014. She competes on all levels, from monthly club 8×10 print competitions...

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Spotlight on Members | Susan Beausang

Posted by on Jun 11, 2017 in Member Spotlight | 0 comments

Spotlight on Members | Susan Beausang

I began this interview with the typical question: So, Susan, when and why did you become interested in photography? A simple answer was not forthcoming. I learned Susan Beausang is one of those people who is not afraid of trying new experiences. She is a golfer and a tennis player. Her previous careers included registered stock broker, a trader on the floor of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange, and manager and buyer in a womens’  clothing boutique. After moving to Florida in 2001, she formed a company to sell fashion forward scarves to women...

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