Photo Walks

Activity - Newcomer/Alumni

Activity Leader

Rob Paine (Newcomer)

E-Mail: robertwpaine@gmail.com
Telephone:

Join retired professional photographer and club member Rob Paine for a monthly  gathering of newcomers who love photography for a photo walk at a variety of locations in and around the City of New Bern. Rob will point out good photo opportunities and help other members with technique and feedback when they need it.

Questions?  Email Rob at robertwpaine@gmail.com

 

PAST EVENTS

Date:     January 31, 2023

Time:  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Location:  The Jack's Island area of Lawson Creek Park

Topic:  Nature and some great views of the river and of the historic downtown area of New Bern


Date:  December 15

Time:  4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location:  The Bandstand in Union Point Park, New Bern

Topic:  Holiday Lights and downtown Christmas Displays


Date: November 29th

Time:  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Location:  Meet outside the Centenary UMC at the intersection of Middle Street and New Street.

Topic:  Historic Church Buildings in New Bern

 

Date:  Thursday, October 27

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Location:  Historic Cedar Grove Cemetery, New Bern (Main Gates-Queen Street)


 

Date: Tuesday, September 27

Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location:  Bandstand at Union Point Park - New Bern, NC

The objective was to find creative ways to capture a great sunset and other scenes at the confluence of the Neuse and Trent Rivers.


 

For Info on Scheduled Activities

For upcoming events, check the calendar on the Home page. You can click on the calendar event for details.

Also, check the latest newsletter on the Newsletter page.

All Newcomers Club members are invited to our February 2023 photo walk, beginning at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 11, to photograph the picturesque waterfront village of Oriental. This is our first weekend event. 

This activity is led by club member Rob Paine, a retired professional photographer.

The February Photo Walk will take place Saturday, Feb. 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. We will start our walk at the entrance to the Oriental Harbor Village Marina, 516 Water St., Oriental, NC, 28571.

This group is open to all skills levels and cameras. Questions?  Email Rob at robertwpaine@gmail.comIf you plan on going, an RSVP to robertwpaine@gmail.com is appreciated.

If event is cancelled due to bad weather, I will email everyone that I have emails for.  Rain date for this event is Tuesday, Feb. 21, at 10:00 a.m.

For more info on Oriental, please visit https://www.pamlico.com/oriental.html. We hope to see you February 11th.

Special thanks to Randy Schmidt who designed our new special logo for the Photo Walk Activity. 

February 2023 Photo Walk. Newcomers


All current Newcomers Club members are invited to our January 2023 photo walk, beginning at 4:00 p.m., Tuesday Jan. 31, at Lawson Creek Park, to photograph nature and some great views of the river and of the historic downtown area of New Bern.

This activity is lead by club member Rob Paine, a retired professional photographer.

The January Photo Walk will take place Tuesday, Jan. 31, from 4:00 p.m. to roughly 5:30 p.m. We will meet at the Jack’s Island area of the park, which you can drive to by following the main park road past the Marina area.

This group is open to all skills levels and cameras. Questions?  Email Rob at robertwpaine@gmail.com. If event is cancelled due to bad weather, I will email everyone that I have emails for.  If you plan on going, an RSVP to Rob is requested but not required.

For more info on Lawson Creek Park, please visit https://visitnewbern.com/lawson-creek-park-details/. The park is located at 1309 Country Club Rd, New Bern. It is the park with the Blue Angel jet that you can see from Route 70.

We hope to see you January 31st.

Rob

JANUARY 2023 PHOTO WALK


 

Welcome from the Newcomers Club of New Bern

The Newcomers Club of New Bern welcomes you to the great state of North Carolina and to the wonderful city of New Bern.

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Home page photo credit - Joel Cure

Contact Info
Address

P.O. Box 14140
New Bern, NC 28562

Email

newcomerswebmasternb@gmail.com

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