Photographers of the Parks

Photographers of the Parks is a club of nature photo enthusiasts wanting to share knowledge with like-minded folks and support the mission of the park district through photography. The club welcomes photographers of all skill levels and provides members with a variety of opportunities to improve their photography skills through information sharing, critiques, instruction, and recognition of accomplishments.

Club Mission Statement
The club strives to bring together and welcome all people interested in photography, nature, and the parks; to gather and learn from one another; and, through photography, enjoy and promote the use of the wonderful Medina County parks.

Join Us
The current membership consists of over 75 photographers from Medina County and surrounding areas.
If you are interested in learning more, please plan to attend, and bring along a friend! 

Regular monthly meetings, photo outings and walks, tutorials, and education classes, speaking events, photojournalist coverage of park district programs, monthly photo assignments, photo contests, social events.

Meetings are held once a month with a few exceptions. The time period one hour prior to regular meetings may be reserved for tutorials and photo walks. No registration is required. Club meetings consist of a brief review of club business and a review of images from the monthly photo assignment followed by selection of the photo of the month. Refreshments and snacks are provided.

2020 Meeting dates are cancelled until further notice due to COVID 19 
January 26 at Wolf Creek
March 29 at Wolf Creek
April 26 at Wolf Creek
May 24 at Wolf Creek
June 28 at Wolf Creek
July 26 at Wolf Creek
September 27 at Wolf Creek
October 25 at Wolf Creek
November 22 at Wolf Creek

All meetings start at 3 p.m.

Membership Requirements
Participation is open to all individuals over the age of 16. For those members under the age of 18, parental accompaniment or a signed parental permission slip or liability waiver may be required for selected club outings and activities. Annual dues for the POTP club are $5, and current membership in Friends of Medina County Parks, Inc. is required. Benefits of club membership include access to the club’s photo sharing website, attendance at members-only events, and participation in club-sponsored contests. Guests are welcome at meetings and some club-sponsored activities. You may attend two consecutive regular meetings before deciding to become a member.