Special Events

Thursday Evening, March 2

NANPA Lightning Talks

Join us for an exciting hour of NANPA Lightning Talks, a series of short (6 minute) presentations by NANPA members. Topics can include passion projects, techniques, funny field anecdotes, or other fun and interesting stories.  Presenters include:

Benjamin Olson, Jenny Adler, Matthew Cicanese, JP Lawrence, Marie Read, Jaymi Heimbuch, Sebastian Kennerknecht, Jennifer Leigh Warner

Friday Evening, March 3

From the Heart of Florida to America’s Heartland: Connecting People with Places Through Photography


Join us for this special evening program with photographers Carlton Ward Jr. and Michael Forsberg, both recipients of the 2016 NANPA Environmental Impact Award. Carlton and Michael, both Senior Fellows of the International League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP), have devoted their careers to telling conservation stories close to their homes in Florida and Nebraska. Carlton will speak about his long-term work documenting the Florida Wildlife Corridor (http://floridawildlifecorridor.org), and Michael will speak about Platte Basin Time-lapse (http://plattebasintimelapse.com), a long term documentary project using time-lapse photography to see a Great Plains watershed in motion; educating via multi-media storytelling.Florida Wildlife Corridor ExpeditionMF bio shot