North American Nature Photography Association

Connecting The Nature Photography Community

 
Join NANPA!



  #1  
Old 01-25-2010, 04:38 PM
cmhimages cmhimages is offline
NANPA Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Posts: 6
Default 8 year member ... new to forum

Hello Im Cindy Miller Hopkins. My very first exposure to NANPA was back at the Albuquerque Summit in 2003. The only reason I went was for the Portfolio Reviews, but found there to be so much more I was interested in! To make a long story, short the reviews went better than I could have ever hoped for or expected. I picked up my agent and we have been business partners ever since.

I am now a full time travel photographer with coverage in over 100 countries. I mainly shoot stock travel images that my agent then sells to clients like National Geographic, NG Traveler, Smithsonian, in-flight magazines, cruise & tour brochures, and a lot of textbook work. I also do assignment work for tour companies. This means I get paid to travel around the world and take pictures! It does not get any better than that for me. It's a dream come true.

As far as NANPA, I have been actively involved ever since my first Summit. I served as Co-Chair on the Portfolio Review Committee for 3 years and I currently serve on the NANPA Foundation Board. I also volunteer as a NANPA First-time Summit Buddy, which I LOVE.

I look forward to getting to know more NANPA members.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-26-2010, 11:47 AM
dougotto's Avatar
dougotto dougotto is offline
NANPA Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Carmichael, CA
Posts: 106
Default

Hi Cindy,

Welcome. I too will be a "Summit buddy" again this year. I did it last year and it was a lot of fun.

Cheers
__________________
Doug Otto
[url=http://www.binaryemulsion.com]Binary Emulsion[/url]
[url=http://www.binaryemulsion.com/wordpress]My Photo Blog[/url]
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-26-2010, 08:47 PM
cmhimages cmhimages is offline
NANPA Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Posts: 6
Default

Thanks Doug for being a Summit Buddy again this year! I will look for you there and hope to meet you in person
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Enabled for iPhone,Android,Nokia
Enabled for iPhone,Android,Nokia
Click for App

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
 

Web site design © Relevant Arts