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Nature Photography Summit
Learn from experts in the field
Join our biennial signature event in odd-numbered years when the world’s best nature photographers gather to present inspirational keynote presentations and breakout sessions.
- Meet industry legends
- Participate in hands-on field events
- Join a portfolio review
- Try equipment through demos and loaner gear
- Learn in our educational breakouts
- Connect 1:1 with colleagues
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The NANPA High School Scholarship Program is an immersive, hands-on education program held in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Our scholarship program is awarded to 10 high school students to attend a five-day field event where they can learn from the industry’s top shooters.
Combining classroom and field-based instruction, students will have the chance to improve their nature photography skills, learn about NANPA, meet industry professionals, and gain an appreciation of the Smoky Mountains’ rich natural history.
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Our Summit College Photography Scholarship Program is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to attend our Nature Photography Summit and Trade Show and participate in a hands-on experience using photography to tell a story for nature.
This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity fosters personal contacts with the top pros in nature photography as well as other industry leaders.