June’s Assignment – Gettin’ All Wet!
May 25, 2012  Author:   (4)

What would life be without water? Easy answer is that there simply wouldn’t be any life without water. Water is everywhere. It sloshes, seeps, runs, pools, freezes, floods and falls. It evokes emotions such as calm and peaceful, yet our tears are outward expressions of anger or sadness. We float on it, surf on it, […]

Spring Shooting Ideas … For You!
May 18, 2012  Author:  

According to the calendar hanging on the wall above my desk, spring officially began on March 20 this year. However, according to the number of days I have comfortably worn shorts, flip-flops and have forgotten to wear sunscreen, (which of course is a more accurate calendar), spring has only been around for a few days. […]

Overland Park, Kansas Assignment Results
May 4, 2012  Author:  

…And that’s a wrap folks!!  Our 2012 Photo Weekends season is in the books! Instructors Doug Johnson and Tim Cooper knocked it outta the park with a fun-filled couple of days in Overland Park, Kansas last weekend. We’d like to take this opportunity to extend a gigantic thank you to everyone in Overland Park, and […]

April’s Assignment Gallery – Going Green!
April 27, 2012  Author:  

It is becoming apparent that these monthly assignments inspire you to go out and shoot with them in mind. Each time we post a new one, we are always curious about what you will do with it, and are always pleased when our expectations get shattered by your efforts! So, how did you do with […]

May’s Assignment – Leap of Faith
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So it’s May. In the world of RMSP, this is the month we live in anticipation of the arrival of a new batch of eager Summer Intensive students in June.  These students arrive in Missoula, Montana from all over North America and the globe, with some having never set foot in our part of the […]

Seattle Assignment Results
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Photo Weekend instructors Tim Cooper and Doug Johnson had the pleasure of paying a visit to the fine, fine city of Seattle last weekend. From the sounds of it, the overall report came back with two thumbs pointing up! Big thank you to everyone in the Emerald City that attended and made our time with […]

Billings Photo Weekend Assignment
April 20, 2012  Author:   (1)

Whew! What a whirlwind of a Photo Weekend that was! With Neil’s free lecture on Friday night, Tim Cooper and Doug Johnson offering two days of great education, and Neil and Marcy James offering portfolio reviews on Saturday and Sunday evenings, we packed a lot into our time in Billings. Thanks to everyone who joined […]

More Images From Birmingham & Minneapolis
April 19, 2012  Author:   (1)

I love that we are still receiving images from participants in our Photo Weekends this year! Upon checking my email this morning, I was happy to see that another image came our way. These two are from Margaret Lee, a participant from our Weekend in Birmingham in February and Jenny Evans, who attended the Minneapolis […]

Birmingham Weekend Assignment…the sequel!
April 13, 2012  Author:  

Due to the Easter holiday last weekend, we weren’t expecting to have any participant images to post today. But thanks to Cindy LeGrand, a participant at our Birmingham Photo Weekend, we are back in business!! Cindy missed the deadline to submit after her Weekend, but came through with a submission of great photos anyway. So […]

Albany Assignment Results
April 6, 2012  Author:  

We’ve heard nothing but good things coming from Albany after our Photo Weekend there last weekend. It’s a bit out of our usual Montana neighborhood, so we appreciate the warm welcome you provided to Tim Cooper and Doug Johnson. And a big thank you to everyone who submitted images for our assignment. Here they are […]

Indianapolis Assignment Results
April 2, 2012  Author:   (1)

To all of you fine folks who contributed images after the Indianapolis Photo Weekend, sorry to keep you waiting over the weekend for you to see your images here. But on the bright side, this post might make your Monday a little bit brighter. By the way … Tony Rizzuto and Eileen Rafferty had a […]

March’s Assignment Gallery – The Magic Number 3
March 30, 2012  Author:  

For the month of March, we asked our readers to show us their best work with the theme in mind of that crazy little digit lying between 2 and 4 on the numeric scale, the Magic Number 3. Our fantastic readers/creatives first loaded the bases and instead of simply hitting a triple, they managed to […]

April’s Assignment – Going Green!
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Well, hello to all of you post-St. Patrick’s Day celebrants! On March 17th, we had asked you to show us your true colors by posting any images you had of a green nature – or green beer – on our RMSP Facebook page. So where were you when we needed you, huh? You can’t tell […]

Bismarck Weekend Assignment
March 23, 2012  Author:   (1)

Sneaking this one in just under the 5 o’clock-on-Friday-wire! We received one image from our homework assignment given at the Bismarck Weekend. We are grateful for your submission, Rose Klein!! Even though it makes us want spring to arrive in Missoula like it has (apparently) in Bismarck! Here’s what Rose had to say about her […]

Boise Weekend Assignment Results
March 19, 2012  Author:   (2)

Woops!  Looks like someone was too excited about St. Patrick’s Day on Friday and completely forgot to post the results from the Boise Photo Weekend. My apologies to our contributors.  Looks like there is no pot o’ gold at the and of the rainbow for this blogger.