Coastal Camera Club to host Photo Beach Bash on March 24

The Coastal Camera Club announced this week that it will feature nationally renowned photographers as speakers at its Photo Beach Bash on March 24 at the Atlantic Sands Hotel & Conference Center, 101 N. Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach. Doors will open at 8 a.m.

Photographers are being invited to explore and expand their photographic horizons, learn the tips and techniques of the pros and imagine how they can take their images beyond the ordinary.

“From novice to the expert, these photographers will have something for everybody.”

The presenters and their topics include:

• Rad Drew — “A New Frontier: Creating Extra Ordinary Images with your Mobile Phone” (

• Derek “Chase” Fahsbender — “The Art of the Street Portrait” (

• Jay Fleming — “Nautical Chesapeake Photography” (

• Joe Brady(keynote speaker) — “Producing Images with Impact” (

In addition, there will be exhibitors of photographic equipment, a raffle and door prizes, a flea market, image critiques and other related activities.

Tickets for the Beach Bash cost $25 per person until Feb. 28 or $30 thereafter. They may be purchased on line at, under Eventbrite. They also may be purchased at the door on a cash-only basis.

In addition, two optional workshops will be presented on Saturday, March 23, at the Atlantic Sands Hotel & Conference Center. They will include:

• “Get Prints That Match Your Monitor” by Joe Brady, 9 a.m. to noon, at a cost of $49 (for additional information about the workshop and to register, visit; and

• “Creative Imagery with Your Mobile Phone” by Rad Drew, 1-4 p.m., at a cost of $60 (for additional information on the workshop and to register, go to

The cut-off date for discounted rooms at the Sands is Wednesday, Feb. 20. Attendees must call 1-800-422-0600 and reference booking #9277 and Coastal Camera Club Beach Bash in order to get the discounted rate.