Author Archives: David Crooks


March 10, 2020: Education & Training: An Overview of Landscape Photography with James Norman

Landscape photography gives us opportunities to visit beautiful locations, see amazing sights, and even bring home and share a small portion of what we experience.  And you don’t need to travel to another continent or […]


Member News: Award Winning Image at 2019 S4C Int’l Exhibition of Photography with Kieu-Hanh Vu

Kieu-Hanh Vu won a Gold Medal for the image “Wildflowers” (PID – Monochrome General) at 2019 S4C (Southern California Council of Camera Clubs) International Exhibition of Photography.   The image was listed on page 38 […]


April 7, 2020 – Programs: Being a NASA Photographer with Aubrey Gemignani

Bio:  Aubrey Gemignani is a Documentary, Reportage, and Event Photographer. She is currently a full-time photographer and photo archivist at NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) in Washington, DC., where she has had the opportunity […]


Call for Entries for the 10th Anniversary Edition 2020 Annual Joseph Miller Abstract Photography Exhibit

CALL FOR ENTRIES Special 10th Anniversary Edition 2020 ANNUAL JOSEPH MILLER ABSTRACT PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT MAY 2 – MAY 25, 2020 The Joseph Miller Center for the Photographic Arts proudly announces its annual juried abstract photography […]


January 11, 2020 to January 20, 2020 – Member News: Member is a finalist in The Northern Virginia Conservation Trust’s 2019 Nearby Nature Contest

From The Northern Virginia Conservation Trust: “We were overwhelmed by the amazing entries we received for our 2019 Nearby Nature Photo Contest. More than 150 stunning photos were submitted, making the judges’ choices very difficult. […]


March 14, 2020: Field Trip: Luray Caverns

When: Saturday, March 14, 2020, at 10:00 a.m Where: Luray Caverns 101 Cave Hill Rd, Luray, VA 22835 Field Trip Leader: Jim Sinsheimer Join NVPS for an unearthly experience to the Luray Caverns March 14, […]


January 28, 2020 – Member’s Gallery: “Prints” with Fran Bastress; “Digital” with Art and Deb Rose

Prints with Fran Bastress Fran will entertain us on January 28 with a collection of the beautiful photographic images she’s created in recent years. Fran has been involved in photography for decades, and sees it […]


March 24, 2020 – Member’s Forum: Egypt – Cairo and Points South with Colena Turner

Members’ Forum March 24, 2020 – Egypt: Cairo and Points South, Colena Turner Since high school, Colena has enjoyed taking pictures.  With her film camera, she became the family photographer for get-togethers.  In 2003, she […]


December 16, 2019 to February 3, 2020 – Member News: Member’s Photos at Art Exhibit at Green Spring Gardens

Patricia Deege will have three photographs hanging in the upcoming art exhibit at Green Spring Gardens, 4603 Green Spring Road, Alexandria, 22312, Phone No. 703-642-5173. The exhibit will run from December 16 through February 3. […]


Member News: Friends of Huntley Meadows Photo Contest 2019 Winner

The Friends of Huntley Meadows Park Photo Contest results are in and Kim Sharp won two awards.   Is This My Good Side won second place and Mirror, Mirror on the Water won an honorable […]