Author Archives: David Crooks

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May 26. 2020 – Member’s Forum: Iceland by Manny Fernandez

Manny Fernandez I have been involved with photography in one way or another since I was in middle school with my trusty Kodak pocket Instamatic camera and flash cubes. My 22 years in the Air […]

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April 28. 2020 – Member’s Forum: Impressionistic Photography by Jim Norman

Jim Norman’s photography focuses on landscapes and wildlife. He is a member of NVPS, the Loudoun Photo Club, and the North American Nature Photography Association, and is a Life Member of the National Wildlife Federation. […]

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Instructions on Joining a Zoom Meeting for NVPS Members

Subject: Instructions on Joining a Zoom Meeting for NVPS Members Dear NVPS Members, Since physical meetings at the Dunn-Loring Firehouse are on hold  for a while due to COVID-19, NVPS will continue with virtual meetings […]

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May 26, 2020 – Member’s Gallery: Digital – Heat Wave in Europe with Judy Guenther; Print (virtually) – Variety of topics (wildlife, people, mandalas, cars, etc.) with Kirk Johnson

JUDY GUENTHER, photographer, enjoys capturing scenes from her world travels in a variety of styles from storytelling to discovering small details in ordinary scenes. Capturing the beauty and art in nature and the people of […]

 

Field Trips, Field Trips, Field Trips

We are not giving up on field trips, nor should you! While we can not go on organized field trips and an increasing number of locations are being closed, the alternative is “StayFieldTrips”.  We know […]

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April 28, 2020 – Members Gallery: Digital – Shape and Texture By Ginger Werz-Petricka and NatGeo Arctic Expedition by Len Johnson

Shape and Texture By Ginger Werz-Petricka   Ginger joined NVPS in 2009 at a point in her life when she really needed to find a creative outlet. Over the years she has been involved with Members […]

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May 19, 2020: Education & Training – Portfolio Project: Second Final Review

May 19, 2020: Education & Training – Portfolio Project: Second Final Review  

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May 5, 2020 – Programs: Creative Camera Techniques for Storytelling with Kristi Odom

Learn from Nikon Ambassador, Kristi Odom, different creative camera techniques that will improve your narrative. She will teach how she uses techniques like multiple exposure, slow motion video, macro, and infrared photography to tell different […]

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May 12, 2020 – Competition: “Oldies” Theme (Images older than 2 years) with Judge Lawrence Jackson

Lawrence Jackson is a photo-journalist and former White House photographer for the Obama Administration. Prior to that, he spent 18 years working for The Virginian-Pilot and The Associated Press – in Boston and Washington, DC. […]

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April 21, 2020 – Themed Competition with Judge Don Becker

Theme: Through Rain, Snow, Sleet or Hail: Get outside with your camera in bad weather! Be sure to protect your equipment well as you venture out in bad weather to capture images in Rain, Snow, […]