Author Archives: David Crooks

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April 5, 2019 – Featured on Instagram by the Capital Photography Center by Ann Sigafoos

NVPS member, Ann Sigafoos, had her photo featured on Instagram by the Capital Photography Center. Her work has also featured in Capital Photography Center’s Student Showcase for February: https://capitalphotographycenter.com/showcase/student-showcase-feb-2019 Congratulations Ann!

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May 5, 2019 – Programs: “Low Light Photography” with Brian Zwit

Brian Zwit is a nature and outdoor photographer and educator based in northern Virginia. He loves to photograph the elegance and majesty of nature and he especially likes to photograph landscapes but avoids the well-known […]

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May 28, 2019 – Member’s Forum: “Baseball” with Frank Napoli

Baseball Frank Napoli Biography I began my “career” in photography back in the mid ‘70s. Two close friends were photographers (one of them a young lady with whom I definitely wanted to spend more time), […]

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May 28, 2019 – Member’s Gallery: “Prints” with Ron Taylor; “Digital” with Kieulan Nguyen

Member: Ron Taylor – Favorites Description: The collection includes some of Ron’s favorite images. This collection includes some of Ron’s favorite images. He has been making photographs on an occasional basis for several years. Ron […]

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April 23, 2019 – Member’s Forum: “Wingtip to Wingtip: Aviation Photography from Planning to Post Processing” with Jeff Hancock

Wingtip to Wingtip: Aviation Photography from Planning to Post Processing Jeff Hancock Biography Wingtip to Wingtip: Aviation Photography from Planning to Post Processing   Jeff Hancock will discuss researching air shows, useful equipment, positioning,  tips […]

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February 2019: Portfolio Update

The Initial Portfolio Review was a great success.  So far twenty-five intrepid photographers have started the project and their work is amazing.  As always, the range of subject matter is broad, and the quality is […]

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April 2, 2019 – Programs: “The Art of Self Critique and Evaluation” with Alan Sislen

Presentation Description As photographers, we often find ourselves in the role of self-critiquer and evaluator. It’s clearly a case of learning by doing, but there are many skills and techniques that can help us become […]

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Nature Visions 2018 News

As we finish off the photo club year and enter into summer, a reminder from Nature Visions that the uploading of images for consideration in the photo exhibit at the expo begins August 13. You will […]

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May 31, 2018 – End-of-Year Banquet Judge Corey Hilz

Corey Hilz will be the End-of-Year Banquet judge . Collection of winning images (First, Second, Third, and Honorable Mention) will be collected beginning Tuesday, 24 April.) Corey is a professional photographer specializing in nature and travel […]

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May 15, 2018 – Competition with Judge Greg Holden – Oldies – No time limit

Greg Holden is a photographer from Rockville, Md who uses his photography to share with others how he sees the world. Greg is an avid hiker and while most of his photos are from visits […]