Author Archives: mike whalen

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June 5, 2020: End-Of-Year Competition Results and Awards with Judge David Blecman

Here are the 2020 End-Of-Year results with judge David Blecman. The awards and program for this final event for the 2019-2020 season can be found here: NVPS_EOY_Banquet_Program_2020 . The awarded images can be seen in the […]

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May 12, 2020 – Competition Results with Judge Lawrence Jackson – No Theme, No Time Limit

Here are the results of the May 12 competition. Due to the coronavirus, the competition was virtual and only digital images  were entered. May, 2020 Competition Results with Judge Lawrence Jackson –  no theme; no time […]

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June 5, 2020: End-of-Year Awards Night (7:00 PM) – With Judge David Blecman

Welcome to our very last meeting of the 2019 – 2020 season, NVPS End-of-Year Awards Night! Since we unfortunately cannot get together for an actual dinner and happy hour, it will be held virtually (via […]

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April 21, 2020: Competition Results with Judge Don Becker – Themed Competition

Theme: Through Rain, Snow, Sleet or Hail_ Get outside with your camera in bad weather! PDF file of 2019-2020 cumulative competition standings can be seen here: Copy of 2019-2020 Competition Standings (002) Note: Due to […]

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June 5, 2020: End-of-Year Competition with Judge David Blecman

Our judge for the End-Of-Year (EOY) competition is professional photographer, David Blecman. See his BIO below. Prints and digital for this competition are judged privately and the results and awards will be presented at the […]

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February 18, 2020: Competition Results with Judge Sean O’Rourke – No Theme

PDF file of 2019-2020 cumulative competition standings can be seen here: Copy of 2019-2020 Competition Standings February, 2020 Competition Results with Judge Sean O’Rourke – No Theme Color Prints – Class 3  (Advanced Photographer) AWARD […]

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February 29, 2020: Six Continents One Humanity – Exhibit by Kathryn Mohrman

SIX CONTINENTS ONE HUMANITY – A photography exhibit by Kathryn Mohrman You are invited to an artist’s reception on Saturday, February 29, 5:00 – 7:00 pm River Road Unitarian Universalist Congregation 6301 River Road (entrance […]

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Now – March 29, 2020: Beanetics Exhibit – Solo Show with Lynn Cates – (Reception CANCELLED)

Note: The reception on March 29, 2020 has been CANCELLED! Lynn Cates Exhibit– Interesting Skies Our current solo show at Beanetics Coffee Roasters is Lynn Cates’s beautiful “Interesting Skies”.  These images are unusual because the subject […]

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February 5, 2020 – Stan Bysshe Wins Award at Annual NANPA Competition

Member, Stan Bysshe, was awarded the judge’s choice award in the bird category at the North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA) 2020 Showcase, an annual photo competition. Each year, a jury panel of industry professionals […]

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February 2020 – Wayne Guenther’s Image “Ready For Rain” to be Published in Northern Virginia Review, Spring 2020

Member News – Wayne Guenther’s  photo, “Ready for Rain”, was accepted by the jury committee of the Northern Virginia Review (NVR), volume 34, which will be published in the Spring of 2020.  The NVR is […]