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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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April 16, 2019 – Competitions: Theme – “Trains, Planes, Automobiles and Trucks” with judge Steve Gottlieb

Steve Gottlieb Thousands of Steve Gottlieb’s photographs—ranging from architecture to people to landscapes—have been published worldwide. His images have been featured in Shutterbug, Popular Photography, American Photo, Rangefinder, and Photo District News, among others. He […]

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April 23, 2019 – Member’s Gallery: “Prints” with Roger Lancaster; “Digital” with Chuck Campbell

Member: Roger Lancaster –  “Scene From My Eyes” Bio for Roger Lancaster A native of Western Canada, Roger first handled a camera when he was 6 years old when his grandfather, a photo journalist, let […]

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April 20, 2019 – Field Trip: Eastern State Penitentiary

Field Trip: Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia PA April 20, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 1:00pm Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous penitentiary in the world. Some of its most famous in mates include […]

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March 26, 2019 – Member’s Forum: “Papua New Guinea” with Kathryn Mohrman

Kathryn Mohrman will be the speaker for our March Member’s Forum She will talk about a recent trip to Papua New Guinea.  After more than 40 years as a teacher, administrator, and college president, she has […]

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March 5, 2019 – Programs: “Portraits” with Catherine Simmons

Presentation Description Catherine is going to be sharing on the topic of Family and Child Photography. This is a broad topic ranging from formal family portraits to candid snapshots for the family album. Catherine will […]

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February 26, 2019 – Member’s Forum: “Once in a Lifetime Trip to Israel” with Kirk Johnson

A Once in a Lifetime trip to Israel Kirk Johnson Biography Since joining NVPS in August 2012, Kirk Johnson has been taking digital photographs of a variety of subjects, such as architecture, street and urban, […]

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February 19, 2019 – Competition: “No Theme” with Judge Roy Sewall

Roy Sewall Bio Roy’s interest in photography evolved from travel in six continents, yet he found his own community to be one of the most photogenic locations in the world. From Roy’s interest in photography […]

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March 19, 2019 – Competition: “No Theme” with Judge John Hoover

John Hoover John is the Instructional lab Coordinator for Photography at Montgomery College in Rockville, MD and is an assignment photographer specializing in portraits, travel, and architectural photography. Before that he served as the director […]