Posts: Activities

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December 22, 2020: Member’s Forum – Cruising the Southern Caribbean with Kevin Linde

Kevin Linde will be discussing and presenting images from a time when he cruised the southern Caribbean. Kevin was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa and moved to Canada in 1992 where he met […]

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December 22, 2020: Member’s Gallery – Prints (Virtually): Memories of Greenland with Judy Graham & Digital Travels in Postwar Cambodia & Vietnam – Part II Vietnam with Bill Corbett

Prints (Virtually) Memories of Greenland with Judy Graham Judy has been fortunate to do some amazing things in her life, but the week she spent in Greenland aboard the 100-foot schooner, the Opal, remains one […]

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November 2020: Portfolio Project Update – The Artist Statement

The Portfolio Project is moving along, and some participants have started to upload images.  This year is going to be another treat for the membership when we have our reviews. For our portfolio participants, once […]

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Portfolio Article and Information on “The Artist Statement”

(Reprinted with permission from Lenswork.com. Issue #103, Nov-Dec 2012 )* The Artist Statement The first thing I ever wrote was with a crayon — Crayola Burnt Sienna, as I recall. [I see you stifling a […]

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December 15, 2020: Competition with Judge Jennifer King – Theme: “Fall Harvest”

Competition Theme: Fall Harvest: Farms to Farmers Markets. A colorful time of year when produce is being farmed and sold. Land crops only, to reflect the colors and/or work gathering and selling the fall harvest. Jennifer […]

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December 4, 2020: Field Trips: Old Town Alexandria Holiday Lights Street Photography

Please join us for an evening of holiday lights and street photography in historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Founded in 1749, the city boasts an array of historic homes, churches, businesses and museums. They are […]

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December 8, 2020: Education & Training – Bird Photography with Bill Corbett

Bird photography is for everyone interested in the wildlife, beauty, and light that can be found just outside your kitchen window or far beyond.  Bill’s presentation will detail photography of birds at rest and in […]

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MAPV 2020: Competition Awards and Juried Images

Congratulations to the NVPS members received 6 of the 12 “Best In Category” awards at Mid-Atlantic Photo Visions 2020 Expo announced on November 7, 2020. Best in Birds: “Summer Hummer 2020 2” Bill Corbett – […]

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December 1, 2020: Programs: How to Shoot the Moon, Fireworks, Waterfalls, and Snow with Marie Joabar

Marie Joabar from the Capital Photography Center will present How to shoot the Moon, Fireworks, Waterfalls and Snow at NVPS’s December 1st program meeting. Marie Joabar has been immersed in photography and photography education for […]

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November 24, 2020: Member’s Gallery – Prints (Virtually): Bears of Brook Falls with Jerri McDermott & Digital: America the Beautiful with Lynn Cates

Prints (Virtually): Bears of Brook Falls with Jerri McDermott Given a blank sheet of paper in elementary school with an assignment to draw something terrified Jerri as she could never come up with something original. […]