Posts: Education & Training

Education and Training – On the second Tuesday of every month, experienced club members share practical advice on a range of photographic subjects. The list below shows current and past presentations. Click on “Upcoming Events” to see a full list of upcoming weekly activities.


March 10, 2020: Education & Training: An Overview of Landscape Photography with James Norman

Landscape photography gives us opportunities to visit beautiful locations, see amazing sights, and even bring home and share a small portion of what we experience.  And you don’t need to travel to another continent or […]


February 11. 2020: Education & Training: Portfolio Project – First Preliminary Review

First Preliminary Review, Portfolio Project – Details coming…


January 14, 2020: Education & Training – Artistic Image Processing with Roger Lancaster

Education & Training – Artistic Image Processing with Roger Lancaster Roger Lancaster has been a member of NVPS since 2009. He first started his journey into photography as a 6-year-old when his grandfather, a photojournalist, […]


December 10, 2019: Education & Training – Anonymous Critique with Fran Bastress and Kathryn Mohrman

Education and Training: December 10, 2019 Anonymous Critique with Fran Bastress and Kathryn Mohrman Take this opportunity to get feedback on your images. Submit images you are experimenting with new software; images that need just a […]


November 12, 2019: Education & Training – Image Critique: Assessing Your Own, and Others’, Images with Willa, Ginger and Mike

Speakers’ Panel for Education and Training: The panel will include members: Willa Friedman, Ginger Werz-Petricka and Mike Whalen The November 12th E & T panel discussion will offer a basic methodology of assessing images, whether […]


October 29, 2019: 5th Tuesday – Navigating the NVPS Website and Gallery with Mike Whalen; Portfolio Project Update with Ginger Werz-Petricka; Also, The Annual Swap Meet

This year, October is one of those months with 5 Tuesdays, so for the October 29 meeting, we will have a special presentation by former club president, Mike Whalen on navigating the club’s website. Last […]


October 8, 2019 – Education & Training: Changing from Nikon to Micro Four-Thirds; the Good, the Bad, and the OK with Wayne Guenther

This presentation provides Wayne’s perspective on the decision process to leave a long-standing camera system, and a review of my learning curve to adapt to Micro Four-Thirds.  He will have an orientation of the features […]


September 24, 2019: Education & Training – Matting with Bob and Willa Friedman

At this month’s Education and Training session, Bob and Willa will present a how-to/hands-on matting seminar to help members prepare their images for print competition, exhibits or for personal use.  They will present how they cut […]


October 8, 2019 – Education and Training: Review My Image with Stan Bysshe; Ask Me a Question – TBD

Stan Bysshe for Review My Image, and TBD for Ask Me a Question.   Review My Image and Ask Me a Question The “Review My Image” and “Ask Me A Question” tables will be open […]


September 24, 2019 – Education & Training: Review My Image & Ask Me a Question

Fran Bastress for Review My Image; Jim McDermott for Ask Me a Question (Nikon equipment and Lightroom) Review My Image and Ask Me a Question The “Review My Image” and “Ask Me A Question” tables […]