Posts: Field Trips

Travel to photogenic locations (both near and far) provides opportunities for members to sharpen their skills and network with other photographers. Monthly “Field Trips” can happen on any day or time selected by the coordinator.
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June 12, 2021: Field Trip: Shenandoah National Park, Big Meadow

The drive to the Big Meadows inside Shenandoah National Park from Fairfax is just over two hours.  This area has been chosen for its wildlife, landscapes, waterfalls and other diverse nature photography opportunities.  It also […]


May 15, 2021: Field Trip: Brookside Gardens

Brookside Gardens is part of the Wheaton Regional Park and is operated by Montgomery Parks. This award-winning 50-acre public display garden has a wide array of subjects to satisfy the landscape and garden photographer. The […]


April 10, 2021: Field Trip: Enid A. Haupt Garden / Smithsonian Castle

The Smithsonian’s Enid A. Haupt Garden sits at the center of the city block framed between 12th St. and 7th St. SW and Independence Ave and Jefferson Dr SW.  Included in this block are a […]


March 20, 2021: Field Trip: Huntley Meadows

Please join us for an outing to Huntley Meadows Park in Alexandria, Virginia. This park is a photographer’s dream! Extensive woodland trails, boardwalks through the wetlands, and an observation deck allow for close viewing of […]


December 5, 2020: Field Trips: Old Town Alexandria Holiday Lights Street Photography

*** Rescheduled to December 5th due to rain *** 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 […]


November 14, 2020: Field Trips: Great Falls, MD

Please join us in applying what we learned from September’s Education and Training session with Lynn Cates as we explore Great Falls, Maryland. What:  The C&O tow path between the visitor center and the path […]


September 11, 2020: Field Trips: Monuments at Night

Please join us for a club favorite, Monuments at Night on Friday September 11th at 7 pm.  This is a wonderful opportunity for all levels of photographers, especially beginners.  Your host, Steven Glintz, will be […]


October 3, 2020: Field Trips: Flying Circus and Hot Air Balloon Festival

*** Field Trip was rescheduled from August 15 & 16 2020 by the event host, Flying Circus *** Please join us for an exciting day at the Flying Circus Air Show and Hot Air Balloon […]


Field Trips, Field Trips, Field Trips

We are not giving up on field trips, nor should you! While we can not go on organized field trips and an increasing number of locations are being closed, the alternative is “StayFieldTrips”.  We know […]


March 14, 2020: Field Trip: Luray Caverns – CANCELLED

This field trip has been Cancelled! When:         Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.   Where:       Luray Caverns                     101 Cave Hill Rd, […]