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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November 8, 2019 – Field Trip to Huntley Meadows Park

NVPS November Field Trip to Huntley Meadows Park When: Friday, November 8, 2019 (Rain Date, Saturday) Saturday, November 9, 2019 (No rain Date) CANCELLED! We are going there both days.  Please attend the date that […]


October 19, 2019 – Field Trip to Waterford, VA and Barbecue at Roger Lancaster’s House

October Field Trip Waterford, VA and Barbecue at Roger Lancaster’s House Waterford, located in northern Loudoun County, is one of the most photogenic locations in our region. Founded in the early 1700s, it is today […]


September 21, 2019 – Field Trip: Old Town Alexandria – Street Photography

September 2019 Field Trip Old Town Street Photography Within eyesight of Washington, D.C., on the Potomac River Old Town Alexandria, VA is nationally recognized for its rich history, beautifully preserved 18th- and 19th-century architecture, cobble […]


August 14, 2019: Field-Trip – to the Montgomery County Fairgrounds

On August 14 Mike Whalen will lead a late-afternoon/evening field-trip to the Montgomery County Fair in Gaithersburg, MD. This is an excellent opportunity to photograph colorful lights and carnival rides, award-winning farm animals, people having […]


July 20, 2019 – Field Trip: Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

July 20 @ 7:00 am until wilted Judy and Tana, wearing their big floppy floral hats, will be in the parking lot from 6:45 – 7:00 a.m. to greet participants. Website: Directions: Email your RSVP […]


March 23, 2019 – Field Trip: Truck Graveyard

The “Truck Graveyard” is the destination for our March 23rd Field Trip. The Graveyard is situated on the property of the PL Duncan Company located at 2 Duncan Store Road in Columbia Virginia. Travel time […]


May 3-5, 2019 – Field Trip: Chincoteague Island, Virginia

Plan a fun weekend shooting images in Chincoteague on the Eastern Shore of Virginia under the guidance of our President and Bird Photography extraordinaire Stan Bysshe. The drive will take between 3 and 4 hours […]


April 20, 2019 – Field Trip: Eastern State Penitentiary

Updated: April 16, 2019 Field Trip: Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia PA April 20, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm, Cost: $11 + $5 for tripods 2027 Fairmont Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130 This field trip […]


February 16, 2019 – Field Trip at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center is the destination for the NVPS February Field Trip, scheduled to meet at 10:00 AM on Saturday, February 16th. The museum is located in Chantilly near the Dulles Airport, accessible […]


December 1, 2018 – Field Trip: “Scottish Festival” – Alexandria, VA

Our December field trip will be December 1 in Old Town Alexandria. We’ll start with the Scottish Walk, a holiday parade that’s an Alexandria tradition, with the tartans of Scottish Clans, the  stirring sound of Scottish bagpipes and drums, Scottish […]