Posts: Member’s Forum


September 25, 2018: Member’s Forum – “Streets of Old Shanghai” with Gerry Abbott

Streets of Old Shanghai The neighborhoods of Shanghai’s Huangpu district continue to be under constant redevelopment. Entire blocks of Huangpu housing projects (typically dating from 1870 ~ 1930) are being demolished and replaced with modern […]


May 22, 2018 – Forum: Ginger Werz-Petricka – Cuba: Havana and Beyond

May Forum with Ginger Werz-Petricka Ginger has been a member of NVPS since 2009 and has been involved with both Members Gallery and Education and Training, but, her main interest is the Portfolio Project, where she […]


March 27, 2018 – Member’s Forum with Michael Aarons

Michael Aarons Michael has an NVPS member since the 2014-2015 season.  Michael enjoys photographing concerts, his dog, and anything else that catches his attention at the moment.        Until 2015, Michael primarily used a Nikon D5000, […]


February 27, 2018 – Forum: David Heagy: Iceland

David Heagy My father helped me buy a Rolleiflex 2.8E Twin Lens Reflex camera while I was in high school (I still have it). He showed me how to take basic pictures, develop, and print […]


January 23, 2018: Forum – Some Nature, Travel & Sports Photos, and Tips with Bill Corbett

Some Nature, Travel & Sports Photos and Tips with Bill Corbett A photographer of student life and sports for his college yearbook in the late seventies, but thereafter without a darkroom or free film, Bill […]


April 24, 2018: Forum – Into the Wild Blue Yonder with Alan Goldstein

A member of NVPS since 2012, Alan has been involved in some way or other with photography for the past 55 years.  It all began with a science teacher instructing him on the art of […]


October 24, 2017: Forum – “The Great American Eclipse” with Dan Ward

Monday, 21 August 2017, was one of the most talked about astronomical events of the century. It was the first time since 1979, that the contiguous United States had seen a total eclipse. The total eclipse could […]


September 26 2017: Members Forum with Kirk Johnson – Photo Mandalas – From Photographic Concept to Final Design

Since joining NVPS in August 2012, Kirk Johnson has been taking digital photographs of a variety of subjects, such as architecture, street and urban, portrait, black-and-white, floral and abstract. Armed with his trusty Nikon D5300 […]


April 25, 2017 – Forum: A National Park Celebration with Judy McGuire

Judy’s presentation will celebrate the National Parks, in honor of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service in 2016.  She has visited 190 of the 417 total properties in the system.  Her images will […]


May 23 2017: Member’s Forum – Dan Ward on Astrophotography

As an 11-year old, Dan L. Ward first took “close-up” photos of the moon by holding the family’s Brownie Hawkeye camera to the eyepiece of his Gilbert 3” reflector telescope.  The results may have been […]