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April 2019

Swap Night – Bring in your Used Gear for Sale/Trade

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Once a year NVPS has a mini event called "Swap-Night" (or something like that). Members can bring in their used/unused photo gear to sell or trade with other members. This will happen between 7:00 - 7:30 PM,  and again during a break so come early if you wish to participate either as a seller or a buyer. At 7:30 we will start our usual meeting:  Shooting Under Crappy Conditions with Stan Bysshe. Setup your gear on the back tables.

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Education & Training: “Shooting Under Crappy Conditions” with Stan Bysshe

April 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Education & Training: “Shooting Under Crappy Conditions” with Stan Bysshe

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May 2019

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

May 3 - May 5

Stan Bysshe 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 depending on your starting point. Ten rooms have been reserved at the Comfort Suites in Chincoteague (757-336-3700/5452). Rooms should be reserved by April 3rd to get discounted rates. May 3rd is the Annual Chincoteague Seafood Festival from 10 AM to 4 PM. Here’s…

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May 7, 2019 – Programs: “Low Light Photography” with Brian Zwit

May 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Brian Zwit is a nature and outdoor photographer and educator based in northern Virginia. He loves to photograph the elegance and majesty of nature and he especially likes to photograph landscapes but avoids the well-known locations, preferring instead the solitude of the backcountry. He looks for new and creative ways of presenting landscapes, including photographing them on real and instant film and post-processing them in new ways While focusing on fine art nature photography, Brian also enjoys other genres of…

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Competition: “Oldies (No Date Restriction)” with judge David Blecman

May 14 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm

David Blecman David Blecman, a member of the Professional Photographers of America, started his photographic career in 1978, and started Positive Negatives in 1997.  He is now an internationally recognized photographer and instructor, having taught in over a dozen countries to photographers, models, and makeup artists. His personal mentoring programs for photographers and commercial models continues to grow in popularity.  David has photographed projects for such clientele as Sears, Color Me Beautiful, JC Penney, Bath & Body Works, Foot Action,…

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Portfolio Project: Final Portfolio Project Review with Brian Zwit

May 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This is it everyone! The final Portfolio Review is on May 21 and we have a special surprise for you. Local photographer and workshop leader Brian Zwit has agreed to be our reviewer, www.brianjzwit.com. Many of you will remember the wonderful job Brian did as our reviewer for the 2016 Portfolio Project. We are lucky that he has agreed to come back this year. It’s time to start wrapping up those final images and work on your presentation. Please have…

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Georgette Grossman will be at the “Review My Image” table

May 28 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

On Tuesday, May 28, Georgette Grossman will be at the “Review My Image” table from 7 to 7:30 p.m. Bring your image on a laptop, tablet, or as a print and discuss it with Georgette to develop ideas for changing or improving it — or maybe leaving it as is. If you bring image processing software on a tablet or laptop, you can see potential changes on the spot. This opportunity is the last “Review My Image” session of the…

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Member’s Forum: “Baseball” with Frank Napoli

May 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Baseball Frank Napoli Biography I began my “career” in photography back in the mid ‘70s. Two close friends were photographers (one of them a young lady with whom I definitely wanted to spend more time), so I decided to get a camera and become “a photographer”.  I bought a used Nikkormat FT2 body (which I still have) and one of the aforementioned friends gave me a 50mm lens, so I was set! We spent time together shooting a lot of…

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Member’s Gallery: “Prints” with Ron Taylor; “Digital” with Kieulan Nguyen

May 28 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Member: Ron Taylor - Favorites Description: The collection includes some of Ron’s favorite images. This collection includes some of Ron’s favorite images. He has been making photographs on an occasional basis for several years. Ron uses Nikon equipment.  His walkabout camera is a Nikon D750 with a Nikon 24-120 lens. He uses use a Tamron 150-600 lens for distance shots and a Nikon D105 for close-up work. Ron began competing in Class 1 in 2016, was promoted to Class 2…

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June 2019

Annual End-Of-Year Banquet – June 7, 2019

June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  The NVPS Annual Banquet - Fri. June 7, 2019 at 6 PM - Waterford At Fair Oaks. Please join us for the annual NVPS End of Year Banquet. The banquet is the culmination of the NVPS year, providing the opportunity to review and remember the competition photographs that received awards, recognize the distinguished service of NVPS members, honor past and current board members and volunteers and to enjoy camaraderie with fellow club members and guests. AND it is the grand finale…

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