DC ABC Photo Scavenger Hunt

Recently I was at a store and was inspired by a poster I saw. Someone had gone around and found the alphabet in the city. It was not just letters from signs but the letters were found in street windows, architecture and more. So this gave me the idea for a new and different photography exercise.
We will meet at the Top of the Smithsonian Metro stop in the National Mall. We will from there split into groups and venture to different areas of DC...ideas Geroge Town, Monuments, Chinatown, Adams Morgan, and more. After 3 hrs those who care to can meet back at the National Mall and we can share the photos we took, discuss, and if anyone wants maybe get a bite to eat together.
** If there is rain we will reschedule for August 17th at the same time**

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  • Carol Horton W.

    Didn't take the metro. Fun excursion. Didn't see any meet up people. Arrived about ten minutes late. The event was a great idea and a lot of fun to shoot. Makes you look at your surroundings differently.

    August 4, 2013

  • Crystal V.

    Thank you to everyone who braved the grey skies. We had a few sprinkles but nothing too much. I am loving the pictures that I'm seeing. I hope everyone had a great time and look forward to seeing everyone again soon.

    August 4, 2013

  • Emily

    Starting to rain in DC

    August 3, 2013

  • Jonathan W.

    Moderate-to-heavy rain in Loudoun County.

    August 3, 2013

  • Crystal V.

    Even with overcast skies we WILL still be doing this event. Hope to see you there. Again feel free to call/txt me if needed. I will be wearing white shorts and a coral color t-shirt.

    August 3, 2013

  • susan

    Sick got to pass this time :(

    August 3, 2013

  • Shawn H.

    got called in to work at he last minute so I won't be able to make it

    August 3, 2013

  • Crystal V.

    Hi everyone, just incase you need to reach me my cell is[masked]-0687....feel free to call or text me if you need anything. I will be near the bench at the top of the National Mall Smithsonian Exit of the Metro.

    August 2, 2013

  • Laniece

    Have another event the same time. This sounds like fun!

    August 1, 2013

  • Annette M.

    This will be my first ever scavenger hunt. Sounds like it's going to be so mych fu.

    1 · July 30, 2013

  • Snowbear

    Looking forward to the fun! It's looking like I'll have a couple of ride-alongs. :)

    1 · July 30, 2013

  • Glenn B

    Looking forward to this event; should be a lot of fun with a little exercise thrown in.

    1 · July 29, 2013

  • neyesa

    So wish I wasn't stuck working this weekend.

    July 28, 2013

  • Carol Horton W.

    Great idea! Looking forward to it!

    July 28, 2013

  • Carol Horton W.

    What a great idea! Sounds like fun!

    1 · July 28, 2013

  • Brian C.

    I'll be doing another type of scavenger hunt. Not the fun kind either. Everybody have fun.

    July 27, 2013

  • Kelly C.

    I'd like to do this, hopefully bringing a friend and my boyfriend!

    1 · July 26, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I will be out of town!!

    July 14, 2013

  • Alexandra L.

    Looking forward to this photography adventure.

    1 · July 14, 2013

  • Snowbear

    I love a good scavenger hunt. My two sons (19 & 25) _might_ be able to go but that's not confirmed.

    1 · July 14, 2013

  • Ann O.

    Sounds like fun! And a great way to challenge yourself to think about composition.

    2 · July 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    wow this sounds so fun, I have to pick up my daughter from the airport that morning though :(

    1 · July 13, 2013

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