What we're about

This is a group of folks of all levels who enjoy getting out, exploring, and photographing the great nature around us by visiting local parks in Virginia, Washington, DC, and Maryland around the I495 Beltway. We are planning to provide ways to get together to learn digital photography techniques and do some portrait and street photography.

Upcoming events (2)

Photograph Drifting Cars at Summit Point Raceway

Summit Point Main

Drift Nirvana - Feint or Fright
If you did not get enough of the drifting before, this time they will be on a bigger track.

https://www.motorsportreg.com/events/drift-nirvana-feint-freight-summit-point-raceway-shenandoah-553016

Be sure to read the guidelines:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_gT681a0DjWrXFEJt971lJBjaup4hBeX7NYGu75NBUA/edit?fbclid=IwAR2I9M0JaQgClmDL1UKEzO_DUyKPYiR2c4lFawgRHVQzYVGj6vZezomnwg4

There is a $10 entrance fee per person. Also, there is a place to have lunch at the track that is not too bad...

Drift Nirvana will be on the Shenandoah Circuit at Summit Point Motorsports Park.

Drift Nirvana to see cars race around the track and burn rubber like Fast and Furious...

Bring: Water, fully charged batteries, empty cards, tripod, comfortable shoes. SAFETY/HIGH VISIBILITY VESTS are recommended!

Any lens between[masked]mm will satisfy most needs.

Share only your very best, most interesting shots after the field trip, and keep it down to between 5 and 10 photos.

By sending in an RSVP and joining this meetup event hosted by the Virginia Beltway Photography Meetup, I am also agreeing to the terms of the following release and waiver of liability, which shall be binding on my heirs, executors, administrators, successors, and assigns. In consideration of my (and my child’s) participation in the Virginia Beltway Photography Meetup, I do hereby release, discharge, and hold harmless the Organizer, its members, officers, directors, employees, and the leader(s) of this event from any and all liability by reason of any damage, loss, expenses, or injury arising from my (and my child’s) participation in this event, including that caused solely or in part by the fault of any and all of the above-named parties.

Photograph State Arboretum of Virginia

Ginkgo Grove Garden

Please wear a Face Covering for your safety and the safety of others.

The highlight here is the Ginko Tree Grove that will turn yellow. Once you get on the property, stay to the right on the roads and you will see the grove of trees on the right side.

Share only your very best, most interesting shots after the field trip, and keep it down to between 5 and 10 photos.

Bring Water, Tripod, comfortable shoes, fully charged batteries, and empty cards

By sending in an RSVP and joining this meetup event hosted by the Virginia Beltway Photography Meetup, I agree to abide by the rules and regulations (where applicable) of the event location and I am also agreeing to the terms of the following release and waiver of liability, which shall be binding on my heirs, executors, administrators, successors, and assigns. In consideration of my (and my child’s) participation in the Virginia Beltway Photography Meetup, I do hereby release, discharge, and hold harmless the Organizer, its members, officers, directors, employees, and the leader(s) of this event from any and all liability by reason of any damage, loss, expenses, or injury arising from my (and my child’s) participation in this event, including that caused solely or in part by the fault of any and all of the above-named parties.

Past events (371)

Photograph Leesylvania State Park

Leesylvania State Park

Photos (28,472)

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