Shooting Opportunities and Photography Events Calendar


Date / Time Shooting Opportunity / Photography Event / Workshop



Premiered on Aug 12 and 13 on PBS.  Many repeats.  See local listings.

Photography Event: FAMILY PICTURES USA – seeing America through family photo albums

View on PBS TV

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 Aug 24 to Sept 19

Shooting Opportunity: Sussex County Sunflower Maze. Their sunflowers usually bloom mid-August thru mid-September.

Liberty Farm, 101 County Road 645, Sandyston, NJ 07826 

September 12-22

Photography Event: Photoville – free outdoor photo festival is a modular venue built from re-purposed shipping containers. It will feature more than 90 indoor and outdoor exhibitions, as well as 30+ panels, workshops, nighttime projections and more.

Brooklyn Bridge Park in DUMBO beneath the span of the Brooklyn Bridge

Photoville in NYC

Sept 21 through Oct 27 – 9am to 6pm, 7 days a week

Shooting OpportunitySunflower Festival – Wander through millions of white, red and classic yellow sunflowers as well as thousands of mums, cut flowers and ornamental corn.

Call ahead to check on bloom report – 609.448.7483. Check website for ticket prices

Holland Ridge Farms, 86 Rues Road, Cream Ridge, NJ  08514

Sunday, September 22nd, 1-4pm

Shooting Opportunity: Photo Meet-Up at Brook Hollow WineryJoin professional photographer, Ken Hubbard, for an afternoon of fun and hand’s on photography while exploring the grounds and vineyards of Brook Hollow Winery. Free Tamron Lens loaners will be available. Don’t miss this great time with fellow photographers. $10/person. Receive a $10 token to be used towards a wine tasting or any merchandise in the winery!

Included: Free Tamron Lens Loaners, Useful Tips on Creating Great Images, and Tamron Bonus Rebates.

Brook Hollow Winery, 594 New Jersey 94, Columbia, New Jersey 07832. (908) 496-8200

Photo Meet-Up at Brook Hollow Winery


Photography Event: JOURNEY TO ICELAND, NOVA SCOTIA and AFRICA,  PLUS SOME LOCAL WILDLIFE. A photographic presentation by David Surks accompanied by music.


Saturday, October 12. 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Photography Event & Shooting Opportunity: Photo Exposition  Topics are: 1. How to set up,
light and get great results for Still Life Photos (Clarke Warren).  2.  Using Photoshop with special emphasis on Layers and Masks ( Jack Moskowitz). 3. Tricks and techniques for getting award winning fall photos (Jordan Basem). 4. With 9 miles of hiking trails, a lake the Environmental Center offers a great opportunity to get some early fall photos. So bring your camera and do some shooting.

You must register in advance at . The fee of  $10 will cover the cost of room rental and refreshments.

Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Bridge, NJ. 


Sunday, October 13, 4:30 PM – 6 PM

Shooting Opportunity: HAUNTED NEW HOPE PHOTO WALK.  Visit Bucks County will be hosting a FREE photo walk through historic and haunted New Hope Borough. Join the Visit Bucks County staff and other photo-enthusiasts to tour downtown spooky hot spots. The group will be led by a New Hope ghost expert who will take photographers to some of the most haunted and exciting landmarks in New Hope or you can venture off on your own.

Meet on the corner of the entrance to the Union Square shopping center (West Bridge Street), New Hope, Pa.   Click here to find parking in New Hope.


June 5-6-7, 2020

Photography Event: Airshow – WWII Weekend at the Mid-Atlantic Air Museum, A Gathering of Warbirds

Spaatz Air Field, 11 MUSEUM DRIVE, READING, PA 19605 

Airshow Site and Mid-Atlantic Air Museum Site