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We meet the first Monday of every month throughout the whole year, and then 4 times a year, competition is held on the third Monday of the Month. We meet the whole year, not stopping for the summer months as some other Club will do.  View our scheduled meetings and events in our calendar or in the right side bar on our News page.     

Next Meeting: December 7th @ 7pm – Remote Video Conference

Program: Bird Photography Simplified-“My Approach to Capturing Images”

Guest Speaker: Glenn Bartley

  • Glenn Bartley is a world-renowned professional nature photographer from Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. He focuses almost all of his efforts on capturing intimate images of birds in their natural habitat. Glenn is especially well known for his portraits of rare and difficult to photograph birds from the Neotropical Region and his portfolio of hummingbird images.
  • Glenn will share his approach to simplifying the process of bird photography while still striving for high quality wildlife images. From equipment selection to field techniques to post processing, Glenn will share his approach to bird photography.
  • This is an online meeting via Zoom.
  • Invites will be sent out before the meeting.

View Our Latest Competition Results and Image of the Year

Congratulations to Ramu Bijanki  winner of the 2019 Image of the Year for his image, Hunting Boreal Owl

See these and the other finalists below and here,   2019-2020 Image of the Year Finalists!

Also Class A and Class B digital images from our latest competition can be viewed on the “Competitions” page . All our competition images are also on the MNSPC Flickr site. Compete to have your winning images displayed. Here are the Image of the Year finalists:

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Meetings are held year-round on the first Monday of each month (excepting holidays) in the Mayslake Hall at the Mayslake Peabody Estate. Meetings start at 7:00 p.m. and guests are always welcome.

Come visit us at:

Mayslake Peabody Estate (map)
1717 W. 31st St. , Oak Brook, IL