What we offer

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: August 3rd @ 7pm – Remote Video Conference

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Presented by Al Alvis

  • This meeting will be a remote video conference.  Refer to email sent with conference link.
  •  Al will discuss how to improve your competition scores Specifically Al will advise you
    • how to accelerate your photography learning curve,
    • what goes through the minds of the judges, and
    • how to use that insight to improve your scores.
  • Even if you have not participated in club competition in the past you will find this presentation informative and hopefully will encourage you to compete in the future.

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