North Shore Camera Club Meeting Dates 2019-2020
Founded 1935
Meeting Dates 2019-2020 Year. All Meetings in Vail Room except as noted


Summer Workshops (for summer 2019)
June 15 and 22:  Lightroom – Jeff Klug


July 13 and 20:   Elements – Bill Brown


Aug 10 and 17:   Photoshop – Jeff Klug

Summer Meetings 2019 (Third Tuesday)

June 14 - Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park


June 18 - Creative Projects in Photography - Michael Kirkland    


July 12 -   Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

July 16 -   How to Photograph Dragons – Al Alvis

August 9 - Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

August 20 - Smart Photo Editor – Debbie Durham

September 13 -Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

September 17 - “Birding Tips by Shelley Preston


Fall and Winter Meetings


October 1 -     Competition

October 11 -    Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

October 15 -    Architecture – John Williams

November 5 - Competition

November 8 - Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

November 19 - Time photography and videoing – Don Chen

December 3 -  Competition

December 10 - Holiday Party


​December 13 - Breakfast:  10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

2020 Meetings

January 7 -     Competition

January 10 -   Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

January 21 -   Critique Night – Bill Brown

February 4 -   Competition

February 14 -  Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

February 18 -   Portrait Workshop – Bill Brown

March 3 - Competition

March 13 - Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

March 17 - Experiencing Versus Seeing: Using Your 11 Senses, Yes 11! For Better Composition - Hank Erdmann

April 7 -Competition – double competition prints (4 images in each category)

April 10 - Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

April 21 -Street Photography 

May 5 - EOY Competition. Member’s short programs: 5-minute slideshows

May 8 - Breakfast: 10 am at Country Kitchen, 446 E. Central Ave., Highland Park

May 12 - Annual Member’s and Friend’s Dinner


May 19 - iPhoneography – Jerry Hug



"Photography is a love affair with life" - Burk Uzzle


Welcome to another year of competition and friendly informative meetings.  Meetings and workshops are held at in the Vail Room at Lake Forest Place, 1100 Pembridge Drive, Lake Forest, IL. Equipment set-up will start at  7 p.m.   Presentations and Competitions start at 7:30 p.m.  In the Summer months, Workshops are held in the Training Room.   Before each program night, a one-on-one critique will be available for your image.  If you would like to have more than one image critiqued, you may bring it. We will be starting with one image per person but if no one is waiting in line, you can have an additional image critiqued.
2019-2020 season

(All meetings are on Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted)

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