Front Page News

In an effort to keep our members updated on current events at MAPS, look here for the latest Front Page News.

  • October Program – James Iska – “Photography Black and White”. Jim Iska is a specialist in the Department of Photography at the Art Institute of Chicago. Jim has concentrated primarily on architectural and landscape photography, and he has produced photographs for books focusing on the cities of New York and Philadelphia, and on Chicago’s parks. His talk is titled “Photography Black and White” and explores the extremes in which the medium of photography is placed See the Programs page for details.

  • “Wonders of Nature” – A MAPS Fall Exhibit at the Wasco Nursery and Garden Center in St. Charles – Sept 7 thru Oct 24, 2016.  MAPS members are exhibiting 30 nature images in the gallery at the Wasco Nursery and Garden Center in St. Charles.

  • MAPS Workshop – Basic Photoshop with Lisa Sly.  Lisa Sly will be leading a Photoshop Getting Started Workshop series for MAPS.  This is truly for those of us that have never touched Photoshop or need beginner level guidance.  There will be three workshops, with the October workshop covering the Photoshop Selections and Secrets.  For more information visit the Workshops page.

Planning a trip?  Visit the Destinations page.  Each entry includes not just beautiful images but information about the locale as well.  Recent additions to Destinations are Guatemala and Belize by Tim O’Brien and Bernese Oberland (Switzerland) by Hart Kannegiesser.

MAPS Membership – If you are looking for information about MAPS membership, visit our About Page.

Remember to visit our Calendar page often for details on future events.  And if you have any comments or feedback on the MAPS website, please feel free to email us at:


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