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Based in Chicago, the Chicagoland Digital Photography (CDP) Meetup Group is the world's largest private photography group. CDP's focus is on digital photography and helping members find ways to develop and share their passion for photography. Our goal is to help one another fine tune our photographic technique and discover new avenues in photography, while growing a global community of digital photographers of all skill levels.

Do you wish you could take better, more artistic photographs? Do you want to learn more about digital photography? Maybe you just bought a new digital camera and want to learn how to use it? Are you looking for answers to your questions on digital photography? The CDP Meetup Group is for you!

Whether a beginner or seasoned pro, you'll find something in CDP to interest you. Our Meetup group features:

  • Photo outings & events
  • Photography classes, lectures, & workshops
  • Members-only Photo galleries
  • An highly informative discussion forum
  • Monthly assignments to challenge and improve your skills
  • Members' only discounts and opportunities
  • And much more!

Learn photography. Take and share your photos. Meet new friends! Membership is totally FREE and open to all! Even if you are not in the Chicagoland area, you will find CDP helpful in your photography!

Join us TODAY and take your photography to new exciting levels!

We're 7,509 Digital Photographers

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Saturday, February 13, 2016 12:00 PM

    Cupid's Undie Run

    3 Digital Photographers attending
  • Sunday, February 14, 2016 12:00 PM


    39 Digital Photographers attending
  • Tuesday, February 16, 2016 9:00 AM

    Chicago Auto Show

    3 Digital Photographers attending
  • Sunday, February 21, 2016 11:45 PM

    Photo Challenge: Ice-Ice-Baby (Reprise)

    34 Digital Photographers attending
  • Saturday, February 27, 2016 9:00 AM

    Photo Walk: Orchid Show at the CBG

    28 Digital Photographers attending
  • Monday, February 29, 2016 11:45 PM

    Photo Project 2016

    74 Digital Photographers attending
  • Monday, February 29, 2016 11:45 PM

    Photo Challenge: I Think I Love You

    21 Digital Photographers attending
  • Sunday, March 6, 2016 1:45 PM

    Photo Tour: Behind the Scenes at the....

    20 Digital Photographers attending
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016 8:30 AM

    Dyeing of the Chicago River

    27 Digital Photographers attending
  • Thursday, March 31, 2016 11:45 PM

    Photo Critique: Growing as a Photographer

    22 Digital Photographers attending
  • Saturday, April 2, 2016 9:00 AM

    Photo Walkabout: Michigan Avenue South

    25 Digital Photographers attending
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