Google Photos with MacChUG VP Myron Flindt – May 17th

Google Photos is the topic of the May 17th talk by Myron Flindt

This popular app offers free, unlimited storage across different devices, but it also has a wealth of other features that are often overlooked. Our club vice-president, Myron Flindt, will highlight many of these features and show how Google Photos can be used to create books, collages, slideshows, animations as well as store, manage, edit, search and share digital photos.

This is a must-have app for anyone who likes to take pictures. Find out why Google Photos has over 500 million active users per month.

De-clutter with iAmazing – Jan 18th

iMAZING Presentation at 8:00 to 9:00pm

Transfer Music, Playlists, Photos and more from iPhone, iPad, and iPod to PC/Mac/iTunes

You can also manage Videos, Contacts and SMS/MMS Messages

Discounts available for MacChug Members


Transfer Music, Playlists, Videos & more from your iDevice to PC, Mac and iTunes

Move Photos, Contacts, SMS Messages Between iPhone, iPad, iPod and PC/Mac

Don’t have iTunes? Transfer data between two iOS devices without installing iTunes.

Mac and IOS Special Interest Groups – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

MacChUG offers five (5) Special Interest Group to meet your needs.

Now you can determine your personal need and attend one of the classes listed below:

iPhone Beginners **New class just for beginners**



Mac – Novice

Mac – Q & A

Mr. Derrick Story Photographer, Photojournalist, Podcaster “The Digital Story.”

image of Derrick Story
Photograph of Derrick on the Sonoma Coast in Northern CA by Scott Loftesness.

Our next meeting on Thursday April 17th at the Elks Lodge at 6:30 will be a Novice meeting with Ron Steinke to answer questions, then at  7:30pm, we will have Derrick Story present:
The Nimble Photographer
Technology has allowed us to travel lighter without giving up capability. But how do you put the pieces together?
In this talk, Derrick Story will show you his tips for traveling light, whether you’re on vacation or just out for the day. He’ll talk about technologies for the iPhone, the iPad, and the latest in camera gear.
So pack your iOS device, and join Derrick for an evening of Nimbleosity.

Derrick Story is a writer, photographer, and teacher. He publishes weekly photography podcasts at, and maintains a journal of nimbleosity at

Derrick is a senior contributor for Macworld Magazine, online journalist for a Photography Magazine, and photography evangelist for Lowepro. He has more than 21 titles at

He has authored several books, including his latest, iPad for Digital Photographers, published by Wiley and Sons.

image of book iPad for Digital Photographers


Discover innovative ways to strengthen your photography business with your iPad

Many photographers are turning to the flexible, easy-to-use tools of the iPad and relying on them to wear a variety of hats in their photography business. Whether portable portfolio, editing tool, payment-tracking system, or appointment calendar, the iPad melds together the best attributes of the cell phone and a laptop computer and this unique book highlights them all. With this helpful resource, you’ll learn how to get the most out of your iPad to not only improve your business but also enhance your photography.