The Portland Camera Club has welcomed photography enthusiasts of all levels since 1899. Meetings are held on Mondays from September through May at the Woodfords Club, 179 Woodford Street in Portland (click for map).

We meet to display and discuss photography in a friendly atmosphere. Visitors are always welcome (only members may submit images in competitions). To learn more about us, visit our About the Club page. For a schedule of club events, visit our Club Calendar.

The Portland Camera Club is a charter member of the Photographic Society of America and the New England Camera Club Council.

Recent member images:

  • Fred-Heimann-A-Up-Up-and-Away
  • Greg-Roscoe-b-The-Foreside
  • Joanne-Smith-B-Three-Dories
  • Joyce-Love-b-monhegan
  • Knapp_Hudson_A_Quiraing Morning
  • LindaAlschuler-B-Always-Ready
  • Maryann-Nowak-B-Winter-Falls
  • Mike-Cullivan-A-Scavenging
  • Paul-vanderwerf-b-cadillac-sunrise
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News & Events

Monday 9/25 at 7pm:  Guest Speaker: Robert Pennington  Robert Pennington is a documentary photographer and filmmaker as well as an educator and graduate of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. His work has included projects in Los Angeles, New Zealand, Guatemala, Europe, Colombia and Lewiston, Maine. Visit www.picturesverite.com

Monday 10/2 at 7pm:  Discussion: Mobile Phone Photography  For this discussion, everyone is invited to submit an image taken with a cellphone. The discussion will include post-processing issues such as added textures, etc.  Submit your image by emailing the JPG image file to pccupload@gmail.com. Every entry will receive a confirmation email within 72 hours. The ideal image size is 1400 px maximum width, 1050 px maximum height. Deadline is midnight the Wednesday before the meeting (9/27).

Complete Club Calendar