Portland Head Light, Cape Elizabeth, Maine


The Portland Camera Club (Portland, Maine) has welcomed photography enthusiasts of all levels since 1899.  Meetings are held on Mondays from September through May at the American Legion Hall in South Portland. The address is 413 Broadway (click here for directions).

We meet to display and discuss photography in a friendly atmosphere. Visitors are always welcome, but only members may submit images in club 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.

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Tues July 28 - 7:30 PM
Special Meeting of the Portland Camera Club
The PCC Executive board has called a special meeting on Tuesday night, July 28 at 7:30. Location - please note: The Woodford’s Club (179 Woodford Street, Portland map). For more details, visit the Calendar page.
 

Summer Print Challenge
The subject for this summer is Nightscapes: a nighttime scene taken after sunset and before sunrise (includes twilight, aka the blue hour). Shoot nightscapes over the summer, and bring one nightscape print to the first PCC meeting in September. The winning print will decided by popular vote at the meeting, and the winner will receive a free membership for that year.
 

Assigned Subjects for 2015-16:
 
Motion Blur
A scene featuring the blur of motion.
 
Rain, Fog or Atmospheric Conditions
A scene featuring an atmospheric condition such as rain, fog, dust, sea smoke, etc.
 
Song Titles
An image suggesting the title of a song.