Welcome!

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.

Recent member images:

  • Paul-VanDerWerf-A-Tree-of-Gold
  • Wayne-Cotterly-B-Fish-For-Dinner
  • Sandy-Wescott-A-Monhegan-Sunrise
  • Brien-Richards-B-Lower-Antelope-Canyon
  • Mary-Powers-B-Tarn-Light
  • Meredith-Kennedy-A-On-Duty
  • Rick-Thompson-A-Salt-Flats
  • Knapp-Hudson-A-Desert-Mittens
  • EricPiskura-A-Vortex
  • Darylann-Leonard-A-Earth_s-Music
  • Ray-Clark-B-Gull-With-Nestling

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

News & Events

Monday Feb 18 at 7pm:  Skill Building Night  Creating Slide Shows: in preparation for Member Slide Shows on March 18, Mike Leonard will present on the creation of slide shows in the Windows program PicturesToExe.  For Mac or Lightroom fans, Knapp Hudson will demonstrate creating creating slide shows in Lightroom.

Monday Feb 25 at 7pm:  Skill Building Night  Shooting and lighting with club member Eric Piskura

Monday Mar 4 at 7pm:  Projected Image Competition  Two images per member. JPG format, dimensions: 1920px maximum width, 1080px maximum height. Please name your file your-name-A or B-Title of Image.  Add C- to the beginning of the file (one image only) if you are requesting a critique, for example C-Art-Wolfe-A-Backyard-SquirrelSubmission deadline: midnight Wednesday, February 27. Click here for image submission info.

Note: tonight is the last night to bring in prints for next week's Print Competition.

Monday Mar 11 at 7pm:  Print Competition  Two prints per member. Deadline for entries is March 4.

Complete Club Calendar