Camera Clubs

Camera Clubs in Pennsylvania

Directory of U.S. Photography Organizations

If you are an amateur or professional photographer from Pennsylvania, joining a camera club or a photography organization can help improve your photography with a supportive community, skill development opportunities, and resources like workshops and equipment.

  • Joining a camera club is a great way to learn new skills and techniques from experienced photographers and fellow enthusiasts.
  • Camera clubs often organize photo walks, workshops, and competitions, which are excellent opportunities to challenge yourself and connect with other photographers.
  • They can also provide access to studio space, equipment rentals, and professional guest speakers.
  • If you're a beginner, don't be intimidated! Most clubs are welcoming and supportive, and there are often members of all skill levels.
Most camera clubs in Pennsylvania will allow you to attend a meeting (sometimes several) for FREE - before you decide to join and pay any membership dues.
📸 Did you know?
Some of the most iconic photographers, like Ansel Adams, Dorothea Lange, Alfred Stieglitz, Robert Capa and Edward Weston, were once members of camera clubs.

Not sure if you should join a camera club?
Need more help to decide? Be sure to read this article about why you should join a camera club.


Select your city in the state of Pennsylvania:


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Lehigh Valley Photography Club
Bethlehem, PA


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Columbia Montour Photographic Society
Bloomsburg, PA


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Bristol Photographers Club
Bristol, PA


PPA Affiliate
Professional Photographers Association of Pennsylvania
Carlisle, PA


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Cheltenham Camera Club
Cheltenham, PA


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Churchville Photography Club
Churchville, PA


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Doylestown Photo Club
Doylestown, PA


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ABC Photographic Society
Duncansville, PA


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Pocono Photo Club
East Stroudsburg, PA


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Lancaster Camera Club
Ephrata, PA


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Main Line Camera Club
Haverford, PA


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Delaware County Camera Club
Havertown, PA


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Greater Johnstown Camera Club
Johnstown, PA


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Upper Merion Camera Club
King of Prussia, PA


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Lebanon Camera Club
Lebanon, PA


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West Shore Photography Club
Mechanicsburg, PA


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Pittsburgh Photography Club
Mt Lebanon, PA


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New Castle Camera Club
New Castle, PA


PPA Affiliate
Northeast Pennsylvania Professional Photographers Association
New Milford, PA


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Perry County Camera Club
Newport, PA


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Palmerton Camera Club
Palmerton, PA


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Photo Society of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA


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Berks Photographic Society
Reading, PA


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Washington Camera Club
Washington, PA


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Greene County Photography Club
Waynesburg, PA


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Chester County Camera Club
West Chester, PA


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Susquehanna Valley Shutterbugs
Williamsport, PA

Use this link for a list of National Photography organizations.


Types of Camera Clubs in Pennsylvania:

Camera Club

A camera club is an organized group of photography enthusiasts in Pennsylvania who gather regularly to share their passion for photography, learn from each other, participate in workshops, and often engage in competitions and exhibitions.

Camera Club Council

A regional camera club council acts as an umbrella organization coordinating activities, competitions, and events among multiple Pennsylvania camera clubs, fostering collaboration and shared learning opportunities within a larger regional or thematic area.

PPA Affiliate

A regional photography group that is officially recognized by the Professional Photographers of America (PPA), allowing its Pennsylvania based members access to PPA's resources, educational programs, and certifications. Learn more about PPA in this article.


This listing of camera clubs in Pennsylvania is provided and maintained by Photographer and Photo Educator Joe Edelman.

Inclusion on this page is NOT an endorsement.
Groups are listed here either because I have personal experience with them OR I have reviewed their website, investigated them using Google, and did not find a compelling reason to exclude them from the listing.

Help me keep this listing up-to-date and accurate. If you find any errors or if you are aware of a group that should be included, please submit current details about your organization.


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Joe Edelman is an award winning Photographer, Photo Educator and the host of The The LAST FRAME LIVE, which is viewed by photographers in over 100 countries.  Follow this link to learn more about Joe or view his portfolio.
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