Camera Clubs

Camera Clubs in Washington

Directory of U.S. Photography Organizations

If you are an amateur or professional photographer from Washington, 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 Washington 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 Washington:


Camera Club
F:67 Camera Club
Bremerton, WA


Camera Club
Rainier Hills Photography Club
Buckley, WA


Camera Club Council
Northwest Council of Camera Clubs
Des Moines, WA


Camera Club
Puget Sound Camera Club
Edmonds, WA


Camera Club
Tri-Cities Photography Club
Kennewick, WA


PPA Affiliate
Professional Photographers of Washington
Kingston, WA


Camera Club
Pilchuck Camera Club
Lake Stevens, WA


Camera Club Council
Columbia Council of Camera Clubs
Longview, WA

Camera Club
Monticello Camera Club
Longview, WA


Camera Club
Olympia Camera Club
Olympia, WA


Camera Club
Puget Sound Stereo Camera Club
Seattle, WA

Camera Club
Seattle Photographic Society Inc.
Seattle, WA


Camera Club
Mount Baker Camera Club
Sedro-Woolley, WA


Camera Club
Olympic Peaks Camera Club
Sequim, WA


Camera Club
Kitsap Photography Guild
Silverdale, WA


Camera Club
Spokane Camera Club
Spokane, WA

Camera Club
Spokane Valley Camera Club
Spokane, WA


Camera Club
Tacoma Photographic Society
Tacoma, WA


Camera Club
Film Pack Camera Club
Vancouver, WA

Use this link for a list of National Photography organizations.


Types of Camera Clubs in Washington:

Camera Club

A camera club is an organized group of photography enthusiasts in Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington based members access to PPA's resources, educational programs, and certifications. Learn more about PPA in this article.


This listing of camera clubs in Washington 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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