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Welcome to Lansdale Camera Club

We are a group of photography enthusiasts with a variety of experience levels and photographic styles.

 

Our camera club meets every 3rd Monday (unless otherwise specified), September-June at the Lansdale Public Library, starting at 6:30 PM.

Our Next meeting is:

Monday November 21, 2022.

Hi All,

Our next meeting, on November 21st, will be at the Library. Attendees will be asked to wear masks during the meeting. This month's theme is Leaves.

Thank you to John  Mills for his presentation of Significant Photos through Photographic History.

 LCC Team

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About Lansdale Camera Club

In January 1935, four photography enthusiasts decided to form a movie camera club. They called it The Amateur Movie Club of Norristown. During an April meeting, they discussed the new color film, "Kodachrome." Women were admitted in 1938, and the first 16mm sound movies were shown. As 35mm photography increased in popularity, the club began to focus on print and slide events and education.

In 1952, to reflect changes taking place, the club renamed itself to the Norristown Camera Club. Shortly thereafter, in response to increased population into suburbs and a need for a more accessible and modern building, it relocated to Lansdale. In 2002, the club appropriately renamed itself to the Lansdale Camera Club.

Today, the club continues to grow and adapt. Events focus on many types of photography, including slides, color/black-and-white prints and digital technology. The club's biggest accomplishment recently was to win 1st prize in slides and 2nd prize in trade-processed prints at the Ray O'Day competition - a competition among camera clubs in the Delaware Valley.

The Lansdale Camera Club continues to foster a club atmosphere that meets the needs and varied interests of its members.

 

Meeting Information


When: 6:30 PM on the 3rd Monday of each month from September through June

 (with exceptions in January and February; we meet the 2nd Monday) 

Location: Lansdale Public Library - Community Room, 301 Vine Street, Lansdale, PA 19446

 

 

Membership


Visitors are welcome to our meetings.

For those who decide to join our club, annual membership is $20 per person and $35 per couple.  

MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: LANSDALE CAMERA CLUB.