The Gaithersburg Camera Club primarily serves upper Montgomery County, though members come from all over.  The club is meant for camera enthusiasts of varying skills and interests.  Our goal is to help you become a better photographer and give you a place to meet others who share your passion for photography.  Our programs and activities provide information and instruction for all skill levels. Visitors are welcome to attend our meetings with or without a member.
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Our Meetings
Camera Club Meetings are held twice per month!

Speaker Meeting: April 8, 2019 - 7pm - Topic: State of the Industry
Speaker: Burke Seim
Service Photo has been working closely with photographers since 1948.  Burke Seim purchased the business in 1991, and has done whatever it takes to survive in the ever-changing world of photography & retail in those 28+ years. Burke will discuss & demonstrate many new photography products being introduced. His insights will help photographers find the best products for their needs, at the lowest prices available, while avoiding many common pitfalls of buying in an internet world. Visit his store website at: or click his bio for more details.

Competition Meeting: April 22, 2019 - 7pm - Theme: OPEN 
Judge: Corey Hilz
Corey Hilz is a professional photographer specializing in travel and adventure sports.Corey goes beyond the documentary image, looking for fresh perspectives and the decisive moment. Corey is a published author and his work is seen in magazines, books, calendars, and catalogs. Click his website or his bio for more details.

Photography Field Trips
The Gaithersburg Camera Club has launched a series of single day photography field trips that are within an easy drive from our hometown. Members with any level of experience are free to join us at a variety of locations.

Diyanet Center of America Turkish Mosque, Lanham, MD - 4/17/2019
Our club field trip to Diyanet Center of America Turkish Mosque in Lanham, MD will be on Wednesday April 17, 2019. We will meet at 3:15pm for carpool at the usual Park-N-Ride Lot (I-270 & Quince Orchard Road). There are a few restrictions on this trip. Please click this for more details. Please click on Turkish Mosque to sign up.


Click Planned Field Trips and Field Trips Sign Up Lists to see more information.

GCC Meet-Up
It’s a new concept to provide club members with more opportunities to shoot together without counting on a GCC field trip coordinator to accompany the group.

Competition Winners
(Click this to see past years competition images)

Club Competition Winners 9/2018-8/2020

All Photos are copyrighted by the artists and may not be downloaded, reproduced, copied, stored  or manipulated in any manner or form whatsoever without the prior written permission of the artist.
If you wish to contact the artist, please email the webmaster

For more information on our activities and how to find us, go here
Maryland Photography Alliance