Advancing the Art of Photography


Laguna Woods Village “Art Affair”
Saturday June 3rd, 11AM-3PM

Visit the Camera Club table, get your free portrait pics, checkout member images for sale,
meet other Club members. at Clubhouse #2.
Intermediate Elements Class
Monday May 22 (Closed to enrollment)

Ongoing class by Art Ramirez for the Adobe Elements image editing program.
View other classes on the Education page.
Intermediate Photoshop Class
Monday May 22 (Closed to enrollment)

Ongoing class by Art Ramirez for the Adobe Photoshop image editing program.
View other classes on the Education page.

About the Club

The purpose of the Camera Club of Laguna Woods is to promote and advance the art of photography.

The Club holds periodic evaluations, contests, and presentations, publishes Cameraderie Magazine, provides education and training, has a well-equipped lab with helpful supervisors, and offers various photographic services.

About the Club

Cameraderie Magazine

Join our Club

Latest News

MAY 19 – Board Meeting
Completed. Notes to be disseminated soon.
The Board (scroll to bottom of page)

MAY 22 Critique Completed
Special Subject “Minimalism”. View the results!

JUN 12 – Showcase
“Capturing Stunning Portraits”, Presenter Rick Valasek Details

JUN 12 – Cell Phone Photography
Kim Signoret Paar, Clubhouse 4

Latest News Page
The Club Calendar

Critiques & Showcases

The Club conducts six (6) Digital Critiques per year. A non-member Judge scores and comments on all images submitted for three categories and one special subject.
Critiques Details & Schedule

The Camera Club ” Brings the World to the Village” with photo, video, and slide-show presentations by both Club Members and guest Presenters. Open to non-members.
Showcases Info & Schedule


Our Club Education Program will assist you in your photography whether you are a new or experienced photographer.

Workshops help members take better photographs and use computer programs to enhance their images. The Photo Lab provides hands-on training for photographic tools, equipment and software. The Saddleback College Emeritus Institute offers free classes to Village residents.

Workshops & Classes Schedule

Our Education Program

Photo Lab / Resources

Photo Lab / Fred Granger Learning Center
Located at Clubhouse 4, our Lab has a wide range of equipment and supplies for use by Camera Club Members and Laguna Woods Village residents.

The Lab provides Mac & PC computers, tools for scanning slides, photo, and prints, several versions of professional software for editing and creating digital images, three photo-quality printers, mat cutting tools, and more.

Lab hours: 10:00AM – 2:00PM Tuesday-Friday.

Photo Lab / Resources Page

Donate to the Camera Club!

Other Events

Annual Slide Show/Video Competition
Held June 19th, this event usually has several unique slide-shows by members.

Year-End Awards Competition & Dinner
Celebration with Category winners, Best of Show and Special Judge’s awards. View 2022

Lydia Savedoff Award
Awarded to a member for services to the Club beyond the norm. View 2022-2023

Year-End Members Pictures Show
A slide-show show of outstanding member photos, presented each December.

Other Events Page