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

MAR. 8, 2023
Zoom Class: “How to Prep Images for Critique”
Rodney Cooper, Ken Furuta, Louise Stuart
Class Flyer

FEB 20, 2023
Showcase: “Exploring Namibia and Some of Ethiopia”, Tom Getz, Details

Photo Lab Regular Hours
The Photo Lab is now open 10AM-2PM Tuesday-Fridays for Laguna Woods Village residents.

Latest News Page – see all the news.

The Club Calendar

Critiques & Showcases

The Club conducts six (6) Digital Critiques per year. An non-member Judge scores and comments on entries in three categories and one special subject.
Critiques Overview & Schedule

The Camera Club ” Brings the World to the Village” with photo, video, and slide-show presentations by both Club Members and guest Presenters.
Showcases Schedule / Village TV


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 Page

Resources / Lab

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.

More at the Resources / Lab Page

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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