About us

The club was founded  in 1958. We are a very friendly camera club with a broad range  of photographic talent from the complete beginner to members with recognised distinctions from The Royal Photographic Society (RPS) , The  Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) and The Federation Internationale De L’Art Photographique (FIAP). 

We meet on Tuesday Evenings, 7:30 – 10:00 PM, from September to May, at our temporary venue The Westbourne Club, 14 River Street, Westbourne, PO10 8TG

Club nights include presentations on a wide range of photographic subjects, including digital imaging, from experienced lecturers, in prints and/or projected images. We have a number of regular competitions, very well supported by our members, practical demonstrations and members print/PI evenings. To see the programme for the current season please click here.

As we are a member of the Southern Counties Photographic Federation, we meet and compete successfully with other clubs in the region.

If you are thinking of joining Havant Camera Club, then do come along to one of our meetings and make yourself known to the Membership Secretary who will welcome you and give you further information about the club.

The annual cost of membership for the 2021/22 season is:

Single membership £55.00
Junior membership £27.50

Prospective new members may attend two meetings without obligation.

If you would like to contact us then please click here.

See our work at The Meridian Shopping Centre, Havant

See a display of photographs on the first floor of The Centre. They have kindly allowed the Club to use the wide corridor which leads to Havant Library. An excellent opportunity for members to show their work.

Regular press coverage in The News

Thanks to one or our members we get regular features in The Portsmouth News which helps promote our club as well as the excellent work of our members.




Club member Jean Brooks collecting The Woolston Shield

Winning the SCPF Woolston Shield in 2018

Havant Camera Club won the Best Club Entry for Prints at the Southern Counties Photographic Federation’s  Exhibition this year. Congratulations to our print entrants (a 6 print panel) Jean Brooks , Caroline Broom, and Ron De’Ath .

Also congratulations to Jean Brooks who won the individual second best colour print award, and to Caroline Broom for winning the individual second best mono print award.

Full details of the awards can be found by clicking this link to the Federation’s website :- http://southerncountiespf.org.uk/…/…/exhibition-2018-awards/