Welcome to Chelmsford Camera Club

The club is affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain through the East Anglian Federation


General Announcement in terms of Future Meetings – COVID 19.


In light of the 16th March press announcement from the Government detailing various further policies in terms of social isolation, referencing clubs, pubs, and social gatherings, we view the most responsible decision the club could take is to suspend future meetings until further notice.
See the full club announcement.

PDI6 results are in.

Lockdown PDI #1 results are in.

Lockdown PDI #2 results available here.

Lockdown PDI #3 results available here.

PDI Annual Awards The 7 Class Winners.


The Club

You don't have to be an 'Expert Photographer' to be welcomed as a member of Chelmsford Camera Club. All you need is an interest in photography. The Club meets weekly from September until May with a varied programme of competitions, photographic talks and demonstrations, member participation evenings and social events.


Competition Entries

From our Lockdown PDI competitions
Evening walk - Bruce Gray



We provide a first class, entertaining and informative programme of high quality speakers on all aspects of photography.


Themes for season 2019/20

The themes for our Themed competitions will be:
Print: “Food”, “Urban”, "Seascape"
PDI: “UK Landscape”, “Pairs”, “Instruments”


Themes for season 2020/21

The themes for our Themed competitions will be:
Print: “The Decisive Moment”, “Wet”, "Metal"
PDI: “Climate Change”, “Quotations and Proverbs”, “Picture in Picture”



Are held throughout the season. We hold league competitions for Prints and Projected Digital Images (PDI). There is also the annual Burley Cup for a Panel of 3 Prints, also the Cyril Chorley Memorial Trophy for a panel of 6 Prints. We also have a Themed competition for prints and also for PDI. Finally we hold an annual Audio Visual (AV) competition.