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Welcome to the
Brighton and Hove Camera Club

We are one of the largest camera clubs around with 127 members and most certainly one of the oldest, as were founded in 1891.

As we are a large club, we are fortunate in that we can attract high profile, national & international, photographers and other professionals to come along and present to us. Aside from the professionals, we put on workshops, have a dedicated (somewhat unique) New Members Group, put on social events, day trips, photo walks and more. We are a friendly lot and always welcome new members. Our weekly members evenings are at the Hove Methodist Church, Main Hall.

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Our Club

The BHCC, based in East Sussex UK, is a thriving photographic society with a large number of members of all ages and from all walks of life. We are all passionate about photography and love to welcome new members.

Events Coming Up

Full Calendar

Summer 2022: Weekly Pub Social

Tue 17th May - Tue 6th Sep

Meet up at the Hove Place

PHOTO HIKE with Tracy Wadey

Sun 10th Jul at 10:00am - 5:00pm

Photo Hike with Tracy Wadey I'm organizing a Sunday photo hike from Woodingdean to Lewes along the Juggs Road (path). If any members are interested, please let me know  Meet [...]

Summer 2022: Weekly Pub Social

Tue 17th May - Tue 6th Sep

PHOTO HIKE with Tracy Wadey

Sun 10th Jul at 10:00am - 5:00pm

ARUNDEL WETLANDS PHOTO WALK with Richard Mole

Sat 16th Jul at 11:30am - 5:00pm

BETWEEN THE PIERS with Steve Boyle

Sun 17th Jul at 2:00pm - 5:00pm

ASTRO WALK with Matty Evo and Richard Mole

Sat 27th Aug at 8:30pm - Sun 28th Aug at 12:30am

COWDRAY PARK POLO with Rod Orrell

Sat 27th Aug at 8:30pm - Sun 28th Aug at 12:30am

Our Members

We have a large, friendly and diverse membership of 127 photographers all with an interest in improving their creative image skills, both in terms of art and technique. We’re always willing to share our photographic knowhow and experience.

Latest News

Photographers Wanted

7th June 2022|Comments Off on Photographers Wanted

We've had two requests for photographers land in our in-tray.  Details can be found below (note members have to logged in to see email/phone details). Featured Image: Photobombed | Sumitra Sribhashyam ©2019   Charity Abseil [...]

Sidney Lipman RIP

25th April 2022|Comments Off on Sidney Lipman RIP

To all members of BHCC It is with heartfelt sorrow that I report the passing of the oldest member of our club Sidney Lipman. Sidney was a long standing member of the club but sadly passed [...]

Netflix is Coming to Town

20th December 2021|Comments Off on Netflix is Coming to Town

This Wednesday, 22nd December We've heard today from Netflix: Good afternoon, I am enquiring to see if one of your members has a long lens and wouldn’t mind shooting an airborne PR stunt happening [...]

Beach Exhibition 2021-22 – Entries and Print Submission

29th October 2021|Comments Off on Beach Exhibition 2021-22 – Entries and Print Submission

The 'Hope Actually' Beach Exhibition The exhibition area is located on the beach directly in front of the Grand Hotel. It is administered not by the club but by the Tides group, who share [...]

Our Club

The BHCC, based in East Sussex UK, is a thriving photographic society with a large number of members of all ages and from all walks of life. We are all passionate about photography and love to welcome new members.

Our Members

We have a large, friendly and diverse membership of 127 photographers all with an interest in improving their creative image skills, both in terms of art and technique. We’re always willing to share our photographic knowhow and experience.

Our Interests

As a group we are interested in all aspects of photography including, film, digital, traditional landscapes, portraits, contemporary, macro, natural and artificial light. We also enjoy our weekly club events and various social gatherings.

Events Coming Up

Full Calendar

Summer 2022: Weekly Pub Social

Tue 17th May - Tue 6th Sep

Meet up at the Hove Place

PHOTO HIKE with Tracy Wadey

Sun 10th Jul at 10:00am - 5:00pm

Photo Hike with Tracy Wadey I'm organizing a Sunday photo hike from Woodingdean to Lewes along the Juggs Road (path). If any members are interested, please let me know  Meet [...]

Summer 2022: Weekly Pub Social

Tue 17th May - Tue 6th Sep

PHOTO HIKE with Tracy Wadey

Sun 10th Jul at 10:00am - 5:00pm

ARUNDEL WETLANDS PHOTO WALK with Richard Mole

Sat 16th Jul at 11:30am - 5:00pm

BETWEEN THE PIERS with Steve Boyle

Sun 17th Jul at 2:00pm - 5:00pm

ASTRO WALK with Matty Evo and Richard Mole

Sat 27th Aug at 8:30pm - Sun 28th Aug at 12:30am

COWDRAY PARK POLO with Rod Orrell

Sat 27th Aug at 8:30pm - Sun 28th Aug at 12:30am

Summer 2022: Weekly Pub Social

Tue 17th May - Tue 6th Sep

Meet up at the Hove Place

PHOTO HIKE with Tracy Wadey

Sun 10th Jul at 10:00am - 5:00pm

Photo Hike with Tracy Wadey I'm organizing a Sunday photo hike from Woodingdean to Lewes along the Juggs Road (path). If any members are interested, please let me know  Meet Sunday 10th July at 10:00am at the Downs Hotel Pub. You can RSVP via the Facebook Event Note! Wear decent boots/walking shoes. Carry water and [...]

ARUNDEL WETLANDS PHOTO WALK with Richard Mole

Sat 16th Jul at 11:30am - 5:00pm

ARUNDEL WETLANDS PHOTO WALK with Richard Mole Starting 16th July, time to be confirmed. WWT Arundel is one of ten wildfowl and wetland nature reserve managed by the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, a nature conservation charity. The 60 acres (24 ha) reserve is situated at the foot of the Offham Hangar, a part of the [...]

New Members Group News

What have the new members group been up to?

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NMG – Post Processing with Jo Teasdale

15th April 2021|

Post Processing Workshop with Jo Teasdale On Thursday, 18th March the New Members Group were treated to an evening of Post Processing with Jo Teasdale. In the first half, Jo discussed the benefits of the different software and [...]

NMG – Critique Evening with Jerry Webb

27th February 2021|

Critique Evening with Jerry What  a great critique  evening we had on Thursday 11th Feb with Jerry Webb and the New Members Group. Firstly, Jerry looked at each image as a whole and then discussed how it answered [...]

NMG – Risk Workshop with Jerry Webb

6th February 2021|

Workshop (and upcoming Critique) Many thanks to Jerry Webb for his inspiring workshop for the New Members Group  on Thursday 21st January - what a great start to the new year ! The theme was 'Risk, your comfort [...]

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Photographers Wanted

7th June 2022|Club News|

We've had two requests for photographers land in our in-tray.  Details can be found below (note members have to logged in to see email/phone details). Featured Image: Photobombed | Sumitra Sribhashyam ©2019   Charity Abseil - Saturday 25 June, East [...]

Sidney Lipman RIP

25th April 2022|Club News|

To all members of BHCC It is with heartfelt sorrow that I report the passing of the oldest member of our club Sidney Lipman. Sidney was a long standing member of the club but sadly passed away peacefully on Sunday [...]

Netflix is Coming to Town

20th December 2021|Club News|

This Wednesday, 22nd December We've heard today from Netflix: Good afternoon, I am enquiring to see if one of your members has a long lens and wouldn’t mind shooting an airborne PR stunt happening over Brighton Christmas Festival [...]

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