About Capital Champlain Professional Photographers of NY

About Capital Champlain Professional Photographers of New York

Capital Champlain Professional Photographers of New York is committed to providing education and fun for the photography industry.

Suppose you are interested in improving your photography and connecting with others who have similar interests. In that case, we invite you to join us as we strive to educate our members and the public about photography.

Benefits of Joining our Group

1) Monthly Local In-Person Meetings

  1. We invite instructors from all over the North East to share their experiences and knowledge. They speak on studio management, editing software, portraiture, business skills, etc. 
  2. A member favorite is our themed monthly image critiques to provide inspiration and spark creativity! 
  3. We also host critiques and competitions to help hone our skills in image-making.
  4. Finally, we always make time in our monthly meetings for fun and networking!

2) Monthly Field Trips

We plan various monthly Field Trips encouraging members to get out and shoot together, providing hands-on learning. We coordinate our activities thru our website, Events-Calendar. In addition, our Social Presence is on FaceBook.

3) Attend sponsored continuing education program

At least once during the year,  Capital Champlain sponsors a daylong continuing education program,  which is open to the public. We invite nationally acclaimed photographers and instructors to speak. Some of the more recent programs we have hosted were with Hazel Meredith and Ella Carlson.  

4) PPA Affiliate with 80% member enrollment

We are a PPA affiliate providing merits for PPA members working on their degrees and certifications when applicable. Our members have won many awards at the state, national and international levels. Some of our members are officers of PPA. Their experience and training have benefited current members immensely.

6) Grow as a Photographer

When joining us, you have the opportunity to grow immensely as a photographer.   Volunteers spend time and effort organizing these programs so that members have the best educational and enrichment opportunities available to them at a reasonable cost.

7)  Thirty Years as a Photography Group

We are a structured Camera Group with a Board of Directors, Officers, and Members. As we meet regularly, you will be able to  discuss and vote on improving Member events from field trips to training.

8) Exclusive Member Discounts & Events

  1.  Discounts on Major Planned events.
  2.  Registration discount if you belong to PPA.
  3. We administer and award PPA merits.
  4. On occasion, we supply scholarships for affiliated workshops.

Creativity is Contagious!

If this sounds like what you have been looking for, join us.

Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.

To find out more, contact our Membership team at – contact@capitalchamplain.com.

Consider joining us.

  1. Member info is not shared with 3rd parties.
  2. Credit Card/Paypal information is not collected.
  3. Direct Cash payments to Treasure are available.
  4. Member accepts CC Limited Liability Waiver when joining.
  5. We are not an affiliate of PPSNYS.
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