Welcome to the Melbourne Camera Club

The Melbourne Camera Club (MCC) is a dynamic photographic environment where members are encouraged to extend their interests and skills. MCC is a designated Not for Profit and volunteer run Charity. We have a Darkroom, Gallery and Studio for members. Visitors are welcome to join our Thursday night meetings, check out What’s On calendar. 

The Melbourne Camera Club (MCC) acknowledges the Yalukut Weelam Clan of the Boon Wurrung people on whose land the Melbourne Camera Club and building stands today. We pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging.

Magic Moon - Peter King (Highly Commended - Set Subject A Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Floating Temple - Lesley Bretherton (Commended - Open A Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Foggy evening to take a picture, Zürich - Juerg von Kaenel (Commended - Open A Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Kowloon Typhoon Shelter - Ros Pach (Commended - Set Subject B Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Lago Federa - Jerzy Alexander Lau (Highly Commended - Set Subject A Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Magic of Mungo - Melissa Jane Cachia (Commended - Set Subject A Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Man Walking - Stefan Nantz (Best - Open B Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Monochrome Empowerment- Professional Elegance - Benjamin Lee (Commended - Open B Grade PDI - Mar 2024)
Moraine Lake - Simon Springate (Highly Commended - Set Subject B Grade PDI - Mar 2024)

Latest MCC News

‘Battle of the Malverns’ International Interclub Competition Results

MCC Members are invited to join us on Friday 31 May at 8pm (Zoom only) for a Special Event to [...]

Weekly News #17 19May2024

        Results from Camberwell Interclub Nature Competition Congratulations to MCC for being the Overall Winner, based on [...]

Results from Camberwell Interclub Nature Competition

Congratulations to MCC for being the Overall Winner, based on aggregate scores, in the Camberwell Interclub Nature Competition. MCC was [...]

Weekly News #16 12May2024

        Interested in printing your images? Join us on Thursday night at the clubrooms (or via Zoom), [...]

Weekly News #15 05May2024

        The opening event of the ‘So Latte’ exhibition on Thursday night at MCC successfully showcased 98 [...]

‘So Latte’ Digital Exhibition: A Resounding Success at MCC

The opening event of the ‘So Latte’ exhibition at the Melbourne Camera Club successfully showcased 98 photographs celebrating Melbourne’s coffee [...]

So Latte Exhibition Opening Event 7.30pm, Thursday 2nd May 2024

  So Latte Exhibition – Opening 7.30pm, 2 May 2024      Join us to make “So Latte” a resounding [...]

Weekly News #14 28April2024

        MCC Photography Workshops We’re excited to share two more of our upcoming courses and workshops, which [...]

So Latte Exhibition

    So Latte Exhibition Closes Midnight 28th April 2024    We are pleased to announce that we have received [...]

Weekly News #13 21April2024

        We had a great presentation from four of  our own Analogue Photography Group (APG) members last [...]

Weekly News #12 15April2024

        This month’s MCC photowalk was an outing to Williamstown and visiting Steve McCurry’s extraordinary ICONS exhibition. [...]

Weekly News #11 7April2024

        It is a busy week ahead at MCC: Monday evening is the Photo Discussion Group – [...]

Weekly News #10 31March2024

        A reminder about the date change for the April meeting of Portrait Group – the date [...]

Weekly News #09 24March2024

        MCC Photography Workshops We’re excited to share some more of our upcoming courses and workshops to [...]

Weekly News #08 17March2024

        International Women’s Day Exhibition – People’s Choice Winners Thank you to everyone who voted in the [...]

Weekly News #07 10March2024

        The 6th MCC International Women’s Day Exhibition was officially opened on Thursday night – the 50 [...]

Weekly News #06 03March2024

        Rebecca Croft presented at the MCC at Thursday’s club night event, with over 55 members attending [...]

Weekly News #05 25February2024

        It was a busy weekend at MCC with two outings – MCC Photowalk Community and the [...]

Weekly News #04 18February2024

        Call out to Women Photographers – Final week to enter MCC’s IWD Exhibition! MCC is celebrating [...]

Weekly News #03 11February2024

        Our special event on Ludovico W Hart (c1836-1919) founder of MCC, last Thursday 8 February, was [...]

Weekly News #02 05February2024

        This week we welcome a full class of 40 participants to the Introduction to Photography Course, [...]

Weekly News #01 28January2024

        We welcome our Members back for another year of photography fun at MCC. The Welcome BBQ [...]

Weekly MCC News #46 10December2023

        Christmas message from the President on behalf of the Board 2023 has been the best year [...]

Queenie Gatt Award 2023

The Queenie Gatt Trophy is a perpetual trophy that was sponsored by Late Charles Gatt in memory of his mother [...]

End of Year Exhibition 2023 – People’s Choice Winners

Thank you to all those who supported the recent End of Year Exhibition through entering the EOY Competition, volunteering or [...]

Weekly MCC News #45 03December2023

        Welcome to the final week of this year’s events at MCC. Monday night is the last [...]

Weekly MCC News #44 26November2023

    This week is a busy second to last week of the MCC calendar – on Monday, the final [...]

Weekly MCC News #43 19November2023

      We would like to thank MCC Competition Committee for organising the 4th annual Interclub Portrait competition. Five [...]

Weekly MCC News #42 12November2023

        We had three of our members: Nicole Andrews, Megan Smith and Juerg von Kaenel, present their [...]

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“Western Steampunk” Photography Workshop – Register here

A Western Steampunk photography workshop will take you back in time. The Steampunk genre focuses on capturing the essence of the Steampunk subculture through the lens of a camera.

Australian Wildlife Photography Workshop – Register here

Photographing these native animals up close in our studio with some native props, backdrops and mirrors add an extra layer of excitement to the experience also allowing us photographers an opportunity to capture images close up with some subtle studio lights and reflections.

Smartphone Photography Workshop – Register here

Do you finally want to be able to take amazing photos with your smartphone.? 

Mike James is one of Australia’s most dynamic and sought-after speakers and trainers in the field of mobile phone photography.

Well here is your opportunity to use your smartphone camera to its potential!!

Astro Landscape Photography Experience Register here

Have you ever wanted to take those beautiful, exquisite photos of the galaxies you see others exhibit but you just didn’t know how? Then join us for an amazing experience with an award-winning friend of the Melbourne Camera Club, Levin Barrett owner of Rare Earth Photography.