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Upcoming Events


Our next meeting and final meeting for this season will be on Monday 28th April when we have our Annual General Meeting.

The new season will commence on 8th September. Keep checking here for details of the programme which will be published shortly.


Welcome to the website for Rayleigh Camera Club. We are a long established club having been founded over 50 years ago when members met at the Love Lane School. We now meet on Monday evenings between September and April at the Pope John Paul II Scout Hut in London Road Rayleigh.

We have a varied programme of lectures, practical evenings, competitions, and social events. We welcome people of all ages who have an interest in photography whether experienced or complete beginner. We cater for both digital and traditional film photography and run competitions for both print and digital projected images.

Our weekly meetings commence at 8.00pm and finish at 10.00pm. Visitors are always welcome.

Rayleigh Camera Club is affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) through the East Anglian Federation of Photographic Societies (EAF)

*** Latest Club News ***

From Wednesday 30th April until Sunday 18th May we will be exhibiting some of our members work at the Rayleigh Windmill. The exhibition will be open on Wednesday mornings from 10.00am-13.00pm, and on Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 13.00pm-16.00pm. For more information visit the Rochford District Council website.

At a recent meeting Ken Payne mentioned that he has a number of free tutorials on his website at

Last year Mike Fuller gave a very informative talk on RAW processing. He has a number of tutorials freely available on his website at

The results from all this years competitions will be posted in the members area of the website.

To access the members area you will need a user_id and password. If you do not already have these you can obtain them by registering at a club meeting.

The "gallery" from the previous website has been replaced by "members albums". If any member wants to have their pictures displayed in an album on the website please email these to

You can follow the club on Twitter @RayleighCameraC. Click the link at the top of this page to read our latest "tweets".