The Practical Camera Club (of Southampton)

Developing our hobby in the digital age


The Practical Camera Club (of Southampton) is affiliated, directly or indirectly, to the following organisations.

The Southern Counties Photographic Federation

The objective of the Southern Counties Photographic Federation is to promote the advancement of photography in all its aspects and to encourage the co-operation between member clubs through participation and hosting of inter-club and Federation activities.

It is part of the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain.

The SCPF website is at:

The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain

The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain is an organisation that co-ordinates activities for photographic clubs in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland (including the Channel Islands and Isle of Man).  It does this through fifteen geographical regions known as Federations.

The PAGB has strong links with similar organisations in different countries throughout the world through its membership of the International Federation of Photographic Art.

The PAGB publishes a fairly frequent newsletter called e-News.  See Current and past copies

The PAGB website is at:

The International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP)

The FIAP is an international federation which affiliates as operational members, the national associations of photography.

Its goals are to develop and promote worldwide photographic knowledge from an artistic, educational and scientific standpoint, and create friendly and fraternal connections in the field of photography among all affiliated members.

The FIAP website is at: