Useful Links

The links here provided as a quick access to fellow photography clubs and to other important resources for the photographic community.

Use this map to find the location of the Palace Avenue Methodist Church, we hold our meetings throughout autumn and winter in the hall at the back of the church.


The Western Counties Photographic Federation (WCPF) was formed in 1932 and is one of fifteen  Federations that are affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) and ultimately to the FIAP - "Fédération International de l'Art Photographique". Currently over 100 clubs are in the Federation from across Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Dorset and South far East as Weymouth, as far North as Stroud and across into Swindon in Wiltshire. 


The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) is a membership organisation that co-ordinates, activities for photographic Clubs in England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland (including the Channel Islands and Isle of Man).

The Royal Photographic Society is a charity which has been leading photography since 1853. Our mission is to promote the highest standards of photography.

Local Businesses supporting the club with support and sponsorship.


Mifsuds Photographic is an independent family run photographic retailer established in 1954, in the historic fishing town of Brixham, Devon.  With over 60 years of trading in the industry we pride ourselves on serving the needs of Amateurs through to Professional photographers, through online ordering, Mail order or in our store. We believe in ourselves, the equipment we sell and enjoy looking after our customers.


Pixtures is a collaborative commercial platform for the sharing and supply of digital media both as commercial prints and as royalty free downloads. It is designed, built and maintained by Terra Vitae Limited in Torquay. To learn more, please visit New member accounts welcome, we offer free associate membership with unlimited albums (you just need a free Flickr account) to get you up and running.

About The Club

Paignton Photographic Club is a long established photographic club with members of all ages and every walk of life. From 31st Jan 2022, regular Monday night meetings return to the Methodist Hall in Paignton where a wide range of guest speakers will talk about their photography and provide us all with hints and tips to help us improve our skill sets. Members are also encouraged to enter competitions which cater for every level within the club. For the 2021/22 season, our membership fee has returned to £40 for the year, pro-rata for members joining later in the season. Come join us today, new members always welcome. 

Recent Images

A1 Group 3rd Place Nick Webb Battle For First - Section 3 2021/22 Open Theme B Group 3rd Place Chris Vincenti Mini Argy Bargy - Section 3 2021/22 Open Theme A1 Group 4th Place Dave Collerton Right, Which Way Now... - Section 3 2021/22 Open Theme
mandarin duck - An exhibition of work from Willie Wilson red arrows web - An exhibition of work from Willie Wilson splash blue & yellow 2 - An exhibition of work from Willie Wilson
P111087 - An exhibition of work from Dave Collerton Dave Collerton Exhibition 80 - An exhibition of work from Dave Collerton Dave Collerton Exhibition 58 - An exhibition of work from Dave Collerton



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