NOTE: The January Fundamentals class is now closed and no additional enrollments can be accepted at this time. Enrollment for the spring session will open in early January. Just in time for Holiday gift-giving and New Years Resolutions, we're now accepting enrollments in our popular photography and photo editing classes for the upcoming Winter session! Classes in Photoshop Elements Photo Editing will begin in early January and Photoshop Lightroom classes will begin in February. Interest in our Winter classes is usually strong and classes typically fill early, so don't delay! Full course details and enrollment information can be found on the School pages of this website.
Holiday Lights Field Trip
Looking for a chance to show off your new photo equipment and escape from the hustle and bustle of the holidays? Join us on Friday, December 26th for a Holiday Lighting field trip. We'll meet at Hardrock (in the Terminal Tower) for dinner at 6:00 pm then head out in search of Holiday Lights. For full details, see the calendar listing. Hope to see YOU there! (Note that this event takes the place of our regular Friday meeting).
Lake Erie Monsters Hockey
Join CPS for a chance to shoot a professional hockey game with unprecedented access on March 8th. DEADLINE TO PURCHASE TICKETS IS FEBRUARY 15TH!! For the price of a ticket, CPS members will receive press passes for the game, early access to the Q Arena, the opportunity to shoot from multiple locations - and access to areas not available to the general public! Please see the calendar listing for more details.
11/21 Creative Competition Results Posted
Results from the second Creative competition for the year have now been posted and can be viewed in the Competition Results section of this website. Bookmark this page in order to quickly track updated results as the competition year unfolds. A Slideshow of the winning images from the 9/26 Projection competition can also be viewed. A reminder to members that a database of all competition entries in Excel spreadsheet format is updated shortly after each competition.
New Gallery Pages Added
In order to provide the opportunity to view the work of CPS members, an addition has been made to the Gallery pages of this website. A new category for slideshows representing the work on display in CPS Exhibitions has been created. This page will also showcase winning images from Interclub Competitions and may also from time-to-time display images from CPS field trips and other events. Click the link to view the new Exhibition Gallery
Welcome to CPS!
The Cleveland Photographic Society is not your typical 'camera club'. Operating from our own full-time, ADA-friendly clubroom in Broadview Heights, Ohio, we are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, offering a variety of activities for members and visitors alike - including our long-running School of Photography, with classes held throughout the year. Feel free to look around our website and learn a little more about us and how to find us on the All About CPS page. Visitors are always welcome - we hope YOU'LL plan to join us at an upcoming meeting or event sometime soon! If you have a question or a comment, please Drop us a line
The mission of the Cleveland Photographic Society is to promote and advance the understanding, passion and joy of photography by providing opportunities for education, skill development, picture-taking, competition, critique and fellowship.