To me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them. 

— Elliott Erwitt

The mission of photography is to explain man to man

and each man to himself.

— Edward Steichen

PSA Open, Round 1

Our 6 Selections

The Billings Camera Club is the oldest, most established club of its kind in Yellowstone County. Since 1947 the BCC has supported amateur and professional photographers in their quest to create art in the capture of light.

To build skills through education, workshops, competitions, incentives to shoot new subjects, field trips and new friendships.


Would you like to visit with like-minded people about photography, have an opportunity to show off your photos or get constructive critique of your work to help you improve? Come to the BCC!


Great!  Come to our next meeting and check it out. Everyone is

welcome--introduce yourself ! Our meetings might include informative discussions by guest lecturers or fellow club members on subjects ranging from equipment, framing, lighting, and composition; to mastering post-processing software such as Photoshop and Lightroom; digital printing and more. Or see the results of in-club and national competitions, or enjoy evenings of show and tell.  

or at any club meeting


First Tuesday of every month, 

September through June, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.


Meeting place:


Billings Public Library

Community Room: turn left upon entering the building via south door from parking lot


This year's competition due dates

AbandonedDue Oct 1

PSA PID Open, Rnd 1Due Nov 1

Converging Lines - Due Dec 1

LonelyDue Jan 1

PSA PID Open, Rnd 2 - Feb 1

Still Life - Due Mar 1

PSA PID Open, Rnd 3 - Apr 1


BCC Monthly Meeting –

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2019

6:30 PM at the Library

Battle of the Camera Clubs Winners need to take framed and matted prints to Sandstone Gallery by December 3

PSA PID Round 1 - Winners are posted on the HOME PAGE


Here are competition critiques, scores  & placings. (click to open)


Night Photography in-club competition - Images that placed are on home page. Critiques for those images are available at:

Critiques for the rest of the images may be seen at:


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