"You don't take a photograph, you make it."
Welcome to the Hilo Photography Club, we are based on the Big Island of Hawaii and we have been meeting monthly since 1978. Our members have a common interest in both technical and creative photography and enjoy sharing their craft/profession/hobby with others.
Member skills range from novice to professional. There are currently over 50 members from all parts of the island. HPC is a volunteer organization and members are encouraged to assist with exhibitions and various other The meetings feature slideshows by members and guest, activities, photographers, contests, critiques and information about the latest camera and digital techniques is shared. Past demonstrations and lecture topics have included matting and framing, digital infrared, Photoshop classes, programs about the pioneers of photography and much more. The HPC has frequent group field trip outings and occasional camping trips.
Vijay Karai – President
Lynn Nakkim- Vice President
George Jensen -Treasurer
Daisy Schenk – Secretary
Claudia C- Hagan -Outings Chair
Doug Halsted – Program Chair
Lee Schechtman – Newsletter Chair
Claudia C- Hagan – Website Chair
Chris ButcherHospital Project Coordinator
George Jensen / Stephen ClarkKeaau Humane Society
Jenn GriffithRelay for Life
Vijay KaraiCounty Fair
The monthly meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month, at 7pm at the kamana Senior Center, 127 Kamana Street (above Kinoole) in Hilo. Visitors are welcome to attend!. Our Board of directors meet monthly for a potluck and planning session. Members are welcome to attend board meetings.