Our History

Seattle Photographic Society was founded on October 18, 1933, in room 603 of the YMCA Building.




Our Volunteers

A board composed of four Officers and up to ten Directors and Coordinators govern SPS. Officers and Directors are elected by the membership for a staggered two-year term. Coordinators are appointed as needed by the Board to fulfill ongoing functions, and are not subject to term limits. The President and Vice President are elected in odd numbered years. The Treasurer and Secretary are elected in even numbered years. Election are held on the 1st Tuesday in June. Newly elected Officers and Directors take office on July 1st.

All SPS members are welcome to attend board meetings, but only Board members may vote.

Members at Large -

  • Michele Schuler - elected 2019
  • David Bibus

Representative to the Northwest Council of Camera Clubs - Jerry Dunbar 

Contact us:  info@seattlephotographic.com


Dates to Remember

Competition year - May 1 - April 30

Final acceptance date for End of Year Competitions - 3rd Tuesday in May

Annual Meeting / Election of Officers and Board Members - 1st Tuesday in June

Annual Awards & Appreciation Banquet - 4th Tuesday in June

Holiday Potluck Dinner - 3rd Tuesday in December



Newsletters - Past Issues of the Cable Release Newsletter

Distinguished Service Award




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