Great field trips are scheduled this coming season... Click the "READ MORE" button to check out the field trip schedule and sign up!

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Camera Club Video is here!

Have you seen the new Green Valley Camera Club video "Making Your Camera PERFORM"? - click on the "READ MORE" button to view the video.

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Site Links

Welcome!... to the website for the GVR Camera Club, a Green Valley Recreation member facility. Click the "Site Links" button for a handy list of site-wide links.

This Month’s Slider Photos

Photo 1Don Nuss
“Brandywine Falls, OH”
No camera information or exposure data provided.

Photo 2Tom Aslakson
“Water Fall in Canadian Rockies”
Canon EOS 70D 0.3 sec @ f/22 ISO= 100 FL= 24 mm

Photo 3Debbi Sinclair
“Hawaii, 2017”
No camera information or exposure data provided.

Photo 4Dorie Knutson-Nichols
“Brookings, OR”
Canon EOS Rebel T5 1/500 sec @ f/7.1 ISO= 100 FL= 190 mm

Photo 5Carol Hansen
“San Carlos Marina, MX”
Canon PowerShot SX610 HS 1/1,000 sec @ f/5.0 ISO= 100 FL= 12.4 mm

Events & Field Trips

GVRCC regularly schedules events and field trips to various locales offering great photo opportunities in our diverse area. This season included:

  • “Old Tucson Windows and Doors”
  • “Colossal Caves”
  • “Ruby Ghost Town”
  • “Gammons Gulch”

CLICK HERE to join the Club/Events/Field Trips! Sign-up may be required.


Studio Class


Many classes provide a wide variety of photographic interests, from beginner through advanced, including:

  • “10-Week Digital Photography Course”
  • “Exploring Photoshop Elements”
  • “Photoshop & Lightroom Basics”
  • “Matting Instruction”

CLICK HERE to join the Club/Events/Field Trips! Sign-up may be required.


The latest News, Happenings and Announcements – always something new going on at GVRCC! Sign up for email delivery.

GVRCC Proposed Bylaws, December 2017

This copy is provided for members to review before voting takes place. voting date To Be Announced! View the Bylaws.


GVRCC has many activities including Field Trips, Classes, Special Interest Groups (SIGs) and Social Activities.

CLICK HERE to join the Club Activities/Events/Field Trips! Sign-up may be required.


Over eight Special Interest Groups (SIGs), meet regularly each week. Topics include:  “Multimedia”, “Studio & Advanced Techniques”, “Photoshop Elements 101” and “Photo Geeks” – an interest and experience level for everyone. No sign-up required – walk-ins welcomed!

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Members Favorite Image - Graphic - 150 x 150 PNGFEATURED GALLERY!

Members Favorite Image
— This Featured Photo Gallery is the first of a series of favorite galleries that will be presented during the 2017 -2018 GVRCC season. Look forward to submitting your images in categories such as Portrait, Landscape, Action Sports, Wildlife, Architecture, Photojournalism, etc.
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Will begin on Monday, November 6, 2017
Hours are: Mon – Fri 9:00am-4:00pm; Sat 9:00am – 12 Noon. Summer hours will end November 5, 2017.

The Club will be closed: Thanksgiving – Thursday, 11/23 thru Sunday, 11/26; and Christmas/New Year – Sunday, 12/24 thru Monday, 1/1/2018.


Get your very own GVR Camera Club water bottles, travel mugs, buttons or men’s/women’s T-shirts in a variety of colors. (Please note the Club Logo doesn’t show well on dark colors)  Visit the Shop





MEMBERSHIP FOR 2017 – 2018 – It’s That Time of Year!

Beginning July 1, 2017, you can join as a new member or renew your membership, and it will not expire until December 31, 2018.

Membership fees for 2017 – 2018 will be $30.00 for one member and $40.00 for two members at the same address.

Our preferred method of payment is by credit card. There are two ways you can join or renew online with your credit card:

  • On-line on any computer outside the Camera Club (join or renew now!), or
  • On-line at the Member Services Computer in the Camera Club Lobby. Our friendly monitors are there to assist, if needed.
  • If neither of these methods are possible, you may pay by cash or credit card with one of our friendly monitors.
     Contact Information for Photo Galleries, Slideshows, & Videos:
                     (Click address to E-mail)
Copyright Statement:

All photos on our website pages are the property of our members and downloading or using the photos without permission of the owner is prohibited. 

If you have any questions about this site or want permission to use our member photos, please contact us at:

© 2013-2014 Green Valley Recreation Camera Club, Arizona

Website Standards:

 (under construction)

  • Image Files - JPEG, 1024 pixel size, at web-friendly resolution, preferably with Exif meta data
  • Presentations (recommended) - PCs:  ProShow Gold and Producer output to MPEG-4; MACs: iPhoto and iMovie (also Apple Keynote and Final Cut Pro) output to MPEG4, h.264 .  Cross-Platform:  Adobe Premiere Elements output to MPEG-4, h.264.
  • Video (includes audio) - MPEG4, h.264 codec; NTSC Standard; progressive scanning; 720p to 1080p resolution, 30 fps preferred; 16:9 aspect ratio preferred, 4:3 aspect ratio OK; maximum duration 15 minutes.
  • Website presentation and video plugins - Vimeo; shown directly in Wordpress website
  • Audio (only) - MP3; The free software program titled "Audacity" is a good audio editor.
  • Member Posts - Submissions: .txt and .TEXT files preferred; WORD.doc acceptable
  • Member Links - To non-commercial personal outside websites; linked in member's GVCC personal gallery/bio; and approved by GVCC Webmaster

Note:  There are other software Titles that are acceptable for developing and outputting suitable formats for presentations and videos to be shown in this website (i.e., Microsoft Windows Movie Maker, Adobe Flash, and Adobe Elements).

FEATURED PHOTO GALLERY -- "Members Favorite Image"
GVRCC members are invited to submit their images for Featured Galleries and other galleries in the Website. Subject matter should support the gallery title. Instructions on how to submit images for our website galleries are provided on the GVRCC "Photographic Image Submission Form" that is available on the sidebar of Gallery pages in this website.  Any questions - contact Jim Roberts by email to:
The "Members Favorite Image" Featured Photo Gallery is the first of a series of favorite galleries that will be presented during the 2017 -2018 GVRCC season.  Look forward to submitting your images in categories such as Portrait, Landscape, Action Sports, Wildlife, Photojournalism, Architecture, etc.  Looking forward, member suggestions for Featured Photo Galleries are also welcome.
We invite you to send in  your ideas for future Featured Photo Galleries.  Have a FUN time shooting!
Click here to view the Featured Photo Gallery.

Take a little time to view the pages and see what your Camera Club has to offer!