Clubs/Councils


PSA Club & Council Benefits

Assistance

  • Access to the PSA Club Services area of the PSA website where thirteen Consultants are available to help PSA-member club's leadership with: Getting Started, How to Host an International Exhibition, PSA Education Services (PSA Image Analysis Course on Site for Organizations), PSA Membership, PSA Club Forums, Club Communication, Technical Assistance, PSA Interclub Competitions, Judging Services, Club Programs, Club Community Service, and Club Recognition.

Communication

  • A copy of the monthly, full-color PSA Journal and annual Who's Who in Photography to bring to club meetings and share with club members. 
  • Receive the quarterly, emailed PSA newsletter for clubs, The Projector, which includes updates and ideas for PSA-member clubs and councils.

Network

  • Invitation to join the Photo-Editors online forum which provides sample articles and other information for the club/Council editor and webmaster.
  • Invitation to join the Camera Club Sparkle online forum, which provides an information exchange for club officers and the PSA Club Representative.
  • Listing on the club's Region or State web page on the PSA web site and a link to the club's web site.  Potential to submit photos of club activities to be posted on the PSA News in Pix web page.

Recognition

  • Opportunity to enter the six free PSA digital Interclub competitions.  These Interclub competitions include Projected Image, Creative, Nature, Travel, Photojournalism, and 3D images.  There is also a free Print Interclub competition.
  • Opportunity to participate in the PSA Youth Photography Showcase.  The publicity generated by the Youth Showcase is beneficial in recruiting new club members. 
  • Opportunity to submit the club/council's newsletter and website to the PSA Newsletter and Web Site contests.
  • Opportunity to submit application for the PSA Club Service Award (for Service to the Community) and gain recognition for the club.
  • Use of the PSA Logo on the club/council newsletter, web site, brochure, etc.

Discounts

  • Discounted customizable, template club web site that removes the work load from one person and assures the maintenance & safety of the images and data.
  • Discounted software to manage the conduct of digital club competitions.  
  • Reduced cost of various products and services of interest to photographers: seminars, workshops, Webinars.

Judging

  • Club judging service for every division; including real-time, remote judging for prints and digital images.

Courses

  • PSA Image Analysis Course on Site for Clubs, Councils, and Federations

International Exhibitions

  • Information available on how to host a PSA-recognized exhibition