About Focus Camera Club

Since 1987, Focus Camera Club of Colorado has helped photographers of all levels increase their enjoyment of photography. Join us for monthly photo competitions and informative presentations. We also feature photo field trips and Mentoring from experienced club members.

Get more out of your photography by learning from the best, participating in monthly competitions, whether you like film or digital or both.

The purpose of the Focus Camera Club is to further its members’ enjoyment, knowledge and mastery of photographic skills through cooperative efforts and fellowship. We feature exciting Programs, Field Trips, Workshops and Competitions for beginning through advanced photographers.

Current Officers for 2023

President: Karl Peschel
Vice President: David Bessen
Treasurer: Ron Schaller
Secretary: Bill Williams


Executive Board: Karl Peschel, David Bessen, Ron Schaller, Bill Williams, Victoria Ashby, and the Committee chairs listed below.

Competitions: (Open position)
Programs: Co-Chairs Terry Hanford and David Bessen
Membership: Todd Lytle
Mentoring: Gwen Paton
Newsletter Editor/Publisher: Karl Peschel
Webmaster: Karl Peschel

We’d also like to recognize the following people who help with Competition related items: Dave Hull – new member placement, Bob Bartlett – Digital Projections, and Bill Williams for keeping track of competition scores and standings throughout the year. We’d also like to thank the Program and Competition folks for managing our Zoom meetings and recordings.

A big Thanks to all of you!

Focus Constitution

Download the Focus Camera Club Constitution as a PDF file.

Focus Bylaws

Download the Focus Camera Club Bylaws as a PDF file.