Our Objective

Padre Trails Camera Club has been active on the Monterey Peninsula since 1948. Club members express their artistic creativity through digital photography and print making. PTCC members benefit through open discussion, image and technique sharing, informational programs, "Group Shoots" and friendly competition. Our meetings are free and open to the public. See our annual Calendar page for meeting details or our current month calendar. Whether you're experienced or just beginning, if your goal is to create more compelling images, Padre Trails can help.

Please Enter


May 1 through June 30, 2017 -

The Walter Lee Avery Art Gallery, Seaside City Hall, 440 Harcourt Avenue, Seaside, CA 93955. 

Padre Trails Camera Club is pleased to present a group photographic exhibition of work by Club members celebrating California’s Central Coast. The architectural and agricultural presence found in Monterey, Santa Cruz, San Benito, and San Luis Obispo Counties presents a look and feel that sets it apart. Central Coast Style showcases how our members have seen and captured the way man-made structures shape this area’s unique personality. The presentation also includes an open-themed miniatures exhibit consisting of over sixty pieces. 

An Artists’ Reception is planned for
Friday, May 12, 2017 -
7:00 to 8:30pm
at the gallery.