Welcome to the Orlando Camera Club Community Services information page. The Orlando Camera Club believes in giving back to the community by donating its time and talents to non/not for profit organizations in need of photography services.
Please note that submitting a request is not a guarantee of provision of services, however, we will do our best to provide any help we can depending on the availability of volunteers as well as other prior/competing commitments. Requests should be submitted at least 30 days in advance of the event.
Please scroll down the page for information regarding requests for volunteer photographers for non/not for profit events.
If you are interested in volunteering or have questions please email the community services chairperson at
Links to prior event photos
2023 Beads 4 Beats Breakfast
Once again, Tish Hart and Christine Otu have done an amazing job of taking photos for the Beads 4 Beats Annual Breakfast. Thank you so much to the two of you for all you do for Community Service.
To view more photos, click on the link to event photos above.
2023 Children’s Safety Village Trunk or Treat
Thank you Marvin Ambroise for the great job you did with photos for the Children’s Safety Village Trunk or Treat event. I so appreciate you taking your time to do this for the camera club.
2023 Rally Fore Recovery
Thanks to Victor Watkins the Rally Fore Recovery Event was presented with some great photos. Thank yo so much for joining the Community Services Volunteers. We are happy to have you with us.
To Request Volunteer Photographer Assistance Please Read Below
The Orlando Camera Club (OCC) considers any services its club members provide an “in-kind” donation to your organization/event. Time at events and for post processing is valued at $75.00/hour/photographer. Services are provided for non/not for profit organization events if volunteers are available. (Primarily 501 c(3) and 501 c(4) designated organizations. Others will be considered on a case by case basis.)
Please submit all requests a minimum of 30 days in advance of your event. Photographers are volunteers, therefore, photo assistance can not be guaranteed. We will try our best to provide any help we can. Help will depend on the photographers availability and other needs/organization activities that may be in conflict with the date/time of your event.
To request volunteer assistance please send an email to
and provide the following information regarding your event.
- Name of Organization and its non-profit/not for profit designation
- Contact name, email and phone number
- Event date, time and location
- Expected number of attendees
- Number of photographers requested
- Description of event
- How will you recognize the Orlando Camera Club for the services provided?
- How will photos taken be used/ accessed by the community after the event?
- Is there a secure place provided where photographers can store equipment not in immediate use?
- Will food be provided for the photographers?
- Will the camera club be able to display informational fliers in a readily visible place during the event?
OCC photographers will be allowed to wear vests or other club identifying clothing at the event (exception may be made for more formal events).
Images submitted by the OCC photographers will include include an OCC watermark and photographer name (name is optional if photographer prefers not to be identified on their photo). Photos taken at events may appear on the Orlando Camera Club website, Facebook page or elsewhere unless otherwise indicated by the person/organization making the request for services that they prefer they not be used. Requests to not have photos shared will be evaluated and honored, as seen appropriate by the community services chairperson.