We are a nonprofit organization committed to building a community of photographers. Our work ranges from fine art to documentary, color to black and white, traditional darkroom to digital imaging. We nurture each other’s professional and artistic growth through member activities such as artist talks, portfolio reviews, workshops, salons, and exhibitions. Please visit the gallery to view our members work. If you’re interested in joining, please review the membership information. And please check out our public programs—all are welcome to attend.

Member News

Adrienne Defendi @ TCC Photo Gallery
October 5th, 2015 to December 5th, 2015

Defendi_BAPC_HolgaOutOftheBoxAdrienne Defendi exhibits two works, Tree of Life and Repose (awarded an Honorable Mention by juror Michelle Bates) at the 5th Annual Holga Out of the Box Exhibit, TCC Photo Gallery, Longview, Texas (October 1 – November 13, 2015).

Christine Federici @ Party for the Parks
September 19th, 2015 6:00pm - 10:00pm

66470024 Christine Federici exhibits five photographs, including ‘weeds in the morning light’, in the San Francisco Parks Alliance Benefit Show ‘Party for the Parks‘ @ Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA. This benefit event for the San Francisco Parks begins with a reception at 6pm followed by a dinner at 7:30pm.

Steve Golband and Ellen Konar @ Center for Photographic Art
July 25th, 2015 to September 19th, 2015

Goldband-4Steve Goldband and Ellen Konar exhibit work as part of the 2015 Center for Photographic Art Members’ Juried Exhibition, to be displayed in the CPA gallery. Juror: Richard Gadd, Director, Weston Gallery, Carmel, CA.
Opening Reception, Catalog Sales, Saturday, July 25, 5 – 7pm. Center for Photographic Art, San Carlos and 9th Avenue
Carmel, CA, 93921

Linda Fitch in Black and White Magazine
July 16th, 2015 3:00pm

Fitch - ReflectionsLinda Fitch received a Merit Award in this year’s Black & White Magazine 2015 Portfolio Contest. The portfolio is showcased in the printed magazine and online.

Ken Hoffman @ Harvey Milk Photo Center
July 9th, 2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Ken Hoffman will present a selection of work from his portfolio “It’s not Always About the Subject Matter” as part of a monthly lecture series held at Harvey Milk Photo Center. Ken will be one of three local photographers invited to present recent series of photographs.

Several BAPC members @ Filoli
June 16th, 2015 to August 23rd, 2015

Adrienne Defendi, Susan Hillyard, Steve Goldband & Ellen Konar exhibit their work in the juried photography show Angles, Lines and Curved: Architecture of the World
June 16- August 23, 2015
Meet the artists: Saturday, July 18, 10 am – 3:30 pm and Sunday, July 19, 11 am – 3:30 pm
Filoli, 86 Canada Road, Woodside, CA 94062

BAPC Public Events

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Member Events

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BAPC General Meeting
January 21st, 2016 7:00pm - 9:00pm

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BAPC General Meeting
November 18th, 2015 7:00pm - 9:00pm

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Ongoing Member News

Prints from Erin Malone’s In Paths Untrodden and The Park series are available in the Marketplace at Rayko Photo Center in San Francisco.

Ari Salomon’s Interface series and other images, selected images from Adrienne Defendi, selected images from Alan Ostreicher, selected images from Erin Malone’s Grass Studies, From the Edge of Here and In Paths Untrodden series are available at the SFMOMA Artists Gallery in San Francisco.

Heather Polley’s series Vanitas is available at CordenPotts Gallery in San Francisco.

Selected prints from Alan Ostreicher are available at ClampArt in New York.

Several BAPC members have samples of their work available at PHOTO in Oakland, CA.

Interested in joining our photographic community? We are seeking people with a passion for photography. For more information, please read about how to join or contact: membership@bapc.info.