The Canadian Association for Photographic Art (CAPA) is a national organization of Canadian Camera clubs and individual members from Canada and around the world who have a common interest in photography. Clubs can be found across Canada, all of whom are always eager to welcome new members. They have almost 90 member clubs and over 1,000 individual CAPA members.

CAPA objectives are:

  • To promote the art and science of photography in all its forms throughout Canada and the world, and to further public interest therein
  • To encourage and promote participation by its members in photographic exhibitions, circuits, competitions and like endeavors on regional, national and international level
  • To promote the organization and encourage the affiliation of camera clubs, councils and similar groups
  • To promote international, national and regional exhibitions of photography
  • To compile and disseminate information relating to photography in all its forms for the use and benefit of the individual members and the Association’s affiliated or associated groups
  • To publish a photographic publication
  • To promote and sustain friendly relationships among all photographic organizations throughout the world
  • To receive monies, whether as membership fees, contributions, gifts, donations or otherwise, and to expend same for the advancement of the Association and its objects
  • To do generally all things that are conducive or incidental to the above objects

For more information on CAPA see here. https://capacanada.ca/