Membership in CVDCC

Membership in the Coachella Valley Desert Camera Club is open to all those with a serious interest in the photographic arts. Annual dues for Regular Members are currently $50, payable before the first of each year. This covers participation in two meetings per month (the Club holds a regular and a CRITSIG meeting each month except July and August); participation in Club competitions; and free access to member online services. The club also conducts several outings each year which are open to all members.


You are welcome o come to a club meeting to check us out!

New members who join during the year are charged approximately $5 per "club month" (excluding July and August) for the rest of the year (excluding their "free" visit). Click here for details and to join! See schedule below.


An Associate Member is a spouse/partner of the same household who can participate in all club functions but who may not enter any club competition. Associate dues are an additional $10 per annum.

Interested in Joining the Coachella Valley Desert Camera Club?

Potential new members are invited to come to a Club meeting
for free to learn more about our activities. Or follow the instructions below to join now!

New Member Application

To apply for membership, please follow the instructions below including payment of dues. We only accept payment of new member dues online at time of application - if you are not ready to pay, please apply later!


If you encounter any difficulties with your application, please email

1. Fill Out Application Form

To apply for membership :

  1. Click here. This will link you to the CVDCC Portal.
  2. Click the New Member Application button.
  3. Fill out the application form and submit - after correcting any errors, you will be returned to this page.
  4. Pay your membership dues using the buttons below.

2. Make Payment of Dues

Please make your payment according to the following schedule:

Joining Month Dues 
 January - March  $50
April $45
May $40
June $35
July $30
August $25
September $20
October - December* $50

*If you join after October 1, your dues payment will also cover your dues for the following year!

Please use the PayPal button below to make your payment. If you do not have a PayPal account, you will be given the option of using a credit or debit card.


Membership dues are on a sliding scale according to the table on the left.


Add $10 for Associate Dues.

Pay $amount per schedule left