What we're about

Welcome to the Charlottesville Photography Initiative!

The CPI’s mission is to foster an open, friendly and professional environment in Charlottesville and the surrounding areas, providing an educational forum and building a community for amateur and professional photographers.

The CPI's vision is to be the nexus for all things photography related in the Charlottesville and surrounding areas. In support of its mission and vision, The CPI:

Provides a forum to bring local photographers together
Creates a sense of fellowship among photographers
Gives back to the community through non-profit photography
Delivers advanced photographic education
Increases collaboration and resource-sharing between members
Promotes professional growth
Provides artistic enrichment
Advocates for local photographers

Thank you for stopping by and I hope you join us!

Past events (501)

Share photos taken with a cell phone!

Shenandoah Joe Coffee Roasters

Bring a print(s), book/magazine…of photos to share or just you.

Shenandoah Joe Coffee Roasters

New plans for this group, new organizer.

Needs a location