About us

CERN Photo Club was the first club at CERN and has been Founded by Prof. J. C. Bakker in 1958.

Currently it has about 100 members.  

The club is located at CERN, Meyrin Site, in the club area, building 566-R-008. The exact location can be found on this map : maps.cern.ch
If you come from Geneva, closest tram stop is “CERN”, at just one minute from the club. You can also come by car. Some parking places are available for club members.


** More info can be requested via email writing to the committee club-photo-admins@cern.ch

** CERN PHOTO CLUB on Facebook: Facebook page

** CERN Photo Club Instagram page: Follow us on Instagram

Club Committee Members, 2024.

PresidentAndrea Musso
Vice-PresidentLaszlo Toth
TreasurerAnna Chrul
Vice-TreasurerA. Marchioro
SecretaryPierre Gildemyn

See below also the responsibilities of our committee members:

Studio managementAndrea Musso
Dark Room activities and organizationPierre Gildemyn / Alexander Oh
Printing activitiesLaszlo Toth
ExpositionsAnna Chrul / Laszlo Toth
Communication Cecilia Solondoeta
Events (BBQ, welcome party etc.)Anna Chrul
Newcomers (show around, explain rules)Pierre / Andrea Musso
WebmasterA. Marchioro
Agenda – Presentations OrganizerLaszlo Toth / Andrea Musso
PhotoSuisse ContestAndrea Musso
Access and mailing listAndrea Musso / Anna Chrul
Photo of the Month contestLaszlo Toth
Anonymous photo appreciationLaszlo Toth
Beginner coursesMartin Fürbach
Photography outingsMartin Fürbach

CERN Photo Club Presidents History

Year 2024: Andrea Musso 

  • 2023 Andrea Musso
  • 2022 Andrea Musso
  • 2021 Didier Steyaert
  • 2020 Didier Steyaert
  • 2019 Didier Steyaert
  • 2018 Didier Steyaert
  • 2017 Didier Steyaert
  • 2016 Didier Steyaert
  • 2015 Luigi Gallerani
  • 2014 Luigi Gallerani
  • 2013 Luigi Gallerani
  • 2012 Pierre Gyldemin
  • 2011 Fons Rademakers
  • 2010 Fons Rademakers
  • 2009 Fons Rademakers
  • 2008 Sylvain Chapeland
  • 1958 Prof. J. C. Bakker