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 over 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, 2022.

Role Name
President Andrea Musso
Vice-President Konstantinos Iakovidis
Treasurer Anna Chrul
Vice-Treasurer Laszlo Toth
Secretary Pierre Gildemyn

See below also the responsibilities of our committee members:

Role Name
Studio management Andrea Musso
Dark Room activities and organization Pierre Gildemyn / Alexander Oh
Printing activities Laszlo Toth
Expositions Anna Chrul / Laszlo / Federica
Communication  Federica Baldassari
Events (BBQ, welcome party etc.) Konstantinos / Anna
Newcomers (show around, explain rules) Pierre / Andrea
Webmasters Konstantinos / Federica
Agenda - Presentations Organizer Laszlo / Andrea
Photosuisse Andrea
Access and mailing list Andrea / Anna
Borrowable equipment Konstantinos
Photo of the Month contest Konstantinos / Federica
Anonymous photo appreciation Laszlo
Beginner courses Martin Fürbach
Photography outings Martin Fürbach


CERN Photo Club President History

Year 2022: President  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


Staff Association

The Cern Photo Club is part of CERN Staff Association.
The CERN clubs are run under the supervision of the Staff Association through the Clubs Coordinating Committee (CCC).