Frequently Asked Questions

 

How do I become a member?

Currently our membership can only be acquired in person, so come during our office hours to room #0009 in the basement of the LIFE Building (Right across from the ARC) and we'll be happy to help you!

  • Mon: 12:00 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Tue: 3:00 PM - 4:500 PM
  • Wed: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM & 3:00 PM to 4:50 PM
  • Thurs: 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Fri: 12:00 PM - 4:50 PM

Where is your office?

Our office is located in the basement of the UBC LIFE Building. The office number is 0009, and it can be easily found across from the ARC. If you're lost, contact us on Facebook and we'll help you out!

How do I rent equipment?

Information will be updated soon!

How do I book the studio?

Information will be updated soon!

How do I Hire Photographers?

Information will be updated soon!

Can alumni/staff/faculty be members of the PhotoSoc?

Yes, they can! If you're UBC Alumni do not hesitate to swing by the office on campus and we'll be happy to help you out with getting your membership. Due to UBC AMS bylaws membership prices differ:

  • A: $15
  • B: $60
  • C: $60
  • D: $105

Do we still work with film photography?

In this ever digitized world, the UBC PhotoSoc still provides facilities for people who work with film and analogue processes. With the generosity of the UBC AMS, we now provide film development and darkroom use in our own office (LIFE0009)! We provide D-76 black and white film processing; chemicals and photo paper are provided with the type C & D PhotoSoc memberships.