Frequently Asked Questions

General photo club help

What happens with my personal information?

Your contact information is used by CG Photo Club and contest/competition sponsors to administer the photo contest/competition and publish winning photographs. The information we request — your contact information, as well as information about when, where and how you took your photos—is used to contact you in the event that your photo(s) is/are selected for photo contests/competitions and to verify that the content is eligible for the contest/competition category to which it was submitted.

Please visit for the Canadian Geographic website privacy policy. For photo contest/competition privacy policies, visit, select the contest/competition you wish to enter and visit the ‘Personal Information’ section in the rules and regulations page. 

What do I do if I forget my password?

If you forget you password, click the “Forgot your password?” link in the Login box and enter the email address linked to your Photo Club account. You will receive an email with instructions on how to reset your password.

How do I log in through Facebook?

Click on the button that says “login with Facebook.” You will be taken to a dialog box that asks for the email address and password linked to your Facebook account. By logging in through Facebook, you can share photos you submit to Photo Club on your Facebook page as well as invite friends to join Photo Club and encourage them to take part in photo contests. By using the Facebook login, you allow the login application access to your Facebook account when prompted.

How do I create an account/log in?

On the homepage, click “Login”  and then enter your email address and a password in the Login box on the right hand side. You can create a new account on the same page, filling out the information in the Create your account box.

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