The Photographic Society of India was founded in the year 1937 by a handful of very enthusiastic artists in the field of photography who were not only from metropolis of Mumbai but from India at large. They also duly constituted this wonderful organization. The Photographic Society of India largely known as PSI.
Indeed The PSI can claim and be proud of to be the largest, the most active and the best organized Photographic Society in India and abroad. PSI, unlike any other Photographic Society in India and perhaps even elsewhere in the world, continues to hold interesting, instructive and entertaining weekly programmes every Friday, month in and month out.
At PSI every member wholeheartedly welcomes and guides the new incoming members. Senior and experienced members instill confidence and enthuse the new members by taking interest in their work. PSI is perhaps the only Photographic Society having its own spacious premises with facilities like Photo Art Gallery , Library, Studio, Darkroom, Educational Course etc.
PSI holds, conducts and takes part in National and International Exhibitions and also its members Exhibition. The numerous Awards which adorn the Society's showcases speak volumes of our members' achievements. The Photographic Society of India has been serving the good cause of photography since its inception in 1937 and thus becoming one of the oldest Photographic Society in our country. Some of the country's best photographers have had their roots in PSI.