Earn your Photo Patrol Patch

To improve our Council’s Visual Storytelling capabilities​, you can now qualify to earn the Photo Patrol Patch!

You can qualify to earn the attached patch by completing the following steps:

  1. Take a print-quality photo that is used in The Scouter Digest, the NCAC Annual Report, or another Council print publication .
  2. Share a photo on Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag #myNCAC.
  3. Document in photography or video one Scouting event. Encourage other parents and leaders to submit material. Post the final video or slideshow online.
  4. Register as a Photography Merit Badge Counselor OR complete the Visual Storytelling course at Philmont Training Center. [OPTIONAL]
  • Those who qualify would be part of the “Photo Patrol” going forward, and could be called on to help document Council and District activities.
  • Members would be recognizable as approved Council photographers at events.

To submit your items for consideration, click here.