Welcome to Hexham and District Photographic Society, founded in 1947 by Donald Low

Seventy years on our friendly membership comprises a range of abilities from beginners, to accredited and professional photographers, they cover a broad spectrum of photographic interests, including (but not limited to): landscape, portraiture, sport, wildlife, street, documentary and abstract photography. The majority of our members have made the move to digital photography, however there are still some keen film users among us.

Latest News

Hexham Photographic Society is pleased to announce the opening of the latest exhibition of members work in the cafe area of the Forum Cinema. The exhibition Exhibition & Free Cinema Evening - Now Open!
In 2018, the year of ICE's 200th birthday, ICE North East is launching a new Stephenson's Newcastle leaflet to celebrate the lives and works of George Photography Competition - Stephenson's Newcastle
Hexham Photographic Society are pleased to announce that the opening of our 2017 annual exhibition took place this evening. The exhibition is once again Annual Exhibition 2017 Now Open.

Competition News

Our first Print Competition of the season was judged on 14th November at the Torch Centre by Gerald Chamberlin from Carlisle. He is Chairman and Competition 1st Print Competition Winners 2017-18
Our First PDI Competition results were presented at our club night on 19th September. The Theme REFLECTIONS was well represented and judged by our members.



First PDI Competition Results 2017-18
Calling all eagle-eyed photographers! Tyne Valley Community Rail Partnership are looking to produce a calendar for 2018 to showcase the diversity and Tyne Valley Community Rail Partnership Photographic Competition

    • NCPF Annual Presentation Awards - 26th November 2017 - 2:00 pm
    • The NCPF hold a presentation day every year to show and present awards re the successful images in both competitions.

    • Where: Clara Vale Village Hall, Clara Vale, Tyne & Wear, NE40 3SY

    • Liverpool Assignment Weekend Presentation - 28th November 2017 - 7:30 pm
    • Another member’s night presenting images taken during our society weekend away to Liverpool. Arranged & coordinated by Christine Giles, this promises to be an entertaining night with each of the members presenting their own images.

    • Where: The Torch Centre, Corbridge Road, Hexham, NE46 1QS