Month: March 2017



Council Meeting – 27th March 2017

Present Mavis McCormick (MM) – President & External Competition Sec Dave Best (DB) – Vice President David Theobald (DT) – Internal Competition Sec George Ledger (GL) Secretary Stephen Smith (SS) Marketing Officer Apologies Gerry Stephens (GS) – Treasurer, Verity Johnson (VJ) – Past President, Rob Haliburton (RH) Syllabus Sec, Christine Giles (CG) Social Sec, Adrian Christer (AC), Graham Oliver (GO), Mike Ward (MW). MM – opened meeting at 7.30pm   1. Treasurer’s Report GS had prepared the accounts which had been handed to DB for auditing, GL read out a brief summary as prepared by GS, to the committee. 2016-17 – club made loss of £475 2015-16 – Club made loss of £1300 2014-15 – Read More …



NCPF South Tyne Area Interclub Print Competition

South Tyne Interclub Print Competition - Down and out in Warsaw - 25 - Adrian Chryster

The annual NCPF South Tyne area Inter Club Print competition was hosted at Hexham 28th February 2017, this year the Judge was Malcolm Kus ARPS EFIAP DPAGB.  A total of 6 clubs took part with each club submitting 10 prints, images were judged and given a mark out of 30.   This year Hexhams entry comprised of and scored as follows: Friends – 24 – Gerry Adcock Forever the champ – 28 – Gerry Adcock The Wave – 27 – Rob Halliburton Feeling the strain – 29 – George Ledger Down and out in Warsaw – 25 – Adrian Chryster Eyes Wide Shut – 25 – George Ledger Gants Hill Tube Station – 26 – Read More …



3rd PDI Competition

COMPETITION THEME: HUMOUR Please browse the images below, click on the image to view at full size.     The judging form is now closed. Judging will close on Sunday 2nd April 2017  



Britain in Focus: A Photographic History.

One not to be missed, or to set your video recorder or PVR for at least…   This series of three programs in which Eamonn McCabe celebrates Britain’s greatest photographers, sees how science allowed their art to develop, and explores how they have captured our changing lives and country. The series starts on Monday the 6th March at 21:00 on BBC4. For more details click here.    The documentary series has been produced in by the BBC in Partnership with the National Media Museum in Bradford; who also have a special free supporting exhibition taking place between 17th March and the 25th June in Gallery Two. For more information, including the chance to see photographers John Read More …