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 are pleased to announce that our 2018 Summer Exhibition opened this evening, 13th August and will be open daily until Sunday Summer Exhibition 2018 - VOYAGER
Hexham & District Photographic Societies 2018 Annual Exhibition has been themed "Voyager" to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Voyager 1 and Annual Exhibition Commemorative Book
Hexham Photographic Society member and now club secretary Kevin Hilton put his best foot forward back in May in an effort to raise much needed funds towards Kev's 'Off the Rails' 30 Mile Walk

Competition News

This years excellent keynote by nationally acclaimed photographer, Ian Macdonald took place in the Forum Cinema on Tuesday the 24th April. The evening, Keynote & Annual Award Presentaions 2017-18 Season
The 3rd PDI competition MOVEMENT is now open for judging by Members
You can view all the image using the gallery below, but please don’t forget to vote
3rd PDI Competition Judging Form
Our last competition for the three Print competition series was held at our normal venue at the Torch Centre opposite Hexham General Hospital on 6th February 3rd Print Competition Results


    • Annual Exhibition 2018 - 14th August 2018 - 10:00 am
    • The Hexham & District Photographic Society Summer Exhibition is on the theme ‘Voyager’. This is to celebrate last year’s 40th anniversary of the launch of Voyager 1 and 2 by NASA which included a number of images portraying life on Earth.

    • Where: Hexham Abbey, Market Place,, Hexham, NE46 3NB