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

The 1st PDI competition this time is on the theme 'A Touch of Red'


This fun competition is open to club members only but the results will
1st PDI Competition 2018-19 season
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

    • Closing Date 1st Print Competition - 25th September 2018 - 12:00 am
    • Today is the closing date for the 1st print competition. Members can submit two prints into the Monochrome and two into the Colour print competition, the full rules can be viewed here.  Please bring any mounted prints to tonight’s meeting.

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

    • Marj Baillie LRPS & Friends: Photo journals - 25th September 2018 - 7:30 pm
    • Another chance to see member, Marj Baillie LRPS, and her friends talk about the importance of taking a photo every day of their life & sharing them in photo-journals online. This talk was re-scheduled after having been cancelled due to the bad weather last year.

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