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

Matt Cawood, the Landlord of the Boatside Inn at Warden, took delivery of 100 Planner style Charity Calendars for 2019 and 150 Christmas cards, produced Charity Calendars for the Boatside Inn
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

Competition News

Congratulations to the winners of the 1st Print Competition of this season.


The Judge Tony Potter is one of the top judges in the country
1st Print Competition Winners 2018-19 Season
The 1st DPI Competition 'A Touch of Red is now open for voting.

Full instructions are on the form below.


Voting is now closed
1st PDI Competition 2018-19 Season
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

    • An evening with Tom Stoddart – multi award winning photographer. - 20th November 2018 - 7:30 pm
    • Join us for a fascinating evening with multi award winning photographer Tom Stoddart, as he presents a retrospective look at his work as a professional photographer.

      Please be aware Tom will be presenting images of his time documenting the war in Sarajevo & the terrible HIV/AIDS pandemic that blighted sub-Saharan Africa in the early 2000’s, which some people may find upsetting.

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

    • NCPF Awards Presentation Day - 25th November 2018 - 1:00 pm
    • For more details please contact Gerry Adcock

    • Where: Clara Vale Village Hall, South View, Ryton, NE40 3SY