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

New for the 2019 to 2020 season Hexham and District Photographic Society are pleased to announce the introduction of a series of workshops available exclusively Photography Workshops Launch
Hexham Photographic Society will be attending the forthcoming Community Showcase event in the Wentworth Leisure Centre on Saturday 31st August. The FREE Hexham Community Group Showcase
Hexham & District Photographic Society is pleased to announce that the annual exhibition of member's images, is now open until the 18th of August 2019 Annual Exhibition Opens

Competition News

The 2nd Internal PDI Competition themed 'Abandoned' is now open for voting.
The form will be open till 15th January.
Please view the images
2nd PDI Competition 2019-20 Season - Abandoned
The second Print competition of the 2019-20 season took place on Tuesday the 3rd of December. Many Thanks go to the judge for this round of the competition, 2nd Print Competition 2019-2020 Season
Congratulations to all our members who had their images awarded placings in our 1st Print competition of this 2019 - 2020 season.

In the Mono
1st Print Competition 2019-2020 Season

    • Assignment Presentation Night - 21st January 2020 - 7:30 pm
    • Join us to see the results of two of our recent workshops on landscape & sports photography. Members of the Society will talk about their experiences & present examples of their work in projected digital format and prints.

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

    • An Evening with Neil Denham - 28th January 2020 - 7:30 pm
    • Tonight we have the great pleasure of spending the evening with one of our own members, and experienced professional photographer, Neil Denham. Neil has a wealth of professional photographic experience in photojournalism, commercial & wedding photography. He has a genuine love of all forms of photography & has recently turned back to the darks side…

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