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

Page 37 of the 29.11.18 Hexham Courant has a call for local photographers. The 'Best Snaps of the Season' featuring Tynedale are wanted by December the Hexham Courant - Calling All Local Photographers
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

Competition News

Hello all members,


The 2nd PDI competition on the theme of ‘Three’ is now open for voting!


Please see below galley for viewing
2nd PDI Competition 2018-19
Congratulations to the winners of the 2nd Print Competition of this season.


The Judge David Illingworth from Throckley gave a comprehensive
2nd Print Competition Results 2018-19 Season
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

    • Closing Date for NCPF Club Championship Competition 2019 - 27th January 2019 - 11:59 am
    • The NCPF Club Championship Competition 2019 is due to take place on the 24th February the closing dates for entries is the 27th January.

      • The details & rules Rules for Print Section – 2019 can be downloaded by clicking here
      • The details & Rules for PDI Section – 2019 can be downloaded by clicking here

      Competition Officer:- Mr Gerry Adcock, ARPS, 28 Dene Garth, Ovingham, Prudhoe,NE42 6AP

      Email: [email protected]

      Judges for the event: –  

      Jack Bamford. DPAGB, AFIAP, APAGB.

      Gerald Chamberlin, DPAGB, EFIAP.

      Mavis McCormick, LRPS.Rules for PDI Section – 2019

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

    • Print Competition Results Night - 29th January 2019 - 7:30 pm
    • Join us for the results of the third society print competition of the season, judged by Keith Snell ARPS EFIAP EPSA.

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