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 subject for the 1st round of the competition is 'Circles'
Please select you favourites from members images below, and use the voting form
1st PDI Competition 2019-20 (Circles)
The 3rd PDI Competition was Judged Online by members ending on 2nd April 2019. This is the update for the results of the competition plus the accrued 3rd PDI Competition Winners 2018-19
Hello all members,


The 3rd PDI competition on the theme of ‘Architecture’ is now open for voting!


Please see below galley for
3rd PDI Competition 2018-19

    • Results Night – 1st Print Competition - 15th October 2019 - 7:30 pm
    • Join us for the results of the first society print competition of the season, judged by Stephen Fowler.

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

    • Edward Robson – Commercial Drone Photography - 22nd October 2019 - 7:30 pm
    • Part of a series of talks from people who use photography in their work, Edward Robson will talk about how he has made a business out of aerial drone photography in our region. For some examples of the work he does visit: www.aerialperspectivedrones.co.uk/

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