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

The winners of the 2nd PDI Competition of 2018-19 season are here:-


Danny Brannigan

Danny Brannigan

2nd PDI Competition Winners 2018-19
Our 3rd Print Competition of the season was held at the Torch Centre on 29th January 2019. The Judge was Keith Snell LRPS, EFIAP, PPSA from Cockermouth. 3rd Print Competition Results 2018-19 Season
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

    • The Ward Philipson photography collection: John Moreels MBE - 19th February 2019 - 7:30 pm
    • Tonight we will be taken on a trip through time by John Moreels MBE, owner of the ‘Ward Phillipson’ photography collection.

      John will be dipping into his archive, which currently consists of over 400 metal and cardboard boxes from various sources, containing historic documents, printing materials and photographic negatives.

      For more about the archive visit: www.photomemoriesarchive.org.uk

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

    • NCPF Club Championships - 24th February 2019 - 12:00 am
    • For more details please contact Gerry Adcock

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