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

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
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

  • Gateshead Camer Club Entertain. - 11th December 2018 - 7:30 pm
  • As a part of our exchange program, come along and be entertained by members of the long established Gateshead Camera Club.

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

  • Members Christmas Meal - 18th December 2018 - 7:30 pm
  • This year the Members Christmas meal will be taking place at the Boatside Inn at Warden. For more information or to book your place please contact Kevin Hilton.

  • Where: The Boatside Inn, Warden, Hexham, NE46 4SQ