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

Join us for our end of season keynote speech & presentation night, with the famed British explorer, Conrad Dickinson at the Forum Cinema, Hexham - Keynote speech from explorer, Conrad Dickinson 23/04/19
The Hexham & District Photographic Society, working in partnership with the Forum Cinema, brings the film 'Do Not Bend: The Photographic Life of Bill Tyne Valley Film Festival
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

Competition News

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
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

    • Audio Visual Night - 26th March 2019 - 7:30 pm
    • Tonight is the society’s Audio Visual (AV) presentation night.


      A number of Society Members have been working together as a part of the AV sub-group, and this is their first opportunity to exhibit the work they have been creating.

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

    • NCPF Annuals Competition - 5th April 2019 - 12:00 am
    • For more details please contact Gerry Adcock.

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