York Photographic Society

18th September -Gavin Prest - "My Black and White World" - See Blog for further details

This is the website of York Photographic Society, York's longest established photography club and indeed one of Britain's earliest photographic societies. New members are always welcome to this thriving, friendly and energetic camera club.

You can download a PDF of the full programme for the forthcoming season by clicking the button below. This also gives the speakers' post-nominals where applicable.

To get a flavour of York Photographic Society's internal and external speakers and their lectures, click the links where you'll find a brief bio and sample images.


3rd September Leigh Preston - Is This It?

10th September Members' Evening - My Summer

17th September - Dr Sanjay Gupta - The Mystical Kumbh Mela - A Photographic Pilgrimage

24th September - Marge & Tony Furmston - Look at it Our Way

1st October - David Coates - Print Selection from the Northern Counties Salon

8th October - Lewis Outing - Jerusalem in May

15th October - Project Night - Water

22nd October - Russell Watkins - Flash: Embrace that Syncing Feeling

29th October - Peter Yeo - Beyond Somewhere Else

5th November - Evening Photo Shoot in York

12th November - Howard Tate - The Bigger Picture

19th November - Normanton Photographic Society Exchange Evening

26th November - Project Night - Impact

3rd December - Competition Night - Digital Projected Images and John Saville Rosebowl (Judged by Roger Poyser)

10th December - Patrick Kaye - In Polar Regions

17th December - Auction Evening with Mince Pies


7th January - John Illingworth - Diverse Photography

14th January - Jim Poyner - 12 Years a Pro and Still Winging It

21st January - Rob Swallow - Hirundo's Journal: Life-Saving Images and Words

28th January - Pat Reed - Pat's Eye

4th February - Competition Night - Monochrome Prints (Judged by John Reed)

11th February - Jo and Russell Watkins - Uganda

18th February - John Giles - The UK Olympic Games

25th February - Tony Worobiec - Photographing the Coast

4th March - Project Night - Wild Wood

11th March - Competition Night - Colour Prints (Judged by David Burgess)

18th March - Mike Deverell - Around the World in 120 Minutes

25th March - Paula & Guy Davies - Double Act

1st April - Selby Camera Club Exchange Evening

8th April - Competition Night - Leatt Cup and New Members Competition (Judged by John Illingworth)

15th April - Irene Froy - A Passion for Pastels

22nd April - Allan Harris - President's Night: Travels with my Camera

29th April - Project Night - Images of a Stranger

13th May - Annual General Meeting and Award of Certificates (Note change of date)

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