Ponteland Photographic Society

Derwent Reservoir

Derwent Reservoir – 19th June 2023 On a lovely evening, just as summer had started in the North East, June led an outing to the new hide at Derwent Reservoir. Here’s her report on the evening and a few pictures from the members; “During the summer, members of Ponteland Photographic Society enjoy Outings, suggested often […]

Information Fair

Information Fair – 1st June 2023 PPS were recently invited to attend a local information fair organised by our MP Guy Opperman. Here are a few pictures of our display stand and some of the committee members who were there. The stand was manned during the day by several of the committee members including, left […]

Set Subject – Patterns – 31st October 2022

Set Subject – Patterns – 31st October 2022 This was our first set subject competition of the season with the title of Patterns. An interesting topic which left lots of interpretation by members and resulted in a varied selection of images.Our judge, David Best LRPS from Hexham Photographic Society, provided an excellent commentary and we […]

Knockout Competition 10th October 2022

Knockout Competition – 10th October 2022 It was good to be back with everyone starting a new season after the COVID years and what better way to kick off our friendly competitions with the Knockout! Once again members came up with a great selection of attention grabbing pictures which made the voting process very close including […]

New Season starts on 3rd October

Unfortunately due to a lingering COVID-19 infection we have been forced to cancel our intended opening session on 26th September. Our first meeting will now be on 3rd October featuring David Stout’s Oriental Journey presentation.

Seasonal winner for Tony!

The last competition of 2019 produced a selection of seasonal images none better this bottle of Prosecco with an inviting glass alongside! This was the Still Life set subject competition judged by Jim Welsh from Blyth Photographic Society. Our earlier workshop had obviously enticed lots of members to give it a try so there were […]

Set Subject – Still Life – 2nd December 2019

Set Subject – Still Life – 2nd December 2019A new area for most members so we ran a Still Life workshop last month to help out. This proved to be well worthwhile though as the competition certainly produced a wide range of high quality entries from members.Judge Jim Welsh from Blyth Photographic Society made some […]

Another winner for Phil!

More fabulous nature shots claim the top two places for Phil Robson in the Open PDI competition! Thanks to Bill Broadley from Blyth Photographic Society our last minute judge for the evening.Click here to see the competition report

Open PDI – 21st October 2019

Open PDI Competition – 21st Oct 2019Many thanks to Bill Broadley from Blyth Photographic Society for literally stepping in at the last minute to judge this year’s Digital Images competition. Jane Black was unfortunately hospitalised and Bill took on the responsibility of sifting through almost 50 images inside of four days – quite an achievement. […]

Knockout winner!

This amazing wildlife picture is the top entry in this year’s Knockout competition voted by members. Kingfisher by Fara Sarajian captures the moment of triumph for the colourful bird.Click here to see the competition report.