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The Winchester Photographic Society
2014 Exhibition

are now closed for the Winchester Photographic Society  81st annual open exhibition.

Thanks to all those who have entered the Winchester Photographic Society 2014 exhibition.

Exhibition judging day is Sunday 23rd March.

 The exhibition opens in the "City Space" at the Winchester Discovery Centre on Saturday 26th April, and runs until Sunday 18th May 2014.

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  Some of last years exhibition entries
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The Winchester Photographic Society (WPS) welcomes all people interested in photography and endeavours to cater for all, from absolute beginners to advanced amateurs and professional photographers.  As one of the largest photographic societies in the south, we do have a diverse membership with a wide range interests.

Our aim is to encourage photography and help people improve their technique and capabilities.

We try to maintain a friendly approach and offer aid along with constructive feedback on members work. Our programme has a range of exciting events, such as skilled lecturers who are willing to come and share tips and tricks of the trade, workshops to practise and improve skills around others of similar interests, and of course photographic competitions (both prints and projected images) to push your creativity to the limit.


The main meetings are held on Tuesday evenings at 7:30pm from September to May, at the Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry St, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8SB.

During the Tea/coffee break (on most Tuesday meetings), there is a ‘Print Discussion Table’ where members can seek advice and comments about their photographs or ask questions. This is also a time to socialise and to ask advice from other members. Approaching a committee member is a good start if you do not know who to speak with to get help.


Workshops and Groups

We also hold workshops on various subjects and have a Panels group who help each other, looking at ways to present several photographs instead of just one. There is also an Audio Visual (AV) group who work on presenting a series of digital images to music.

The workshops, Panels group and AV group normally meet on a Wednesday evening at the Littleton Millennium Memorial Hall, The Hall Way, Littleton, Winchester, SO22 6QL.  See the WPS programme for details.  Note these meetings are not held every week.


The Next Meeting

See the Winchester Photographic Society programme, on the events page, for more details, or click here for the PDF version.

Date Events Location
Tuesday 1st April President’s Evening – David McKibbin LRPS Winchester, Discovery Centre
Tuesday 8th April

Southampton International PDI’s

Our annual opportunity to see the best of this highly regarded international competition.

Winchester, Discovery Centre
Tuesday 15th April

Members’ Print Competition No 5.

Robin Dumbreck (Judging)

Who will be this year’s Winning Print Photographer?

Winchester, Discovery Centre
Wednesday 16th April Last day for Entries – for next Tuesday’s Members DPI Competition.

Whilst we are without an upload facility in the interim website you will need to continue to submit your images directly to the PDI Secretary, Brian Jones.
Tuesday 22nd April

Members’ Digital Projection Competition No 5.

Judge TBA

Who will be this year’s Winning DPI Photographer?

Winchester, Discovery Centre
Wednesday 23rd April Members’ Workshop Littleton Millennium Memorial Hall

Joining the Winchester Photographic Society

If you are interested in joining the society please contact the Treasurer/Membership Secretary, Graham Barber, e-Mail or phone 01962 881604.  Alternatively please visit us at one of our Tuesday meetings.

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