STOP PRESS: CPS Exhibition 10th – 24th November

Consett and District Photographic Society are exhibiting a selection of our prints at the Empire Theatre and Library in Consett from the 10th to the 24th November. Local business are supporting our event by also showing our images in shops and cafes across the town.
Images are from our members’ collections and showcase our spirit, enthusiasm and love of photography.

Monday 8th October…

This Monday we have a change to the advertised programme. Our long standing member and treasurer, John Wolstenholme will be talking about  “My Year in Pictures”. Looking forward to hearing about the challenge John set himself to take a picture every day.

The light trails evening will now be in November.

New Venue Reminder & Snods Edge

Looking forward to the new season starting on the 3rd September.   Don’t forget we are now meeting at the Steel Club in Consett.

Also… our annual event at Snod’s Edge is on the 9th September.  Mmmm cake!

The club’s new meeting venue

Thanks to the Demi Sports Bar for allowing us to use their facilities for the final few weeks of the season in April.

When we regroup in September, we will have the meetings at The Steel Club.  It is located at 36 Medomsley Rd, Consett DH8 5HA.

Citizen’s House

Citizen’s House in Consett is to be rebuilt and next year there will be an exciting new venue for use by the Consett community.

So from the start of April, the camera club will have a new home…we are just arranging this now, so please check back to see where we will be meeting.

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our members past and present, friends and guests…. may 2018 be happy, healthy and your images catch the moment !!

Results of the 3rd Print Competition April 2017 – Colour

1st Brian Baxter – “Wear and Tear”
2nd Ray Hamilton – “Waiting for Chaos”
3rd David Leck – “Wastwater” (Best Novice)
HC Debra Taylor – “The Monitor”
HC Lynda Golightly – “Reflecting the Vision of the Future”
HC Julia Richardson – “What’s up Doc?” –
HC Julia Richardson – “Let’s Get it on!”
HC Ken Nevin -“I’m Not Hungry”