To protect everyone during the current pandemic we are holding our meetings on line this season, so you can join us wherever you are, in your slippers if you like. Visitors are very welcome and we’re offering 3 free invitations to our competition nights.
For our guest speaker evenings visitors can come for just £4.00 or why not become a member to see all our meetings and join in our competitions. Click Here
Annual membership fees are exceptional value this year as we’ve halved our subs so they start at what works out as less than £1 a week.
Join Our Virtual Zoom Meetings
Our Lockdown Virtual Meetings.
We have held ‘informal’ meetings during the ‘closed season’ up to August. Our official weekly meetings will commence on Monday 21st September, 2020 starting at 19.45pm prompt. Click on the Information ‘tab’ above then choose Syllabus to find our Programme for the 2020/2021 Season.
Southport Photographic Society
The society was founded in 1890, making it one of the oldest photographic societies in the the country. It is also one of the best-known, thanks to our Annual National Open Exhibition which attracts entries from the UK’s leading photographers. In October we will be celebrating our 130th Anniversary.
Yet despite the society’s age and fame, SPS is simply a diverse group of photographers with skill levels ranging from beginner to experienced, who meet to chat and share knowledge every Monday from September to April.
Our programme includes a variety of photographic talks and presentations as well as competition nights for new and advanced photographers.
So if you are interested in photography, why not join our society, meet likeminded people and learn even more about this fascinating activity? Membership is now half price for the 2020/21 season and you are cordially invited to try our Monday night Zoom meetings as a guest. There’s no obligation to join; but who knows what just one visit might develop into? We look forward to meeting you.
We open the season on 21st September with President’s Night, featuring Joan Blease FBPE MPAGB EFIAP/b. Joan is based in the North West and is a very talented digital artist and photographer. She has gained many awards (including Gold Medals and Best of Show) in International and UK Exhibitions. She only gives a few talks every year and we are delighted to welcome Joan to SPS.