Holy Island boats
Hills in mid-Wales
The Watcher
Porth Naven
Knot wader roost Stag Rock Oct 2013
Rannoch Moor
Santorini impressions
Snow Leopard
Chalkhill Blue, Portland Bill
Sunset Swan
STF Vandrarhem, Stockholm
Alpine glacier
Bamburgh Castle from Stag Rock, 2013
Tree-bumblebee on bramble
River Derwent, Nov 2013
Tawny Eagle
Inaugural Run
Old Coastguard Cottages, Portland Bill
Parasol Mushrooms, Old Sulehay, Nov 2014
Small Skipper, Maiden Castle, Dorset
Wave breaking and Black Headed Gulls taking off


If you are interested in photography, then Peterborough Photographic Society is suitable for beginners and experienced photographers alike. It meets regularly most Tuesdays throughout the season at 7:30pm (from Sept 3rd 2019 to May 12th 2020) in a well equiped club room at the Parkway Sports & Social Club (directions here). Enjoy a full programme of quality guest speakers, practical demonstrations, internal and external competitions, an Annual Exhibition, photographic trips and some lively social events.

Visitors and new members are always welcome with no obligation to join for the first few visits. Come along and visit PPS in the comfort of our clubroom, which has its own bar, and make new friends. See how you can improve your photographic skills. Get help and advice from more experienced photographers. Read more about Welcome


This Four Crown Award Certificate is presented to our member Gill Steyn and she now is DPAGB. PPSA. BPE4*

BPE4* is from the BRITISH PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITIONS on 16th May 2022 and now 200 pictures have been accepted. Read more about BPE4*

Non League Events for the 2022/23 season

Non League Events in which everyone is welcome to participate, for the coming season.

Some of these events need preparation time, so please do check the dates and read the rules carefully.

Updated May 14th 2022


NB With the advent of high quality lenses on modern mobile phones, images taken on them can be used for all of our League competitions and the Non League Events mentioned here. The choice is yours.


Sept 13th              Read more about Non League Events for the 2022/23 season

Individual Genres Competitions and Photographer of the Year

This year the competition was ably judged by Howard Tate MA (phot) ARPS APAGB AFIAP from Pontefract, Yorkshire. There were ten genres and POTY entrants needed to enter six of them. Other members could enter any of the genres if they so wished.

The individual genres winners were as follows:

Street  - John Dodkins with "The Blues Singer"

Architecture - David Hodgson with "Santiago"

Macro - Colin Bradshaw with "Female Bandied Demoisells on Reed" Read more about Individual Genres Competitions and Photographer of the Year

Bill Dunn Memorial - Creative Competition

This year the judge was Steven Galvin who was impressed by the work and thoroughly enjoyed his task. The numbers were slightly down, due to the pandemic restrications, so we look forward to even more entries next year when the competition will be on March 28th 2023.


The results, in reverse order for this year are:

Commended - A Chance Encounter by Gill Steyn (PPS);  Seth’s Presence in His Temple by Ian Taylor (Swavesey CC);   The Fall by Simon Shore (Swavesey CC);  Red Arrows by David Hodgson (Wisbech CC);  Night of the Comet by Neil Malton (PPS) Read more about Bill Dunn Memorial - Creative Competition