Welcome to Smethwick Photographic Society.

We are one of the UK’s largest camera clubs based in Smethwick, Birmingham. We hope you enjoy having a look around and welcome any feedback – please leave it using the form at the bottom of this page.

Great News! Smethwick won first Place in the prestigious  PAGB PDI 2019 Championships at Warwick last Saturday 13th July.
You can see the results and final images by clicking the button.

SPS members who attended the competition at Warwick University


Current exhibition on the club walls: PAGB Inter-Federation Exhibition.

This Week at SPS

This Thursday 25th July our 1st Monthly Mono Print Competition judged by Leigh Preston, DPAGB, FRPS, EFIAP, APAGB, FIPF
Leigh is no stranger to our club so come along and be entertained as well as seeing a unique style of judging.

Doors: 7pm, programme begins at 8pm.
Entry fee: £3 for members, £4 for non-members.

One of the awarded images in the last Mono Print Competition:- The Boatman by Trevor Swann

Latest News

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Gallery currently showing: Awarded images in the 1st Colour Print Monthly Competition. The images’ order is randomised.

Current Member Opportunities

  • Members Annual Exhibition see members award images  
  • Results and images now showing for the Nature competition HERE
  • The club monthly competitions are now completed and the full tables can be seen HERE
  • We have a new competition for the whole of 2019 entitled ‘OUTDOOR BRITAIN’: landscapes, nature, gardens etc. Images must be taken in 2019 and will be judged next January. Full details can be found HERE, get snapping!
  • Want to send new or updated member galleries? Have a look HERE for instructions.

Inside SPS




Currently closed National / International Competitions


Midland Mono Closed

AV Awards


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