Peter Siviter
Drink is my Refuge
David Wheeler
Autumn Morning, Rydal Water
Ray Allen
Botallack Mine
Mike Troth
A Different Apostle
Peter R Gennard
Autumn Sunlight, Lake Buttermere, Cumbria, England
Paul Hayward
Dinah Jayes
Brooding Mountains near Reine Lofotens
Mike Sharples
All that I have

3rd National AV Festival

The 3rd National AV Festival is now open for entries. Entries close on 27th March 2021. If you are an AV worker, this is an event not to be missed. Judging will be remote this year due to COVID-19.

Welcome to one of the UK's largest photo clubs based near Birmingham, West Midlands.

Smethwick Photographic Society is a friendly and welcoming camera club with a varied programme for everyone.

Come along to our online Thursday lectures and workshops on Zoom while the club house is shut. Make friends, be part of a great community and participate in our specialist groups and monthly member competitions. Our aim is to encourage the enjoyment of photography and develop members’ skills whatever their level and kit.

Smethwick PS is turning 100! Celebrate with us in our centenary year.

What's On

Thursday Night Lecture

Digital Skills Series

Members' Competition

Read the Rules HERE and view previous images HERE.

Member Donations:

Latest SPS News Item

Outdoor Britain Competition

Enter images taken from January 2020 to October 2021

Capture Nature images from across the UK throughout the year. Three Sections: Scapes, Creatures and Plants.

SPS in a Nutshell

Main Events Programme

We run a varied Thursday Night Club Programme as well as a Digital Skills Series. There is something for everybody.

Member Galleries

Have a look at the galleries of some of our members. We have a great history of extremely diverse and high quality photography across all genres.

Join Us or Renew Membership

We are a friendly club open to anyone. Join us here or renew your membership here.
The membership year runs from 1 January to 31 December. Discounts for joining during the year are available.

46th Smethwick International Exhibition of Photography

The 46th Smethwick International Exhibition of Photography received more than 10,000 entries this year. Thank you for your entries! Awarded images can now be seen on our competition page here:

Member Updates

Opportunities and Results

  • Entry to the March Colour Comp is now open.
  • Results of the first Colour competition HERE
  • Results of first Mono PDI 2021 HERE
  • Next club competition is Colour PDI on 25th February
  • The results of last year’s  Nature Competition are showing HERE
  • You can see all the Nature images HERE
  • Results of the last years Outdoor Britain Competition can be seen HERE
  • Want to send new or updated Member Galleries? Have a look HERE for instructions.


Awarded images of the February 2021 Colour PDI competition in random order.

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