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.

Programme schedule and open competitions


The Midland Mono is now closed. Awards and images will soon be published HERE

This Week at SPS

This Thursday 27th June we have our 1st Colour Print Competition of the new season. Our judge will be David Gibbins ARPS, EFIAP/b, BPE5, APAGB.

If you are a member, head HERE if you want to participate. All skill levels welcome. Entry for this competition now closed.

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

Last year’s 1st Colour Print winner in the novice section by Peter Herremann

Latest News

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Gallery currently showing: Awarded images in the Members Annual Exhibition 2019  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.

Currently closed National / International Competitions

AV Awards


Midland Mono Closed

Inside SPS





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