Membership renewals now open
Our new membership year starts on 1st January 2021 and you can renew your membership online. And if you want to join us, this is the perfect time to do so. Membership benefits include free digital skills sessions, our free monthly members’ competition, discounts with our sponsors, reduced exhibition entry fees and more. Your membership fee supports the ongoing costs of the club house, which we all can’t wait to come back to.
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.
Thursday Night Lecture
SPS in a Nutshell
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:
Opportunities and Results
- Entry OPEN for the first Mono competition of 2021 HERE
- The final cumulative tables for 2020 can be seen HERE
- Mono PDI competition. Awards can be seen HERE
- Final Colour PDI results can be seen HERE
- The results of last year’s Nature Competition are showing HERE
- You can see all the Nature images HERE
- Results of ALL the year’s monthly competitions can be found HERE
- Results of the Outdoor Britain Competition can be seen HERE
- Want to send new or updated Member Galleries? Have a look HERE for instructions.
IMAGES AWARDED IN LAST MEMBER COMPETITION
Awarded images of the December Mono PDI competition in random order.