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Photography Organisations

The Royal Photographic Society
The Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain, commonly known as the Royal Photographic Society, is one of the world's oldest photographic societies. It was founded in London, England, in 1853 as the Photographic Society of London with the objective of promoting the art and science of photography, and in 1853 received Royal patronage from Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain
The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain is the umbrella organisation that provides benefits and co-ordinates specific events for the majority of photographic clubs and societies in England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland.

Fédération Internationale de l’Art Photographique
FIAP, is an international organization of national associations of photography. More than 85 national associations are members, comprising nearly one million individual photographers.

Lincolnshire Photographic Association
The LPA represents camera clubs and photographic societies in the Lincolnshire area. The LPA organises Events, Competitions, Lecturers and Judges for the member clubs.

North & East Midlands Photographic Federation

N&EMPF was founded in April 1955 and is currently made up of 53 photographic clubs/societies primarily in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.
N&EMPF organises a number of events each year; the Exhibition, Championships, Photographic Weekend Conference and Memorial Lecture in the Autumn.

East Anglian Federation of Photographic Societies
The EAF was founded in 1910 and has thus been in existence for over 100 years. The EAF is a constituent founder Member of the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB), which is the parent organisation for camera clubs and photographic societies throughout the UK. Having 121 member clubs and societies with in excess of 4000 individual members, the EAF is now the largest federation in the PAGB covering the area of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk, Suffolk and that part of Hertfordshire which lies to the east of the M1 motorway.

Other Regional Clubs

Peterborough Photographic Society

PPS is suitable for beginners and experienced photographers alike. It meets regularly most Tuesdays throughout the season at 7:30pm (Sept-May) in a well equipped club room at the Parkway Sports & Social Club. Enjoy a full programme of quality guest speakers, practical demonstrations, internal and external competitions, an Annual Exhibition, photographic trips and some lively social events.

Wisbech & District Camera Club
To enhance the enjoyment of photography by further developing skills, appreciation and understanding of the art for all of it's members.

Desborough & Rothwell Photographic Society

Desborough & Rothwell Photographic Society is an established photographic club founded in 1927. We are members of the Midland Counties Photographic Federation and we are also affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain.

 We are a small friendly club, and anyone over the age of 16 is welcome, regardless of their abilities or whether they are amateur or professional. It doesn’t matter whether you use a mobile phone or a top of the range DSLR to take your photos as it is only the image produced that matters. Help can be offered to anyone requesting it on any photographic problem, whether it’s about using their cameras or processing and manipulating their images. Help can be offered on a one to one basis if preferred.

Spalding Photographic Society
The objective of our Society is to promote and encourage improvement in photography. We achieve this with presentations by guest speakers, training evenings by local experts, competitions and outings to nearby attractions of photographic interest.

Training & Tutorials

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The Photographer Academy
The Photographer Academy is the largest European photography training company with already thousands of Pro Photographers as well as Artists and Hobbyists making use of the award winning training to get inspired or instructed every day.

Bob Brind-Surch - Nature's Photos

I arrange a number of safaris and trips abroad designed specifically for the enthusiastic photographers with a real interest in photographing wildlife. I don't run this operation on a truly commercial basis so don't offer many holiday trips at any one time but those I do offer have been very carefully selected to provide truly exciting and rewarding opportunities.

Going Digital Courses
On Going Digital photography courses we'll show you how to capture the images that are important to you. Starting with our beginners photography courses, with a mix of learning in the classroom and on location, we'll help you build the skills to take photographs to be proud of.  

Line & Light - Digital photography & software courses
With courses running in central Nottingham and at other locations throughout the county, we’ve got exciting itineraries throughout the year for those just starting with their photography right through to skilled enthusiasts and semi-pro’s. If you’ve a keen interest in buildings and architecture, you have the opportunity to learn with one of the UK’s top architectural photographers, Martine Hamilton Knight D Litt (Hon), and together with Line and Light’s skilled team of trainers you can delve into subjects as wide ranging as video, astrophotography and off camera flash. If polishing up your post production skills is high on your list, our Adobe software tutors are second to none.

Supplies, Repairs, Services, Printing

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DS Colour Labs
DS Colour Labs is a third generation family business established in 1954. What originally started as a wedding and portrait studio in Didsbury Village, flourished into a film processing and printing lab. In 2005 the business was transformed when DS Colour Labs successfully entered the online printing market which lead to us securing additional premises to cope with the growth.

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