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At our first meeting Ian announced a new idea for the coming season. Called ‘Special Projects’ (very James Bond!) each member has been allocated a subject at random (see the table below). The idea, should you wish to take part, is to undertake a small project based on your subject. […]

Special Projects




I’ve posted about this before but, since we have a talk on sports photography on Monday (9/9/19) here is some updated information. The Tour of Britain starts this Saturday and stage 5 on Wednesday 11th starts and finishes in Birkenhead. The route travels down the Wirral, through Chester, out to […]

Tour of Britain visits Kelsall next week


Entries are invited for 4 photography classes in the “Make it, Bake it, Grow it, Show it” Show at Frodsham Community Centre on 16 September. The classes are: Falling water My favourite building In my garden What fun! Entries cost 50p each and must be paid for by 11 September […]

Photography Comp at Frodsham Produce Show



Tate Britain’s hugely popular Don McCullin exhibition is coming to Liverpool next year. Discover the work of legendary British photographer Don McCullin (b. 1935). See more than 250 iconic photographs captured over the last 60 years. The exhibition includes poignant images of conflict taken in Vietnam and Syria. These will […]

Don McCullin exhibition at Tate Liverpool


FDPS member Wynford Evans’s photograph of walkers in Longacre Wood won this year’s Festival of Walks Photography competition. The prize of a photography panel was kindly donated by Boots Frodsham and presented by Cllr Caroline Ashton who chairs the Festival of Walks Working Group. Wynford’s winning photograph of walkers in […]

Wynford’s a winner


After our trip to the Tour Series (1 day race) at Birkenhead, see our Facebook page for some pics, there will be another chance to take cycle racing pics. on Wed 11th September as the eighth stage will start and finish in Birkenhead taking in a loop round Cheshire including […]

Tour of Britain 2019



June 7th  to September 8th in the Old Library. Northgate St., Chester Chance and Control: Art in the Age of Computers Celebrating 50 years and more of computer-generated art Since the 1960s, artists and programmers have used computers to create prints, drawings, paintings, photographs and digital artworks. This display celebrated […]

V&A exhibition in Chester


The National Historic Ships UK, in partnership with Classic Boat magazine are running their ninth Photography Competition.  Entries are encouraged from all those with an interest in maritime heritage, including historic vessel owners, maritime enthusiasts, school children and those with knowledge of traditional skills or nautical techniques. By the nature […]

National Historic Ships Photographic Competition – anyone can enter


Barrie Howarth won the Royal Photographic Society North West Digital Imaging Group Print Competition at the Digital Group Meeting in Frodsham Community Centre on Sunday. Barrie was awarded a plaque for the “Best Print” of two Chrysaora (commonly known as Sea Nettle Jellyfish). Also Lynda Haney gained 9 Acceptances from […]

More Success for F&DPS Members



Membership for the current season is now closed. Our new season begins in September 2019. Applications from new members will be available in late summer. The programme for the up and coming season will be available and posted online in due course.

Membership Closed for the 2018-19 Season