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With the decision to hold virtual meetings until January, the full details of our programme for the 2020/21 season are still being finalised, however the list of competition themes will be as follow. The competitions up January will be PDI only. Dates will be posted on the website as soon […]

Competiton Themes 2020/21



Member Nicky Higgens has had two images selected for the shortlist in the prestigious Landscape Photographer of the Year Competition run my Charlie Waite. Nicky says “One image has been in an FDPS comp this season, I think it crashed & burned in the  ‘metal’  comp. The print name was […]

Landscape Photographer of the Year Shortlist for Nicky


Several of the RPS’s on-line talks have been recorded including those by Joe Cornish and David Noton. They are now available to view on YouTube. You don’t have to be a member to watch them, and there is no charge just follow this link. Andrew

RPS On-line Talk Videos


Now our second challenge, Charades, has closed, please take a look at the entries here and send me your ‘likes’ following the instructions. All members can give their likes, just choose the tree you think best fill the brief. There is a link from the gallery page to the answers […]

Give your ‘Likes’ to the Charades entries



Due to the current coronavirus pandemic the society are not able to operate normally at the moment. Challenges are there to be overcome and we have surmounted that by holding our first ever online meeting last Monday, 18th May. The meeting was a quiz, “Brain of Frodsham”, and was attended […]

F&DPS Goes online & Quiz Results!


Our first attempt at a Zoom on-line quiz for the prestigious  ‘Brain of Frodsham … &DPS’  happens on Monday night and we would really like a good turn out. To allow the quiz to run smoothly we need members to sign in here by 12:00 on Monday (you need to […]

Brain of Frodsham … &DPS Quiz – SIGN UP NOW!




Apologies, we seem to have suffered an attack of coronavirus date amnesia! For clarity: 1/ The closing date for entries to our Charades competition is Sunday 17th May so still time to get your entries in HERE. 2/ The date for our Quiz Night is Monday 18th May, You can […]

What day is it anyway?


The members who entered all rose to this challenge with the ‘likes’ well distributed amongst a fine set of images. In the event there was a clear winner, Lynda Haney with 10 likes. There were three runners up, Nicky Higgens, Ann Gardiner and Jenny Julian with 6 likes each. Tec […]

Mini-Challenge most liked are now on the website


I’ve added a new forum ‘Useful Resources’ and linked some items which may be interesting especially during lockdown. You need to be signed in to read these. If you have anything to add all members can do this and it’s quite straightforward, but, if you have problems, just let me […]

Resources during Lockdown



Doug is a professional photographer and trainer. He has released this video as part of his response to the current lockdown. It’s an ineresting take on how to find creative images in a home environment. He also covers how to process them. Well worth a watch. Runs for 42 minutes. […]

Creativity in a Crisis – Doug Chinnery Video