Colchester Photographic Society

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Are you Interested in Photography and want to  meet like-minded photographers?

Do you want to improve or share your composition, lighting, Photoshop, technical or other skills?

Colchester Photographic Society meets on Tuesdays at 7-30pm between September and early May at Christ Church, Christ Church Court, Ireton Road (off Maldon Road), Colchester, CO3 3AT.

Click HERE for a map of how to find us.

New Members and Guests are always assured of a warm welcome.

You can find out all about us and view galleries of members’ images on this website.

Telephone: Christine Alexander 01206 752417




Latest Update 3rd April 2014   © Colchester Photographic Society 2010 - 2014

Affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain through the East Anglian Federation

Click HERE for our Competition Rules

Set Subjects for the 2013/2014 print competitions will be:

“Shadows”; “Wild”; “Leading Lines”; “Love” and “Seasons”

We also have a PDI Set Subject for the Colchester v Wetzlar annual competition of “Contra Jour”

Click on the logo below to visit our pinterest site for hints, tips and examples.

Next Meeting

Tuesday 8th April 2014

The 5th, and final, round of our Projected Digital Image Competition.

Judge: Howard King


Tuesday 15th April 2014

No Meeting at Christ Church
































Colchester Photographic Society: Privacy Statement: Click  HERE

Click HERE for details of how to prepare images for the Digital Projected Image competitions.

Click HERE for details of how to add a keyline to your image.

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Colchester Photographic Society.

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for a PDF version of our


for the 2013/2014 Season

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Saturday 18th January 2014: We finished in equal 13th place, out of 36 clubs, in the Cambridge Interclub Digital Competition. Judged by Anne Sutcliffe FRPS, EFIAP.

The winning club was Halstead  & District Photographic Society.

Click HERE for the full score sheet and HERE for a Gallery of our Colchester Entries.

Print Competitions

Click on the links below for galleries of some of the top scoring images

Round 1: 8th October 2013

Round 2: 19th November 2013

Round 3: 3rd December 2013

Round 4: 28th January 2014

Meeting on 29th October 2013: “I’m flash and I want to be your Friend” by Roy Essery

Click HERE for a PDF document of the basic details of the presentation



Digital Competitions

Click on the links below for galleries of the top scoring images

Round 1: 24th September 2013

Intermediate Group        Advanced Group

Round 2: 5th November 2013

Intermediate Group        Advanced Group

Round 3: 14th January 2014

Intermediate Group        Advanced Group

Round 4: 18th February 2014

Intermediate Group        Advanced Group


Latest Updates

We are the winners at the Ipswich v Colchester Challenge.    Scores HERE


We are the winners of the Mersea Island Challenge Scores HERE


“Other Galleries” Page updated HERE


PAGB eNews 110 & 111 added HERE


2014 Triptych Gallery HERE


EAF Print Championship Result: HERE


Winners at Braintree: Click HERE


4th PDI Competition Galleries on this Page or HERE


GB Cup Results HERE


More Images in the “Top Scoring Print” Galleries

On this Page or HERE


Winners at Witham: Click HERE


(The Digital Competition Galleries links on this page are  now working correctly)


EAF PDI Championship Result: HERE