Battle Photographic Society


New members (accomplished photographers or beginners) and visitors are all assured of a warm welcome.  If you are interested in joining, or would like to learn more about us, please see our About page and FAQs or simply come to the hall one evening

Full details of next years Programme can be found in the Calendar

If you wish to see some of our members work click to visit the Members Gallery




Next Meeting

18 th Nov at 7.30pm

Workshop no.2

Portrait photography.



Next Competition.

2nd December 7.30 pm

Sue Shipp Trophy ( Flora PDI)

"Man Made" Print

Judge:  Ken Scott ARPS


1st Monthly Print Comp Winners and runners up


Club News

Want some flash equipment

See the For Sale tab on the menu bar.



We have entered 12 images (which can be seen in the Members Gallery) into the Sussex federation PDI Competition to be held on 17th Nov.

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John Shipp has done it again this month getting one of his images into the Sussex Life Magazine.

Congratulations John.




External Competitions to enter.


45th International Exhibition of Photography

Patronage: FIAP: 2019-432, PSA: 2019-495, GPU: L190125, PAGB: 2019-35

The UK's Largest International Print & Projected Digital Image Exhibition

All displayed at one venue, with visitors from all over the UK.

On-line entry system

Closing date 13th November 2019


Three Print Sections - Open Colour, Open Mono & Nature

Prints can be forwarded to Southampton International

Three Projected Image Sections - Open Colour, Open Monochrome & Nature

Over 180 Medals and Ribbons to be won

**** 84 Page A4 Colour Catalogue to each entrant

Low entry Fees

Only pay for each section entered


This is a Monthly Themed Competition so the link will be available continuosly so check out the various subjects.
Click the title to go to the web page for full details.






Places to visit, things to see.

Visit the 


From now until the end of the year at Sissinghurst is the international garden photographer of the year exhibition, showing the images taken of Sissinghurst 

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The British Wildlife Photography Awards exhibition at Bodiam Castle, click to link for details.


Our Chairman Steve Barnes will be exhibiting some of his work at the Hastings Art Forum, St Leonards from the 12th to 24th Nov. Click the link below for more details.



The Royal Academy of Arts in London is having a weekend-long lecture series coming up that we thought might be of interest to your society. The course is titled A Concise History of Photography and explores the history of the medium and how our preconceptions of what photography is and can be have changed over time. The course is led by Mark Rawlinson, Associate Professor in the History of Art at the University of Nottingham.

Click the link for fuller details





Supporting Suppliers

Supplier of high quality Papers and presentation materials


Picture Framing Services.



Mount Cutting Systems


Longridge Mount Cutters

This company who gave a demonstration in 2017 are offering members discount on purchases from their web site by using the code Bat10.

Click the link above to visit their new site.