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 FAQ. or simply come down one evening

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

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


Next Meeting


Mon 4th Feb 2019. 7.30 pm

Speaker: Ken Scott ARPS

An Evening with..............


Next Competition


Monday 18th Feb 2019.

John Waterman Cup (Landscape Print)

Eddie Curtis Cup (Fauna PDI )

Photo entry is now open Click to enter

Closing date 11th Feb

Remember to size your images to the new sizes

Width 3840 x Height 2160

(Click for reminder How to...) 


Club News
The winner in Party night's Tomes Trophy for Humerous Image was Mike Fermor with
Oh....I need to lose weight



Diary Notes

Members may be interested 


   The AGM, Member's Open Day and Regional Print Competition

Members are encouraged to bring up to three of their printed images on any subject.

This will be held on the 3rdof February 2019 at Crockstead Farm Hotel, Halland Eastbourne rd. BN8 6PT

Please see the attached Agenda, list of nominations for committee membership, financial accounts and statement by our treasurer Graham Ketley.

The day will start at 10 am with a short AGM lasting no more than 20 minutes.

All attendees must register on the RPS website:-

 The event is free to SE Region members, 10.00 to non South East Region members and 15.00 for any member of the public interested in photography. Non SE members and public may not vote however.

Members day will commence at 10,30 and comprise as it did last year of a number of 20-minute presentations by our members on subjects of their choice i.e. obtaining a distinction, a specific photographic project or technique.  If you would like to make such a presentation please contact me as below.

There will also be a one hour Presentation by Anthony Penrose on Lee Miller, internationally famous model and wartime photographer.

Her incredible story and images bring home the horrors of war, Hitler and the Concentration camps which she visited some before even the allies arrived.

During the day we will have the opportunity to view the images that members have brought and towards the end of the meeting our Judge Past President of the RPS Walter Benzie FRPS will pick out a number of images to critique and will award first second and third places. Winners will receive a SE Region Competition medal and certificate.

The SE Region is seeking a Kent Area Rep, if you are interested in this or doing a presentation on the day then please contact me, Bruce Broughton-Tompkins LRPS Regional Organizer of the RPS South east Region email southeast@rps.orgor telephone 074822 75811

The Crockstead Farm Hotel is a comfortable venue with bar and food available at modest prices. Food should be ordered on arrival and will be ready for you at lunchtime. There is plenty of parking, please let us know if you require disabled parking and access and we will reserve it for you. You can bring your own sandwiches but drinks must be bought at the bar.

Further information on the website link as above.

We look forward to seeing you on the day.

Bruce Broughton-Tompkins LRPS

 Regional Organizer SE Region.


John Wylie ARPS will be holdiing 3 seminar / workshops in Rye in Feb March and May. Details can be seen in the poster below.

Entry is free but spaces are limited so you need to book a place and these will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Contact John direct.



An exhibition by David Clapp


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 on the right to visit their new site.



2nd Monthly Print Winners and runners up.

Click on Grade 1 or Grade 2  to see the Images the Photographers and Scores.



More Exhibitions