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  • 1st Quarterly Competition – Some of the best images - 1st Quarterly 2017-18 results: Judge: Below is a gallery of the highest marked images.
  • Anniversary Dinner - On Thursday 18th May, 37 members and friends attended a dinner to celebrate the society’s 150th anniversary, held at the Old Bill restaurant in Oldham. Special guests were Gordon Jenkins, President of the PAGB, accompanied by Dianne Owen, and Garth Tighe President of the L&CPU. Before the meal, an award …
  • Oldham PS is 150 years old -
  • Success in L&CPU Annual Competitions - The Lancashire and Cheshire Annual Competitions for Individuals are in and Oldham PS members did very well – with every member who entered scoring some high marks. The overall rankings were as follows: Digital Photographer of the Year: 3rd: Eddie Leach 7th: Christine Widdall 16th: Barry Barnes 46th: Jen Barnes …

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The Oldham Photographic Society 15th Anniversary Exhibition will take place at Gallery Oldham from 15th July to 2nd September (please note, this is a slight change of end date to the originally published one).
The Exhibition will be opened at 2 pm on Saturday 15th July by the Mayor of Oldham. The President of the Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union will also be present.
Everyone welcome.
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Don't forget the launch of the OPS history book at Saddleworth Museum Art Gallery on Sunday 18th June at 2pm onwards. Free entry and free refreshments (but you have to pay for the book!). Seriously, all welcome...please drop in if you can. Chris. ... See MoreSee Less

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Oldham Photographic Society shared I love Oldham's photo. ... See MoreSee Less

Win £200 - just enter our Bloom and Grow Photography Competition to be in with a chance. We're looking for the best photos of Oldham. To enter just post your picture to our page with the hashtag #Old...

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Date for your diary - Yanks back in Saddleworth 5th and 6th August ... See MoreSee Less

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Oldham Photographic Society shared Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union's event. ... See MoreSee Less

The Big Day featuring the Novice Cup

October 15, 2017, 9:30am - October 15, 2017, 4:30pm

A new event which will include presentations from 4 up and coming photographers from our federation. The day will also include a A4 un-mounted print competition specifically designed to appeal to Phot...

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No excuse for staying in. Places to point your camera in June:
02 04 Morecambe Steampunk
- colourful activities by the seaside
03 ComicCon Wigan
- great costume characters, fun activities
03 Grasmere Gallop
- Nordic Walking in the heart of the Lakes
03 04 1940s Brighouse Festival
- well-attended nostalgia event
03 04 ComicCon Yorkshire
- these highly-popular events are lively and colourful
08 11 Southport Continental Market
- tastes and cultures within striking distance
08 14 Appleby Horse Fair
- traditional, horsey and worthwhile
10 11 1960s Whitby Festival
- sixties nostalgia in beautiful surroundings
11 ComicCon Trafford Park
- all your favourite comic book characters
11 ComicCon Lancaster
- more of your favourite comic book characters
17 18 Emmerdale Photoshoot
- special access to Harewood Hall.
17 18 1940s Heywood Weekend
- with a special appearance by Lilli de Carlo
24 Model Photoshoot
- the stunning Emma Darling on location
24 25 1960s Haworth Weekend
- back to the sixties with music and dance
24 25 1940s Padiham Festival
- a small affair, compact and personalised
24 25 1940s Blackpool Weekend
- always good support at these events
25 Rogue Model Photoshoot
- eight gorgeous models at Wakefield
PLEASE note, these dates and events are subject to change.
PLEASE check these events on the internet before you go.
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Competition for Oldham in Bloom, details on poster (rules are on the Borough website) ... See MoreSee Less

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