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A date for your diary

On Monday 4th November Driffield Photographic society is hosting a special event.  Loughborough based photographer Danny Green is presenting “The Wild Taiga”, a show of his superb wildlife images taken in this seemingly desolate wilderness.  This well known wildlife photographer is not to be missed.  Please invite your family and friends along for a spectacular evening of wonderful photographs.

Details of Danny and his work can be found at

Pleas note, due to the quality and cost of this presentation there will a £5 entry fee for non members.  Still worth every penny!

Get HIP in Hull

From the 4th to 27th October the Hull International Photography Festival is on.  Featuring some of the finest photographers and their work, this is a must to go and visit

Full details at  and

Cuppa and Capture upcoming

The DPS website now has details of the Cuppa and Capture events for the next season. If you go to the relevant page you will find the date, location and theme to go and grab some images and beverages.  What’s not to enjoy?

Calling all Wildlife photographers

You don’t have to be a dedicated wildlife photographer to appreciate a great National History image.  Beverley Art Gallery in the Treasure House will host the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition from Saturday, 22 June – Saturday, 14 September, making it an ideal day out for the summer holidays this year.  Details at  And it’s free!

Congratulations to David Ireland

David entered 4 images in each of  the three categories, Monochrome, Colour, and Digitally Projected images of the prestigious Wath Salon Competition 2018.  

A first place was achieved in the Best Monochrome Print with his  image ‘Kings Troop Royal Horse Artillery’.

Two of David’s colour images where selected for the exhibition:

The Junior Lava Heron, and the Wreck of The Dayspring.

David also received praise for his image of the Roe Deer in a Field of Colour and was rewarded with a place in the top 100 Digitally Projected Images.

Made in Hull

Congratulations once again to Dave Ireland for his photograph ‘Siemens, Hull’ being chosen as the runner-up in the Season4Tography photography competition.  Dave’s photo will be professionally framed and displayed in the ‘HIP Photography Festival’ from 29th September 2017. 2017.

Looking Beyond Dementia

Wow!  Our very own Dave Ireland’s photo taken on the Isle of Sky is to feature in several Exhibitions around East Yorkshire over a 7 month period.

The photos in the exhibition convey a message of hope, support and understanding for those with dementia.

The first showing will be at the Beverley Food Festival on 1 October 2017. Very well done David.

The Path may be Rocky but we will reach our goal, a Cure for Dementia