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New member wins trophy after only three months with the club.

Sunday, January 2nd, 2022

It was great to see Andy McDonald win the 2021 David Cawthan Memorial Trophy (Print Competition) only 3 months after joining the Outlaws. Congratulations to Andy!!

This competition is held every year in memory of one of our founder members, and the aim of this competition is to show entrants overall competency in different genres of photography.

The Judge on the night Mr David Gibbins said that David Cawthan would have been very happy with the standard of all the entries.

If you are new to photography or just want to move your photography skills to the next level, then The Nottingham Outlaw Photographic Society is here to help and we would be pleased to meet you.

Members Images published on Riviera Travel Calendar

Sunday, January 2nd, 2022

Congratulations to John Young, a respected member at Nottingham Outlaws Photographic Society for getting 2 images published in the calendar for Riviera Travel, the river cruise company They have used the images on the front and rear covers and on 2 of the month pages.

Congratulations to Malcolm Nabarro

Saturday, December 11th, 2021

Congratulations to Malcolm Nabarro who is an esteemed member at Nottingham Outlaws Photographic Society for winning the Best Individual Print Panel at the North & East Midlands Photographic Federation Annual Exhibition 2022
To see more of Malcolm’s work check out his website at or on Instagram at

Diary of a Wildlife Photographer with Jack Perks (Lecture)

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

Thursday 14 October⋅8:00 – 10:00pm (None members welcome – £3 on the door)
at St James Church Marshall Hill Dr, Mapperley, Nottingham NG3 6FY

Come along and enjoy what promises to be an inspiring evening.

Jack Perks is a local Wildlife Photographer. Jack has filmed for TV including Springwatch, Countryfile, The One Show, Mr Crabtree Goes Fishing and many more. Private films include The Wildlife Trusts, River Trusts & Canal & River Trust.

Final PDI outlaw of the year competition results

Thursday, November 5th, 2020

As we draw toward the end of another years Outlaw of the year competition in what has been most certainly a challenging and different experience due to the Covid epidemic, internal competition secretary John Young presents his report on the final PDI event and announces the winner of this section…


August PDI competition report

Monday, August 31st, 2020

Last Thursday evening saw the latest internal outlaw of the year contributing event held online once again, John Young presents a report on the proceedings…


Friday, June 26th, 2020

Despite facing another competition in lockdown away from the Nottingham Outlaws club house, members committed once again to a remote competition with some excellent PDI submissions. John Young presents his usual report on the evenings proceedings…


Outlaws internal competition report for April

Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

With the current climate amid the Covid-19 crisis, things had reached a standstill as far as club events with such meetings being held in a reduced format using online facilities. April 30th however saw an attempt at returning to the usual competition schedule but with a twist, this this event was held entirely online. John Young presents his usual competition report…


Outlaws announce David Keep workshop open to the public

Monday, March 2nd, 2020

The Nottingham Outlaws Photographic Society are hosting David Keep who will be presenting his  “How to Create Competition Winning Images” full day workshop on Saturday 23rd May 2020 at the NOPS clubroom in the Richard Herrod Centre (Foxhill Rd, Carlton, Nottingham NG4 1RL).
This event runs from 10am until 4pm and is open to the public as well as members, the Cost for the day is £40 per person. Tea and coffee will be provided but you will need to bring a packed lunch. Click full story for more information.


February’s internal NOPS competition report

Monday, March 2nd, 2020

After last months members choice competition, the first contest contributing to 2020’s Outlaw of the year award took place on Thursday. A strong collecting of DPI images ensured a great start to the campaign and say six images in total receiving the full 20 mark score. Internal competition secretary John Young presents his report…