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Welcome to the RPS Southern Region

For up to date information on the impact of COVID-19 on all RPS events click here

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Keep up to date with the latest news and blogs from the Southern Region. Click the link below.

Southern Region News page
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CREDIT: Bhupinder Ghatahora ARPS


The Southern Region hosts events throughout the year including workshops, advisory days, lectures and photo walks.

Southern Region Events Page
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Advisory Days

For information about the 2021 Advisory Days in the Southern Region, click the link below.

Southern Region Advisory Days

About Us

The Southern Region covers Hampshire, Dorset, and parts of West Sussex, Berkshire, Wiltshire and Surrey on the mainland, and includes the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands.

With an exciting and diverse programme of events throughout the year, we aim to offer meetings and activities for all members, no matter where in the region you live or where your interest in photography lies.

Our programme includes Distinctions Advisory Days, technique workshops and photowalks, as well as events in collaboration with Special Interest Groups.

The RPS Southern Region is managed by a dedicated team of volunteers who work together to maintain a community that we can all be proud of.

If you wish to become a volunteer or if you have any questions about the region, feel free to contact us at In addition to the RPS website you can find us on Facebook, a simple and accessible way to stay in touch and share ideas.