Some links which may be useful

Tynemouth Photographic Society facebook page This is a closed group. Members may request access from Larry Bedigan.

TPS News & Events (tpsne) facebook page is open to all. This is new (Sep 2017) and somewhat experimental. We will see how it develops.

Northern Counties Photographic Federation (NCPF) - magazine: Northern Focus

Royal Photographic Society (RPS)

Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) - magazine: eNews

IAC - Film & Video Institute

Digital Photography Review - news and in-depth reviews of equipment
This independent site has useful reviews comparing particular types of equipment and explaining their features. See for example dpreview's Lens Buying Guide

Digitalab online photo printers. Local (Byker) but return by post is quick and effective.

Adobe Software - Photoshop, Lightroom, etc
Adobe's online help sites are useful: for example listing keyboard short-cuts for Photoshop and for Lightroom

Nik software tutorial for Photoshop Elements by Ken Payne

The Plug-in Site - offers various resources for Photoshop, Lightroom, Photoshop Elements, Paint Shop Pro, Photo-Paint, After Effects, Premiere and other applications

PicturesToExe - create audiovisual sequences easily.
From the same organisation (WNSoft) there is a completely free but quite capable photo processing program, PixBuilder Studio - useful for beginners and handy for resizing images.

StereoPhotoMaker - easy to use, free application for processing stereo pairs

World Pinhole Photography Day 2017 entries from our club: Diana Hilton + David Pratt + Wendy Pratt + Arthur Smith

Tynemouth weather - forecast, tides, etc from the UK Meteorological Office

Photo ephemeris - Sun & Moon direction and rise/set times, plus twilight times for a photographer's location

Star trail calculator

Stellarium - free planetarium program

Photo start sheet (British) has further links to all kinds of resources related to photography

Review lab (North American) also has further links on digital photography and other topics

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