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

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