Save the Date: the 2019 SNAPS lecture will be on 13 March 2019, with landscape and travel photographer David Clapp. Get a sneak preview at

The season's Chairman's Challenge subject is 'Movement'

Imagination Trophy hand-in deadline extended by one week. New deadline 20 September

Deadline for Annual Exhibition entries is also 20 September

Next Detling meetings:

20 September
Workshop: Photoshop and Lightroom. Come along with your questions and sample images.

27 September
Competition:Imagination Trophy judged by Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB

Next Outings

26th September Battle of Britain Museum followed by Folkestone
The Battle of Britain Museum is in Hawkinge and opens at 10am, admission £8.00 (concession £7.50)
This is followed by a trip to Folkestone around the Lees.

31st October Bedgebury National Pinetum & Forest, Goudhurst
See the Autumn colours and walk around the forest and lake.
Admission is free but there is a charge for the car park.


20 September (extended deadline) : Imagination Trophy
A chance to cut loose with unusual subjects, angles or post-processing. If you can imagine it, then enter it. Enter up to six images, in any combination of prints or PDIs

27 September : Brian Paxton Natural History Trophy
A fairly broad based competition for images of animals or plants. Wild animals may be captive but domestic pets are ineligible. Plants of all types are acceptable, but prepared examples eg. those cut and brought into the studio to be photographed are ineligible. Enter up to 3 prints and/or up to 3 PDIs

INVICTA WELCOMES EVERYONE who is interested in photography, no matter what your level of expertise. We meet at Detling Village Hall, most Thursday evenings between September and May, and our members are all photography enthusiasts from various parts of Kent who meet to share their joint interests.

Invicta is a small friendly club, based on the pleasures gained from taking and viewing photographs and sharing photographic knowledge and skills. We would be pleased to welcome you soon. Just pop along to a Club evening on a Thursday at 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm, and get a feel for what the club is like. Just ask for Tony, Chas or Bill and they will introduce you to other members.

If you would like any further information please make contact with us by using the "Contact Invicta" selection in the menu above. You will find programmes of our regular meetings, outings and other events under "Info for Members" above. You will find directions to Detling Village Hall (on the A249 north of Maidstone) under "Info for Visitors"

Website last updated 14 September 2018