40th Annual Exhibition & Competition of
Photography - 2014

Closing date for entries: 30th June 2014

Entry Form

Welcome to our Society!

img_7 Formed in 1950, the National Photographic Art Society serves the photographic community in Sri Lanka in an extraordinary manner. A brainchild of the Late Mr. Wilson Hegoda, the Society initially catered for the Sinhala speaking photographer community, and later initiated photography classes not only to its members, but also to the students from schools across the country, free; as a community project and then leading on to a recognized Diploma.

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Workshops/ Events

img_9 Date Event
05th May 2013 Vihara Maha Devi Park Practical Workshop
12stMay 2013 One day Trip
16thJune 2013 Kelaniya Temple  Practical Workshop
14thJuly 2013 Dehiwala Zoological Garden Practical Workshop
1st-3rdAugust 2013 16th International Exhibition of Photography, Sri Lanka-2013
1stSeptember 2013 Annual General Meeting – 2012/2013
10thAugust 2013 Negombo Beach Practical Workshop
19th & 20thOctober 2013 Nature Camp Workshop
15th &16th July 2013 Annual Trip

Member of



FIAP Gold medal for Sri Lankan student & Category 1 World Cup for Sri Lanka. It is indeed a rare occurrence to secure "Gold" for an event of the FIAP for photography in Sri Lanka.


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Hot Air Balloon Expedition

Society News

02. 08. 10
Anniversary Exhibition...

The NPAS is one of the most highly regarded international exhibitions in the Sri Lanka, typically attracting over 3000 entries from all around the world. Unlike some exhibitions, accept only around 200-220 prints, which makes it highly competitive to gain acceptances.

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