The Circle was formed in 1971 to encourage alternative photography of what was then the ‘modern’ scene. 


Half a century later the Circle’s aim remains the same: portraying the contemporary railway scene in an expanded pictorial or avant-garde style.





The Spring 2024 edition of the Phoenix Journal is now available to read or download.




Click on the cover to go to the journal page.

The July Gallery is now open for viewing.


Just click on the image to see the latest pictures from the Circle’s members.

The wait is over and the results are in for Photograph and Photographer of the Year 2023.


To view the winners click on the image.

2021 represented a significant milestone in the history of the Phoenix Railway-Photographic Circle with the celebration of our 50th anniversary by publishing a book to showcase some of the members work, past and present, over the five decades of operation.


Order your copy today direct from the publisher, Mortons, by clicking on the cover.

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