Competitions

Please ensure that entries are submitted in the correct format to the competitions secretary at: [email protected] before the competition deadline.

“Open” Competition on 10th October

No set subject. Up to two Prints and two PDIs to be entered by the entry deadline on 4th October.   Our judge for this competition is Gordon Roberts CPAGB.

“Impact” Competition on 31st October

Themed competition: Images with Impact. Up to two Prints and two PDIs to be entered by the entry deadline on 25th October.   Our judge for this competition is Allan Thompson. Allan’s images and profile can be found on Imagez website: http://www.imagezcameraclub.co.uk/members-galleries/aussie-allan-thomson/

“Abstract” Competition on 21st November

Themed competition: Abstract Images. Up to two Prints and two PDIs to be entered by the entry deadline on 15th November.   Our judge for this competition is Micki Aston MCIoJ CPAGB. Miki’s website is: http://astonimages.com

“Open” Competition on 12th December

No set subject. Up to two Prints and two PDIs to be entered by the entry deadline on 4th October.   Our judge for this competition is TBA

 Cups Competitions on 6th February

Three competitions for Prints only: Teuchter Cup for best Colour Print. Jubilee Trophy for best Mono Print. Anne Walker award for best Macro Print. One print in each cup competition. Entries to be submitted by deadline on 31st January. Our judge for this evening is Amanda Wright.

“Open” Competition on 20th February

No set subject. Up to two Prints and two PDIs to be entered by the entry deadline on 14th February.  Our judge for this competition is TBC

Portfolio Competition  on 6th March

Enter One print set and/or one PDI set. A set is three complementary images that hang together as a portfolio. Marks are awarded for each image and a fourth mark is awarded to how well the images work together as a portfolio. Entries to be received by the deadline on 28th February. Our judge for this competition is Terry Coffey.

Campbell Cup for The Natural World on 20th March

Enter up to two prints and two PDIs by the deadline on 14th March. Our judge for this evening is Jeff Lawrence LRPS APAGB

Annual PDI Competition for the Byte Trophy on 10th April

Enter your best three PDIs from this season by the deadline on 4th April. Our judge for this competition is John Credland APRS APAAGB DPAGB BPE3*

Annual Print Competition for the Joe Green Trophy on 1st May

Enter your best three Prints from this season by the deadline on 25th April. Our judge for this evening is Stan McCartin LPRS CPAGB APAGB

  • The title of your print and a .JPG file must be submitted to the competition secretary before the competition deadline.
  • You must bring the print along on the evening of the competition and collect it afterwards.
  • Prints must be appropriately mounted for display on a stiff material.
  • There must be no glass or plastic covering the image.
  • Maximum overall size (including mount) is 500mm x 400mm for Landscape or 400mm x 500mm for Portrait
  • Minimum overall size is 175 mm x 125 mm
  • The rear of the print must be marked with your name, your level (Novice, Intermediate, Advanced) and the Title of the print.
  • Digital images must be emailed to the competition secretary before the competition deadline.
  • They must be in JPG format with a .JPG file name extension.
  • For proper colour reproduction they should be saved in sRGB colour format.
  • The size should not exceed 1400px in the horizontal and 1050px in the vertical.
  • Maximum filesize is 4M.
  • Filenames should contain the Title and Author in the following format:

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