The Society prides itself on being a friendly group of people all with a common interest in capturing and creating images. Experienced members are more than willing to provide practical guidance to those less experienced. We hold regular competitions throughout the year to give members an opportunity to put their new found skills into practice.and are a great way to improve and get feedback on your photography. We use visiting judges who provide constructive feedback on all entries and allocate either Commended or Highly Commended awards to about 10 – 15% in each award category. These awards help you to accumulate points,
This year we are offering the following cups:
- Photographer of Year
- Runner Up Photographer of the Year
- Landscape Digital Image
- President Challenge cup
- Best Annual Print – Colour & Mono
- Best Annual DPI – Colour & Mono
- Best New Member Cup
This year we are running the following types of competitions:
Digitally Projected Images (DPI)
All images must be 1400 pixels wide and 1050 pixels high in size.
Prints to be presented on a card up to and not exceeding 40 cm x 50 cm. DPI of prints must presented with the prints.
Annual Print Competition
Prints must be presented on a card 40 x 50 cm. DPI of prints must be provided with the prints.
The society members select the images at a regular meeting, or a competition sub-committee may select DPIs from the last 2 years. We make a point of ensuring no one person contributes more than 3 or 4 images / prints so our entry represents our society.