Year: 2017



Council Meeting – 24th Jan 2017 – Torch Centre, Hexham

Present – Mavis McCormick (MM) – President & External Competition Sec Verity Johnson (VJ) – Past President Dave Best (DB) – Vice President David Theobald (DT) – Internal Competition Sec George Ledger (GL) Secretary Rob Haliburton (RH) Syllabus Sec Stephen Smith (SS) Marketing Officer Christine Giles (CG) Social Sec Committee Members – Adrian Christer (AC), Graham Oliver (GO), Apologies – Gerry Stevens (GS) – Treasurer, MM – opened meeting at 9.00pm Presidents Report – MM – gave thanks to DB for all his work with the PDI Competition. MM – Informed everyone re. NCPF email to change the order of the South Tyne Competitions. i.e. Prints to be moved to Autumn and PDI’s to Spring Read More …



2nd Advanced Print Competition

This competition was judged by Jim Welsh (LRPS DPAGB) from Blyth Photographic Society. Many thanks to Jim for a very entertaining evening with 70 prints to appraise, & congratulations to the winning entries! Keep them coming!   Mono Print Results: 1st – Forever The Champ – Gerry Adcock 2nd – In The Groove – Marj Baillie 3rd – Clapped Out – Adrian Christer 4th – Smoke Gets In Your Eyes – David Theobald 5th – Himba Girl – Barrie Hart Highly Commended – Woodland Scene – Bob Turner Highly Commended – Symmetry – Bob Turner Highly Commended – Service Time – John Burns   Colour Print Results: 1st – Autumn Gold – Alan McCormick 2nd – Counting Read More …



2nd Open Print Competition

Our 2nd Open print competition was judged on 3rd January 2016 by one of our members – Dave Best LRPS. Many thanks to Dave for a fair and interesting evening of judging.   Mono Print Competition Results:- 1st Place: Busy Shopping – Rob Halliburton 2nd Place: Reflecting On Whitby – Stephen Smith 3rd Place: The Granger Market – Rob Halliburton 4th Place: Industrial Sails – Geoff Chrisp 5th Place: Final Grooming – Stephen Smith Highly Commended: Decaying Trawlers – Pat Burns   Colour Print Competition Results:- 1st Place : Little Owl – John Cole 2nd Place : Bringing back the Dinner – David Theobald 3rd Place : Autumn Canopy – Barbara Austin 4th Place : Banging Read More …