Competition News

Below you will find all the latest news about internal & external competitions and results.

Print of the year competition 2022

This competition is for a colour and monochrome print photographed in the last 12 months.  The best colour print is awarded the Palmer Pot and the best mono The Wardle Rosebowl.  The competition was ably judged by Stephen Fowler from Ryton photo group on the 20th March.  He awarded 3 HCs in each section. Print of the Year – Colour Trophy winner – Kevin Hilton with Freezing fog HC Fallowfield Sunset by Dave Strother HC Playing the Blues by Dave Best HC On the look out by Barbara Austin     Print of the Year – Mono Trophy Winner – Dave Best with Jamming HC Reeds by Val Johnston HC Crossing the Wall by Dave Read More …

3rd Internally Judged PDI 2021-22

The third internally Judged PDI Competition of the 2021/22 season on the subject “Industry Old & New” is now open for judging.   Click here to open the judging form.

Third PDI Competition

The third print competition was judged by Jim Welsh LRPS CPAGB APAGB from Blyth.  Jim is President of the Northern Counties Photographic Society.  His judging was enjoyable,  constructive and encouraging.  The competition was quite well supported considering the circumstances of Covid and end of season. Beginner Colour 1st Time for tea – Bill Ferguson 2nd Crag Lough – Gerry Stephens 3rd Time to Reflect – Dave Tuck 4th Fallowfield Fell sunset – Dave Strother 5th All Alone – Gerry Stephens HC Swanning off – Kevin Hilton HC Christmas Eve – Bill Ferguson   Advanced Colour 1st Halloween – Graham Oliver 2nd Leading the race – Barbara Austin 3rd Brothers in arms – Barbara Austin 4th Read More …

2nd Internally Judged PDI 2021-22

The second internally Judged PDI Competition of the 2021/22 season on the subject “On The Move” is now open for judging.   Judging is now closed.

2nd PDI competition

The 2nd PDI competition was judged on 7th December by Stuart Skelsey LRPS CPAGB BPE1* from Whitley Bay Camera club.  He gave detailed and helpful comments and the competition was well supported by members.   Beginner Colour 1st Duncan Burridge – Autumn day on Hadrian’s Wall 2nd Meadow Pipit – John Austin 3rd Dave Tuck – A break during recording 4th Mike Ward – Determination 5th John Austin – Red Grouse HC Kevin Hilton – Just Leaf on top   Advanced Colour 1 Barbara Austin – Tackled 2 Dave Best – Water taxis 3 Barry Turnbull – Charlies Garden 4 Dave Best – Martin Barr 5 Geoff Chrisp – Aliens in Wallsend HC Angus Reid Read More …

Hexham and District Photographic Society 1st Print Competition

The competition was well supported by members and Judged on 2nd November 2021 by Chris Graham from Ashington club. .He lives in Whitley Bay. Chris is new to judging but delivered helpful comments and suggested how we could improve our photographs.  He said he had enjoyed the judging experience so thank you very much Graham for an excellent evening.    Beginner Colour 1 On the look out – John Austin 2 Just hanging around – Jane Waitt 3 Freezing fog – Kevin hilton 4 Hamadryas Baboon – Bill ferguson 5 Poison Guard – Pat Johnston HC Winter Path  – Dave Strother HC Blue, yellow, green – Bill Ferguson   Advanced Colour 1 Body Lanquage – Read More …

Results 1st Internally Judged PDI 2021-22

Below you can find the results of the 1st internally judged PDI competition for the 2021-22 season.    

1st Internally Judged PDI competition 2021/22 – Seascapes

The first internally Judged PDI Competition of the 2021/22 season on the subject “Seascapes” is now open for judging.   The voting form is now closed