Competition News

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

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.   Click here to open the judging form.

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  

Print of the Year Competition 2021

Despite ongoing Covid restrictions the Print of the Year competition was held as usual on the 13th April 2021. The competition attracted a fair entry in both the colour and the mono sections. The judge was Arjun Nambiar from Gosforth Photographic Society. A newly appointed judge this season he gave in depth, excellent comments and suggestions. Thank you Arjun and congratulations to the winner of both sections : Bob Turner.   Colour Section Winner of the Palmer Pot is ‘Out in the Cold’  by Bob Turner Runner up is ‘Sycamore Gap Sunrise’ by Angus Reid     Monochrome Section Winner of the Wardle Rose Bowl is ‘Tyne Green’ by Bob Turner Runner up is ‘Last Read More …

3nd Internally Judged PDI Competition

The Internally Judged PDI Competition on the subject “Portrait of a Street” is now open for judging.    Judging is now closed

Third PDI competition 23rd February 2021

Popular judge Richard Spiers DPAGB, APAGB, BPE2* from Morton Camera Club judged our 3rd PDI competition on the 23rd February via the Zoom platform.  There were 76 entries and the meeting was well attended. Thank you Richard for your considered and helpful judging and for giving us an enjoyable evening.   Beginner Colour   Advanced Colour   Beginner Mono   Advanced mono Section winners are     

3rd Print Competition Results 2020/21

The 3rd competition was held on 2nd February.  Entries were a bit down because of lack of opportunity during the Covid pandemic.  The judge was Dave Phillips from Hartlepool.  Digital images of the prints were shown on Zoom on the presentation evening.  Thank you Dave for an informative and entertaining evening.   Beginner Colour     Advanced Colour       Beginner Mono       Advanced Mono