Competitions are an important part of the club’s activities.  We use them so that members can assess their progress, identify further skills to develop and appreciate the work of others.  We do all we can to make sure competition entry is a positive experience for us all with work judged fairly and constructively.


Next Submission Date

Panel Competition (6 Prints)   : April 18th

Potrait Competition (3 Images) : April 18th


Past Competitions

“Scottish Natural History” for the Robert Little Trophy

Submission by : November 15th

Judged on December 6th

And the winner was ......  Debs Colley



frost morning


Open Competition

Our judge, Dr Richard Bingham, was demanding in his marking with high scores difficult to come by.  He gave useful detailed feedback on each entry.  Common comments he concerned using the histogram display in preparing shots and give greater consideration to the view point.  He thought many pictures would be better had they been taken from a lower position.

Colour Prints

The overall winner for the largest total of three submission was Sandy Welsh.  Graham Wardill was second and Nigel Pacey third.  Sandy's winning collection was 'Touchdown', 'Tranquility' and 'Taila'.

High marks were also given to Graham Wardill's 'Surfer Girl', Nigel Pacey's 'Lantern' and Jane Molineux's 'Alhambra'.


Colour Prints

Sandy Welsh won with his prints 'evening Touchdown' and 'Watching Me'.  Nigel Pacey came second with Iain O'Brian third.

Black & White Print

Iain O'Brian print 'Chpel was judged to be the winner.  Sany Welsh came second and Garham Wardill third.


Future Submission Dates

Portfolio                             : April 18th

Portrait                               : April 18th