Competition details for 2021-2022
(See below for guidance on sizing your images)
Updated 1 May 2022
Set Subjects & Definitions
Curves – Hand in date 19th November 2021 for competition on 3rd December
An image showcasing one or more curves as the central element of the composition.
Abstract – Hand in date 31st December for competition on 14th January 2022
A photograph deliberately created without displaying an immediate or direct association with 'reality', or the 'real world'.
Mono* – Hand in date 18th March for competition on 1st April
Any photograph executed in black and white, or in varying tones of a single colour.
Pairs* – Hand in date 15th April for competition on 29th April
An image depicting a (or multiple) couple of subjects which can be identical, similar, or corresponding in their nature.
* Will be Print if normal meetings are taking place at the time – latest information will be in your weekly newsletters. All other competitions are Digital.
Please hand in or email your entries to the competition secretary firstname.lastname@example.org by the due dates.
Hand in Competition Format Theme Judge
24.09.21 08.10.21 Digital Open Malcolm McNaughton
22.10.21 05.11.21 Digital Open Peter Weaver APAGB, CPAGB, LRPS
19.11.21 03.12.21 Digital Curves Rob Heslop LRPS
31.12.21 14.01.22 Digital Abstract Penny Piddock DPAGB, EFIAP
21.01.22 04.02.22 Digital Open Lorraine Robins
18.02.22 04.03.22 Digital** Open Ginny Campbell LRPS
18.03.22 01.04.22 Digital** Mono John Taylor
15.04.22 29.04.22 Digital** Pairs John Tilsley APAGB DPAGB ARPS
** Originally planned as Print competitions.
Hand in Competition Battle/Competition Format Theme Venue
xx.xx.xx 31.10.21 PAGB Inter-Club Print Championship Print Open Smethwick PS
18.09.21 13.11.21 WCPF Kingswood Salver Digital Water Zoom
17.12.21 06.02.22 WCPF-DPIC Digital Open Zoom
CANCELLED CANCELLED Warminster Multi-Club Battle tbc Open Warminster
04.02.22 18.02.22 Mid-Somerset Battle Digital/Print Open Frome Wessex Photographic
01.03.22 22.03.22 Warminster Battle Digital/Print Open Warminster
18.03.22 08.04.22 Devizes Battle Digital Open Frome Wessex Photographic
xx.xx.xx xx.xx.xx Calne Multi-Club Battle tbc Open Calne
The Kingswood Salver is for a set of five images selected by the club from five different photographers. The theme for 2021 was 'Water In All Its Moods'.
NEW SIZING REQUIREMENTS: For Battle selection, please send three to five images labelled in the usual competition naming format and with images saved at a minimum of 4000 pixels (long edge) to email@example.com. (Sizing for internal competitions remains unaffected – see guidance below.)
Internal competition image sizing & naming guidance: