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Annual Individual Print & PDI & Young Photographer of the Year Competitions

 

Colour Digital 2nd Place - Geoff Smith, "Stormforce"

Colour Digital 2016 2nd Place – Geoff Smith, “Stormforce”

After the success of the Annual Club Competition.  I now have pleasure in launching our next competition the L&CPU will be running. Over the weekend of 6th/7th May, we will be holding The Annual Individual Print and Projected Image and The Young Photographer of the Year Competitions.

Attached are the Rules and all the information you will need to enter the competition. I sincerely hope you can and will encourage as many of your members to participate in this prestigious competition.

I look forward to seeing your clubs name and members in the mix on competition day.

 

Bob Robinson
L&CPU Competition Secretary

2017 Annual Individual Competition Rules

Chorley PS take top spot in Annual Clubs Competition!

This afternoon, Chorley PS took top spot in the 2017 Annual Clubs Competition. Joint second place went to the Evolve Group and Warrington PS (who were mentioned many times throughout the competition!).

The entire competition ran rapidly and smoothly, thanks to the software systems produced by Adrian Lines, and the efforts of the ‘back room boys’ under the guidance of competition secretary Bob Robinson.

Wigan 10 win L&CPU Annual Clubs competition – DPI section

DPI 2017 - Waiting for the results

DPI 2017 – Waiting for the results

Today saw the DPI section of the Annual Clubs Competition won by Wigan 10. In the morning, Chorley PS took the lead, coming first in the open colour section, but after the morning break, Wigan 10 hit back, winning the mono section.

In the afternoon, Wigan 10 put on a superb display of nature images, with the result that they beat Chorley into second place with a score of 308 points to Chorley’s 304. Third place fell to North Cheshire PS on 290 points.

The Bury PS 2017 Annual Exhibition – on show now!

The Bury PS 2017 Annual Exhibition is now being shown at Bury Art Gallery and Museum on Moss Street Bury, BL9 0DR until the 15th April. The Gallery is open from 10-00am Tuesdays to Saturdays, but will be closed to the public on 22nd and 30th March for two private events. There is a very nice tea room at the entrance to the Gallery and parking is by pay and display on neighbouring streets.

L&CPU AV Competition 2017 – Howard Bagshaw wins the L&CPU Audio Visual Trophy

Howard Bagshaw - 1st place in the 2017 AV competition

Howard Bagshaw – 1st place in the 2017 AV competition

There was a good attendance of well over 60 people from 14 L&CPU clubs who, along with the President of the L&CPU, Garth Tighe, enjoyed seeing all the 36 sequences that had been entered into the competition.

Wilmslow Guild AV Group Fiesta

Wilmslow Guild AV Group Fiesta

Wilmslow Guild AV Group Fiesta

Click on the image for a pdf poster.

The Wilmslow Guild Audio Visual Group ‘Fiesta’ is the annual public showing of our members’ work.It aims to be an entertaining and informative evening showing the breadth and diversity of our members work – an evening not to be missed.

L&CPU Success in the recent PAGB Awards

Many congratulations to the L&CPU candidates who were successful in the recent PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit at Stirling on 26th and 27th November 2016 CREDIT PRINT Barbara Foley, Leyland PS Michael Whittaker, Nelson CC   CREDIT PDI Peter Knight,…

DPI Knockout 2016 results: Win for Chorley!

Chorley PS win L&CPU Digital Slide Knockout 2016

Chorley PS win L&CPU Digital Slide Knockout 2016 – Jane Lines collects the trophy from Peter Gennard MFIAP, EFIAP/p

Chorley P.S. win the 2016 Knockout competition held on 19th November Preston P.S. and The Evolve Group came equal second.

Martin Jump from Preston P.S won best in competition with his image entitled Starling Squabble.

45 clubs entered this year’s competition making this the largest entry ever.

Having so many clubs in the mix, we could only use the first four images from each club; this gave 180 images in total put before the judge.