Competitions

Throughout the autumn and winter months the club run a series of exciting and highly competitive internal and external competitions :

INTERNAL COMPETITIONS

DATE INTERNAL COMPETITION JUDGE
25/09/2018 Monthly Competition 1 (Sept) Richard Houghton
30/10/2018 Monthly Competition 2 (Oct) Andy Swain
27/11/2018 Monthly Competition 3 (Nov) John Wilcox
11/12/2018 Quartet Competition David Steel
08/01/2019 George Dellar Trophy & President’s Challenge Trophy Sarah Kelman
29/01/2019 Monthly Competition 4 (Jan) Ken Payne
26/02/2019 Monthly Competition 5 (Feb) Peter Going
26/03/2019 Monthly Competition 6 (Mar) Richard Cobby
16/04/2019 Annual DPI Competition John Wilcox
23/04/2019 Annual Print Competition Naomi Saul

MONTHLY COMPETITION (One competition of six rounds in each class)

The Monthly competition for Printed and Digitally Projected Images is run over the indoor programme period (September to April) – this is held over six monthly competitions for both printed and digitally projected images with the monthly submissions being marked by an external judge. The scores awarded to a member over the year will count towards the overall monthly competition result.

QUARTET COMPETITION

The Quartet competition for Printed and Digitally Projected Images consists of a panel of 4 separate images on a readily recognisable common theme. The theme is at the discretion of the entrant.

GEORGE DELLAR TROPHY

The George Dellar Trophy for Digitally Projected Images is held annually based on a theme/subject that reflects the style and genre favoured by George Dellar.

PRESIDENT’S CHALLENGE TROPHY

The President’s Challenge Trophy for Digitally Projected Images is held annually based on a theme/subject decided by the President and notified to the members at the beginning of each club season.

ANNUAL COMPETITION

The Annual Competition for Print and Digitally Projected Images is held annually based on 5 images taken from six categories: People; Landscape; Creative; Travel; Natural History and Sports Action.

MONOCHROME TROPHY

Any monochrome image entered in either class of the monthly competitions or in either class of the annual competitions shall also be eligible for the monochrome trophy.

For more details of each competition and the rules please click here.

For details of how to enter an internal competition please click here.

ENTER NOW – Entry to any internal competition opens three weeks prior to the competition date and closes one week prior.

Please note that the Competition Secretary’s email address has changed to competitions@stives-photoclub.org.uk 

EXTERNAL COMPETITIONS

DATE EXTERNAL COMPETITION LOCATION
29/11/2018 Friendly Battle vs. Swavesey Swavesey
December 2018 4 Way Battle March
19/01/2019 Cambridge Digital Whittlesford Village Hall
February 2019 EAF PDI Club Championship The Fulbourn Centre
March 2019 EAF Print Club Championship The Fulbourn Centre
April 2019 Brotherhoods Peterborough
April 2019 A45 Inter-club Challenge Bury St Edmunds