Competitions and Awards
I enter many national (BPE) and International (FIAP) salon exhibitions/competitions. Here are some of the recent International acceptances and awardÂ successes:-
Nov 2014Â Group photo of successful recipients of the award of PAGB merit at kegworth 2014
Nov 2014Â Â I am very, very pleased to pass my DPAGB, with a comfortable 334 marks (pass mark is 300) I have posted my 15 Print images with marks out of 30 in brackets.
Nov 2014 I’m really pleased with 7 acceptances at Frome Salon and chuffed at 2 selectors awards from Dave Butler and Glyn Edmunds.
Nov 2014 Really pleased with 5/8 acceptances at Smethwick International Salon, including a PSA Ribbon award for “With More Feeling” which scored 15/15
Nov 2014Â I’m really pleased I managed to get one image, The Three Graces, in the Royal Photographic Society Biennial Competition. 100 images were selected from the 3284 entries submitted to become part of the 2015 UK touring exhibition.
Nov 2014Â I’m pleased with 4 acceptances in the people section at Swansea International 2014, including one brand new image, The Photographer
Sept 2014 -Â Â I’m really pleased with 7 acceptances out of 12 at the 35th Northern Counties International Salon of Photography
July 2014 Really pleasedÂ with 4 acceptances at the Hoylake International Salon, “The Blacksmith”, “Coal Miner Remembers”, “The Three Graces” (awarded an Honourable Mention) and a new composite image “Time And Place”
Â Sept 2014 Â GDPU Digital Exhibition 2014
The postwomen has just delivered my Gold Selectors medal for Coalminer Remembers and a commendation for The Blacksmith at the GDPU Digital Exhibition 2014. I was really pleased having had 7 images accepted into the Exhibition out of the 12 entered, including 2 these awards.
August 2014 Â Delighted with 3 acceptances at the SRGB Photo GroupÂ Including a Selectors Ribbon from Margaret Salisbury
June 2014 Really pleased with what my post women brought today ….. my FIRST Gold medal ever, from Neath & District Salon Exhibition
May 2014 7 out of 12 acceptances at the BPE, Glasgow & District Photographic Union, including a commendation for my newish image “The Blacksmith” and a selectors award (‘SEL1’ – Award chosen by Keith D Long ARPS PSA3*) for my “Coal Miner Remembers”. I’m pleased my “Sptfire Girl” has finally been accepted at a BPE salon…this time without a plane in the sky.
One PAGB certificated acceptance at the 67th Southport National Open Exhibition February 2014
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Contestants in the Tough Mudder event in October 2013 at the Cholmondeley Estate
11 International salon acceptances including aÂ honorary mention in Toronto
5 BritishÂ salon acceptances including a highlyÂ commendedÂ award at Havant
Awarded a ribbon at the 2011 PAGB national competition
7 International salon acceptances including a silverÂ medal in Hungary
2 BritishÂ salon acceptances
Hoar Frost on Rannoch
6 International salon acceptances including a ribbon in Swansea
3 British salon acceptances
6 International acceptances
5 British acceptances including a merit at Guernsey
Mind the GapÂ at the Guardian Offices, London, December 2011 with Helen (the women in the yellow dress)