Images From The 2018 Club Championships
Winning PDI “Forest Queen” Gerry Adcock Hexham PS
Winning Print “Red Deer in Snow” by Michael Watson Durham PS
“Snow Monkey and Baby Hug” by John Macfarlane Keswick PS
“RUTTING FALLOWS” by Alan Wennington Blyth PS
“Three Trees plus One” by Ken Rennie Keswick PS
“Foraging Fulmar” by Don Bennett Durham PS
“After the Snowfall” by Julie Walker Keswick PS
“Fighting Barn Owls” by Alan Walker Keswick PS
NCPF News / Events
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The NCPF in partnership with Beamish Museum and following on from the success of our previous Beamish Photography Weekend are proud to announce our 8th joint venture.
Taking place over the weekend of Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th May, and coinciding with a empire weekend event there will be some excellent photographic opportunities.
Once again there will be the opportunity for all clubs to sell prints with an open selling exhibition of prints by NCPF members 25% commission will be payable on all work sold .
And don’t forget you have the opportunity to enter the Beamish trophy our competition for images taken over the weekend. Plan your club visit now.
Entry to the museum is only £19.00 and gives access as many times as you wish for a period of one year concession available see beamish .org.uk
It is to be held next on
Sunday 18th February 2018 at
Clara Vale Village Hall, Clara Vale, Tyne and Wear. NE40 3SY
Deadline for DI submissions is Fri 27th Jan 2018
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who this year was Stuart Skelsey LRPS,CPAGB,BPE1 of Whitley bay PS.
The entry for this year competition was 53 pdi and was the work of 28 club members.
The result was as follows:-
1st place “The singalong” by Richard Speirs Morton PS
2nd place “Beardy busman” by Leo Douglas Gateshead cc
3rd place “Heavy work” by Leo Douglas Gateshead cc
The following were all Highly Commended
“Travelling in style” Paul Newey , Northallerton CC
“Farmhouse baking” Gerald Chamberlin , Morton PS
“His type” Chris Longley , Washington CC
“Quick ! The kettle’s on” Simon Walton, Consett PS
“2.47pm Rowley” Jamie Welsh, Cramington CC
Thanks Joseph Duffy
Each entrant can submit up to 2 PDI’s, The PDI file size is maximum 1400 (horizontal) and 1050 (vertical). The file name should be: “title-your name-your club”. All entries should be accompanied with a completed Entry Form (Click here to download).
PDI’s should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than 15th October. 2017
Judging the pdi will be on 5th November 2017.
This event is primarily to encourage photographers with an interest in judging at club level to get an overview of the skills required and to take part in practical judging exercises in front of the assembled participants. The day will conclude with the opportunity to be assessed and if appropriate have your name added to the NCPF list of club judges.
The day is free of charge and includes lunch together with refreshments in the morning and afternoon. If you are interested in taking part please complete the form (click here to download form) and return the whole document to me, preferably by email.
It won’t cost you anything and you might even learn something. Further details will be provided nearer the event.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 31st January 2018.
Pax Garabedian EFIAP EPSA DPAGB
Chair, NCPF Judges subcommittee
Once again this season there was only one interclub competition.
This was the annual Interclub competition between Gateshead CC Sunderland PA and Tynemouth PS.
The competition was held at Sunderland on Thursday December 7th
The judge was Jim Welsh LRPS, CPAGB, APAGB Of Blyth.
As expected, Jim gave us much useful insight as to the merits of each print.
The standard this year was very high across the board, and the result was very close.
The result was as follows:-
Gateshead CC 3rd with 304 points,
Tynemouth PS 2nd with 312 points
Sunderland PA 1st with 314 points.
1st Hexham PS – 262
2nd Winlaton CC – 260
2nd Ryton CC – 260
3rd Whickham PC- 258
3rd South Shields PS – 258
4th Gateshead CC – 255
RESULTS OF THE NORTHERN AREA INTERCLUB COLOUR & MONO PRINT COMPETITION
Jim Welsh LRPS, CPAGB,
Northern Area Representative
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NTA Annual PDI Competition
2nd Whitley Bay 210
3rd Gosforth 208
4th Cramlington 205
5th Wallsend 196
6th Ponteland 193
7th North Shields 191
All 6 area clubs took part and each submitted 10 prints, Results were as follows:-
South Shields 245