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We have just started the new competition year, which runs from April 2021 to March 2022 and have an excellent start with 33 images. 8 of these were held back, being subsequently awarded scores of 18 – 20; these are shown here. The judge was the very experienced Will Stead of Chorley Camera Club, and […]

Cash for honours!


Many congratulations to all our photographers who participated in our monthly competitions in the year 2020-21, just finished. There was active competition for the top spot and several members were in with a chance. In the event, Theo Dibbits, our keen sports photographer managed to open up his lead in the final couple of furlongs […]

Theo Dibbits wins in 2020 – 21


The joy of lockdown is that it has brought us into contact with clubs, speakers and judges from all over the country. We would never have made it to the Isle of Wight in less than a long weekend, but hey presto! on 17th March we had a wonderful, inspiring competition against them. 20 images […]

Inter-Club competition vs Wild Wight CC



The age of Zoom in 2020 has opened up new possibilities for inter-club competitions. We can now compete with clubs who are at the other end of the country, or even overseas. We stretched as far as Abingdon in Oxfordshire for our first foray on 28th October. It was a close match all the way […]

North – South competition


We have now reached the 6-month point in our 2020-2021 monthly competition and the standard has been very high. No fewer than eight of our members have scored the maximum 20 for one or more images and the league table is highly competitive. It is always gratifying when our newer members achieve a 20, so […]

Half way through the competition year


There are specific definitions of “Nature photography” and “Wildlife photography” for various federation competitions up to national level. The most recent version was released in 2018, and has been included in the Gallery / Competition Format link for the guidance of members.

Nature and Wildlife Photography