Comp. Rules. 2022/23

Affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of GB through the Northern Counties Photographic Federation

General Competition Rules
To enter any competition you are required to have paid your subscriptions prior to your entry submission.
Any projected image or print which has won a club trophy cannot be entered again in future club competitions
All entries must have been taken by the author and may be trade processed.

Prints may be from a transparency / negative or digital.
All Monochrome & Colour prints to be mounted and titled in the bottom right hand corner, on the reverse side of the print and be anonymous (untitled entries will NOT be accepted)

Minimum print size to be 18cm x 13cm
Maximum print size ( including mount ) 50cms x 40cms ( Board not to exceed 3mm in Thickness)

A Monochrome print is a black & white work going from very dark grey ( black ) to a very light grey ( white ), or a print toned entirely in a single colour

On the other hand, a black & white work modified by partial toning or by the addition of one colour becomes a colour
work (polychrome ) to stand in the Colour Section.
Prints are entered on the understanding that the Competition Secretary can retain them, if necessary, for use in Exhibitions & NCPF competitions, etc.
NO MARKS will be given in ANY Club competition

Projected Digital Images Competitions
Images must be in ‘jpeg’ format.
Image size must not exceed maximum pixel dimensions of 1400 pixels and 1050 pixels in the horizontal and vertical planes respectively, together with a resolution of 72

The name of the image MUST be the title you wish it to be judged by and that title MUST be the only indentifiable information attached to that image and should NOT exceed 25 characters maximum, including spaces.
Entries MUST be on a USB Pen or sent to the PDI SECRETARY


Cestria Trophy (Projected Digital Images)
Maximum of four entries
Brian Carroll Trophy ( Prints )
Maximum of four entries
Sam Vickers Trophy ( Colour Print ) (Architecture)
Maximum of four entries
ATW Trophy: 3 of Kind (Digital Projected Images)
Maximum of THREE Images (OPEN)
Charles Eagles Shield ( Digital Projected Images )
Maximum of four entries
Camera Clinic Trophy ( MONOCHROME Print )
Maximum of four entries
Elliott Fennell Trophy ( Digital Projected Images )
Subject: Landscape .Maximum of four entries
Photographic Centre Shield ( Colour Print )
Maximum of four entries.
Quickfire. (Digital Projected Images)
Maximum of four entries.
In the event of over subscription in the PRINTS COMPETITION the fourth title will be WITHDRAWN.

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