Knockout #2

Set Subject – Knockout #2 20 March 2018 2018 saw the first time we have ever run two Knockout Competitions in a single season! But this time there was a slight restriction – only pictures which had been taken during the season could be entered into the competition. The idea was to showcase images members […]

Set Subject – Happiness

Set Subject – Happiness 12 March 2018 This PDI set subject certainly tested members imagination! There was plenty of happiness during the evening and some laugh out loud moments from the audience. Our judge for this competition was Mavis McCormick LRPS who is President of Hexham Photographic Society. Mavis chose John Atkinson’s black & white […]

Open Print Competition – 12th February 2018

Open Print Competition 12 February 2018 Our judge for the competition this year was David Illingworth of Morpeth Camera Club. David has been a good friend of PPS over the years and his specialism in the print sector is always worth welcoming to the club. David started the night with some useful pointers on mounting […]

Set Subject – Urban Landscape 8 January 2018

Set Subject – Urban Landscape 8 January 2018 There were almost 50 entries for the first competition of 2018 and Jim Walsh LRPS, CPAGB, APAGB of Blyth Photographic Society was kind enough to be our judge for the evening. The subject had been highly favoured by members at last year’s AGM but on the night […]

Knockout 6 November 2017

Knockout 6 November 2017 Veronica compared this year’s Knockout Competition and after brief discussion about which was the left screen and which was the right screen we had an interesting 90 minutes as members whittled down the initial 36 entries to find the most striking photograph. The winner was Ian Morton with “Women’s Work” which […]

Open PDI 23 October 2017

OPEN PDI 23 October 2017 This year we were very lucky to have Keith Suddaby¬†FRPS MPAGB EFIAP FBPE as our judge for the Open Projected Digital Images Competition. With almost 50 entries Keith certainly had his hands full but still managed to provide an interesting critique of every picture. We were also given an insight […]