Competition Subjects 2021-2022

DateSubjectTypeJudgeSpecial rules
30/09/2021Open PDIPDINaomi SaulImages may be of any topic. Images can be either colour or monochrome. Images to be sized to fit within 1920 wide by 1200 deep pixels.
04/11/2021Monochrome PrintPrintBen PikeMonochrome photos contain variations of only one colour and nothing else.
02/12/2021Five Elements PDIPDIDaphne HansonFive Elements Theoryÿis a Chinese philosophy used to describe interactions and relationships between things. The five elements ? wood, fire, earth, metal, and water ? are believed to be the fundamental elements of everything in the universe between which interactions occur.
Five Element Theory asserts that the world changes according to the five elements' generating or overcoming relationships. Generating and overcoming are the complementary processes ? the yin and yang ? of Five Element Theory.
Generating processes promote development, while overcoming processes control development. By promoting and restraining, systems are harmonised and balance is maintained.
It will be interesting to see photographers? interpretations, and it is suggested that the focus should be on harmony and balance
13/01/2022Movement and MotionPrintPauline MartindaleImage to portray movement or motion. Whether blurring effects are used are up to the photographer as a fast shutter image capture might equally well infer motion. Subject matter can be man-made or from wildlife action.
10/02/2022Open PrintPrintJohnathan VainesImages may be of any topic. Images can be either colour or monochrome.
17/03/2022Dereliction and DecayPDISue DobsonTypically this should be buildings, man-made objects, machinery in a state of decay or dereliction. No dead animals please.
21/04/2022Macro and Close UpPDIAlison JenkinsThis competition requires you to photograph an object, animal, bird or insect at greater than life-size (which may be achieved by cropping). Therefore am image may be produced using a macro or telephoto lens, provided that the eventual image is greater than life-size.
19/05/2022Open - PrintPrintDavid SteelImages may be of any topic. Images can be either colour or monochrome.