Bimonthly Competitions


  • Each bimonthly competition is composed of two entirely separate competitions – Prints and Projected Images.
  • The competitions are all open, i.e. entries may be of any classification.
  • There are five rounds in each calendar year, held in January, March, May, July and September.
  • The print and projected image competitions will each have their own judge from within the Club.

Entry Restrictions

  • The maximum number of entries in each round is three prints and three projected images.
  • The maximum number of entries in each programme year is twelve prints and twelve projected images.
  • Neither print nor projected image entry should have been shown previously in any Club competition in the programme year, or to have been placed in the first three in any other of this Club’s competitions.


  • The judge will mark each entry to a maximum of twenty marks.
  • The judge will award First, Second and Third to the winning print and image entries
  • in each round. Highly Commended and Commended awards are at the judge’s discretion.
  • The best 8 marks for a member’s print entries and the best 8 marks for projected image entries over the five rounds will count towards the Bimonthly Print and Projected Image awards.
  • The best 8 marks awarded for both prints and images combined over the year will count towards the “Photographer of the Year” award.