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Welsh International Salon open for entries.

The Welsh International Salon is now open for entries.

Go here to read the rules.

Go here to enter the exhibition.

The closing date for entries is 2nd August 2016.

Lampeter Weekend Convention – The time has come!

If you’ve been waiting for the Lampeter weekend convention programme to be available. Wait no longer. It’s now  on the website at

http://thewpf.co.uk/wp-content/Lampeter/Lampeter-programme-2016-version-02.pdf

Places are still available so book now. There’s no better way to spend a weekend than joining us for excellent speakers, good food and companionship. Download the booking form for more details.

http://thewpf.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Lampeter-Booking-Form-2016-Final.pdf

Don’t forget if you can’t make the weekend, it’s possible to come for a day.

Contact Fred Davies on fred.j.davies01@gmail.com for more information.

Rhondda Open Day & Exhibition

The Rhondda Camera Club is holding an open day on the 2nd August at the club and an exhibition at Tonypandy Library from the 3rd August until the 17th.

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PAGB Inter-Club PDI Championships

Here are the results from the PAGB Inter-Club PDI Championships at Warwick on Saturday 16th July.

Overall Results and Awards      Final Scores

Congratulations to all three WPF Clubs that took part: –

Inn Focus came 4th in the final. Tenby and District came joint 5th in the Plate with 99 points and Gwynfa who came 15th with 95 points!

Well done everybody for representing yourselves and the WPF so well – pretty good considering there were 39 Clubs taking part!

Gwynfa & Bridgend host Welsh International Salon showings.

Gwynfa Camera Club is hosting a showing of the Welsh International Salon on Thursday 1st September, 2016. Members from other clubs are welcome to attend. £2 on the door.

Bridgend CC is also hosting a showing on Monday 5th September.

Please note, it is not too late to enter this salon. The closing date is 2nd August and you can enter by clicking this link.

Exhibition for Royston

Royston Packer of Tenby & District CC will shortly be holding a solo exhibition entitled ‘Through My Lens’.

The venue will be the Torch Theatre, St. Peter’s Road, Milford Haven, SA73 2BU and it will rin from 2nd August to 30th September, 2016.

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Cymru Monochrome Twice Monthly

Cymru Monochrome are going to be meeting twice monthly from November. The extra night will be first Thursday of each month. (They also meet each third Monday).

Their venue is the Tyn Y Twr Tavern, Baglan, Port Talbot. Directions can be found on their website.

Pembrey & Burry Port PS Exhibition

Pembrey & Burry Port Photographic Society will be holding their annual exhibition, a display of printed and digital work. at the Ashburnham Golf Club, Cliff Terrace, Burry Port, SA16 0HN.

It runs from Thursday 21st to Monday 25th July from 11am to 6pm.

Gwynfa Pixels 2016

Gwynfa Pixels 2016 will take place on 5th November at the usual venue, Talbot Green Community Centre.

As usual Clubs will need to enter four photographs in digital form up to 1920×1080 pixels.

Club entry forms will be circulated soon.

Cardiff CC to change venue in July

After many years at The Trinity Centre on Newport Rd, from 21st July Cardiff Camera Club will be moving to a new venue.

The Community Hall, Rumney Partnership Hub, Llanstephan Road, Rumney, Cardiff CF3 3JA.

Meetings will continue to  be at 7.30 pm on Thursday evenings.

Directions to the new venue can be found on their web site at www.cardiffcameraclub.co.uk

News on the Cymru Monochrome Battle

In just over one month of sending invites and advertising it on Face Book, e-news and Newsflash we have had a tremendous response from the clubs of the UK.

We are now full with 35 clubs wanting to take part,  If any other clubs want to take part let me know  Gareth Martin AWPF,CPAGB cortez34@virginmedia.com and I will put you on the waiting list in case some clubs drop out.

The Battle will be 4 prints per club one print per member and you can represent more than one club as most of the Monochrome clubs members are in other clubs. we will be allowing print sizes up to 20×16 and 50×40 as some clubs only do 20×16 throughout the UK. there will be two Trophies best club and Best Print.

The cost to enter this Battle is £10 per club the venue address is below  and it’s on street parking. the hand in is April 4th  More info will come out later in the year such as start time etc etc  If you fancy staying the night in Port Talbot I will be sending all the clubs taking part info on hotels and travel lodges in the area.

St Pauls Centre, Gerald Street, Port Talbot, SA12 6DQ. Tel:01639 883123

There are 35 clubs taking part and four on the waiting list. The battle is on May 13th 2017. See below for a full list.

Continue reading News on the Cymru Monochrome Battle

Image Cymru

Newport Photographic Club invites you to submit entries to IMAGE CYMRU I. A Photographic Competition open to all.

Entries are invited from individuals, and Photographic Clubs are also invited to submit a club entry consisting of a panel of five images from the individual entries of its members. The first competition will be held in 2016. The closing date for entries is 31st August, and the best images will be shown at a public viewing in Newport in October 2016.

There will be four sections: Open, Monochrome, Surreal, and Welsh National Treasures.

Individual competitors are invited to submit up to four images in each category. Entry will cost £2.50 to enter one category and £2.00 for each subsequent category. A club entry will cost £4.00 for a panel of 5 images

For a full copy of the rules of entry and an entry form please email imagecymru@hotmail.com or contact us via www.newportphotographicclub.org