Upcoming Events

Smethwick Salon Exhibition

Start date: January 4, 2020

End date: January 12, 2020

Memorial Day Entry Deadline

Date: January 5, 2020

WPF Club Registration Deadline

Date: January 11, 2020

Memorial Competitions

Date: January 19, 2020

Ace of Clubs Entry Deadline

Date: January 19, 2020

GB Cup & Trophy Entry Deadline

Date: January 20, 2020

Bridgend “5 to 8” Photoharmony Entry Deadline

Date: February 16, 2020

Ace of Clubs Competition

Date: February 16, 2020

The 2020 Photography Show

Start date: March 15, 2020

End date: March 17, 2020

Bridgend PhotoHarmony Competition

Date: March 16, 2020

Ace of Prints Entry Deadline

Date: June 22, 2020

Ace of Prints Competition

Date: July 5, 2020

2020 Carmarthen Conference

Start date: August 21, 2020

End date: August 23, 2020

Pixels 2020

Date: November 7, 2020


November 2019
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PSA Success for Mike Bray

Many congratulations to Mike Bray of Port Talbot CC a new PSA member who had a very successful report from the Taj Mahal Circuit in India, where he collected 26 acceptances along the a Gold, silver and Bronze medals. A great result which I hope might encourage others to submit their work into PSA recognised […]

The Photography Show

Registration is now open for the UK’s biggest photography show, 14 – 17 March 2020.

Full details here.

PAGB – Awards for Photographic Merit

After the recent success of our Tenby duo, Gillian & Charlie, YOU could be the next WPF photographer to gain a PAGB distinction and have CPAGB, DPAGB or MPAGB after your name!

Full details of the requirements and how to apply can be found here. The next opportunities to do so can be seen below. […]

GB Trophy (Prints)

The GB Trophy 2020 is open for entry until 20 January 2020. Entry Fee is 50p per image

The GB Trophy calendar has been put back to coincide with the calendar of the GB Cup which will reduce costs the same judges can be used for both events. This is because the Trophy has not […]

GB Cup (DPI)

The GB Cup 2020 is OPEN until 20 January 2020.

Entry Fees for each GB Cup are as follows:- GB Cup (Open) £7.50 per club GB Cup (Small Clubs) £7.50 per club GB Cup (Natural History) £7.50 per club

The GB Cup 2020 is sponsored by Paper Spectrum.

The full rules, explanatory notes and entry […]

FIAP Distinctions for WPF Photographers

The following photographers have been awarded FIAP distinctions:

Ian Ledgard   EFIAP Platinum Matthew Jones  EFIAP Gold Anthony Baggett  EFIAP Jane Libby  EFIAP Colin Price  EFIAP

Congratulations on behalf of the WPF

Ed Cloutman

DPAGB for Gillian & Charlie

Gillian Mackay and Charlie Kidd, both of Tenby & District Camera Club, attained their DPAGB distinctions on the PAGB APM day at Watford last Sunday.

Here they are receiving their badges from Howard Tate, PAGB President.

Hearty congratulations to them both.


PAGB Recorded Lecture Service

WPF programme secretaries may be interested to know that the PAGB offer a good selection of recorded lectures for purchase and download direct from their website. Prices range from £0 to £15 for a lecture.

You can access a full list here.

You can set up a log-in for your club here.


Peter William Toone

Peter William Toone (Lord Toone to his friends) passed away at home on Friday 22nd November 2019.

A member of Swansea CC who loved to take selfies all over the place.

Condolences to his wife Jackie and son Samuel and rest of family.

Results of 2019 Stanley Chell

This years Stanley Chell Trophy was won against fierce competition by Llanelli Camera Club. Twenty five clubs entered with a range in scores from 75 to 66. Afan Nedd were second followed by Cymru Mono in third.

The Hans Hoyer Trophy for best monochrome was won by Gabor Horvath for “Desolation of The King”. The […]

WPF registration 2020

Hi everybody,

I have sent to every club secretary 4 documents for the WPF club registration for 2020. Just in case there is a glitch in the club receiving the document I have linked to copies below. The Registration form, Club Data sheet  and Registration need to be returned to me by 11 January 2020.


Janet Elizabeth Cawley (1949-2019)

We have received this very sad news from Ed Cloutman.

It is with great sadness that I have to tell you that my partner and best friend of over thirty years passed away peacefully today on 11th November 2019 – Armistice Day. How appropriate that it happened today, close to 11am, a day that meant […]

The 2020 Bristol Salon

The 2020 Bristol salon opens for entries on Sunday 17 November.

The closing date is 25th January 2020. Full details here.

Pixels 2019 Results – RPC take their maiden win

Pixels 2019, the 15th running of the competition, took place at Talbot Green Community Centre on Saturday 2nd November and was a very well attended and enjoyable competition.

It was a high scoring affair and a particularly good day for RPC who, with 79 points from a possible 80, won by one point on the […]

2019 AWPF Distinctions

The AWPF assessment was held on Sunday 3rd November at Talbot Green. There were 21 assessments in total, 20 print and 1 DPI, resulting in 12 new AWPF awards given. Congratulations to all successful applications, they were:-

1. Pamela Sheldon, Mold C.C 2. Robert Taylor, Avan Nedd 3. Barbra Archdale-Smith, Barry C.C. 4. Mike Martin, […]

Welsh International Salon – 2019 Results

Here are the results of the 2019 Welsh International Salon.

All Awards Prints – Colour Prints – Mono PDI – Colour PDI – Mono PDI – Nature PDI – Photo Travel