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We have received this from Daphne Hanson DPAGB APAGB, the PAGB Awards Secretary via Jan Cawley. If you are interested in trying for CPAGB, DPAGB or MPAGB awards, please note the following. November 2017 PAGB Adjudications are now fully booked. April 2018 PAGB Adjudication – The books are open and it will be hosted by the L&CPU on […] […]

PAGB Awards Advisory sessions at the NEC

Once again, the PAGB will have a stand at the Photography Show in Birmingham where they will be offering Awards for Photographic Merit, (APM), 1:1 Advisory Sessions. They’ll have several qualified APM judges in attendance to critique any work you wish to bring along, (Print or PDI), leading to a much greater chance of success. For an […] […]

PAGB Exhibition in Barry – Last Few Days

Photographic Alliance of Great Britain National Touring Exhibition – Art Central Gallery, Town Hall, King Square, Barry, CF63 4RW. Thursday 6 October – Saturday 29 October 2016. Every year the PAGB organises a selection of images submitted by the 15 regional Federations that cover the whole of the UK. From an entry of about 1500 photographs, […] […]

PAGB APM Successes for WPF Members

The PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit were recently hosted by the WPF in Neath. 116 applications from all over the UK were received and 65 were successful. Ten of those successes were for WPF photographers. Details below:- Of 29 applications at DISTINCTION (DPAGB) PRINT level 11 were successful. The sole WPF success was: Leigh Woolford AWPF EFIAP, […] […]

PAGB Distinction Tickets

If you would like to attend the forthcoming PAGB assessments (on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th of November) we have a few spare tickets available. There should be plenty of high quality photography on display as people try to achieve their CPAGB, DPAGB, or MPAGB distinctions. Saturday 28th November is when we will be assessing the […] […]

PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit (APMs)

For the first time in several years, the WPF is hosting the APMs and many WPF members have applied. On 28/9 November 2015, Jan Cawley will become the first WPF judge to adjudicate at the APMs. It is generally perceived that applicants, who have sought advice on the contents of their entry, have been more successful. […] […]


Please find below details of a change of venue for the Awards for Photographic Merit being hosted by the WPF on 28th/29th November. The new venue is Nidium Arts Centre, Neath Port Talbot College, Dwr-y-Felin Road, Neath SA10 7RF (use this postcode if using a SatNav) This new venue is not too far from the original […] […]

Good Times for the Beynons

We’ve heard from the good folk at Gwynfa Camera Club that two of their members Lynda & Rob Beynon, a married couple, have just added CPAGB to their AFIAP and AWPF distinctions. Amazingly they both achieved exactly the same number of total points for their 10 prints (245) with Lynda bagging the only perfect score […] […]

PAGB Distinctions Weekend

[ November 28, 2015 to November 29, 2015. ] The PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit (Prints & PDI) are being hosted by the WPF. Nidium Arts Centre, Neath Port Talbot College, Dwr-y-Felin Road, Neath SA10 7RF 10am start. Arrive 9.30am […]


We’ve just heard that Rob Dummer of Gwynfa CC has just been awarded a CPAGB to add to his AFIAP. More details of further WPF successes when we have them… […]

Linda Wellington CPAGB

Congratulations to Linda Wellington CPAGB – many of you will know Linda from Swansea Camera Club and we are delighted that she achieved her CPAGB status at the recent PAGB Assessment at Kegworth on 30th November. Any other WPF successes to report? […]

PAGB APM Workshop

NOW FULLY BOOKED – The WPF is hosting an Awards for Photographic Merit (APM) Workshop on behalf of the PAGB at Talbot Green Community Centre, Cowbridge Road, Talbot Green, CF72 8HS on Sunday, 21 September 2014 from 10am. The workshop will be led by Rod Wheelans with other members of the PAGB APM Team. In the […] […]

Ian Gets Bronze

At Pixels 2103 Jan Cawley, President of the WPF, took the opportunity to present Ian Ledgard with his recent FIAP Bronze Medal for his photograph entitled “Conducting the Choir”. […]

FIAP News from Jan Cawley

This is a bit of a tome! Make a pot of tea and relax! I have not heard ‘Officially’ yet and when I do I will write to lodge our complaint about this latest news from FIAP. Apparently if you run a circuit (a Salon with two, three or sometimes four different countries) unless each country […] […]