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Warwick 2013 – the view from Inn Focus

Many thanks to Ian Munro for submitting this report of Inn Focus’ day at the National DPI Championships at Warwick. For Inn Focus Warwick and Connah’s Quay are both priority each year and it’s easy to see why when you get there. After leaving on Friday afternoon we arrived in Warwick the evening before where we […] […]

Warwick 2013 – Inn Focus step up to the Plate

Inn Focus have won the ‘Plate‘ competition at the National DPI Championships at Warwick. Well done to them! More details when someone sends us a report. (Hint!) […]

New PAGB Judges

The WPF has great pleasure in announcing that we now have three of our very own judges on the PAGB approved judges list. Their names will appear in the new PAGB handbook to be published shortly. I am sure that you will join me in congratulating them and wishing them well when they are invited […] […]

2012 Connah’s Quay – Bridgend Go Fourth…

We have heard that Bridgend Camera Club came 4th in the plate competition at the PAGB National Print Championships at Connaghs Quay. The first place club had 66 points, two clubs tied for second with 65 and Bridgend finished on 64. Well done to them for a creditable performance. Tenby finished just 4 points behind […] […]

Edgar & Linda get their MPAGB

Edgar Gibbs FRPS, AFIAP-AV and Linda Gibbs AFIAP-AV of Gwynfa Camera Club have jointly achieved their MPAGB, the top AV award at the PAGB awards adjudication at the Civic Centre Braunstone, Leicester last Saturday. We send our hearty congratulations to them for achieving yet another AV milestone. They had to convince the three assessors of […] […]

2012 PAGB Inter Federation PDI Competition Results

The WPF featured very well in the recent inter-federation PDI competition finishing 7th from 14 federations in both the Nature and the Open sections, not far off the pace in either category. In the Nature section four WPF photographs were selected for the exhibition, the succesfull photographers being Jenny Hibbert (Bridgend), Bob Beynon (Gwynfa), David […] […]

Inn Focus in PAGB E-News

The Inn Focus group feature in this month’s PAGB E-news. You can see it here. […]

Warwick 2012 Results

On Saturday the two clubs representing The WPF made history. Inn Focus scored really well in the first two rounds with a total of 203 for 16 images. To put this in perspective Wigan 10 the eventual trophy winners (again) scored 208. The final Trophy rounds which needed another 20 images (10 could be from […] […]

Inn Focus & Tenby Fly the Flag at Warwick 2012

Inn Focus finished joint fifth in the final of the National DPI Championships at Warwick, a remarable effort being (we believe) the first ever WPF club to reach the final eight. Also Tenby won the plate final by 2 points. So effectively this means that Inn Focus were 5th and Tenby 9th out of the […] […]

PAGB Distinctions for Seven

Seven WPF photographers achieved PAGB distinctions last weekend in North Wales. Hearty congratulations to them all. CPAGB – Dennis Russ (Swansea), Linda Cowen (Neath & Dist) and Gillian Mackay (Tenby & Dist) DPAGB – John Cook (Western Valley), Malcolm Kingswell (Merthyr Tydfil), David Edwards (Neath & Dist) and Alan Jenkinson (Bridgend). […]

2011 Inter Fed – Nine acceptances and eighth place for the WPF

The WPF had nine acceptances in the PAGB Inter federation DPI Competition and finished eighth overall among the competing federations. Full details below: Summary of Results Results in Detail WPF Acceptances (max 15 points): Jenny Hibbert MPAGB Bridgend Merlin with kill 12 Linda Beynon Gwynfa Mirid Bug 11 Bob Beynon Gwynfa Mating Hoverflies 12 John Cooke AWPF Western Valley The Outcome 11 Phil […] […]

So near and yet so far at Warwick 2011…

Gwynfa finished joint first in the plate final of the National DPI Championships at Warwick but failed to collect the trophy after a nail biting tie break. The other WPF representatives, Bridgend and District also put up a very creditable performance. Each year Warwick hosts the PAGB National DPI Championships, the UK version of our own […] […]

Colin Kelly gets his CPAGB

Many congratulations to Colin Kelly, of Neath Photographic Society on his CPAGB accreditation success. This was Colin,s second attempt at a CPAGB distinction and his panel of prints scored consistently well under the careful scrutiny of six critical judges.Well done Colin! […]

WPF Results from the 2011 GB Cup

The Great British Cup was judged last weekend with varying degrees of success for WPF clubs in the three competitions. In the open competition for large clubs the highest placed Welsh club was Tenby (165 points) in joint 15th place, a very creditable performance. Next up was Gwynfa (160 points), Port Talbot (156), the Vale both […] […]

Results from PAGB Inter-Fed DPI Competition 2010

The results from PAGB Inter-Federation Projected Image Comp 2010 were as follows. The W.P.F. was placed ninth out of 15 federations. Position, Federation Name, Average Mark and Number Accepted 1 Midland Counties Photographic Federation 12.228 34 2 Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union 12.125 27 3 Western Counties Photographic Federation 11.7755 22 4 North & East Midlands Photographic Federation 11.68 11 5 […] […]

Congratulations to Jenny Hibbert MPAGB

Stonechat Amidst Autumn Ferns Jenny Hibbert of Bridgend & Disctrict Camera Club has been awarded her MPAGB. Jenny is the first photographer from the Welsh Photographic Federation to achieve this extremely prestigious award. Jenny said “it was nail biting and I was over the moon when I actually got it”. The MPAGB (Master) is […] […]