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Conversations at the Chapel

Wednesday 3rd July – Jill Furmanovsky in conversation with Alistair Lawrence. Tickets £10 available at The Art Shop and at the Chapel. Booking Essential. Online tickets available here. £1 booking fee. […]

Results from 2019 Inter-Federation Competition

The WPF finished fairly low down in the order but WPF club members we did achieve some individual successes. The overall results can be seen here. Further details can be found in this edition of PAGB e-news. Full WPF scores can be seen below:- Mono Prints Colour […] […]

Tim Pile at Western Valley

On Thursday 27th June 2019, Western Valley Camera Club will welcome Tim Pile FIPF MPAGB EFIAP/p with his “Have I Got Nudes for You” presentation. Visitors are welcome to come along. It will start at 19:30 at our usual venue at Cross Keys rugby club, Pandy Park, Woodward Avenue, Cross Keys, NP11 7BS. Non members welcome, £5. […]

Susan’s Exhibition – The Horse

Gwynfa member Susan Williams has an exhibition on at Cwm Farm Shop, Ynyswen from June 10th. […]

2019 Barrian Cup Results

We’ve received this from Roy Carr at Barry. Congratulations to the ISO Group who won this year’s edition of the Barrian Cup, scoring 90 points out of a possible 100. Gwynfa came second with 87 and Inn Focus third with 86. All the scores can be seen here. Sharon Prenton Jones, a member of the […] […]

WPF Programme Secretaries – New Facebook Group

If you are both a Facebook user and a Programme Secretary of a WPF Camera Club you may wish to join our newly set-up ‘WPF Programme Secretary’s Group’ where we share information and ideas about how to find great guest speakers. If you are interested in being added as a member, please go here and click […] […]

Dewi in ‘Mastering Film Photography’ book

Last autumn Dewi Jones of Neath & District Photographic Society was approached by a gentleman named Chris Gatcum, a writer of books on photography. Chris had admired the quality of pictures Dewi was producing from an Agfa Clack camera on his Flickr website and asked whether he could have four pictures for inclusion on a book […] […]

A day with Antony Penrose.

RPS South Wales are organising a day with Antony Penrose curator of the Lee Miller Archives. 21 July 2019 – 10:30 – 16:00 Talbot Green Community Centre, 93 Clos Springfield, Pontyclun, CF72 8FE. More information and tickets here. […]

Photo Tour to India

Liz Barry, a photographer based in Swansea is working with a local Travel company NEI UK Ltd to organise a photo tour to India from October 7th to 22nd. Full details on her website.   […]

AWPF Assessment 2019

[ November 3, 2019; ] AWPF assessment for the 2019 season is now open for applications. To apply please use the new application form which has an extra paragraph that indicates you agree to the WPF using the data you have written on the application form so we comply with the new data protection law. It will also allow us to […] […]

Tony’s Archive bought by National Library

Tony Charles’ “Pioneers of Welsh Pop” fine art portraiture collection has been purchased by the National Library of Wales for its photographic archive and for its external public exhibitions loan programme to selected art galleries in Wales. The second year photography degree project captured striking black & white images of some of the leading Welsh pop, […] […]

Michael Jones QPSA

A third member of New Quay CC has started off 2019 in style by gaining his QPSA from the Photographic Society of America. Congratulations Michael Jones whose wife also received this award in 2018. […]

2019 Memorial Trophies – Results

Hi Folks, An enjoyable day of Memorial Competitions was held on Sunday 20th January, attended by 60+ people. The Judge Martin Fry FRPS APAGB EFIAP/g AV-EFIAP BPE did a magnificent job of commentating on the work entered by the 17 Clubs; he laid out his stall at the start that he was looking for the story, he […] […]

Aesthetica Art Prize

Showcase your work to wider audiences and further your involvement in the art world by submitting to the @AestheticaMagazine Art Prize 2019. Offering a £5,000 prize, publication within an inspiring anthology and exhibition space, this is an opportunity not to be missed for both established and emerging practitioners. Submit your work here. Entry deadline is 31st […] […]

AWPF Assessments 2018

On the 4th November 2018, the AWPF assessment day was held, there were 23 applications, 21 print submissions and 2 digital submissions. 13 print panels and 2 digital panels were accepted and those photographers were awarded the distinction of AWPF and added to the WPF roll of honour. Congratulations to them all! Achieving an AWPF is […] […]

Congratulations to Margaret Jones

Congratulations are in order for Margaret Jones of New Quay Camera Club who has just gained the QPSA honour from the Photographic Society of America. Margaret is the second New Quay member to achieve this award this year. If any other photographers are interested in trying for PSA honours then I will be very pleased to […] […]