Photofolio in Flash Flood Fill of the Wrong Type!

Flash fills can be useful but not when they are of the weather variety as Smethwick Photo Society found out when they hosted tonight’s Photofolio awards tonight. In an hours sudden downpour up to a foot of water flooded the Old School House and grounds just prior to the meeting which left camera club member stranded in the street wondering whether the the night would be cancelled. But in true British Spirit of the show must go on the awards were handed out in the bar…

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Midphot 2016 Results

Out of a total of 148 entries we have amassed Best Colour Portrait print- Paul Hassell Best Colour Landscape print – Dave Byrne 1 PAGB Medal – John Cartlidge 2 Erica Oram Medals – Paul Hassell & Carl Mason 1 Leigh Preston Medal – Dave Byrne 7 MCPF Ribbons 2 Highly Commended 72 Acceptances Congratulations to everyone who took part. Midphot 2016 results XLS file

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GB Cup Success

Cannock PS has came joint second in the PAGB GB Cup continuing the recent success enjoyed at the national print championships. Chorley PS 195 1st Cannock Photographic Society 184 2nd= Eastwood Photographic Society 184 2nd= Inn Focus Group 182 4th Catchlight Camera Club 180 5th Gwynfa Camera Club 179 6th RRPS 178 7th= North Cheshire Photographic Society 178 7th= Cambridge CC 175 9th Wigan 10 Foto Club 174 10th Stafford Photographic Society 173 11th

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PAGB Print Cup Success with 4th place

Cannock PS came 4th in the country in the PAGB Print Trophy this year, beating local rivals Smethwick in the process for the second competition in row. In addition to that Paul Hassell won both ‘Best Colour Print’ for ‘Simple Life‘ and ‘Best Mono Print’ for ‘The Player‘ in the same competition, no mean feat! Well done Paul. David Byrne also received a Judges award for ‘Pub Brawler‘ PAGB Print Cup 2015               Title Author Score Awards Mrs Styal with Mt Tibbs Carl…

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Cannock PS Secures 6th Place in the UK

After a tough battle at Warwick today CPS finished 6th place out of the 38 clubs at today’s finals. Over 1000 clubs started the regional heats a few months ago culminating in today’s showdown. Finishing ion the top eight means we automatically qualify for next years finals with automatic qualifications in the regional heats at Leicester. Congratulations to everyone at the club on a very successful day!  

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Photofolio Results

Here are the results from our Photofolio 2015 entry. out of 60 images we received 38 acceptances, 6 Certificates of merit and best of all Peter Clark was awarded Best PDI image for ‘Rising Mist Yosemite Valley’. Well done to everyone, especially Peter Clark continuing his recent run of results!   The list of Acceptance winners are as follows:- Peter Clark 1 Acceptance and Best PDI David Byrne 7 acceptances and 2 Certificates of Merits Paul Hassell 7 Acceptances John Cartlidge 5 acceptances Mark Davies…

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