National Print Championships

Cannock PS had a great championships this year finishing joint 3rd in the first round to go through automatically to next years finals without the need for pre-qualification. We finished 8th in the end out of a possible 38 clubs who attended and over 1000+ clubs who were eligible to enter the competition, so no mean feat!! Well done all! Also our member David Byrne was also awarded 2 personal awards for his images, ‘White Smoke‘ and ‘Old Bothy‘ used in the competition.  

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Midland Salon Results

Paul Hassell did very well at this years Midlands Salon with 12 acceptances including the following awards: “Child Bride” was awarded a PSA Gold “Olympian Daniel Carrol” was awarded a UPI Gold “After the Cutain Falls” was awarded a PAGB Silver “Christine Onuora” was awarded a MCPF Ribbon “Brothers” was awarded a MCPF Ribbon “My Wardrobe” was awarded a MCPF Ribbon     David Byrne also received an MCPF Medal for ‘Ruined Barracks’ and a FIAP Ribbon and MCPF Ribbon.  

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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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