Cannock PS gets first MPAGB Award

David Byrne gained his MPAGB Award at the latest adjudications in Gateshead on Sunday 24th April. This is the highest award the PAGB give and only around 225 people hold the award to date. David submitted 20 prints which 6 judges awarded marks out of 5, the pass rate was 22.5 out of a possible 30,  450 in total. David scored 465 to join an very small group of photographers, including just 16 from the MCPF. Well done Dave!  

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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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More CPS Success from Solihull BPE Salon

Paul Hassell was awarded 8 acceptances with awards for Reg” was awarded a PAGB Ribbon “A Dark Place” was awarded a Peter Rees Medal “Vic Evans the Jazzman” was Commended       Lloyd Scott had 7 acceptances plus awards: ‘Street fighter # 1’ Bob Underwood Medal ‘I am shadow’ highly commended ‘Quirrang skye’ highly commended   John Cartlidge had 3 acceptances    

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Wrekin Arts Gold

David Byrne has been awarded the PSA Gold ‘Best in Show’ Medal for his image ‘Preserving the Cod‘ in the Wrekin Arts International Salon, David was also awarded a PAGB Ribbon and the Chairman’s Medal for two others along with 8 acceptances.       David also received a UPI Ribbon in the Smethwick International for his image ‘Walking the Herd‘  

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