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!
Basingstoke 2016 Awards Paul Hassell 10 acceptances Chrissie Westgate’s award for “Determination’ ‘Brothers” silver medal “A Child Bride” commended Steve Clifford Selectors Medal for ‘Grandad’s Pride’
Lloyd Scott has had yet more success in the Evesham Salon with 6 acceptances, 2 bpe ribbons “Just One More Drink” & “This is my Home Tonight” plus a selectors medal for “Streetfighter 2”
Steve gained his first gold medal for hi image ‘Grandad’s Pride‘ in the South Birmingham Salon along with 3 acceptances. John Cartlidge also gained 4 acceptances
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
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
David Byrne has had 5 acceptances and 2 awards from the local BPE Salon in Solihull. “Arctic Stormfront” was awarded a PAGB Ribbon “Storm over New Brighton” was awarded a Tony Broom Medal
Paul Hassell has won Gold in the Bebington Salon 2016 with his image ‘Dedication‘ and a highly commended with ‘Determination‘ plus 6 acceptances
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‘
Congratulations to Paul Hassell who has won a Silver PAGB Medal in their latest salon for his highly successful image ‘Reg‘, Paul also had 8 images accepted into the competition.