PAGB PDI entry requirement change

Along with some others the PAGB has changed the image size requirements for PDI competitions. This is now 1600 pixels wide by 1200 pixels high. File size is a maximum of 2 mb or 2048 kb. Colourspace is still sRGB. More details on PAGB website WillPhotographer and educator based in North Staffordshire near to Stoke-on-Trent. Social photography – Portraits, Weddings and Events are specialisms although I used to do a lot of still life photography with which I was very successful.http://www.willsphotoimaging.co.uk

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Annual Print of the year competition 2016 – 2017 held on 24th March 2017

Judge: Tony Winfield Intermediate Category Place Title Photographer 1st  Inspired by Caneletto  Wendy Irwin 2nd  Summer fruits bottled  Wendy Irwin 3rd  Humber sunset  Ian Smith Highly Commended  Moat Low  Alistair Gorton Highly Commended  Harvest mouse  David Bourne Commended  Ice skates for mending  Ian Smith Commended  Mr and Mrs Simmons  Wendy Irwin Commended  Potted green oak leaves  Wendy Irwin Advanced Category Place Title Photographer 1st  Deer in morning mist  Les Beardmore 2nd  Sunrise at Llyn Padarn  Paul Way 3rd  Mountain hare in snow  Les Beardmore Highly…

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People Portrait competition – 20th March 2017

1-The Weight Lifter

Judge:  John Haynes People / Portrait overall winner: Weight lifter – Les Beardmore Intermediate Category Place Title Photographer 1st  Girl in the blue jacket  Alistair Gorton 2nd  Grumpa band  Wendy Irwin 3rd  Water slide fun  Paul White Highly Commended  Steam Punk in Venice  Wendy Irwin Commended  Last Post  Paul White Commended Print man Wendy Irwin Advanced Category Place Title Photographer 1st  Weight lifter  Les Beardmore 2nd  Scottish widow  Les Beardmore 3rd  Morgan  Les Beardmore Highly Commended  Martin  William Brown Commended  The card sharp  Irene Stupples…

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Open print competition – 6th March 2017

Deer-In-Morning-Mist

Judge: David Grounds Intermediate Category Place Title Photographer 1st  Harvest mouse  David Bourne 2nd  Inspired by Caneletto  Wendy Irwin 3rd  Gannet  Alistair Gorton Highly Commended  Humber sunset  Ian Smith Highly Commended Total comfort  Erin Smallbone Commended  Just a bit further  David Bourne Commended  Having a rest  Steve Copeland Commended  Ice skates in for mending  Ian Smith Advanced Category Place Title Photographer 1st  Mountain hare in snow  Les Beardmore 2nd  Deer in morning mist  Les Beardmore 3rd  Old man of the sea  Irene Stupples Highly Commended…

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Open PDI competition 20th February 2017

Laura-

Judge: Rob Hockney Intermediate Category Place Title Photographer 1st  Potted blackberries  Wendy Irwin 2nd  Ready for bed  Wendy Irwin 3rd  View from a window  Wendy Irwin Highly Commended  Going up  Ian Smith Highly Commended  Handle with care  Andrew Tomkinson Commended  Laura  Alistair Gorton Commended  Misty winter evening over Tean  Wendy Irwin Advanced Category Place Title Photographer 1st  White Throat with lunch  Les Beardmore 2nd  Great Crested Grebe feeding young  Les Beardmore 3rd  Winter sheep in a blizzard  Les Beardmore Highly Commended  Nose to tail  Tony…

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