Aggregate Mono Print competition: 10th April 2019.

On Wednesday 10th April 2019, the club held the last Aggregate Mono print competition of the season.
The judge for the evening was Helen Taylor ARPS DPAGB BPE3*a premier judge and member of the judges panel.
Helen gave a very full critique of every image giving advice particularly on presentation and mounting.
She gave much praise on the quality and variation of the work that the club produces.

The results were:
Intermediate:
20 Points: Carole Humberstone 1st Place, Carole Humberstone 2nd Place.
19 Points: Carole Humberstone 3rd Place.
18 Points: Craig Brown, Diana Janes, Caroline West.

Advanced:
20 Points: Margaret Smith 1st Place, George Pearson 2nd Place.
19 Points: Julie Elmes 3rd place, Mark Vella.
18 Points: Ian Howard X 3, Dave Longley, Sarah Smith, Margaret Smith.

Thank you to Helen for her judging and comments, congratulation to the winners.

PG

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Annual Panel Print and DPI Competition: 3rd April 2019.

On Wednesday 3rd April 2019, the club held its Annual Panel Print and Digitally Projected Images (DPI) competition.
The judge for the event was Kirsty Ralfs ARPS, QGP and Premier Judge. Kirsty has regularly judged at Deal. She gave a very full and detailed critique of each panel that had been submitted, she gave much praise on the quality of the work. She also gave advice particularly on camera sensor issues and how to overcome them. This was a very enjoyable evening.

The results were

DPI:
20 Points: Diana Janes 1st Place.
19 Points: Mary Venables 2nd Place, George Pearson 3rd Place.
18 Points: Janine Ball X 3, Mary Venables, Barbara Hedge.

Prints:
20 Points: June Hill 1st Place.
19 Points: George Pearson 2nd Place.
18 Points: Carole Humberstone 3rd Place, Diana Janes.

Thanks to Kirsty and Congratulations to the above.

PG

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Aggregate Colour Print competition: 20th March 2019.

On Wednesday 20th March 2019, the club held an Aggregate Colour Print competition. The judge for the evening was Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB and Premier Judge.
Glyn gave a full critique on every image that had been submitted, he gave much praise on the quality of the images that had been submitted, he also gave advice particularly on presentation and framing of images. The audience enjoyed the event.

The results were:
Intermediate:
20 Points: Bruce English 1st Place, Dave Mardon 2nd place.
19 Points: Caroline West 3rd place. Andrew Roberts. Werner Erasmus.
18 Points: Barbara Hedge. Andrew Roberts X 2. Elaine Mardon. Caroline West. Carole Humberstone X 2. Diana Janes X 2.

Advanced:
20 Points: Julie Elmes X 2: 1st Place. Janine Ball 2nd Place. George Pearson X 2: 3rd Place. Mary Venables.
19 Points: Ian Howard, Julie Elmes, June Hill X 2, Janine Ball, Julie Foreman X 2, Mark Vella.
18 Points: Paul Glanville, Mary Venables, Julie Foreman, Janine Ball X 2, George Pearson, Mark Vella X 2, Sarah Smith, Margaret Smith X 2.

Congratulations to the winners.

PG

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Battle with Whitstable Photographic Group and Isle of Thanet Photographic Society: 18th March 2019.

On Monday 18th March 2019, the club was in a battle with Whitstable Photographic Group and Isle of Thanet Photographic Society, away at Whitstable.
The judge for the event was Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB and Premier Judge.
The battle was a mix of Printed Images and Digitally Projected Images (DPI’s).

The final result was:
Deal & District Camera Club: 367 Points.
Whitstable Photographic Group: 366 Points.
Isle of Thanet Photographic Society: 361 Points.

Thanks to Glyn for judging and to Isle of Thanet for taking part. Thanks to Whitstable for taking part, their warm hospitality hosting the event, the club look forward to future battles.

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Aggregate Digitally Projected Image (DPI) competition (set subject circles): 27th February 2019.

On Wednesday 27th February 2019, the club held an Aggregate DPI competition with a set subject of circles. This was the third and final set subject competition this season. The members had used many varied and interesting interpretations of the set subject.
The judge was Anthony Baine CPAGB ARPS. Anthony had judged many times before at Deal. He gave a full appraisal of each of the images that had been submitted, and provided much praise and advice on how to improve to the work. Thank you Anthony you made it an enjoyable evening.

The results were:
Intermediate:
20 Points: Bruce English (1st Place). Carole Humberstone (2nd & 3rd place).
19 Points: Dianna Janes.
18 Points: Caroline West. Sam Dibb-Fuller.

Advanced:
20 Points: Janine Ball (1st place). Margaret Smith (2nd Place). Julie Elmes (3rd Place).
19 Points: Janine Ball.
18 Points: Margaret Smith X 2. Jess Ramsden.

Congratulations to the winners.

PG

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Aggregate Mono Print competition (Set subject ‘leading lines’): 6th February 2019.

On Wednesday 6th February 2019, The club held an Aggregate Mono Print competition with a set subject of leading lines. The judge for the event was Cherry Larcombe EFIAP ARPS DPAGB BPE*5. Cherry is an old friend of the club and has frequently judged competitions for us. Cherry gave a detailed examination of each and every print, ensuring that they fitted in with the subject and she provided sound advice relating to composition and presentation where needed. The club members had submitted a large number of images with many varied ideas to fit the set subject.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points: Barbara Hedge 1st Place, Dave Mardon 2nd Place, Caroline West 3rd Place.
19 Points: Craig Brown, Diana Janes.
18 Points: Carole Humberstone.

Advanced:
20 Points: Dave Longley 1st Place, Ian Howard 2nd Place, Dave Longley 3rd Place.
19 Points: Janine Ball, George Pearson, Mary Venables.
18 Points: Julie Foreman X3, Paul Glanville, Ian Howard, Mary Venables, Margaret Smith.

Congratulations to the winners, and thanks to all the members who took part, it was good to see so many ideas being used to suit the subject matter.

PG

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Aggregate colour print competition (set subject ‘looking up’): 16th January 2019.

On Wednesday 16th January 2019, the club held an Aggregate colour print competition with a set subject of ‘looking up’. The judge for the evening was Zoe Garnham-Archer. Zoe had not judged at Deal for quite some time, but soon worked her way through nearly sixty images that had been submitted. She gave a very full and complementary review of every image. It was clear that the audience enjoyed her comments, and we hope to invite her back to judge for us in the future.
The results were:

Intermediate:

20 Points: Carole Humberstone, Werner Erasmus.
19 Points: Werner Erasmus, Carole Humberstone.
18 Points: Werner Erasmus, Carole Humberstone X 2, Barbara Hedge.

Advanced:
20 Points: Janine Ball X 2, George Pearson, Mary Venables, Sarah Smith.
19 Points: George Pearson, Ian Howard, Julie Foreman X 2, Paul Glanville.
18 Points: Janine Ball, Julie Elmes X 2, Mark Vella, Sarah Smith, Mary Venables, Julie Foreman, Margaret Smith,

Well done to the winners, and thank you to all who submitted their images.

PG

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