Internal Projected Digital Image (PDI) Competitions
Images must be submitted to the P.D.I. Secretary by no later than the Thursday prior to the date of the competition for inclusion. Once your image is received at this address you should receive an automated confirmation of receipt.
If your image has not been received at this address by this date it may result in your image not being included in competition and your gallery may not be updated.
It is imperative that images entered for internal competitions are submitted in the correct format otherwise they may be rejected at submission stage.
If you are in any doubt about how to prepare images for these competitions please carefully study the instructions below.
♦ Members in the Intermediate Section. - A maximum of two images per competition can be entered in rounds 1-4, with one image only permitted in the fifth and final round.
♦ Members in the Advanced Section. - A maximum of one image per competition can be entered in rounds 1-4, with two images permitted in the fifth and final round.
The Essex Challenge Trophy (Images must have been photographed in Essex) where each member can submit two images. Submit as you would for all other PDI competitions.
PC users Instructions for preparing PDI images for internal competitions using Photoshop 2018/19
Olympus users instructions for removing "OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA" from exif data using Lightroom or Bridge
Mac users click here for latest instructions for compressing & sending PDI images for internal competitions
Projected Digital Images Competitions 2018/19
Round 2: 13th November 2018: Judge - Roger Winter
Essex Challenge Trophy Judge - Pauline Martindale
6th November 2018
Round 3: 8th January 2019: Judge - Bob Good
Digital Triptych Comp. Judge - Davis Steel DPAGB
12th March 2019
Round 4: 5th February 2019: Judge - Richard Burn LRPS
Round 5: 23rd April 2019: Judge - Nigel Rea ARPS
Image of the Year Comp. Judge - Daphne Hanson DPAGB
14th May 2019
Top Ten Authors 2018/19
|Advanced Top 10 After Round 2||Intermediate Top 10 After Round 2|
|Posn||Name||Images entered||Total||Posn||Name||Images entered||Total|
|1||Derek Howes||2||20||1||Andrew Smith||4||35|
|2||Robert Macdonald||2||19||2||David Cross||4||34|
|3||Lynn Rix||2||18.5||3||Dean Crosdale||4||32.5|
|3||Jennifer Brett||2||18.5||4||Chrissie Alexander||4||32|
|5||Mary Brace||2||18||4||Steve Ball||4||32|
|6||Marny Macdonald||2||17.5||4||Nair Jones||4||32|
|6||Graham Brace||2||17.5||7||Jan Cross||4||31.5|
|8||Robert Bannister||2||17||7||Matt Biggin||4||31.5|
|8||Peter Howard||2||17||9||Mary Battye||4||31|
|8||Martin Leech||2||17||9||Nesta James||4||31|
You are urged to review the rules and other details relating to our competitions and take careful note of the changes that may have occurred from last season.
Internal PDI Comp Dates 2018/19
PDI Competition No.3
PDI Competition No.4
Tue 5th Feb
Judge: Richard Burn LRPS
Tue 12th March
Judge: David Steel
PDI Competition No.5
Tue 23rd April
Judge: Nigel Rea
Tue 8th Jan
Judge: Bob Good