Internal Projected Digital Image (PDI) Competitions


Images must be submitted directly to the P.D.I. Secretary by no later than the Thursday prior to the date of the competition for inclusion. Please do not use file sharing services to send your files. Once your image is received at this address you should receive an automated confirmation of receipt.
If your image has not been received directly from you 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.

Projected Digital Images  Competitions 2018/19

Round 1: 9th October 2018: Judge - Naomi Saul      

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     

Round 4: 5th February 2019:  Judge - Richard Burn LRPS       

Digital Triptych Comp. Judge - David Steel DPAGB
12th March 2019                                                                 

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 5 Intermediate Top 10 After Round 5
Posn Name Images entered Total Posn Name Images entered Total
1 Derek Howes 6 57.5 1 Steve Ball 9 77
2 Robert Bannister 6 56.5 2 David Cross 9 76
3 Robert Macdonald 6 55.5 3 Mary Battye 9 75.5
4 Marny Macdonald 6 54.5 4 Chrissie Alexander 9 75
4 Lynn Rix 6 54.5 4 Jan Cross 9 75
6 Robert Farrow 6 53 4 Andrew Smith 9 75
7 Lynn Mash 6 51.5 7 Alison Pangbourne 9 74.5
7 Mary Brace 6 51.5 8 Nesta James 9 73.5
7 Jennifer Brett 6 51.5 9 Eric Dew 9 73
7 Graham Brace 6 51.5 10 Nair Jones 9 71.5
        10 Jeff Scott 9 71.5

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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



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