Internal Projected Digital Image (PDI) Competitions


Images must be submitted to the P.D.I. Secretary and copied to the Webmaster by no later than the Thursday prior to the date of the competition.

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 guides below for whatever software you are using:

 Producing Images for Digital Projection using Photoshop

 Producing Images for Digital Projection using Photoshop Elements

 Producing Images for Digital Projection using Lightroom

Members are permitted to submit two images in each round.



The Essex Challenge Trophy (Images must have been photographed in Essex) where each member can submit two images, otherwise submit as you would for all other PDI competitions.

Projected Digital Images  Competitions 2017/18

Round 1: 26th September 2017: Judge - Howard King        

Round 2: 24th October 2017: Judge - Naomi Saul           

21st November 2017                                                             
Essex Challenge Trophy
Judge - Sue Dobson

Round 3: 20th February 2018:  Judge - Harold Mousley      

Top Adv.

Top Inter.

Individual Scores

6th March 2018                                                                                              
Digital Triptych Comp. Judge - Tom Peck

 Open Competition
Individual Awards

Round 4: 10th April 2018:  Judge - Ken Payne               

Top Adv.

Top Inter.

Individual Scores

1st May 2018                                                                                               
Street Phtography. Informal Evening.

Members show and discuss PDI images taken for this year's project.

9th May 2017                                                                                                         
Image of the Year Comp. Judge - David Steel DPAGB

 Open Competition
Individual Awards

Top Ten

Advance Top 10 after Round 2
1 Derek Howes 39
2 David Blackwell 38
3 Aysu Bilgic 37.5
4 Robert Macdonald 37
5 Robert Bannister 36.5
5 Peter Howard 35.5
7 Geoff Jackson 35
7 Martin Heathcote 35
9 Marny Macdonald 33.5
10 Robert Farrow 33.5
Intermediate Top 10 after Round 2
1 Jan Cross 36.5
1 Jennifer Brett 36.5
1 Ben Heather 36.5
4 Steve Ball 35
5 Mary Battye 34.5
6 Nesta James 34
7 Andrew Smith 33.5
7 David Cross 33.5
9 Piers R. Williams 32
10 Ken Wallace 31.5

Internal Digital Comp Dates

Here you will find a downloadable version of next seasons programme or use the "What's On" tab to find out whats on and when.

 7.15pm - 20th February 2018

 Competition No. 3

 Judge: Harold Mousley

 7.30pm - 6th March 2018

 Triptych Competition

 Judge: Tom Peck

 7.15pm- 10th April 2018

 Competition No. 4

 Judge: Ken Payne


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