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Open to all Photography Competition

Entries are invited from everyone who is interested in photography.

  • Monochrome - Whether they be portraits, landscapes, abstract, wildlife or any other subject matter this competition is open to all aspects of photography in a monochrome style
  • Focus on Nature - From tiny creatures to the largest mammals and all fauna & flora.
  • Journey - From the site and scenes that you come across on the road. .
  • Cute Pets - Whether its dogs playing in the park, cats cuddling, or any activity where the animal has a cute expression, we are looking forward to seeing your entries


Latest Photographic News

  • MindShift Gears New rotation180 Trail Backpack
  • Hasselblad announces WiFi enabled H5D50c camera
  • Canon developing new concept photo storage device
  • Uncompromising power The Canon PowerShot G7 X
  • The new EOS 7D Mark II built for speed
  • Win a Photographic Trip of a Lifetime to Iceland with XRite
  • The New ZEISS Distagon T 1435 ZM for Professional Reportage Photography
  • Climb it trek it shoot it with the new Lowepro Pro Trekker Series
  • Lowepro Goes Hardside with new all terrain cases
  • Nikon Presents Robo Trumble a film by John Wright


Can You Afford Not to Attend The Digital Imaging Show in Birmingham?

Remember these dates - 4th - 6th October 2014 at Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel.

You can attend the trade show free of charge. The Masterclasses are open to members and non-members alike.

This show is the perfect opportunity to catch up with the latest products and services from the trade and gain education from a series of talks.

For all information regarding exhibitors, speakers and ticket information please see the website

We look forward to seeing you there. Twitter @dig_img_show

If you join the Societies today for £99, you will receive a complimentary Masterclass Ticket to The Digital Imaging Show in Birmingham worth £60.

To join The Societies and take advantage of this offer please use the link below


A great opportunity to have help from leading practitioners in the photographic industry.

We have many benefits of membership, one of these being our invaluable ‘Mentor Me’ program through which you receive a one to one appraisal of your work and advice for progression. Once you are a member, all reports include recommendations for participation in training programmes pertinent to your professional development and it doesn’t just stop at reaching your Licentiateship. In fact, that is only the beginning on a journey of life. A great opportunity to have help from leading practitioners in the photographic industry.

Why struggle when help is at hand? Our Mentoring team are here to give you first class advice on your imagery and help you to create the very best images for your clients and lead to qualifications.

Members are requested to complete our online form for mentoring. Once completed you will be directed to our MailBigFile upload facility, this will substantially speed up uploads for our members.
  • Remember to save the files as jpgs
  • Number 01 - 20
  • 2000 pixels on the longest side
  • Create a contact sheet with all 20 images
  • Compress all the files into one zip folder
  • Please then rename the zip file
  • YourName_MembershipNumber_qualification/mentoring
    i.e John_Jones_12345_mentoring.zip


The Societies', 6 Bath St, Rhyl, LL18 3EB - 01745 356935