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Honours received by members

SUCCESS at the Smethwick international Exhibition of Photography FOR PAGB GROUP. TWO GOLD MEDALS AND a PSA RIBBON awarded to GROUP MEMBERS

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Sheila Tester’s Print ‘Mycena Nargan‘ which won a Gold Medal

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Ann McDonald’s Print ‘Catch Anything?‘ which won a Gold Medal

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John Howes’ Print ‘Evacuees‘ which won a PSA Ribbon

PAGB Group members have had another great result at The Smethwick International Exhibition of Photography. Sheila Tester won a Gold Medal for her Nature print ‘Mycena Nargan. Ann McDonald won a Gold Medal for her Monochrome print ‘Catch Anything?’ and John Howes won a PSA Ribbon for his Colour print ‘Evacuees’.

In addition group members had a total of 29 acceptances between them. The following members had images accepted at the exhibition.

Lorna Brown (2)

Mike Davison (4)

Frank Adams (3)

John Howes (5)

Peter Rocchiccioli (3)

Sheila Tester (4)

Sue Nash (1)

Ann McDonald (7)

Congratulations to everyone!

RECENT ACCEPTANCES AND AWARDS

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Contemplation which won Keith  Sawyer a Gold Medal

KEITH SAWYER
Oklahoma international 3 acceptances
India Golden Circuit 9 acceptances
Point and Shoot india 2  acceptances + Gold Medal
ANN MCDONALD
Camera Obscura Circuit 15 acceptances
Bohemian Salon 6 acceptances + FIAP Bronze Medal + CFFU Bronze Medal
India Golden Circuit 22 acceptances
Ukrainian Photo Awards 4 acceptances + FIAP Gold Medal
Art Dunes Salon 8 acceptances + HM
 Tallaght Salon  7 Acceptances
MIKE DAVISON
Tallaght Salon 3 Acceptances + FIAP Ribbon
Welsh Salon

PESGSPC Salon

3 Acceptances

1 Acceptance

 

IMAGES SELECTED FOR THE INTER-CLUB COMPETITIONS 2016-2017 SEASON

 

Southern Counties Federation  (SCPF)

PDI LEAGUE

 
The Bureaucrat Lorna Brown
Guardian of Mother Russia Mike Davison
This is my Home Peter Rocchiccioli
There is more Action up There Peter Rocchiccioli
Aglais Urticae Ross Laney
Red Grouse in long Grass Sheila   Tester
Church at Vik Sheila   Tester
The Woodshed Supervisor Ann McDonald

 

SCPF PRINT LEAGUE  
A Group of Mycena with Spider Sheila Tester
The Family Heirloom George Atkins
Memento Mori Lorna Brown
I’ve had Enough Mike Davison
The Five Chairs Peter Rocchiccioli
Waiting Ross Laney
The Midas Touch (Tortoiseshell) Ross Laney
The Sawmill Foreman Ann McDonald

 

SCPF PDI EXHIBITION  
Feeding Frenzy Janey Devine
Through the Doorways Ann McDonald
Lying Mirror John Larry
Secrets Mike Davison
Mada Saini outside his Home Peter Rocchiccioli
Black Veined White Ross Laney
A Group of Mycena with Spider Sheila   Tester
The Jetty Sheila   Tester

 

SCPF PRINT EXHIBITION  
Damselflies Mating David Harris
Palouse Contours Glyn Edmunds
A Distance from Now Lorna Brown
The Indian Grandfather Peter Rocchiccioli
Mycena Nargan Sheila Tester
Boy on the Steps Ann McDonald

 

REGNUM PRINT COMPETITION  
West Bay Andy Dulson
A Place to Sit Lynne Owen
Rising Mist over Jasna Lake Mike Hancock
It is only a Game Mike Hancock
Descending Leopard Stephen Tattersall
Indian Old Man John Howes
Tail Pecking Gannets Ann McDonald
Streets of London Stephen Tattersall

 

Sussex Federation  Championships 

PDI OPEN

Weymouth Fishing Floats David Donati
Illuminated Dome Jean Henwood
Wild Party Lynne Owen
Godwits at Pagham Stephen Tattersall
The Mosque at Night Sue Nash
Scooter Rally Tony Street
Sussex Federation  Championship

PDI DEVELOPERS

Two’s Company Frank Sandbach
Misty Morning Justin Hadley
Carla Paul William
Hovering Phillip Acland
The Listener Sarah Nichol
Windswept Sue Watts

 

PAGB PRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS Ellesmere Port
The Trevose Head Lighthouse George Atkins
Botallack Tin Mine George Atkins
The Family Heirloom George Atkins
Tracey 3/2/9 Glyn Edmunds
Three Sighted Mice Jean Brooks
The Bureaucrat Lorna Brown
Man with Brolly Mike Davison
Long Walk Home Pete Bamforth
Madi Saini outside his Home Peter Rocchiccioli
There is more Action up There Peter Rocchiccioli
Red Grouse in Long Grass Sheila Tester
A Group of Mycena with Spider Sheila Tester
PLATE ROUND
Long Walk Home Pete Bamforth
Made Saini outside his Home Peter Rocchiccioli
Travoise Head Lighthouse George Atkins
Church at Vik Sheila Tester
The Midas Touch Ross Laney

 

Recent Acceptances and Awards

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Creative Silver Award winning image Angel by Keith Sawyer

Congratulations to Keith Sawyer who has achieved the following Salon Acceptances and Awards during the Summer.

Exhibition/Salon Acceptances/Awards
KEITH SAWYER
Arctic (Norway) 1
Avant-Garde (India) 4
Varna (Bulgaria) 1
Photographic Society of New York 1
Purulia (India) 1
Midland Salon 2
Indian Photo Art Circuit (3 salons) 11
Beyond Group 1
Photographic Society of America 1 +   Creative Silver Award
Welsh International Salon 3
Photographic Salon Society of New York 3
Bundoran (Ireland) 4
Sydney 2

 

Recent Acceptances at British Salons

Sheila Tester                                                                                                                             154th Edinburgh Exhibition of Photography                 3 Acceptances

Ann McDonald                                                                                                                 London Salon of Photography 2016                                    2 Acceptances

The above two salons accept only 200 prints out of a submission of many thousands so congratulations to both on on having their images accepted and shown in these prestigious photography exhibitions.

FIAP DISTINCTION SUCCESSES FOR THE PAGB GROUP!

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I am delighted to announce that I’ve just heard from Dave Coates that ALL the applications for FIAP Distinctions have been successful. Congratulations to the following PAGB Group members who have gained their distinctions.

George Atkins  AFIAP
Sheila Tester  AFIAP
Lorna Brown  AFIAP
John Howes  AFIAP
Peter Rocchiccioli  EFIAP
Ann McDonald  EFIAP

Congratulations too to the following club members who were also awarded distinctions.

Margret Preece AFIAP                                                                                             John Larry EFIAP/platinum

In addition we would like to congratulate John Larry EFIAP/p on achieving his 2000th acceptance in International Salons.

 Very well done to everyone for a terrific result!

 

Sheila Tester DPAGB wins the Champagne in the Salon Competition!

Congratulations to Sheila Tester DPAGB who won this season’s International Salon Competition, organised by the PAGB Group. In the course of this year she has had many acceptances from the Salons and has won many awards. She was presented with a bottle of Champagne at the club on the evening of the 2nd June.

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Sheila being presented with her Champagne by Ann McDonald, leader of the PAGB Group.

Several other members of the PAGB Group have had great success in the Salons this year with numerous acceptances and awards between them.  The PAGB Group will run another competition in the coming season. Details will follow in due course.