The Davy Hall Memorial Trophy Closing date 7 May 2019 (TBC). This competition is for Landscape and Seascape prints only. Further details to follow.
Northern Ireland Photographic Association (NIPA) Interclub Competition
Members can submit up to four colour and up to four mono prints plus up to four PDI's per round. Prints should be on mounts of 30cm x 40cm, or smaller. PDI's must be in jpeg form, sRGB colour space with a maximum width of 1600 pixels and a maximum height of 1200 pixels.
Novice Definition At the end of the 2015/16 season the Competitions Committee completed a review of the 'Novice Definition'. The updated definition has been approved by NIPA Council, and has been incorporated into the updated Competition Rules.
Workshop Images To ensure fair and level playing field in all Competitions, the Competitions Committee suggests that the use of images taken at paid workshops (portrait, landscape or natural history), where the resulting image does not represent the author's skill level, should be discouraged.
2018 / 19 Club Deadlines for entries:
Round 1 (Open): 2 October Round 2 (Open): 30 October Round 3 (Themed - Image inspired by a book or song title): 11 December Round 4 (Open); 22 January Round 5 (Themed - Photojournalism); 12 February
Inter-Regional Wildlife Competition.
This Wildlife only competition will be between the Northern Ireland Photographic Association (NIPA) and the Irish Photographic Federation (IPF). The definition of Wildlife will be as per FIAP rules. While this is competition between the respective Nature Groups, the entry will be an individual one, with no selection process. The competition will be hosted by alternative organisations, with the IPF hosting the first one in November 2018. NIPA will host it in 2019. It is a PDI only competition. In Summary:
This will be an annual competition hosted by alternative organisations.