Internal Competitions 2020 – 2021

Driffield Photographic Society Internal Club Competitions

Milne Shield and Milne Cup

Entry Due
28th September 2020

Competition
19th October 2020

Description
A print (Milne Cup) and DPI (Milne Shield) competition of 1 round only
Note: For 2020 only, this will be solely a DPI competition with an entry upto 3 images

Subject
1 image ‘Open’, the other set subject ‘Scapes (Land, sea, city)’

For the 2020 competition 1 image to be the set subject “Scapes” and two to be “Open Category i.e. any subject”  Please specify which of the images is classed as the set subject.

Medium
Monochrome or colour prints and digital images

For the 2020 competition, DPIs only

Maximum Entry
Maximum entry of 2 prints and 2 DPIs
Note: For 2020 the entry is a maximum of 3 DPIs

Winner is given to the highest score on an individual print or DPI

2000 Trophy

Entry Due
19th October 2020

Competition
9th November 2020

Description
A competition of 3 prints

Subject
3 Open

Medium
Monochrome or colour prints

Conditions
Fixed entry of 3 prints, monochrome or colour, or a mixture of the 2

Maximum Entry
1 set of 3 prints
Winner is given to the set of prints which receives the highest score

Fun Knock Out Trophy

Entry Due
23rd November 2020

Competition
14th December 2020

Description
A fun competition for monochrome or colour DPIs

Subject
Open

Medium
Monochrome or colour digitally projected images

Conditions
DPIs must never have been in previous DPS competition

Maximum Entry
6 DPIs per entrant (Please state order of preference of images as entries might be reduced if there are too many entries)

Winner is given to the DPI chosen by members on the night

Ringrose Cup

Entry Due
1st February 2021

Competition
22nd February 2021

Description
Each entrant to submit 1 DPI from 5 categories out of 6 categories

Categories
1 Nature
Photographs of non-human living things (animals and plants). Farmyard animals, pet portraits and captive animals may be entered

2 People
Human portraits or human figures

3 Scapes
An outdoor scene of landscape, seascape, cityscape etc

4 Altered images
Manipulation of images, either with the camera at the time of capturing the image, or away from that seen through the viewfinder, to create photographic art

5 Hi Key or Lo Key
Images atken or manipulated outside the normal exposure limits to heighten their photographic appeal

6 Travel
An image taken outside the boundaries of the East Riding of Yorkshire which encapsulates the special nature of the area

Medium
DPIs

Conditions
1 set of 5 images, each of a different category from those listed above

Maximum Entry
1 set of 5 DPI images per entrant

The winner is determined by individual scores being added together and the highest total wins

FRS or Four Related DPIs

Entry Due
22nd February 2021

Competition
8th March 2021

Description
A set of 4 DPI images which relate to each other as a story, a subject or in some other coherent way

Subject
Open

Medium
DPIs

Conditions
4 DPIs displayed as a set

Maximum Entry
1 set f 4 DPIs per member

A mark out of 20 is awarded for the set of images. The way in which the images are related to one another should not be obscure. Careful choice of title may help

Arnold English Cup

Not being run in 2020 / 2021 season

Description
A competition to find the best short AudioVisual presentation

Subject
Open

Medium
DPIs with audio

Condition
An AudioVisual sequence of projected images with musical or recorded spoken soundtrack to last no longer than 6 minutes. The sequence is to run automatically without operator input after the start.

Maximum Entry
One sequence

The winner is the one chosen to be regarded as the best by the judge

Champions Colour & B & W

Entry Due

22nd March (Mono) and 19th April (Colour) 2021

Competition
26h April ( Mono) and 10th May (Colour) 2021

Description
A competition to find the best print and DPI of the season

Subject
Open

Medium
Monochrome & Colour prints and/or DPIs

Conditions
Monochrome prints and DPI’s previously entered in competitions this season are allowed entry in to this competition

Maximum Entry
2 DPIs and 2 prints

The champion is determined by the individual print and/or DPI that achieves the highest score

Jackson Trophy

Entry Due
4th January 2021

Competition
25th January 2021

Description
Each entrant to submit 1 print from 3 categories out of 4 categories

Categories

1 Architecture / Buildings / Structures

2 Monochrome

3 Street Photography

4 Macro

Maximum Entry
One set of three prints, each of a different category from those listed above

Medium
Prints

The winner is determined by individual scores being added together and the highest total wins