2018 sees the fourth Winchester National Exhibition – an exhibition of digital photographic Images.
The exhibition is organised by Winchester Photographic Society and is affiliated to British Photographic Exhibitions (BPE), thereby allowing photographers to gain BPE Crowns for any acceptances.
Winchester National Exhibition 2018 is open to any photographer, amateur or professional, who is resident in the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, or BFPO addresses. Entries into any of five classes can be submitted in May and June and the resulting exhibition will be shown in September 2018.
Entries will open on the 1st May 2018.
To Enter the 2018 Exhibition, click on the button between the 1st May to 30th June 2018
The link will not be active outside of these dates.
|Key Dates||Entry Submission Period||
1st May to 30th June 2018
|Results announced||End of July 2018|
||A colour catalogue will be made available as a downloadable PDF document on the society’s website|
|Presentation & Awards Evening||September 2018, Performance Hall, Winchester Discovery Centre|
|Online viewing of exhibition||September to December 2018 via Winchester Photographic Society website|
|Judges||Glyn Edmunds EPSA EFIAP/g DPAGB
John Chamberlin FRPS MFIAP FBPE
Roger Hance FRPS AFIAP BPE5*
|Classes||There are five classes and you may enter up to three images in each, but no more than ten images in total.|
|People||Individuals or groups, showing character, behaviour or customs, or making social comment. Travel and street photography may be included|
|Scapes||Land, sea or urban views. People or animals may be included but should not form the main subject of the image|
|Creative||Any subject, including abstract images abstract and ‘altered reality’ images|
|Nature||Depiction of all branches of natural history as defined in the common FIAP/PSA/RPS Nature Definition, January 2015 (outlined in full in the Rules of Entry)|
|Pictorial||Images on any subject and of any style will be judged on pictorial merit (i.e. the use of the photographic medium as an art form). The emphasis is on interest, visual impact, composition and technical excellence. Images may be manipulated in camera or on the computer, but ‘altered reality’ images that have been visibly manipulated should be submitted in the Creative section.|
£1.50 per image; minimum fee of £6.00
Payment via Paypal at the time of submission, or cheque payable to Winchester Photographic Society and sent to
The Treasurer, Winchester Photographic Society, 17 Gillingham Close, Kings Worthy, Winchester, SO23 7RL