Competitions, Trophies and Scoring

PDI 2: Open Subject
10th-24th November 2020
PDI 3: Urban Life
8th-15th December 2020
PDI 4: Bad Weather
5th-12th January 2021
PDI 5: Open BW (toning allowed)
2nd-9th February 2021
PDI 6: Less is more
2nd-9th March 2021

Trophies are won by the photographer gaining the highest total qualifying marks in each competition.
Only the top three marks in each competition entry count.

The Chairman’s Cup

Projected Digital Images
Total of top 3 marks in each of 3 competitions

The John Oliver Cup

Total of top 3 marks in each of 3 competitions

Photographer Of The Year

The photographer gaining the highest total of qualifying points from all the above Competitions

Best Print & Best PDI

The winner of each section.

Best Of The Best

Danny Keane Memorial Trophy
The best PDI or best Print judged as image of the year

Peter Driver Memorial Shield

Winner of the Winlaton Trophy PDI competition

Bill Cook Cup

Winner of the Winlaton Trophy print competition. Because of restricted entry conditions points awarded in these two competitions will not count towards Photographer of the Year.

Marking System

Each picture starts with 5 points for entering competition Judge awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd & any highly commended. Then points added as follows:

  • 5 points for 1st place
  • 4 points for 2nd place
  • 3 points for 3rd place
  • 2 points for highly commended
  • 1 point for all other entries

Note: When 4 pictures are entered into any competition. Only the top 3 marks are counted.

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