2020-21 Season External Competitions Secretary Update

2020-21 Season External Competitions

Two Medal Winners for Woodley Photographic Club

John Scotten and Chris Drew were medal winners at this year’s Chiltern Association of Camera Club’s (CACC) annual ‘Chiltern Hundreds’ Competition. John won the silver medal for his ‘At Rest’ (left) and Chris won the bronze medal for his ‘Cell Count’ (right). Woodley’s overall score of 340 points from the 15 images submitted gained the Club an excellent 5th Place out of 14 in the Projected Digital Image Club Competition. The overall competition was won by Oxford Photographic Society

Woodley Photographic Club Finishes on a High

The Club finished the 2019-20 external competition season on a high; finishing 2nd in the annual ‘Five Clubs Competition’, losing to Maidenhead Camera Club, and 4th out of 11 Clubs in the CACC’s Rosebowl Competition, only 5 points behind the wining club, Watford Camera Club. This was followed by a 2nd place in the Joint Photographic Clubs of Reading (JPCR) after drawing for 1st place with Wallingford Photographic Club but losing out on a countback of high scoring images. Woodley’s high scoring images across competitions included (left to right): ‘Weddell Seal on Ice flow, Antarctica’ by Tony King; ‘Great Crested Grebe with Perch’ by David O’Neill and ‘Struggling Home’ by Roger McCallum.

Woodley Enters First Phone Photography Competition

Seven of Woodley’s members entered the CACC’s first phone photography competition held alongside the Rosebowl final. High scoring images included (left to right); Keith Stoneman’s ‘Covid Commute’, Ian Butterick’s ‘Sunburst’ and Nigel Hoult’s ‘Deep Freeze’

Bob Collis, External Competitions Secretary, May 2021