09/06/2023 - 05:35

Competition Rules

Competition Entry Rules 

Up to two images may be submitted per competition.

Images for the Opening and Closing Shots need to have been taken within the previous 12 months.

There is no ‘taken by’ time limit for the other competitions. However, it is hoped that members will consider taking new images for the competitions and members presentations.

Entries that do not receive a placed award in a competition may be entered again in another future competition.



Can be of any size but MUST be presented on 50cm x 40cm mounting board and should be fully backed to avoid damaging other prints when in transit.. Mount boards will be available at a reduced price from the Competition Secretary.

The print mount MUST carry, on the back, the author’s unique membership number, the title of the image, and the word TOP (if required) to indicate orientation

PDI (Projected Digital Image) 

Must be within the maximum range of 1600 pixels wide and 1200 pixels high (Landscape) Portrait Orientation maximum Ht 1200

All PDI’s to be submitted via PhotoEntry. In SRGB colour profile at 300 PPI if possible. For print competitions a PDI of the print must also be submitted via PhotoEntry. Wet Print entries may submit a digital phone image.

Photo Entry

We will be using the Photo Entry system to submit images. https://compent.photoentry.uk/compent/

Once logged in:-

Under USER: MAIN MENU there are two headings:-

‘Competition Season 2022/23’ and ‘Workshop Presentations’

Click on the relevant heading and submit your images to the correct competition or workshop at any time. You may delete and change your entries up to the closing date.

The clubs competition secretary can be contacted at tpc.competitions@gmail.com

POTY (Photographer of the Year) – There are 7 externally judged competitions; the top ten scores will be totalled for the POTY award.