Category: Competitions

4th Internal Competition Results

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  • 3502_A-Rose-in-the-Shieling
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  • 3002_The-Rosary-and-Key
  • 3119_Dundee-VandA_m
  • 3204_Old-Faithfull

This week the Society held the last of their 4 Internal Competitions. As the competitions this year have had to be held online we have been able to secure the services of judges from much further afield. This time the Society had the pleasure of welcoming the entertaining Gareth Martin from Aberfan South Wales who […]


3 Way Competition – 9th February 2022

  • Winter Wonderland by Richard Bowden
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The Society meeting on 9th February took the form of participation in the annual Three WayPhotographic battle between Cupar Camera Club, Kinross Camera Club and St Andrews Photographic Society. This well attended event was held on Zoom with the forty five images selected and submitted bythe three clubs were judged by Terry Hewitt from Stockport.The […]


SPF Interim Digital Championship Sunday 21st February 2021

  • Best-Creative-Image-Award
  • Best-Landscape-Image

I am delighted to report that St Andrews PS has had it’s best result ever in the SPF Digital Championship. In the Interim Digital Championship this afternoon we came 2nd overall in the Ian Bowie trophy with 294 points, Dumfries CC were 1st with 298 points. 36 clubs across Scotland competed and six out of […]


Annual Exhibition 2021 – Winners

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  • 26One-Careful-Lady-Owner
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  • 02_Grassy-Beach-Collection Grassy Beach Collection - Stan Farrow

The Societies Annual Exhibition 2021 was not a mounted print exhibition in Holy Trinity Church which would be available for public viewing but once again a digital competition as a result of the current Covid 19 restrictions. The event took place on Zoom on Wednesday 6th October and was attended by some twenty four Society […]


Winners: 2nd Internal Competition

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  • Florence-Back-Streets-Philip-Graham
  • Migration-Stan-Farrow
  • Peony-Helen-Willis Peony by Helen Willis
  • Puffin-In-The-Rain-Nicola-Shepherd

Congratulations to the winners of our second Internal Competition for the season which was judged on zoom by Doug Brendt, Past President of Edinburgh Photographic Society. Colour Images:1st Place: “Peony” by Helen Willis2nd Place: “Migration” by Stan Farrow3rd Place: “Puffin in The Rain” by Nicola Shepherd Mono Images:1st Place: “A Bowl of Pebbles” by Stan […]


Margaret Coull Trophy


Congratulations to Richard Bowden on winning the inaugural Margaret Coull Trophy with his picture “High Tea”. The competition was judged by Richard Cormack EFIAP DPAGB who himself is an accomplished photographer, holder of several awards for his photography and former Scottish Photographic Federation judge. As a long standing friend of Margaret Coull he felt the […]


4th Internal Competition Winners

  • Full Moon at Skogafoss - Alison Smith
  • Skylight - John Drummond
  • Geminid Over Kirkfell - Alison Smith
  • The Orkney Chair - Stan Farrow
  • Dun Carloway Broch - Helen Willis
  • Dusky Down - Stan Farrow
  • Apple Still Life - Helen Willis
  • All Ears - Chris Reekie
  • Ready For Trimming. A Garden Momento - Stan Farrow

This week the clubs 4th Internal Competition was judged by Gordon Scott. PDI Winners – 1st Alison Smith with ” Geminid over Kirkfell”. 2nd John Drummond with “Skylight”. 3rd Alison Smith with “Full moon at Skogafoss” Mono Prints – 1st Stan Farrow with “Dusky Down” 2nd Helen Willis with “Dun Carloway Broch” 3rd Stan Farrow […]


3rd Internal Competition Winners

  • Autumn-Shades Autumn Shades - Philip Graham
  • Milan Milan - Mathew Schwartz
  • Reflections Reflections - John Drummond
  • Ancestors-of-Rome Ancestors of Rome - Frank Riddell
  • Dundee-Train-in-Haar Dundee Train in Haar - Mathew Schwartz
  • Ships-Time Ships Time - Stan Farrow
  • Pink-Ranunculus Pink Ranunculus - Helen Willis
  • Soho George - Mathew Schwartz
  • Nautilus-Remembered Nautilus Remembered - Stan Farrow

This week was our 3rd internal competition which was judged by Shahbaz Majeed a member of the Dundee Photographic Society. Shahbaz is a well published photographer taking some of his shots from a helicopter, he does not use drones. One of his images of the Forth Railway Bridge features on the Clydesdale Bank polymer £5 […]


SPF Digital Championship 2019

  • Awaiting Classification - Nicola Shepherd

The Scottish Photographic Federation (SPF) Digital Championship was held in Stirling on Sunday 17th November where St Andrews Photographic Society achieved a fantastic result, finishing joint 4th alongside Carluke CC in the competition. In total 28 clubs from across Scotland were competing on the day. Dumfries Camera Club finished 1st, Ayr Photographic Society 2nd and Eastwood […]


More success for St Andrews Photographers at Edinburgh International Salon 2019

  • Memento Mori Memento Mori - Stan Farrow
  • Muscari Muscari - Stan Farrow
  • Survival Survival - Stan Farrow
  • The Ravens Passing The Raven's Passing - Stan Farrow
  • Fleur
  • Still Life

Edinburgh International Salon is one of the most highly regarded international exhibitions in the UK, typically attracting around 3000 entries from all around the world. This salon has been in existence for over 150 years and during that time has built a strong reputation. A print only exhibition they only accept what they can display, […]