Category: Competitions

Margaret Coull Trophy Wednesday 3rd March 2021

  • Lonely-Iris-Nicola-Shepherd
  • Robin-Nicola-Shepherd
  • Tree-Creeper
  • Weevil-on-Strawberry
  • Fight-Club-by-Chris-Reekie

Congratulations to Chris Reekie on winning this years Margaret Coull Trophy with his picture “Fight Club”. This year the competition was judged by Stan Farrow FRPS who commented on the varied content and high standard of entries. The following images were highly commended.


4th Internal Competition 2021

  • Dream-of-Flying-Mathew-Schwartz
  • Faded-Peony-Helen-Willis
  • Misty-Tree-Joan-Riddell
  • Our-Wullie-Frank-Riddell
  • Ready-For-Take-off-Chris-Reekie
  • The-Red-Shed-Alison-Smith

Congratulations to the winners of our fourth Internal Competition for the season which was judged on zoom by John Alexander from Dundee Photographic Society. Colour Images:1st Place: “Dream Of Flying by Mathew Schwartz2nd Place: “The Red Shed” by Alison Smith 3rd Place: “Ready for Take-off” by Chris Reekie Mono Images:1st Place: “Our Wullie” by Frank […]


Winners: 3rd Internal Competition

  • Rush-Hour-Millenium-Bridge-1600.
  • A-Perch-in-theh-Rain-Philip-Zamrej-Graham
  • Marine-Parade-Walk-Mathew-Schwartz
  • Morning-News-Paris-John-Drummond
  • Only-One-Coffee-Frank-Riddell
  • Staying-Warm-Chris-Reekie Staying Warm by Chris Reekie

Congratulations to the winners of our third Internal Competition for the season which was judged on zoom by Ken Scott ARPS. Colour Images:1st Place: “Staying Warm” by Chris Reekie2nd Place: “Rush Hour, Millennium Bridge” by Nicola Shepherd3rd Place: “Morning News, Paris” by John Drummond Mono Images:1st Place: “Only One Coffee” by Frank Riddell2nd Place: “Marine […]


Winners: 2nd Internal Competition

  • A-Bowl-of-Stones-Stan-Farrow
  • Centerpiece-Stan-Farrow-
  • 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 […]


Winners: 1st Internal Competition

  • Bill-of-Sale-Stan-Farrow Bill Of Sale” by Stan Farrow
  • Goggenheim-Mike-Wragg “Goggenheim” by Mike Wragg
  • Lockdown-Stan-Farrow Lockdown by Stan Farrow
  • Manitoba-Message-Stan-Farrow “Manitoba Message” by Stan Farrow
  • Strawberry-Bank-Mathew-Schwartz “Strawberry Bank” by Mathew Schwartz
  • Where-are-You-Alison-Donald “Where are you?” by Alison Donald

Congratulations to the winners of our first internal competition for the 2020–2021 season, expertly judged (virtually, natch) by Malcolm McBeath. Colour images: 3rd place: “Bill Of Sale” by Stan Farrow2nd place: “Where are you?” by Alison Donald1st place: “Lockdown” by Stan Farrow Mono images: 3rd place: “Manitoba Message” by Stan Farrow2nd place: “Goggenheim” by Mike […]


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 […]


Speaker – Neil Barr From There to Here


“From There to Here” was the title of the presentation made to members on the 19th February when award winning landscape photographer Neil Barr provided members with an extensive look at his work from the last six years spent exploring and photographing the Scottish Landscape. Having only taken up landscape photography in 2014 as an […]


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, […]