Competitions

Print and PDI of the Year 2017

03/05/17

Congratulations to Richard for winning the Print of the Year and Jayne for winning the PDI of the Year. ...more

Clark Trophy 2017

26/04/17

Congratulations to Reg for winning the trophy this year in a very close contest. ...more

Castle Cameras Cup 2016/17: Round 3 Summary

05/04/17

Congratulations to Peter on retaining the Castle Cameras Cup. And also to Emily for winning on the night for the first time. ...more

SAPA League Battle vs Kinson CC

06/02/17

Congratulations again to everyone on a really good win against Kinson in both the prints and the PDI's. We are now in the SAPA League Final in both the prints and PDI's. It is being held at Dorset Light on Wednesday 29th March 2017. ...more

SAPA League Battle vs Wimborne

19/10/16

Congratulations to everyone on a really good win against Wimborne in both the prints and the PDI's. Our next Battle is against Kinson (at Pelhams) on 6th February 2017. ...more

SAPA All vs All Print

17/10/16

We had a really good result in the SAPA All vs All Print competition held at Bournemouth Electric. We came 3rd equal with Dorset Light on 53.5 marks. 2nd were Wareham with 54.5 and first were Fordingbridge with 56.5. ...more

John Diffey Trophy 2017: Summary

24/08/16

Well done Stan. And with a perfect score. ...more

PAGB Inter Club National Final

16/07/16

After successfully winning the Southern Counties area we participated in the United Kingdom PAGB finals held at the University of Warwick. It was quite an occasion with clubs coming from all parts of the UK to take part. We did not disgrace ourselves coming 36th and have learnt a great deal from the experience. Well done to everyone in the club on such a marvellous achievement.

Ladies vs Gents

13/07/16

Well done to the "Ladies" for winning back the Stella Casserly Cup and to Emily Endean the successful captain.

Clark Trophy 2016

27/04/16

Congratulations to Jayne for winning the trophy for the first time this year. ...more

SAPA Print and PDI of the Year

11/04/16

Congratulations to Dee Maddams for coming third in the Print section with her print "Fishing Reflection". A member from Ringwood won the Print of the Year and the PDI of the Year was won by a member from Wimborne.

Castle Cameras Cup 2015/16: Round 3 Summary

06/04/16

Congratulations to Peter on winning the Castle Cameras Cup for the first time. And also to George for winning on the night for the first time. ...more

SCPF Championship 2016

20/03/16

We entered the PDI section of the Southern Counties Photographic Federation Championship for the first time and WON! We were competing against 28 other clubs from the whole of the southern area. Southampton came second and Chichester third. Well done everyone.
Congratulations also to Brian Wadie who received the Judges Gold Medal for "The New Baby" and Reg Clark who was awarded the Bronze Medal for "Gone With the Wind". To see the article in the Bournemouth Echo click HERE ...more

Friendly Competition against Shaftesbury Camera Club

24/02/16

We had a friendly PDI competition against Shaftesbury Camera Club with each club submitting 24 images. We entered 24 images from 24 different authors and we had an extremely enjoyable evening. The final result was Shaftesbury 206, Boscombe 201 ...more

SAPA League Battles: 2015/16

09/02/16

In the Battle with Wareham we lost in both the Print and PDI sections. Wareham go through to the final in Prints and Fordingbridge on PDI's (we lost out on count back). ...more

Nicola Hutchinson Cup 2016

13/01/16

Congratulations to Keith Boyde on winning the cup this year with his print "The Viewpoint". ...more

Digital Drain 2015/16: Summary

18/11/15

Congratulations to Stan Maddams on becoming the Drain champion this year. ...more

SAPA League Battles: 2015/16

21/10/15

In the Battle with Fordingbridge we won the PDI section and lost in the print section. We now look forward to our Battle with Wareham early next year.
Well done to everyone as 10 different members contributed in the print section and 10 different members in the PDI section (out of 12 entries). ...more

AV Competition 2015

14/10/15

Well down to Reg Clark on winning the Digital Group's AV competition. Brian Wadie was second, Graham Fox third and Dee Maddams fourth.

John Diffey Trophy 2016: Summary

26/08/15

Well done Dee on winning the John Diffey. ...more

Ladies vs Gents

15/07/15

Well done to the "Gents" for retaining the Stella Casserly Cup and to Richard Wills, the successful captain.

PAGB Exhibition 2015

06/07/15

Well done to Stan Maddams and Reg Clark. They have both had entries accepted by the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) for their 2015 Exhibition (this is the organisation that co-ordinates the photographic clubs of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland).

We believe that this is the first time a member has been selected for this exhibition - and to have two in the same year.

Clark Trophy 2015

29/04/15

What a stunning competition! Well down to Reg Clark on winning and many thanks to Stan Robinson for judging. ...more

SAPA Print and PDI of the Year 2015

08/04/15

Well done to Colin for receiving a Highly Commended in the print section for Power. And to Stan for coming third in the PDI section with Feed me ... Right Now!

Castle Cameras Cup 2014/15: Round 3 Summary

08/04/15

Congratulations to Brian on winning an extremely close competition. ...more

SAPA League Battle Final 2014/15

24/03/15

We did really well in the final winning the PDI section with 80.5 points. Blandford came second with 76 and Bournemouth Electric third with 74.5.

The print section was won by Ringwood (who we lost to in a tie break) with Wareham second and Bournemouth Electric third.

Southern Counties Photographic Federation PDI League 2015

11/03/15

Great news. We have won the SCPF PDI League 3 by 10 points and are going to be promoted to League 2 next season. We have now won our league for the last 5 years and have been promoted from League 7 to League 2. Well done to everyone in the club as it is an amazing achievement.

SAPA All vs All PDI

04/03/15

We won the competition by half a mark - well done everyone. We had 51.5, Blandford were second with 51 and Bournemouth Electric, Ringwood and Wareham third with 48. Last year we came 5th.

PIDDI Cup 2015: Round 3 Summary

04/03/15

Congratulations Brian on winning the 2015 PIDDI Cup in a very high standard competition. ...more

SAPA All vs All: Print

18/02/15

Great result in the SAPA All vs All Print competition when we came 2 on 53.5 points. Well done to Wareham who came first with 54.5 points. Getting closer to the top spot - we came second equal last year! ...more

Friendly Competition against Shaftesbury Camera Club

12/02/15

We had a friendly PDI competition at Shaftesbury Camera Club with each club submitting 24 images. We were made very welcome by our hosts and evening was extremely enjoyable. The final result was Shaftesbury 197, Boscombe 200. ...more

SAPA League Battles: 2014/15

21/01/15

Well done to everyone. We won the print and PDI sections against Fordingbridge (think this could be the first time ever). We have therefore qualified for the PDI league finals. The print section was a tie between three teams and the qualifier will be determined by the tie breaker rules. ...more

Nicola Hutchinson Cup

14/01/15

Congratulations to Graham Fox for winning the competition with his print Hengistbury Head. Second was Ken Hawkins with Waiting for Summer and third Chris Rees with Reflections.
Highly commended was awarded to Peter Thrussell for Guiding Light and A Walk on the Beach, Paulette Robinson for Vintage Treasures, Val Clark for A Selfie to Treasure, Chris Rees for Hanging Out to Dry and Ken Hawkins for Bringing Home the Catch.

Digital Drain 2014/15: Summary

19/11/14

Congratulations to Reg on winning this years "Drain". ...more

AV Competition 2014

16/10/14

Well down to Colin Gogerty on winning the Digital Group's AV competition with his 3MDM entry. Martin Foot came second with Sunrise and Stan Maddams third with Beamish.

Clark Trophy 2014

25/06/14

Well done to Dee on winning the competition this year. ...more

PIDDI Cup 2014: Round 3 Summary

02/04/14

Congratulations to Reg on winning the PIDDI Cup. ...more

SAPA League Battle Final

26/03/14

We did really well in the final coming second in both the print and PDI sections. Wimborne won the prints and Ringwood the PDI's. Reg received a 10 in the print section and Stan Maddams and Reg in the PDI's.

SCPF League 2014

22/03/14

Great news. We have won the SCPF PDI League 4 by 6 points and are going to be promoted to League 3 next season. We have now won our league for the last 4 years and have been promoted from League 7 to League 3. Well done to everyone in the club as it is an amazing achievement.

Click here for SCPF Leagues

SAPA All vs All PDI

06/03/14

Did well at the All v All and came fifth overall. Blandford and Fordingbridge came first equal.
Well done to Stan Maddams for getting a 10.

SAPA League Battles: 2013/14

05/02/14

Well done to everyone for the great results. We have qualified for the league finals in the print and waiting to hear on the PDI's - we tied with Wareham and it has to go to countback. ...more

Nicola Hutchinson Cup

01/01/14

Well done to Paulette Robinson for winning the cup with her print "Happy Together".

Second was Stan Maddams with "Old Timer" and third Chris Rees with "Turkish Teenage Tourists".

SAPA All vs All Print

13/11/13

Great result in the SAPA All vs All Print competition when we came 2= with Parkstone on 50.5 points. Well done to Wimborne who came first with 51.5 points. ...more

AV Competition

16/10/13

Well down to Colin Gogerty on winning the Digital Group's AV competition with his Red Arrows entry and Brian Wadie for coming second with Pretty Woman.

Ladies vs Gents Cup 2013

17/07/13

Congratulations to Jayne and the Ladies team for regaining the Stella Casserley Cup.

Clark Trophy 2013

26/06/13

Congratulations to Stan Maddams. ...more

Boscombe WIN SAPA PDI League Final

27/03/13

Success for Boscombe in the SAPA League Final held at Parkstone. We won the PDI section for the second year running. Well done to everyone for an outstanding success.

SAPA All vs All PDI Competition

07/03/13

The All vs All PDI competition was held at Fordingbridge. We did really well and came 2nd equal (with Blandford) out of 11. Fordingbridge were the winners. Well done to Reg who received a 10.

Boscombe win League 5 of the SPF PDI competition

07/03/13

Well done to all who had images in this competition. Let's give league 4 a fright next year!

SAPA All vs All Print

14/11/12

Great result last night when we came second in the All vs All Print competition with 55 points. Well done to Wimborne who came first with 57 point and also the girls (Dee and Val) who received 10's. ...more

Ladies vs Gents Cup 2012

18/07/12

After a very close competition, the Gents ran out winners. The winning captain, Stan Robinson, was presented with the Stella Casserley Cup.

Print and PDI of the Year 2012

09/05/12

Very many congratulations to Tatiana and Brian for winning the awards. ...more

SAPA League Success

28/03/12

Success for Boscombe in the SAPA League Final. We won the PDI section and came second in the Print section (by half a mark). Scores are in the detail below. Well done to everyone for an outstanding success.

Boscombe win League 6 of the SPA PIDI competition

27/03/12

I've just spotted confirmation on the Southern Photographic Federation that we won league 6 ...more

SAPA All vs All PDI Competition

01/03/12

The All vs All PDI competition was held at Fordingbridge. We did really well and came 3rd out of 12. Fordingbridge were the winners and Blandford came second. Well done to Ken who received a 10.

SAPA League Battles: 2011/12

14/02/12

Boscombe win through to League final of SAPA Prints and PDI's ...more

SAPA All vs All Print Competition

03/10/11

We were placed 5th out of 11 (up from 7th last year). Well done to Dee Maddams and Tatiana Roestenburg who both received 9's.

The competition was won by Fordingbridge.

SAPA Battle Final: 2010/11

23/03/11

Boscombe come 2nd equal in PDI Battle Final ...more

SPF PDI League Results

22/03/11

There were 5 rounds in our Southern Photographic Federation PDI league this year (the same images being judged by 5 different judges).

We won the league with 30 points, Spectrum from Guernsey were second with 26 points and Ringwood third with 25 points.

Well done to the Club for doing so well especially as it was the first time we have entered.

Resizing images for digital competitions

29/10/09

What I was trying to explain last night ...more