John Hughes, Chairman of Kilkenny Photographic Sociey, presenting members who had success in the recent in-house and national competitions with their medals and certificates. Photos courtesy of Mark Desmond Photography
The winners of the CREATIVE competition were announced last night. This was a projected competition and it was judged by Vivian Buckley AIPF, AFIAP who is a member of the Mallow Camera Club. You can see her work on http://www.vivbuckley.com
Well done to the winners and to all those who entered the competition.
We also had the presentation of medals to the KPS members who were successful in the recent SACC Regional Round of the “Photographer of the Year” competition. Their winning entries will go forward to the National Photographer of the Year Competition that will be held on the 17th & 18th February 2018. The following are the member who were awarded medals and honourable mentions.
Great news for Kilkenny Photographic Society from the SACC round of the Photographer of the Year Competition. Seamus Costello was awarded “The Seamus Scullane Trophy” for the IPF Photographer of the Year. He was also awarded a Gold Medal in the Colour Print Themed (Advanced). He also received a Gold Medal in the Mono Print (Advanced).
Derville Conroy was awarded a Bronze Medal in the Mono Print Open (Advanced.)
Denis O’Reilly was awarded a Gold Medal in the Projected Open (non-advanced). Denis was also awarded an Honourable Mention in the Projected Open (Intermediate).
Dieter Rowe Setz was awarded a Bronze Medal in the Projected Open (non-advanced.) Dieter was also awarded an Honourable Mention in the Projected Open (Intermediate). There were lots of compliments from other clubs. It has been a great year for Kilkenny Photographic Society. Well done to all!!
Please note that the closing date for this competition is 30th November and not the 18th of November as per the previous post.
The SACC qualifying round of the IPF Photographer of the Year Competition 2018 will be held on Sunday, 3rd December in the Horse and Jockey Hotel, Tipperary. The closing date for entries is 18th November. This competition is open to all individual members of SACC affiliated clubs and is the Southern Regional Round of the IPF Photographer of the Year Competition 2018. Entry details and themes are on the IPF website – http://www.irishphoto.ie