In addition to competitions between Club members, team competitions are also held with other Camera Clubs in our area.
Western Area Battle
An annual competition between Penrith, Dumfries, Carlisle, Keswick, Morton, Copeland, West Cumbria and Workington Clubs who, together, make up the Western Area of the Northern Counties Photographic Federation. Six prints and six PDIs are chosen by each Club for entry into the battle, after which there is usually a buffet and social.
This season the Battle is being hosted by West Cumbria Photo Group and will be held on Saturday 27th October 2018 in Distington Community Centre, Church Road, Distington CA14 5TE commencing at 2.30pm. The Judge is Elena McTighe, FPSA, MPSA, President of the Photographic Society of America. A buffet will be served at 4pm and judging will begin at 5pm approx.
Members note: Images to be handed in by Wednesday 12th September 2018. A committee will then choose the images used to represent our Club.
Three Way Battle
A friendly annual competition of PDI images between Penrith, Keswick and Carlisle Camera Clubs after which we have a chance to socialize.
This season the Battle is being hosted by Keswick Photographic Society and will be held on Wednesday 20th February in Crosthwaite Parish Rooms, Main Street, Keswick commencing at 7.30pm.
Members note: Images to be handed in by Wednesday 16th January 2019. A committee will then choose the images used to represent our Club.
If Members have any questions regarding Inter-Club competitions please email the External Competitions Secretary.