Competitions Overview

Competition Overview

CompetitionTrophy name.Description and criteria
Internal Competitions  
Section “A” Monthly Mono Print .  Jim Stewart Trophy. Monochrome prints for those in Section “A”. The best score per month goes towards the author’s total with best 4 from 5 competition scores counting. Rules (1) (2) (3) apply.
Section “B” Monthly Mono Print . Camera Shop Trophy. Monochrome prints for those in Section “B”. Scoring is as above. Rules (1) (2) (3) apply.
Section “A” Monthly Colour Print .Presidents Trophy. Colour prints for those in Section “A” . Scoring is as above. Rules (1) (2) (3) apply.
Monthly Colour Print Section “B” Trophy.Monthly Colour Print Section “B” Trophy.Colour prints for those in Section “B”. Scoring is as above. Rules (1) (2) (3) apply.
Section “A” Monthly Projected Digital Image. A.G. McKenzie Trophy.PDI (Projected Digital Image) for those in Section “A”. Scoring is as above. Rules (1) (2) (4) apply.
Section “B” Monthly Projected Digital Image. Elena Mae Shield.Projected Digital Image for those in Section “B” . Scoring is as above. Rules (1) (2) (4) apply.
Excellence in Monochrome Print.George Riddell Memorial Trophy.Open to those in Section “A” only. All 5 monthly scores count. Rules (1) (3) (5) apply.
Excellence in Colour Print.Excellence in Colour Print Trophy.Open to those in Section “A” only. All 5 monthly scores count. Rules (1) (3) (5) apply.
Excellence in Projected Digital Image.Jim Stewart Trophy.Open to those in Section “A” only. All 5 monthly scores count. Rules (1) (4) (5) apply.
Best In Wildlife. Donald Polson Trophy.Donald Polson Trophy. A single stand alone competion open to all members to submit up to three of their best wildlife images in PDI format. Rules (1) (4) apply.
Audio Visual/Digital Image Sequence.Don McDougall Trophy.AV competition open to all members to submit up to three sequences for the winner to be selected by a judge. Don McDougall Memorial Competion rules apply.
Monochrome Print of the Year.Wm. Forman Trophy.A single ‘stand alone’ competition, open to all members, towards the end of the season where members submit up to three images and the winner selected by a judge. Rules (1) (2) (3) apply.
Colour Print of the Year.Eric Bryson Trophy.A single ‘stand alone’ competition, open to all members, towards the end of the season where members submit up to three images and the winner selected by a judge. Rules (1) (2) (3) apply.
Projected Digital Image of the Year. Stanley Bloch Trophy.Stanley Bloch Trophy. A single ‘stand alone’ competition, open to all members, towards the end of the season where members submit up to three images and the winner selected by a judge. Rules (1) (2) (4) apply.
PDI Knock-out.Stanley Bloch Memorial Trophy.Members submit up to four images at the start of the season and through a ‘knock-out’ process over the season a winner determined. PDI Knock-Out rules apply.
Best Beginner – Mono, Colour & PDI.Alex Drennan Trophy.Awarded to the member in Sec”on “B” who has shown most progress throughout the range of competition categories they entered. 
External Competitions  
Inter-club Competition for mono and colour.The Williamson Trophy.Competition for mono and colour. Two competitions collectively known as “The Williamson” Print only competition between Falkirk, Stirling and Kirkintilloch.
  For two categories, colour and monochrome, each with it’s own trophy. Each club submits six mono and eight colour prints; maximum of two images in monochrome and two in colour categories by any one author.
Inter-club Competition.The Five Way Competition.Inter-club Competition SPF Central North Area Competition, generally known as “The 5-Way” competition”.  Annual Print and PDI Comp hosted on a rotational basis between Falkirk, Stirling, Cumbernauld and Kilsyth, Kirkintilloch, Airdrie and Coatbridge .
Inter-club Competition.Stanley Bloch Cup : generally known as “The Stirling Battle”Inter-club Competition Stanley Bloch Cup : generally known as “The Stirling Battle” Annual PDI competition hosted alternately by FCC and Stirling & District CC.
(1) General rules apply ; (2) Monthly rules apply; (3) Print technical specification apply; (4) PDI rules apply; (5) Excellence and Advancement rules apply.