The Alec Balmer Monochrome Competition

This is a reminder for the hand in which is the 10th November 2011.

The Alec Balmer Trophy is a very hotly contested competition, much blood and sweat has been spilt to try and win this one. Have you got what it takes? We’re sure you have. This is an open category competition, so anything goes. Entries must be no more than two years old, to keep you snapping fresh stuff, we have people watching!

Up to Six images are allowed per member. Analogue and digital are allowed, even home made pinhole cameras and darkroom paper for media. Don’t be put off if you don’t have a fancy camera or printer, it’s the picture that counts. So if you think you have ‘nailed’ that shot, show us!!

MOUNT SIZE: 50cm x 40cm maximum, minimum mount size 38cm inches on the longest side.

PRINT SIZE: Any size up to a maximum of 50cm x 40cm.

All entries  must be submitted with digital copies for projection in the usual 1024 x 768 max 72dpi format and emailed to

Only if you can not email, put your images on a cd/dvd and hand them in no later than 10pm on the hand in date.

On your digtital image please make the description in this format:

member number – print number – Title (in sentence case please)

01 – 06 – The Winner!

All the Best