MPS Club Competitions

 

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The Malta Photographic Society organises a number of internal photographic competitions.

 

Entry into Force 
The following rules and regulations apply to internal competitions organised by the Malta Photographic Society and are implemented with effect from 1st January, 2017.

 

Requirements
All internal competitions organised by the Malta Photographic Society are open to the participation of paid up members of the same Society.

 

Categories
Participating members of the Malta Photographic Society are classified in two distinct categories namely the ‘Entry Category’ and the ‘Advanced Category’.

 

Club Competitions

  • Four merit competitions are organised throughout the year. The format and requirements for these competitions may be found in the section of rules, merit competitions.

 

  • The Panel and Portfolio competitions also form part of the Society’s calendar. The format and requirements for these can be found in the section of rules, portfolio and panels competitions.

 

  • The National Annual Competition which is open to all is the Society’s most important event. The acceptances from this competition are exhibited at a prominent venue thus exposing the Society’s work to a numerous number of visitors.

 

Submissions 

The deadline to submit the photos for the merit and the panel and portfolio competitions in the prints format is the preceding Thursday of the announced judging date unless advised otherwise, while the deadline to submit photos in the same competitions but in digital format is set to 10 days prior the announced judging date. Check the various calendars listed below to check more about the submission and judging dates. Whilst prints are to be manually handed at the Club premises, the digital images have to be submitted to the following e-mail address -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

 

Members who participate in these competitions garner points which lead to the prestigious title of Photographer of the year or Junior Photographer of the year.

 

The 2017 titles, submission and competition dates of the merit competitions and panels can be found here

 

More information about the club competitions can be found here.

  

Calendar and Results of Competitions

Calendar and Results for the Merit Sessions can be found here.

Calendar and Results for the Portfolio and Panel Competitions can be found here.

Results for the Club's Annual Photographic Competition and Exhibition can be found here.

Overall standings for the MPS Photographer of the Year and MPS Progress Trophy Awards can be found here.