The SAPA All vs All PDI competition was held at Wareham and we had another exceptionally good result - we came second. In first place were Wareham with 53, second were Boscombe with 52.5 and third Blandford with 52. Very very close. Dee's "Lift Off" was the judge's top PDI of the night. Well done to all. ...more
We had an exceptionally good result in the SAPA All vs All Print competition held at Bournemouth Electric - We Won!. In third place were Wareham and Parkstone with 50.5, second were Blandford with 51.5 and first were Boscombe with 55. Well done. ...more
The Selection Panel (Colin Gogerty, Stan Robinson, Jayne Lucas, Graham Fox and Martin Fox) have selected the following images for the inter club competitions this year. ...more
Well done Stan on winning the trophy. ...more
Congratulations to Richard for winning the Print of the Year and Jayne for winning the PDI of the Year. ...more
Congratulations to Reg for winning the trophy this year in a very close contest. ...more
Congratulations to Peter on retaining the Castle Cameras Cup. And also to Emily for winning on the night for the first time. ...more
Congratulations again to everyone on a really good win against Kinson in both the prints and the PDI's. We are now in the SAPA League Final in both the prints and PDI's. It is being held at Dorset Light on Wednesday 29th March 2017. ...more
Congratulations to everyone on a really good win against Wimborne in both the prints and the PDI's. Our next Battle is against Kinson (at Pelhams) on 6th February 2017. ...more
We had a really good result in the SAPA All vs All Print competition held at Bournemouth Electric. We came 3rd equal with Dorset Light on 53.5 marks. 2nd were Wareham with 54.5 and first were Fordingbridge with 56.5. ...more
Well done Stan. And with a perfect score. ...more
PAGB Inter Club National Final
After successfully winning the Southern Counties area we participated in the United Kingdom PAGB finals held at the University of Warwick. It was quite an occasion with clubs coming from all parts of the UK to take part. We did not disgrace ourselves coming 36th and have learnt a great deal from the experience. Well done to everyone in the club on such a marvellous achievement.
Ladies vs Gents
Well done to the "Ladies" for winning back the Stella Casserly Cup and to Emily Endean the successful captain.
Congratulations to Jayne for winning the trophy for the first time this year. ...more
SAPA Print and PDI of the Year
Congratulations to Dee Maddams for coming third in the Print section with her print "Fishing Reflection". A member from Ringwood won the Print of the Year and the PDI of the Year was won by a member from Wimborne.
Congratulations to Peter on winning the Castle Cameras Cup for the first time. And also to George for winning on the night for the first time. ...more
We entered the PDI section of the Southern Counties Photographic Federation Championship for the first time and WON! We were competing against 28 other clubs from the whole of the southern area. Southampton came second and Chichester third. Well done everyone.
Congratulations also to Brian Wadie who received the Judges Gold Medal for "The New Baby" and Reg Clark who was awarded the Bronze Medal for "Gone With the Wind". To see the article in the Bournemouth Echo click HERE ...more
We had a friendly PDI competition against Shaftesbury Camera Club with each club submitting 24 images. We entered 24 images from 24 different authors and we had an extremely enjoyable evening. The final result was Shaftesbury 206, Boscombe 201 ...more
In the Battle with Wareham we lost in both the Print and PDI sections. Wareham go through to the final in Prints and Fordingbridge on PDI's (we lost out on count back). ...more
Congratulations to Keith Boyde on winning the cup this year with his print "The Viewpoint". ...more
Congratulations to Stan Maddams on becoming the Drain champion this year. ...more
In the Battle with Fordingbridge we won the PDI section and lost in the print section. We now look forward to our Battle with Wareham early next year.
Well done to everyone as 10 different members contributed in the print section and 10 different members in the PDI section (out of 12 entries). ...more
AV Competition 2015
Well down to Reg Clark on winning the Digital Group's AV competition. Brian Wadie was second, Graham Fox third and Dee Maddams fourth.
Well done Dee on winning the John Diffey. ...more
Ladies vs Gents
Well done to the "Gents" for retaining the Stella Casserly Cup and to Richard Wills, the successful captain.
PAGB Exhibition 2015
Well done to Stan Maddams and Reg Clark. They have both had entries accepted by the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) for their 2015 Exhibition (this is the organisation that co-ordinates the photographic clubs of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland).
We believe that this is the first time a member has been selected for this exhibition - and to have two in the same year.
What a stunning competition! Well down to Reg Clark on winning and many thanks to Stan Robinson for judging. ...more
SAPA Print and PDI of the Year 2015
Well done to Colin for receiving a Highly Commended in the print section for Power. And to Stan for coming third in the PDI section with Feed me ... Right Now!
Congratulations to Brian on winning an extremely close competition. ...more
SAPA League Battle Final 2014/15
We did really well in the final winning the PDI section with 80.5 points. Blandford came second with 76 and Bournemouth Electric third with 74.5.
The print section was won by Ringwood (who we lost to in a tie break) with Wareham second and Bournemouth Electric third.
Southern Counties Photographic Federation PDI League 2015
Great news. We have won the SCPF PDI League 3 by 10 points and are going to be promoted to League 2 next season. We have now won our league for the last 5 years and have been promoted from League 7 to League 2. Well done to everyone in the club as it is an amazing achievement.
SAPA All vs All PDI
We won the competition by half a mark - well done everyone. We had 51.5, Blandford were second with 51 and Bournemouth Electric, Ringwood and Wareham third with 48. Last year we came 5th.
Congratulations Brian on winning the 2015 PIDDI Cup in a very high standard competition. ...more
Great result in the SAPA All vs All Print competition when we came 2 on 53.5 points. Well done to Wareham who came first with 54.5 points. Getting closer to the top spot - we came second equal last year! ...more
We had a friendly PDI competition at Shaftesbury Camera Club with each club submitting 24 images. We were made very welcome by our hosts and evening was extremely enjoyable. The final result was Shaftesbury 197, Boscombe 200. ...more
Well done to everyone. We won the print and PDI sections against Fordingbridge (think this could be the first time ever). We have therefore qualified for the PDI league finals. The print section was a tie between three teams and the qualifier will be determined by the tie breaker rules. ...more
Nicola Hutchinson Cup
Congratulations to Graham Fox for winning the competition with his print Hengistbury Head. Second was Ken Hawkins with Waiting for Summer and third Chris Rees with Reflections.
Highly commended was awarded to Peter Thrussell for Guiding Light and A Walk on the Beach, Paulette Robinson for Vintage Treasures, Val Clark for A Selfie to Treasure, Chris Rees for Hanging Out to Dry and Ken Hawkins for Bringing Home the Catch.
Congratulations to Reg on winning this years "Drain". ...more
AV Competition 2014
Well down to Colin Gogerty on winning the Digital Group's AV competition with his 3MDM entry. Martin Foot came second with Sunrise and Stan Maddams third with Beamish.
Well done to Dee on winning the competition this year. ...more
Congratulations to Reg on winning the PIDDI Cup. ...more
SAPA League Battle Final
We did really well in the final coming second in both the print and PDI sections. Wimborne won the prints and Ringwood the PDI's. Reg received a 10 in the print section and Stan Maddams and Reg in the PDI's.
SCPF League 2014
Great news. We have won the SCPF PDI League 4 by 6 points and are going to be promoted to League 3 next season. We have now won our league for the last 4 years and have been promoted from League 7 to League 3. Well done to everyone in the club as it is an amazing achievement.
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SAPA All vs All PDI
Did well at the All v All and came fifth overall. Blandford and Fordingbridge came first equal.
Well done to Stan Maddams for getting a 10.
Well done to everyone for the great results. We have qualified for the league finals in the print and waiting to hear on the PDI's - we tied with Wareham and it has to go to countback. ...more
Nicola Hutchinson Cup
Well done to Paulette Robinson for winning the cup with her print "Happy Together".
Second was Stan Maddams with "Old Timer" and third Chris Rees with "Turkish Teenage Tourists".
Great result in the SAPA All vs All Print competition when we came 2= with Parkstone on 50.5 points. Well done to Wimborne who came first with 51.5 points. ...more
Well down to Colin Gogerty on winning the Digital Group's AV competition with his Red Arrows entry and Brian Wadie for coming second with Pretty Woman.
Ladies vs Gents Cup 2013
Congratulations to Jayne and the Ladies team for regaining the Stella Casserley Cup.
Congratulations to Stan Maddams. ...more
Boscombe WIN SAPA PDI League Final
Success for Boscombe in the SAPA League Final held at Parkstone. We won the PDI section for the second year running. Well done to everyone for an outstanding success.
SAPA All vs All PDI Competition
The All vs All PDI competition was held at Fordingbridge. We did really well and came 2nd equal (with Blandford) out of 11. Fordingbridge were the winners. Well done to Reg who received a 10.
Boscombe win League 5 of the SPF PDI competition
Well done to all who had images in this competition. Let's give league 4 a fright next year!
Great result last night when we came second in the All vs All Print competition with 55 points. Well done to Wimborne who came first with 57 point and also the girls (Dee and Val) who received 10's. ...more
Ladies vs Gents Cup 2012
After a very close competition, the Gents ran out winners. The winning captain, Stan Robinson, was presented with the Stella Casserley Cup.
Very many congratulations to Tatiana and Brian for winning the awards. ...more
SAPA League Success
Success for Boscombe in the SAPA League Final. We won the PDI section and came second in the Print section (by half a mark). Scores are in the detail below. Well done to everyone for an outstanding success.
I've just spotted confirmation on the Southern Photographic Federation that we won league 6 ...more
SAPA All vs All PDI Competition
The All vs All PDI competition was held at Fordingbridge. We did really well and came 3rd out of 12. Fordingbridge were the winners and Blandford came second. Well done to Ken who received a 10.
Boscombe win through to League final of SAPA Prints and PDI's ...more
SAPA All vs All Print Competition
We were placed 5th out of 11 (up from 7th last year). Well done to Dee Maddams and Tatiana Roestenburg who both received 9's.
The competition was won by Fordingbridge.
Boscombe come 2nd equal in PDI Battle Final ...more
SPF PDI League Results
There were 5 rounds in our Southern Photographic Federation PDI league this year (the same images being judged by 5 different judges).
We won the league with 30 points, Spectrum from Guernsey were second with 26 points and Ringwood third with 25 points.
Well done to the Club for doing so well especially as it was the first time we have entered.
What I was trying to explain last night ...more