CCOTY Final Round

For the Photography News Camera Club of the Year 2017-18 Competition

Theme “Natural Beauty”

Our selectors are choosing our entry for the fourth round “Fantastic Light” and so I have to get you thinking about the next and final round. We only have the title of the theme so far but the subject looks wide open.


CCOTY Round 4 Reminder

CCOTY Round 4 Fantastic Light

Deadline for submission of entries 18 February.

This is a reminder that you only have ten days to submit your entries for consideration for this round.

The theme is “Fantastic Light” which is open to interpretation by you.


CCOTY – Decisive Moment

CCOTY 2017/18 Capturing the Decisive Moment

Camera Club of the Year (CCOTY) Update

The results of the second round of the competition have now been published in Issue 51 of Photography News. BCC scored 86 points and came fifth equal in the table of competing clubs. Great Notley Photographic Club won the round with 90 points and go into the final.


CCOTY 2017/18 Portraits

Camera Club of the Year (CCOTY) Update

The results of the first round of the competition have now been published in Issue 50 of the Photography News. We (the BCC) scored a creditable 80 points against the winner, Eastbourne Photographic Society, who scored 90 points. Leighton Buzzard Photographic Club scored 89 points.


CCOTY 2017/18 Round 2 Portrait

DEADLINE for Submission of Images

This is a reminder that your PORTRAIT images need to be with us by midnight on Thursday 30 November for consideration by the selection panel.

Please send the image by email as an attachment to 


Camera Club of the Year Competition

CCOTY 17/18 First round – Scenic 

We have now submitted our entries to the competition. Congratulations to Lynn Short, Manuel Fohler, John Dunn, Bruce Deacon and Richard Burn for taking the images selected by the panel.

You can view the images by following the CCOTY link under the Galleries menu on the club website.

We will be submitting an entry for the next round on a theme of Portrait soon, so you can be choosing now which of your images you will put forward to the panel.  Further details including dates for submission and a reminder of sizing etc to follow.

Camera Club of the Year Needs You

Photography News’ Camera Club of the Year Competition 2017-18

This notice is to tell you that your Committee have decided to enter the Competition and to invite entries from members for the first round which will take place shortly.  Further details of the competition are given on page 16 of the current issue, No 49, of Photography News ( and will be discussed at the club meeting on 7 November.