Day: 29 January 2024

Competition Trophies and History

29 January 2024

From one grand challenge cup first awarded in 1930 for prints, there are now 37 awards presented to winning members for digital images as well as prints in colour, monochrome […]

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zOther Trophies

Former and current members, our own society SPS and Peter Rogers Photographic have donated trophies for distribution over many years.  They are presented to members at the AGM to reward […]

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L F Bowen Cup – Best Print Portfolio

The L F Bowen Cup today is awarded for the “best print portfolio” engraved “Progress Competition Portrait Class Prints”.  L F Bowen won a trophy himself in 1982.

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Geoff Ward Cup – Best Print in Three of a Kind

The Geoff Ward Cup is given to the winner of the Print 3 Of A Kind “Best Portfolio Print”.  Geoff won the Richardson Challenge Trophy in 1959 and carried on […]

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The Harpman Challenge Cup – Class 2 Mono Print

The Harpman Challenge Cup was introduced in 1962 for “Beginners Progress – class 2, with the highest number of points for prints entered in monthly competitions”.  G D Harpman won […]

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Richardson Challenge Cup – Annual Colour Print Class 1

Our earliest trophy is the Richardson Challenge Cup which was awarded for “the highest number of points for prints entered in monthly competitions”. It was first awarded in 1930 to […]

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