The second level of The Royal Photographic Society's Distinctions is the Associateship - to be successful at Associateship level you need to demonstrate a high standard of technical competence as well as provide evidence of creative ability and the development of personal style. You also need to be able to show that you are in complete control of technical aspects which allows you to produce quality which is entirely 'Fit for purpose' i.e. suits the subject.
Details of my successful panel can be seen here
The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) is an organisation that co-ordinates specific activities for photographic clubs in England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland. It does this through 15 geographical regions known as Federations.
All applicants must qualify and apply via their Federations. Entrants must have been active members of an affiliated Club for a minimum of 2 years for CPAGB, 3 years for DPAGB and 5 Years for MPAGB.
15 Prints or 15 PDI are required and a total score of 300 or more will gain the Award. Six judges score each picture between 2-5 points. With a maximum score of 30 per photograph an average of 20 per photograph is required, but you do not need to score 20 for every photograph in your entry.
Details of my succesful submission can be seen here