Southampton Camera Club prides itself with the quality of members work that can be displayed in external competitions both regionally and nationally. Our results speak for themselves. All organised by a small team of three committee members.

An explanation of each of the Regional and National Competitions we enter.

Southern Counties Photographic Federation League

There are 6 League tables for both Print and PDI. The League starts in November and continues through the winter months generally holding the last match in March. There are 8 rounds in each SCPF League and each round is judged by a different SCPF judge.

SCPF League website >

Photographic Alliance of Great Britain

The Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) is a membership organisation that co-ordinates activities for photographic Clubs in England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland (including the Channel Islands and Isle of Man). It does this through 15 geographical Federations.

This Competition is held in January, clubs can enter both categories Open and Nature.

PAGB website >

Victory Trophy

Another friendly match between Southampton, New Forest and Winchester.

10 prints and pdi’s are selected and the competition is held each year at one of the local clubs.


Salisbury Exhibition

This Competition starts in November and both PDI and Print images are judged and scored by a SCPF judge. After being judged the prints are then exhibited at the Salisbury Library and Galleries in Market Place SP1 1BL, throughout January.


The Monday Club

This is a friendly match which takes place between SCC, Salisbury and Wimborne.


The Triple Challenge

This is a new competition between Southampton, Highcliffe and Infinity and Dorchester.


There are 6 League tables for both Print and PDI. The League starts in November and continues through the winter months generally holding the last match in March. There are 8 rounds in each League and each round is judged by a different SCPF judge.

SCPF Championships

Two separate competitions for Print and PDI. Selected images come from the top two clubs in the region. The PAGB then hold a PDI National Championships at Warwick. The print National Championships are held in Salford.