The Neath & District Photographic Society UK Salon is supported by the PAGB and the BPE and is open to photographers with addresses in the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, and BFPO addresses.

There are four entry classes and up to four images may be entered into each class:

    • Open Colour
    • Open Monochrome
    • Creative
    • Nature


    • Christine Widdall  MPAGB EFIAP FBPE
    • Martin Patten  DPAGB BPE5 EFIAP QPSA


    • PAGB Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards for each Section.
    • NDPS Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards for each Section.
    • Award for Best in Exhibition.
    • PAGB, BPE and NDPS Ribbons for Selectors Choice.
    • Highly Commended Certificates.
    • Commended Certificates
    • Club Awards for Neath & District PS Members.
    • Salon Chairman’s Award

  • BPE Accreditation Certificate 2024-013:

Note – Certificates for HC and Commended are in the form of PDF Files that can be downloaded and/or printed by the Entrant.

BPE Crown Awards

  • As a member exhibition of the British Photographic Exhibitions (BPE) circuit, all images accepted into this exhibition count towards BPE Crown Awards.
  • Entrants are invited to aggregate their acceptances in affiliated exhibitions to apply, without charge, for a BPE Crown Award.
  • Details for BPE Crown Awards may be obtained from the Award Officers Alison and Andy Fryer both DPAGB EFIAP/p BPE5 using the email contact found on the BPE website.

Please see  for more details about the BPE.

Entry Fee

  • One class entered £12
  • Two classes £14
  • Three classes £16
  • Four classes £18

Exhibition Calendar

  • Open for Entries 1st February 2024
  • Closing Date for entries: 20th April 2024
  • Selection dates: 27th & 28th April 2024
  • Results published by: End of May 2024

We will endeavour to stick to the Exhibition Calendar shown above, but if lockdown or travel restriction rules are in place, we will rearrange the Selection weekend or go to a remote selection session.

Notification emails will be sent to all entrants informing them of any changes.

Please be patient and considerate to the Selectors and Organisers in these trying times.

Terms and Conditions

We recommend reading our Terms and Conditions before entering the competition.

How to enter

  1. Either complete the convenient Online Entry Form and upload your images electronically or
  2. Download the Postal Entry Form and mail the completed form with your digital images on a CDROM.

So, if you believe that you have a winning image why not have a go and enter the competition.