The Duel Our annual battle with Old Bridge (Pontypridd) PS on 9-Oct-15, ably judged by Trevor James BA(Hons) ARPS AWPF in only his second club judging, ended in a win by 10 points. The scores were Old Bridge Prints 127, PDI's 131, Total 258 and Cymru Monochrome Prints 134, PDI's 134, Total 268. The two highest marks of the night were 19, both to CM prints; Middle of the Road by Gareth Martin and Safe Return by Neville Thomas.
12-way battle at Bridgend On 5-Oct-15, Cymru Monochrome narrowly beat "The Drop" by achieving 9th place in competition with some very strong photography. The judge was Tony Byram ARPS DPAGB EFIAP AWPF. Our 5 prints achieved 85 points with Gwynfa, Vale and Gwent taking the top honours at 97, 96 and 94 points respectively. One of our prints, 'Penallte Colliery'' by Dennis Russ, earned 20 marks.
WPF Lampeter Convention 2015 Dennis Russ wins the print competition
Barrian Cup - Cymru Monochrome is 9th=
- Gareth Martin wins Best Individual Landscape or Seascape with his print entitled "Bad Weather at Cwmorthin"
Exhibition - Heritage and Home Cymru Monochrome is delighted to announce that its first exhibition, on the theme of Heritage and Home, will be held at Creative Bubble, 13 Craddock Street, Swansea SA1 3EW from 11 to 17 July 2015.
Welsh Salon 2015 Congratulations to Sue Ashford and Richard Walters who had prints accepted in the Salon through Cymru Monochrome. Other members had acceptances through their prime clubs.
The Duel Our annual battle with Old Bridge (Pontypridd) PS was held on 17 November 2014 at Tyn y Twr Tavern. The judge was Brian Coleman AWPF AFIAP. Cymru Monochrome won by 275 points to 255. Gareth Martin (he's the one with the halo) collected the trophy and the scores are shown below. Congratulations to those scoring the top marks. We look forward to visiting Pontypridd for next year's "Duel"