NIPA Interclub Competition

The following rules apply to the NIPA Interclub Competition, also referred to as the monthly competition.

  • Only current paid up members may enter.
  • Entries should be brought to the clubroom for judging on the appropriate date.
  • Each entrant may submit up to two photographs in each section (i.e. colour print, monochrome print and PDI).
  • Prints must be correctly mounted with maximum size mount of 30x40cm with maximum print size of 30x40cm.
  • All items must contain the author’s name, class and title.
  • A print or PDI entered in a previous monthly competition and being placed in the top four may not be re-entered in following monthly competitions.
  • No print or PDI may be entered more than twice in one season and no more than three times in total.
  • All entries will be classified either novice ‘N’ or advanced ‘A’. Onus for classification initially rests with the entrant. The Competition Secretary may classify, reclassify or reject entries.
  • Submitted prints and PDIs may be sent on to NIPA Interclub Competitions.
  • All reasonable care will be taken with entries but we regret no responsibility for loss or damage will be accepted.


All PDIs must be presented in the following manner:

  • All images must be no wider than 1600 pixels.
  • All images must be no taller than 1200 pixels.
  • All images must be presented as jpeg (jpg) files in the sRGB colour space.
  • Images should have the following title:
    <image name>_<author>_<Advanced/Novice>.jpg