Entry opens 15th July 2024 and will close 1st September 2024

Entry can be made by following the link below, this will take to a site where you may enter your submissions.

Annoucing our 4th MIDLAND MONO EXHIBITION

Here’s looking forward to another great entry

THE ONLY DEDICATED NATIONAL MONO PRINT EXHIBITION IN THE UK!

Scroll down this page to see more details of the exhibition and the ‘Conditions of Entry’ The rules and conditions will be available for download in PDF form very soon.

2024 Exhibition programme as below

HUNDREDS of MONOCHROME PRINTS ON DISPLAY

at THE OLD SCHOOLHOUSE (SMETHWICK PS)

CHURCHBRIDGE, OLDBURY, WEST MIDLANDS

6th to 12th OCTOBER

OPENING TIMES

Saturday 6th October 10am – 4pm

AWARD PRESENTATION 2pm

Sunday 7th October 11am- 2pm

Monday 8th October 7.30pm -9.30pm

Thursday 11th October 6.30pm -10pm

About this Exhibition

The  exhibition is part of the group of British Photographic Exhibitions (BPE).

PAGB Patronage Number 2024-028

Download The rules as PDF HERE

Smethwick Photographic Society
4th Midland Monochrome 2024
The Exhibition of Prints will be be held at the
UK FIAP EXHIBITION CENTRE
The Old School House, Churchbridge, Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 2AS, UK
6th-12th October 2024

The rules and condition of entry are shown below, you can also download a PDF copy in two ways,
1, – By clicking on the link below, this will open the PDF in a new browser page where you can export as PDF from the browser ‘file’ menu at the top left.
2,- By ‘right’ clicking on the link below and selecting the option to ‘download the linked file’ the file will download to your ‘downloads’ folder.

Conditions of Entry:

Midland Monochrome is a National Monochrome Print Exhibition and part of the BPE group of exhibitions. It is open to all UK Photographers and those from Channel Islands, Isle of Man and BFPO.

Awards: 4 PAGB Gold Medals, 4 PAGB Silver Medals, 4 SPS Gold Medals, 12 SPS Silver Medals 

plus PAGB, BPE and SPS Ribbons.

SELECTORS: Andy Polakowski, AWPF, BPE5*, DPAGB, EFIAP/p, GPU-Cr5, GPU-VIP2

Paul Hassell, FRPS, FIPF, FBPE, MPAGB Peter Gennard, MFIAP, EFIAP/d3

Titles and where possible a jpeg image of the print (size 1600×1200 max) should be uploaded for each entry. (For prints derived from film a digital photograph of the print provided either by the author or the organisers will be used to illustrate Award winners in the catalogue).

(The jpeg image will be used for catalogue illustration)

Entry Fee

£8 for the first 4 prints plus £1.25 for each additional print. 

All entrants will receive an A4 fully illustrated catalogue.

Print returns: Entrants can request return of prints by mail or alternatively they can collect them or opt for them to be destroyed. Return Post £8

Four Sections:

1. Open Monochrome 

2. Portraits and Figure Studies

3. Scape’s (Landscape, Seascape, Cityscape)

4. Sport

A MAXIMUM of four prints can be entered in each class. Prints can be either Digital or Silver in Classes 1, 2 and 3.

Online Entry opens15th July 2024
Online Entry Closes1st September 2024
Judging / Selection7th September 2024
Results Report Documents Email or Posted14th September 2024
Exhibition6th to 12th October 2024
Entry Returns and Awards Mailed31st October 2024
Catalogues Mailed31st October 2024

Contact e-mail: secretary@midland-mono.co.uk


One of last years awarded images by Colin Westgate.