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2020-21 Scottish Landscapes Competition

The club’s very own Mark McColl joined us to judge and select a winner of the Dr Garry Smith trophy

2020-21 Annual Digital Image Competition

This year our Annual Digital Image Competition was judged by Neil McGregor. With 101 images entered into the competition, we

Monochrome Competition

Judged by Mary Gibson of Carluke Camera Club on 18th February 2021. 107 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Jessops Open Competition

Judged by Ken Lindsay of Eastwood Photographic Society on 14th January 2021. 105 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Blue Competition

Judged by Chris Gilgallon of University of West of Scotland on 10th December 2020. 105 submissions made up this competition

Colab Open Competition

Judged by Clive Watkins of Irvine Camera Club on 12th November 2020. 106 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Water Competition

Judged by Stephen Phillips on 8th October 2020. 102 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall winner was Great Crested

2019-20 Annual Digital Image Competition

This year our Annual Digital Image Competition was judged by Eddie Telford. With 120 images entered into the competition, we

2019-20 Annual Print Competition

John McVie EFIAP DPAGB APAGB of Dumfries Camera Club judged this year’s Annual Print Competition. Overall winner was Put the

2019-20 Scottish Landscapes Competition

Campbell Skinner joined us to judge and select a winner of the Dr Garry Smith trophy for Scottish Landscapes. Anne

Jessops Open Competition

Judged by Sam Heaney of Skelmorlie Camera Club on 13th February 2020. 125 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Macro Magic Competition

Judged by Ian Tully on 16th January 2020. 120 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall winner was Painted Poser

Monochrome Competition

Judged by Robert Spence of Kilmaurs PC on 12th December 2019. 122 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall winner

Shooting Shapes Competition

Judged by Stephen Lipton on 14th November 2019. 114 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall winner was A Swirl

Colab Open Competition

Judged by Brian Muir of Air Image on 10th October 2019. 117 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall winner

2019 Prizegiving at The Maclaurin Galleries

Our 2018-2019 season drew to a close at Ayr Photographic Society last night with a memorable and emotional Prizegiving and

Ayr Photographic Society 2019 Annual Print Exhibition

From 31st March until 6th May 2019, Ayr Photographic Society will be exhibiting our Annual Print Exhibition in the Patron’s

2018-19 Scottish Landscapes Competition

Hunter Kennedy EFIAP ARPS MPAGB of Carluke Camera Club joined us to judge and select a winner of the Dr

2018-19 Annual Print Competition

John McVie EFIAP DPAGB APAGB of Dumfries Camera Club joined us to judge our Annual Print Competition. A total of

2018-19 Annual Digital Image Competition

This year our Annual Digital Image Competition was judged by Libby Smith MPAGB EFIAP HonPAGB of Carluke Camera Club. With

Land of Burns Competition

Judged by Stephen Lipton on 7th February 2019. 87 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall winner was Bonie Wee

Monochrome Competition

Judged by Clive Watkins of Irvine Camera Club on 10th January 2019. 116 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Natural World Competition

Judged by Gordon Rae of Dumfries Camera Club on 13th December 2018. 105 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Colab Open Competition

Judged by Matt Johnston of Gryffe Camera Club on 15th November 2018. 108 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Jessops Open Competition

Judged by Guy Phillips of Paisley Colour Photographic Club on 18th October 2018. 110 submissions made up this competition entry.

2018 Prizegiving at The Maclaurin Galleries

Another great season drew to a close at Ayr PS last night with a very enjoyable Prizegiving and social evening

Ayr Photographic Society 2018 Annual Print Exhibition

From 30th March until 7th May 2018, Ayr Photographic Society will be exhibiting our Annual Print Exhibition in the Patron’s

2017-18 Annual Print Competition

Mike Cruise MPAGB of Paisley Colour Photographic Club joined us to judge our Annual Print Competition. A total of 101

2017-18 Annual Digital Image Competition

This year our Annual Digital Image Competition was judged by Findlay Rankin. With 136 images entered into the competition, we

Joe Cornish – Changing Light at Ayr, 22nd February

Tickets are still available for Ayr Photographic Society’s second keynote speaker of the season, Joe Cornish. Internationally renowned landscape and

Joe Cornish is Coming to Ayrshire

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Ayr Photographic Society have secured the presence, for the first time in Scotland,

Red Competition

Judged by Rob Cunningham of Queen’s Park Camera Club on 1st February 2018. 116 submissions made up this competition entry.

Jessops Open Competition

Judged by Elspeth Fear of Strathaven Camera Club on 4th January 2018. 125 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Empty Seat Competition

Judged by Bob Wark of Beith Camera Club on 7th December 2017. 119 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Monochrome Competition

Judged by Bob Collins AFIAP of Queens Park Camera Club on 9th November 2017. 127 submissions made up this competition

Colab Open Competition

Judged by Bill Craig of Saltcoats Camera Club on 5th October 2017. 119 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

Ayr Photographic Society 2017 Prize Winners

Prizegiving at The Maclaurin Galleries

Our season drew to a close last night with a very enjoyable Prizegiving and social evening at The Maclaurin Galleries,

2017 Ayr Photographic Society Print Exhibition At The Maclaurin Gallery, Ayr

Print Exhibition Now Open At Rozelle

Our Annual Print Exhibition at Rozelle is NOW OPEN!!! From today, right through until Sunday 18th June 2017, The Maclaurin

Ayr Photographic Society 2017 Annual Print Exhibition

From 29th April until 18th June 2017, Ayr Photographic Society will be exhibiting our Annual Print Exhibition in the Patron’s

2016-17 Annual Print Competition

Hunter Kennedy MPAGB EFIAP of Carluke Camera Club joined us to judge our Annual Print Competition. A total of 102

2016-17 Annual Digital Image Competition

This year our Annual Digital Image Competition was judged by Ken Lindsay DPAGB EFIAP from Eastwood Photographic Society. With 117

‘Let There Be Light’ Competition

Judged by Brian Muir of Air Image on 2nd February 2017. 107 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall winner

Monochrome Competition

Judged by Clive Watkins of Townend Camera Club on 5th January 2017. 115 submissions made up this competition entry. Overall

‘Wear & Tear’ Competition

Judged by John McVie DPAGB EFIAP of Dumfries Camera Club on 24th November 2016. 109 submissions made up this competition

Jessops Open Competition

Judged by Colin McLatchie LRPS of Eastwood Photographic Society on 20th October 2016. 116 submissions made up this competition entry.

Colab Open Competition

Judged by Bill Terrance DPAGB EFIAP of Kilmaurs Photographic Club on 29th September 2016. 100 submissions made up this competition

Camera Club of the Year

Camera Club of the Year

Ayr Photographic Society is the ‘PHOTOGRAPHY NEWS’ CAMERA CLUB OF THE YEAR 2015-2016 That’s right. After losing out by 1