Biennial Exhibition starts tour of UK

13 January 2015

Region: South East

The Members' Biennial exhibition of 100 selected pictures began its UK tour on Friday 9th January. Nearly 3,300 images were submitted from all over the world. The South East was the region with most accepted entries.

John Lewis LRPS, "Fairy Ring"


Below is the list of acceptances from the South East:

Alan Abercrombie FRPS, “Tree On The Corner”

Mary Clark, “Hatchlings”

David Ellwand, “Old Den in the Coppice” (Wet collodion)

Vincent Gesser ARPS, “Encounter in Natural Studio

Wayne Grundy ARPS, “Volleyball Players”

John Hallam ARPS, “Camargue Stallions Play-fighting in Water”

Neil Harris ARPS, “Hamar Woman Examining Grain in the Rain at the Local Market”

Sean Hawkey, “Nicolas Janampa Huacho - silver miner”

Steven Kenny ARPS, “Breathing”

John Lewis LRPS, “Fairy Ring”

Mike Longhurst ARPS, “Flight Path”

Mike Longhurst ARPS, “Fairfield Church”

Chelin Miller LRPS, “Nina Divina “(Salt-print)

Tim Rudman  FRPS, “Silver Birches” (Silver gelatine Lith print. Gold and selenium toned)

Gagan Singh Sadana, “Life is Beautiful”

Alan Thompson, “Vineyard in Winter”


The opening in Bristol was very well attended. The awards were presented by RPS President, Derek Birch HonFRPS. Also in attendance were the Mayor of Bristol, George Ferguson; Dr Michael Pritchard, RPS Director-General; the selectors, RPS staff, RPS members, exhibitors and members of the public.

Derek Birch HonFRPS and George Ferguson, Mayor of Bristol

Steve Jones LRPS, Gold Award, Joie de Vivre


Marc Aspland HonFRPS, winner of the Silver Award, taking a photo of the model in one of the photographs


Dr Michael Pritchard, RPS Director-General and George Ferguson, carrying their tools

You can see more information about the 2015 Members’ Biennial here

Feature image "Fairy Ring" by John Lewis LRPS, All other photos by Chelin Miller LRPS