YPU 2023 Annual Competition

The Yorkshire Photographic Union (YPU) 2023 Exhibition is due to be hosted at the Pontefract Town Hall, hosted by the Yorkshire Photographic Union..

YPU Entry Rules 2023
This page is for Bingley Camera Club Members who wish to enter the competition and contains information required, forms for submitting entries to our Competion Secretary, Chris Duffy, YPU rules and deadline dates.

May 20th 2023 is the Annual Assembly of the Yorkshire Photographic Union Competion results and exhibition. See below for full details of when, where and what for the day.

Details of YPU Assembly (CLICK LINK)

Important Dates

Last date for images and forms to Chris Duffy - 13th February 2023
Last Date for Online Entry with YPU - 23rd February 2023
Hand in Day for Prints (AGM Carleton CC) - 26th February 2023
Annual Assembly, Pontefract Town Hall - 20th May 2023

Below you will find a PDF of the full rules and is important to read and follow the rules to help our YPU Rep and avoid disqualification.

There is a maximum of 10 prints and 10 digital entries per photographer and each entry costs £1.50

YPU Competition rules
YPU Entry Rules 2023

Print Competition Entry Form

Digital Competition Entry Form

A useful guide to entry
YPU Entry Guide

The Yorkshire Photographic Union Website

Slideshow of 2022 Accepted images from Bingley Camera Club


The results are in (2022) and it has been a fantastic result for Bingley Camera Club. Overal, the club was placed 2nd in Yorkshire, which is the clubs best ever result and a testament to the club's drive to improve photography skills of it's members collectively.

Here are the lucky members who had the best results in the competition.

Certificates of Merit
  • Gary Allan (Print x2)
  • Nigel Lumb (DPI)
  • Paul Brown (DPI)

Print Acceptances
  • Alan Taylor x2
  • Barry Pauling
  • Clare Smallwood x2
  • Deborah Clarke
  • Gary Allan x2
  • Judith Greaves x2
  • Julie Carter x2
  • Terrry Roberts x2

PDI Acceptances
  • Chris Duffy
  • Gary Allan x2
  • Gillian Allinson
  • Joyce Simpson
  • Judith Greaves
  • Nick Hirst
  • Nigel Lumb x2
  • Paul Brown x2
  • Philip Whiteoak
  • Rais Hasan
  • Ron Pengelly
  • Terry Roberts
  • Tom Atkin

Selected to go forward to PAGB judging representing Yorkshire
  • Barry Pauling
  • Clare Smallwood
  • Julie Carter
  • Judith Greaves
  • Deborah Clarke

A huge congratulations to everyone who achieved recognition this year.