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08/08/2016 Jonathan Ward - Awarded Individual Chartered Status Of The CIoH

PGPA Member Jonathan Ward of Ginger Horticulture has been a member of The Chartered Institute Of Horticulture for 5 years. Through his many years work as one of the horticulture industry's most creative photographic visionaries, he has just been awarded…

08/08/2016 World Photo Day 19 August

Love taking photos? Share your photographs this August 19th with World Photo Day and join the global celebration. In a world with millions of pictures uploaded every minute, World Photo Day is inspiring thousands of photographers across the planetto share…

06/08/2016 PGPA member Commended in IGPOTY Macro Art Awards, August 2016

10/07/2016 Garden Media Guild Summer Party

The third Garden Media Guild Summer Party is being held at The Greenhouse at RHS Garden Wisley on July 28.  This will be a rare chance to enjoy Wisley after it has closed to the public, and be a lovely…

24/06/2016 LENSES ON A LANDSCAPE GENIUS 22 JUNE – 29 JULY 2016

 22 JUNE – 29 JULY 2016 Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT www.buildingcentre.co.uk  PGPA photographers included in the exhibition: Andrew Lawson, Andrea Jones, Allan Pollok-Morris, Gary Rogers, Derek St Romaine, Matthew Bruce, Jacqui Hurst, Stephen Studd, Steffie Shields

14/05/2016 New Portfolio Website

Marianne Majerus has launched a new website, www.mariannemajerusportfolio.com, to showcase her work as a leading garden photographer, but also to highlight lesser known aspects of her work, including food, people and landscapes.

05/05/2016 Annette Lepples, First Book Published.

 Annette Lepples First book, Published late 2015, It’s about dream gardens in France/Switzerland and Germany.

01/05/2016 Julia Stanley's photographs appear in the Bank Holiday edition of Garden News.

 'The Nest' is located in Herefordshire and has a wonderful display of spring flowers. This is the second occasion that Julia has had this particular garden published, the first time being a set of Summer pictures for a feature in…

25/04/2016 Monochrome category of International Garden Photographer of the Year

The image 'Symphony' by the PGPA member Stephen Studd was awarded Highly Commended  

05/03/2016 Jacqui Hurst's Photography Workshops

Photography Courses in 2016 run by Jacqui Hurst   I have been running photography workshops for several years and I welcome both beginners and experienced photographers on my courses. Some of them are more suitable for beginners and some for…

06/02/2016 Richard Bloom and a bumper crop of PGPA awards in IGPOTY 2016

Many,many  congratulation go to  record number of successes in the IGPOTY awards this year, particulary to Richard Bloom for the overall winner with his sumptous image of Tekapo Lupins. The  winners are listed per category: Beautiful Gardens: Carole Drake- First…

01/12/2015 Marianne's Book Photographer of the Year Award

Congratulations to Marianne Majerus for Book Photographer of the year 2015 at the GMG awards last week. A well deswerved win for a beautifully photographed book.

29/04/2015 IGPOTY Monochrome results. Congratulations to 3 PGPA members!

 Many congratulations go to Annettte Lepple for her ethereal image of a Butterfly, entitiled 'Ephemera'   for her second place winner.   Gillian Plummer and Carole Drake are hightly commended for   Seed Case     Dawn over the Pond…

24/03/2015 Garden & Outdoor Photography Workshop, Scotland

Ray Cox is running a 2 day workshop this spring on Garden & Outdoor Photography at a garden in central Scotland which opens under Scotland's Gardens:   Weds 20th - Thurs 21st May Venue: Rowberrow, 18 Castle Road, DollarFK14 7BE…

24/03/2015 "Another Top Quality CGS Journal", quotes Michael Galsworthy CVO CBE DL, CGS President.

PGPA member Charles Francis has recently completed his eighth edition of The Cornish Garden, the annual Journal of the Cornwall Garden Society which is distributed to all CGS members in early March. It is a high quality, full colour, 72…

18/02/2015 PGPA successes in IGPOTY 2015

Many congratulations go to : Marianne Majerus Anne Green- Armytage  Michelle Garrett Jacky Hobbs Carol Casseldon Carole Drake Andrea Jones Clive Boursnell Mark Bolton Dianna Jazwinski Tomek Ciesielski Stephen Studd Annette Lepple Andy Mabury Gillian Plummer  Joe Wainwright To see…

27/11/2014 GMG Awards 2014 Winners.

25/04/2014 PGPA successes in the IGPOTY Monochrome 2014!

Many congratulations to Gillian Plummer and Stephen Studd for their beautiful close-up studies and their interpretation to Monochrome. Gillian took a finalist place and a Highly Commended for 'Fatsia japonica' and 'Highlights'. Stephen's 'Chitting Potatoes' was also Highly Commended  You…

22/02/2014 16/03/14 New York Botanical Garden, The Photography of Alllan Pollok-Morris.

The New York Botanical Garden curate a solo exhibition of photography by PGPA member Allan Pollok-Morris celebrating the work of artists, designers and garden makers in the landscape.  The exhibition has been extended to run for 6 months to March…

15/02/2014 PGPA members successes in IGPoTY 2014!

Congratulations go to  Marianne Majurus, Richard Bloom, Annette Lepple and Carole Drake for their images in the Beautiful Gardens category. To Jackie Hobbs, Michelle Garrett, Steven Studd, and Gillian Plummer in The Bountiful Earth category, Richard Loader in the Wildflower…

24/01/2014 Lifetime Achievement Award, Andrew Lawson.

The work of PGPA member Andrew Lawson was recognised by the SGD with the prestigious John Brookes Lifetime Achievement Award.  Andrew Lawson received the award from John Brookes at the Society's awards ceremony in January 2013.  For more info see http://www.sgdawards.com/john-brookes-lifetime-achievem/4582149751

01/12/2013 PGPA Winners at GMG Awards!

The GMG awards lunch saw two PGPA members winning top awards for their work this year. Jason Ingram took the top award of Photographer of the Year, having showcased his amazing photographic versatility with a diverse range of subjects. Well…

28/09/2013 Another PGPA win in the latest IGPOTY projects!

  Carole Drake takes the top slot for the Plants and Water category of the IGPOTY projects with her beautiful image of the Pond at the Old Rectory, Netherbury   Courtesy Amanda and Simon Mehigan   A late afternoon in…

10/08/2013 PGPA successes in IGPOTY Macro Art project

PGPA member Richard Loader took the second place slot with his abstract, 'Fertile', an unusual  and stunning view of Hemerocallis. Stephen Studd took a finalist place for his moody abstract of Sarracenia flava.

12/06/2013 IGPOTY coming to Wisley

Winners and runners-up from the International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY) and RHS Photographer of the Year, two internationally renowned, garden photography competitions, will be exhibited together for the first time at the RHS’s flagship garden Wisley in Surrey.…