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Gary Rogers RIP

07 Jul 2021

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of our friend and Chairman of the PGPA, Gary Rogers.  Gary was prolific in the garden media world and a much celebrated and loved garden photographer. With over…

Annette Lepple's New book, Mien Wabi Sabi Garten

29 Feb 2020

PGPA member Annette Lepple's new book is now out. Published in German, the title, 'Mein Wabi Sabi Garten' translates as 'My Perfect Imperfect Garden.' Wabi Sabi is originally from Japan and is transferred to the garden for the first time…

PGPA's Annie Green-Armytage RHS Photo Award

02 Oct 2019

Our own Annie Green-Armytage has won 2nd prize in the Celebrating Gardens category of the prestigious RHS photo competition with her image "Green is the Colour."

IGPOTY 2018 - PGPA Members' Success

15 Apr 2018

Several of our members have enjoyed success again in the 11th annual International Garden Photographer of the Year competition IGPOTY Competition 11

PGPA Members' Successes at the GMG Awards 2017

28 Nov 2017

The Gordon Rae Photographer of the Year Award was won by Clive Nichols The finalists were Jürgen Becker, Jason Ingram, Annette Lepple, and Richard Bloom. Features Photographer of the Year Award was won by Kevin Mackintosh for Modern Masters in…

Philip Smith workshop at the Royal Photographic Society. Learning from History – Photographing plants and gardens APRIL 22nd at RPS HQ in Bath

21 Mar 2017

As founder and now judge of International Garden Photographer of the Year Philip Smith has viewed and appraised over 200,000 images of plants and gardens over a ten year period. This workshop will be of interest to anyone who is…


21 Feb 2017

Encouraging readers to observe and appreciate the full beauty of nature, plants and landscape is the common theme in three very different books this spring by leading garden photographer Andrea Jones.   Andrea wrote and illustrated ‘The Garden Photography Workshop’, to be published…

IGPOTY Results announced

04 Feb 2017

See the winners on the BBC web site (easier to view than the IGPOTY site) Look out for PGPA member winnerss

Duchess of Westminster has chosen ...

22 Dec 2016

Quote from Allan Pollok-morris  The Duchess of Westminster has chosen this photograph to be made into a ceramic tile for the Garden Wall Appeal at the much loved Garden Museum in Lambeth Palace London. "The photograph was part of a…

PGPA Members Win at the 2016 GMG Awards

26 Nov 2016

Gillian Plummer - GMG Photographer of the Year   Jason Ingram - GMG Features Photographer of the Year   Clive Nichols -  GMG Book Photographer of the Year   Please follow the link below for the pictures.   All…

Jonathan Ward - Awarded Individual Chartered Status Of The CIoH

08 Aug 2016

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…

World Photo Day 19 August

08 Aug 2016

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…

Garden Media Guild Summer Party

10 Jul 2016

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 Jun 2016

 22 JUNE – 29 JULY 2016 Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT  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

New Portfolio Website

14 May 2016

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

Annette Lepples, First Book Published.

05 May 2016

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

Julia Stanley's photographs appear in the Bank Holiday edition of Garden News.

01 May 2016

 '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…

Monochrome category of International Garden Photographer of the Year

25 Apr 2016

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

Jacqui Hurst's Photography Workshops

05 Mar 2016

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…

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

06 Feb 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…

Marianne's Book Photographer of the Year Award

01 Dec 2015

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.

IGPOTY Monochrome results. Congratulations to 3 PGPA members!

29 Apr 2015

 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…

Garden & Outdoor Photography Workshop, Scotland

24 Mar 2015

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…

"Another Top Quality CGS Journal", quotes Michael Galsworthy CVO CBE DL, CGS President.

24 Mar 2015

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…