The South Australian Photographic Federation Annual Exhibition 2017 is now on display at the West Torrens Auditorium Gallery,  1 Brooker Tce, Hilton until Sunday May 28th. Come and view over 150 Prints and a 30 minute slideshow of all of the accepted Projected Digital Images and Club Sets.

A4 Club Poster

The Exhibition was opened on Thursday May 18th by well-known South Australian landscape photographer, Stavros Pippos. Awards were well spread, with 13 different winners from fourteen sections.  The awards for Highest Aggregate Score in Prints, Projected Images and Across all Sections were all taken out by Emma Fleetwood, the most successful exhibitor of the exhibition.

Stavros Pippos was welcomed by SAPF President, Alberto Giurelli.


People/Portraiture Print & Print of the Year – Paula McManus – Spirits

Spirits - Paula McManus

Spirits – Paula McManus

Paula with Spirits

Paula with Spirits

Stavros & Paula

Stavros & Paula

Open Monochrome Pictorial Projected Image & Projected Image of the Year – Judith Thies – Broad Brimmed Hat

Broad Brimmed Hat – Judith Thies

Stavros & Judith


 Open Pictorial Colour Print – Helen Lewis – Dunes Show No Mercy

Dunes Show No Mercy – Helen Lewis

Helen with Dunes Show No Mercy

Stavros with Helen

Open Monochrome Pictorial Print – Corliss Gustavson – Into the Mist

Into the Mist – Corliss Gustavson

Landscape/Seascape Print – Peter Barrien – Alpine Tarn

Prints - LandscapeSeascape - Peter Barrien - Alpine Tarn

Alpine Tarn – Peter Barrien

Peter with Alpine Tarn

Stavros & Peter

Nature Print – Wendy Hodge – Echidna

Prints - Nature - Wendy Hodge - Echidna

Echidna – Wendy Hodge

Photojournalism/Street Photography Print – Wolodymyr Sykala – Child’s Delight

Prints - PhotojournalismStreet - Child's Delight - Wolodymyr Sykala

Child’s Delight – Wolodymyr Sykala

Wolodymyr with Child’s Delight


Stavros & Wolodymyr

Creative Print – Emma Fleetwood – Sticking It to the Man

Prints - Creative - Emma Fleetwood - Sticking it toi the Man

Sticking It to the Man – Emma Fleetwood


Emma with Sticking It to the Man

Stavros & Emma

Open Colour Pictorial Projected Image – Robert Armitage – Petrel Cove

PDI - Open Pictorial Colour - Robert Armitage - Petrel Cove

Petrel Cove – Robert Armitage


Stavros & Robert

Landscape/Seascape Projected Image – Annette Cakebread – Mountains in the Mist

PDI - LandscapeSeascape - Annette Cakebread - Mountains in the Mist

Mountains in the Mist – Annette Cakebread

Nature Projected Image – Peter Barrien – The Tui Bird Feeding

PDI - Nature - Peter Barrien - The Tui Bird Feeding

The Tui Bird Feeding – Peter Barrien


Stavros & Peter

Photojournalism/Street Photography – Mike Flynn – Centre for Cancer Research

Centre for Cancer Research – Mike Flynn


Stavros & Mike

Creative Projected Image – Rebecca Turle – On the Wall

PDI - Creative - Rebecca Turle - On the Wall

On the Wall – Rebecca Turle

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Stavros & Rebecca

People Portraiture/Projected Image – Yasser Badr – The Guardian

PDI - PeoplePortraiture - Yasser Badr - The Guardian

The Guardian – Yasser Badr

Highest Aggregate Score in Prints, Projected Images and Across All Sections – Emma Fleetwood


Stavros & Emma with the evidence of the breadth and depth of her photography

Top Club Set – Edwardstown Photography Club

Keith Seidel accepting the award on behalf of EPC

And here is a selection of other images from the evening …..


Congratulations to all entrants on helping to create a fantastic exhibition and to the winners on your great achievements!  Enjoy the exhibitions and bring your friends!

(Opening night photos by Helen Whitford and Ray Goulter)