Wikipedia: “From the seventeenth century to the early part of the twentieth century, artistic production in France was controlled by artistic academies which organized official exhibitions called salons.”

CREDIT: Chris Coetzee

Promotion within the ranks in CTPS is achieved by accumulating Gold awards in Society  competitions and Acceptances obtained in Salons. Salons therefore play an important  role in progressing from Intermediate to Advanced and Master.  

In South Africa, the PSSA (Photograpic Society of South Africa) as the national organisation representing amateur photographers, provides medals and participates in the organisation of National and International Photographic Salons.

CTPS is proudly associated with the Photographic Society of South Africa (PSSA)

CTPS National PDI and PRINT Salon - February 2022

The entries for our Salon close on the 19th February and we encourage all members to participate in our home salon. The categories are as follows:

PDI: Panorama, Human Portraits, Architecture and Interiors, Visual Art, Open Colour, Open Monochrome.

PRINTS: Open Colour, Open Monochrome.

Please enter via Photovault by the 19th February. Click here for the brochure