“Popular Vote” for
prints from amongst the EPS Members. The 1950 Presidential Address criticised the lack of participation by
Members in the Members’ Exhibition:
when Exhibition time comes you haven’t got anything suitable to send
in. But then, of course
you weren’t trying to make Exhibition Prints.
Then what in the name of thunder were you trying to do?
You don’t know! Perhaps
that’s the trouble”
question was asked in
“Is it time we had a colour section in the Members’ Exhibition?
How many members are doing colour work now?”
in 2000, a large proportion of the prints in the Members' Exhibition are
colour prints, but the exhibition has never split these into a separate
section. The debate, recently, has concerned the acceptability of
digital images which are increasing in number in each year's