This week the club held the fourth and final competition of the 2019-2020 club year, and the theme was "Shallow Depth Of Field”. There were 9 prints and 40 digital images to be judged. The club welcomed Keith Barber FIScT LRPS CPAGB, President of Swinton & District Photographic Society to judge the images. As ever, points scored count towards the Photographer Of The Year competition which will be announced at the AGM in 2 weeks time. 


The winners and placings were as follows:-

Projected Digital Images Competition

1st Place - “Hot Rocks” by Bernard Booth
2nd Place - “Model Painting” by Bernard Booth
3rd Place - “Strike!” by Bernard Booth
4th Place - “Portrait Of A Red Kite” by Miles Turnbull
5th Place - “Flower Girl” by Christine Beedham


Commended - Roy Page for "Chaffinch" and "Allium Purple Sensation", Jeff Williams for "Just Three Left", Ian Sprott for "Poppy", Simon Molyneaux for "Always Alert", Anna Backlund for "Assertive" and Peter Thirsk for "Sand Eels Here"


Printed Images

1st Place - “Butterfly” by Andy Gilbert
2nd Place - “Who's For Dinner” by John Kemp
3rd Place - “Red Admiral” by Alan Dean
4th Place - “Bloom and Bud” by Jeff Williams
5th Place - “First Frost” by Jeff Williams


Commended - Roy Page for "I Have My Eye On You" and John Kemp for "Stop. No Means No"


Congratulations to all involved, whether placed or just taking part.