10.20 am. Annual Photo Competition
Firstly, Bob and Clive conveyed grateful thanks to members for their entries and also for continued support,
especially for photographic improvement – Little difference between the two
groups now!! - Merge? – Very encouraging indeed.
Entries: Improvers group: 15 prints – Advanced Group: 12 Prints
Clive introduced and welcomed Photography Judge Lynn Haith.
Lynn commenced by stating that due to several factors projected images can vary from the actual print, also judges’ individual opinions do vary on the same print!!
Commencing with the Improvers group first, Lynn gave a thorough encouraging critique to each photo, holding back
9 selected photos for her final decision.
Lynn announced the winners of the Intermediate group.
Commended: John Welborn – “Little Gem”
Highly commended: Tony Hall – “Sea Shell Beach”
3rd Place: Frances Hitchcock –
2nd Place: Alan Hitchcock - “RAF
158 Squadron Memorial” - Lissit
1st Place: Frances Hitchcock – “Shut-eye Time”
11. 00 am - Coffee Break.
Resuming after coffee break Lynn continued by judging the “Advanced
Group” prints, giving the same thorough encouraging critique of all
images, holding back 8 images for her final decision
11. 25 am
Lynn’s final result of the Advanced Group prints
3rd Place: Peter Grayson – “Canded”
2nd Place: Bob Platts – Misty Morning
1st Place: Bob Platts – Tri-valve
To fill in remaining time Lynn showed a varied selection of her photos to the meeting.
Closing the meeting Bob gave a vote thanks to Lynn for an excellent, enjoyable and informative meeting.