Recent Competition Winners.  Congratulations to the authors!

9th May: Annual Landscape Print and Projected Competition

Both competitions were judged  sympathetically and expertly by Ron Tear, ARPS, MPAGB, BPE3*, PSA3* who is an expert in the genre.

In the Print competition John Draper won the trophy with his atmospheric “A Walk on the Common”.  Alan Graham’s “Rolling Hills at Sunrise” was second and John’s “Autumn Impression” third.  The Projected trophy went to Alan Colegrave for his “Petrified, Damaraland, Namibia”, Anne Parry’s “Two Jack Lake” claimed second place and Alan Graham’s “Painted Hill” third.  Ron also gave a number of prints and projected images highly commended and commended, by Julia Wainwright, Alan Graham, John Draper and Ron Churchill.

Congratulations to the trophy winners and thanks to everyone who entered.  A very special vote of thanks to Ron Tear for an informative and enjoyable evening.

More April News

25th – Print Competition #4 – judged by Amanda Wright.

This was a high scoring night!  In the Beginners, congratulations go to Alice Kass who won the section with “Raining Bubbles”.  Simon Schindler scored 20 with “Startled Girl” and a 19 for “NHS Girls”;  18s went to Paul Liu’s “Welcome to our Home” and “Relax and Have a Rest”.  In the Open section, Alan Colegrave was awarded first place with “Under the Wire” and third place for “Returning from N. Cape;  John Draper’s “A Walk on the Common” was second.  Julia Wainwright swept the board in the Nature section, scoring 18 for “Osprey with Nest Material” , 19s for “Lions Playing Tag” and “Secretary Bird” and 20 for “The Eye of the Cheetah”.  Congratulations and thanks to everyone who entered and a special thanks to Amanda.

23rd – Rosebowl Final – not our year!  Congratulations to Witney, a well-deserved winner.  We were joint second so no disgrace! Full results are available on the CACC website

18th – “My Take on London” a talk by Ron Tear ARPS, MPAGB, BPE3*, PSA3*  – a very informative and entertaining evening, many thanks to Ron.

11th April: Annual People & Portrait Print and Projected Competition

The competition was judged by Chris Drury LRPS who had a difficult task with so many entries.  The Print Trophy was awarded to Ron Churchill for his portrait of “Francesca”;  John Draper’s “The Monk” and “Stanley” taking second and third place respectively.  Julia Wainwright won the Projected Trophy with “Starstruck” ; Judy Buckley-Sharp’s  “Man of Straw” took second place and Alan Colegrave’s “Water Fun, Bialystok, Poland” was third.  Among the number of Highly Commended prints and images were “Profile of Molly” by Alan Graham and “Carlos” by Judith Gimber.

Many congratulations to Ron and Julia for winning the trophies.  Thanks to everyone who entered and came along to support the evening and a special thanks to Chris Drury.