Monthly Competition Results

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PDI Open Competition No 1 January 2019

On Thursday 21st January 2019 the club held its first  competition of the year.

On this occassion members  were invited to enter images in Projected Digital Image (PDI) format for their Advanced, Intermediate, or Club Level of membership competition status.

The judge for this event was Rob Hockney who is a photographer of high regard and qualifications, who with his comments and thought provoking advice on images keeps his audience engaged.

The competition is in 3 parts with the Club Level images being displayed first. In this level our judge awarded 2 images the top score of 20 points and these were;

                             Two boats on Loch Rusky                            Three boats on Loch Rusky

                     "Two Boats on Loch Rusky" by Margaret Irwin                          "Three Boats on Loch Rusky" by Margaret Irwin


In the Intermediate Level of competition the judge awarded 3 images the top mark of 20 points, and these were;


                                                                              Magnet fishing  

                                                                                "Magnet Fishing" by Chris Evans

                Castlerigg                          Iron Man

                                 "Castlerigg" by Dave Bell                                                                          "Iron Man" by Ken Tebay


The final competition of the evening was for the Advanced Level of members and the judge awarded 4 images the top mark of 20 points, and these were;

                                Gteat Crested Grebes Courting                      Foggy evening on Rydal Water

                     "Great Crested Grebes Courting" by Richard Towell                   "Foggy Evening on Rydal Water" by John Durkin


                                 Steetley Pier                       Passion Flowers

                                         "Steetley Pier" by Phil Durkin                                       "Passion Flower" by Peter Thomasson


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