Nelson Camera Club

Competition Results 2017
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Annual Print Competition ​​2017

Prints - General​​​

​​1st Place and winner of the J W Frankland Cup
      Clock Repairs by Bill Smith
2nd Place
      Leaving the Underground by Roger Johnstone

3rd Place
      Top Hats at Dawn by Tony Mellor CPAGB











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Prints - Photojournalism

1st Place and winner of the Ken Oldfield Trophy​​
      Alpinists making tracks above Chamonix
      by Anne-Marie Imeson​
2nd Place
      Tree Felling on Downham Lanes by Howard Harrison
3rd Place
       Leader of the Peleton, Colne Grand Prix
      ​ by Bill Smith 











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Prints - Monochrome​​

​​ ​1st Place and winner of the Walter Harper Cup ​ 
       Portrait of Alan by Bill Smith
2nd Place
       Nathan by Michael Whittaker CPAGB
3rd Place
       Rocks above Widdop Reservoir by Bill Smith











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​​Prints - Nature

1st Place and winner of the Maisie Alice Harrison Trophy
      Tawny Owl by Roger Johnstone
2nd Place
      Moroccan Orange Tip Butterfly by Roger Johnstone
3rd Place
       Harvest Mouse on Teasel by Howard Harrison
Annual Digital Competition 2017

Projected​​ Digital Images

General​

1st Place and winner of the Henry Smith Cup
      Sunset on the Fishing hut by Tony Mellor CPAGB

2nd Place
      The Banner Lady by Michael Aspden

3rd Place
      Oscar by Jeff Needham















Nature​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

1st Place and winner of the John Moore Trophy
      Red Kite by Andy Pritchard

2nd Place
      Wasp Spider - Minsmere by Roger Johnstone

3rd Place
      Goldfinch Collecting Nesting Material
       by Bill Smith​
Print Photographer of The Year 2016
went to ​
Michael Whittaker CPAGB

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Projected Image ​​Photographer of The Year 2016
went to​
Andy Pritchard

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"The D F Jopson Cup"
for the best 5 minute AV Competition 2017, went to
Ken Wilmore
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Cosford Air Display

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Clockwork copy
Leaving the Underground
Top Hats at Dawn
Alpinists making tracks above Chamonix
Tree Felling on Downham's Lanes
Leader of the Peleton   Colne Grand Prix
Alan
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Rocks above widdop reservoir
Red Kite
Wasp Spider - Minsmere
Gold finch collecting nesting material of a bullrush
Tawny Owl
Morrocan Orange Tip Butterfly
Harvest Mouse on Teasel
Sunset on the Fishing Hut
34 The Banner Lady
69 Oscar
Monthly Print Competition - 25th April 2017
1st   One Man and his Dog  - Bill Smith
​2nd  Blue Tit with Blossom  - Howard Harrison
3rd  Beyond Repair -  Michael Whittaker CPAGB
​4th  Long Tailed Tit -  Bill Smith
5th  Sunset, Salford Quays - Roger Johnstone
6th  Speeding Train - David Clegg
One man and his Dog copy. tony
Blue Tit 062
Beyond Repair
Lond tailed Tit copy Tony
Sunset - Salford Quays
Speeding Train
Projected Digital Image Competition  9th May 2017
General.
1st - Canary Wharf - Entrance to Crossrail  - Roger Johnstone
2nd - Lakeland Sheep Farm - David Clegg
3rd - Church Window, Bodo, Norway -  Michael Whittaker CPAGB
4th - Lavender Field, Provence - Michael Whittaker CPAGB
5th - Railway Men taking a Break - Jean Greenwood 
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Nature.
 1st - Springtime - Blue Tit - Roger Johnstone
2nd - Damselflies Mating -   Andy Pritchard
 3rd - Goldfinch on Berberis in the Rain - Bill Smith
 4th - The Black Tailed Godwit - Michael Aspden
 5th - White Mute Swan - Ken Wilmore
Canary Wharf - Entrance to Crossrail
Lakeland Sheep Farm
Church Window, Bodo, Norway
Lavender Field,Provence
Railway men taking a Break
Springtime - Blue Tit
Damselflies Mating
Goldfinch on Berberis in the rain
The Black Tailed Godwit
White Mute Swan
Monthly Print Competition - 23rd May 2017
1st  _  Male Chaffinch in Oak Tree - Howard Harrison
​2nd _ Midnight Cowboy - Chris Robinson
​3rd -  Boathouse at Pooley Bridge, Ullswater - Anne-Marie Imeson 
​ 4th - Small Heath Butterfly - Roger Johnstone
​ 5th - Pendle, Last Snows of Winter - Howard Harrison 
 6th - Greenshank - Howard Harrison
Chaffinch in flight in oak tree
Midnight Cowboy
Boathouse at Pooley Bridge  Ullswater
Small Heath Butterfly
Pendle the last snows of winter
Greenshank
Monthly Print Competition - 22nd August 2017
1st  _  Three Juvenile Starlings Being Fed - Bill Smith
​2nd _ Study - Chris Robinson
​3rd -  Spanish Festoon Butterfly - Roger Johnstone
​ 4th - Last Rays of Sunshine at the Panopticon Above Wycoller - Bill Smith 
​ 5th - The Oldman of Storr - Isle of Skye - Bill Smith
 6th - Caroline - Michael Whittaker CPAGB
Staling Feeding three Young
Study
Spanish Festoon Butterfly
Panoptican Sunset
The Old Man of Storr   Skye Scotland
Caroline
Projected Digital Image Competition  12th Sepember 2017
General.
1st - Sunset Watcher - David Clegg
2nd - Frosty Morning, Weets Hill with Pendle - Bill Smith
3rd - Synchronization - Jean Greenwood
4th - Fighting for the Lead, Colne Grand Prix - Bill Smith
5th - Leander at Helwyth Bridge - Howard Harrison
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Nature.
 1st - Springtime - Blue Tit - Roger Johnstone
2nd - Damselflies Mating -   Andy Pritchard
 3rd - Goldfinch on Berberis in the Rain - Bill Smith
 4th - The Black Tailed Godwit - Michael Aspden
 5th - White Mute Swan - Ken Wilmore
Nature.
 1st - Common Blue Butterflies, Mating - Roger Johnstone
2nd - More! Starlings - Bill Smith
 3rd - Red Kite Fight in the rain - Andy Pritchard
 4th - Blue Tailed Damselflies Mating -Tony Mellor CPAGB
 5th - Gannet collecting nesting materials - Michael Aspden
Common Blue Butterflies - Mating
More !   Starlings
Red Kite (milvus milvus) fight in the rain
Blue Tailed Damselflies Mating
Gannet collecting nesting materials
Sunset Watcher
Frosty Morning Weets Hill with Pendle
Synchronization
Fighting for the lead  Colne Grand Prix
Leander at Helwyth Bridge
Monthly Print Competition - 22nd August 2017
1st  _  Three Juvenile Starlings Being Fed - Bill Smith
​2nd _ Study - Chris Robinson
​3rd -  Spanish Festoon Butterfly - Roger Johnstone
​ 4th - Last Rays of Sunshine at the Panopticon Above Wycoller - Bill Smith 
​ 5th - The Oldman of Storr - Isle of Skye - Bill Smith
 6th - Caroline - Michael Whittaker CPAGB
Monthly Print Competition - 26th September 2017
1st  _  Manx Norton & Me - Bill Smith
​2nd _ Coal Tit on Bulrush - Bill Smith
​3rd -  Boxed In - Tony Morris
​ 4th - Left to Rust - Victor Kobak
​ 5th - Sad Face under the Weather, Isle of Lewis - David Clegg
 6th - Susan with Hat - Michael Whittaker CPAGB
Manx Norton and me
Coal tit on a bullrush
Boxed In
Left to Rust
Sad Face, Under the Weather
Susan With Hat On
Annual Themed Competition "Dusk till Dawn" 17th October 2017
1st  _  Misty Morning, Ullswater - David Clegg
​2nd _ Waiting for Sunrise - Tony Mellor CPAGB
​3rd -  Sunrise Over Mont Blanc - Anne-Marie Imeson
​ 4th - Before Dawn Bamburgh Beach & Castle - Bill Smith
​ 5th - Blackpool Fireworks Display - Roger Johnstone
Misty Morning - Ullswater
Waiting for Sunrise
Sunrise over Mont Blanc
Before dawn Bamburgh beach and Castle
Blackpool Fireworks Display
Monthly Print Competition - 7th November 2017
1st  _  Tree Reflections, Ullswater - Tony Mellor CPAGB
​2nd _ Female Siskin on a mossy Branch - Bill Smith
​3rd -  Portrait of Bill with Hat - Bill Smith
​ 4th - Take Off, Starlings - Bill Smith
​ 5th - Relic of the Wild West - Michael Whittaker CPAGB
 6th​ - Lone Tree on Limestone - Anne- Marie Imeson
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Female Siskin
Portrait off Bill with hat
Take off
Relic Of The Wild West
Lone Tree on Limestone
Projected Digital Image Competition  28th November 2017
General.
1st - Sunset on Ancient Vaccary Walling - Bill Smith
2nd - Leaving the Underground - Roger Johnstone
3rd - Morning Stroll Fountains Abbey
     ​   MichaelWhittaker CPAGB
4th - Forever Friends - Michael Whittaker CPAGB
5th - Autumn Morning, Buttermere - Roger Johnstone
The Sunset on the Ancient Vaccary Walling above Wycoller copy
Leaving the Underground
Morning Stroll Fountains Abbey
Forever Friends
Autumn Morning - Buttermere
Nature.
 1st - Nuthatch - Tony Mellor CPAGB
2nd - Scarce Chasers Mating - Tony Mellor CPAGB
 3rd - Goldcrest - Anne-Marie Imeson
 4th - Hummingbird Hawkmoth -Tony Mellor CPAGB
 5th - Clouded Yellow Butterfly on Scabious -​ Roger Johnstone
Nuthatch
Scarce Chasers mating
Goldcrest
Hummingbird Hawkmoth_001
Clouded Yellow Butterfly on Scabious