2019 – Round 1 Bi-Monthly Results February 7th. 2019

Throughout the year SYPC have a schedule of 6 bi-monthly member competitions.

Brian Swinyard – was our Round 1  external judge for the first of our Bi-Monthly 2019 Competitions. Brian has visited SYPC some 4 times over the years either as a judge or a speaker and is always very welcome. Brian’s constructive review of the prints and digital images was well received drawing on many years of Photographic experience, with words of encouragement and constructive comments for improvement.

Brian reviewed and commented on 86 images (36 prints and 50 digital images). All of Brian’s comments and suggestions were well received we look forward to Brian’s return to SYPC in 2020 as either a speaker or judge.

Below is a Table of the TOP 8 images and their  Authors for each Section.

Round 1  Prints Author Place
Horizon Walk Mark Seaman 1st.
I Don’t Like Birds John Scantlebury 2nd.
Stormy Iceland Carole Brown 3rd.
Cottage in the Glen Adrian Smithson 4th.
Windmill near Bruge Dave Bruten 5th.
From Rags to Riches Pete Atkins 6th.
Down the Drain Margaret Snee 7th.
Smoking Zone Stuart Lewis 8th.
Round 1 Digital Images Author Place
Avenue Mark Seaman 1st.
Sunset at Severn Crossing Terry Cooper 2nd.
Stag in Glen Etive Peter Range 3rd.
The Pose Jeremy Harris 4th.
Water Colours Eileen Scantlebury 5th.
Night Church John Portlock 6th.
Vineyard Pete Atkins 7th.
Night at the Reservoir Carole Brown 8th.

Below is a copy of the FIRST Place Print

“Horizon” by Mark Seaman 

Below is a copy of the First Place Digital Image

Avenue” by Mark Seaman

Additionally the Top 8 Digital Images and Top 3 Prints can be found in the Competition Tab of this website at – http://www.sypc.org.uk/gallery/index.php/2016-Competitions/2019-Competition-Results

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