The club's monthly competition takes place every four or five weeks throughout the year, and gives members the opportunity to share their work and hopefully impress the judge!  Our internal competitions are friendly events, with an emphasis on feedback and encouragement.

July 2017 (judge: Graham Dean AFIAP CPAGB BPE1*)

Pos Prints Author
1 Smoking Cigarettes can be Fatal Jeff Kay
2 Tram no.1 John Cowburn
3 Auschwiz Concentration Camp Bill Senior CPAGB
     
Pos DPIs Author
1 I'm not with Them! Bill Nairn CPAGB
2 Darwen Lights Bill Nairn CPAGB
3= Rose Bill Senior CPAGB
3= The Smoke that Thunders John Cowburn

 

June 2017 (judge: Jim Cunningham, Blackburn & District Camera Club)

Pos Prints Author
1 Here's Lookin' at You, Kid Jeff Kay
2 Where've You Been? Jeff Kay
3 The Beach Bill Nairn CPAGB
Pos DPIs Author
1 Point D'en Gil, Menorca Iain Houghton
2 Bringing up the Rear Les Price
3 The Master Bill Nairn CPAGB

 

May 2017 (judge: Bill Nairn CPAGB)

Pos Prints Author
1 Evening Blossom Alex Dawson
2 Mobile Busker Alex Dawson
     
Pos DPIs Author
1 Ready to Depart Iain Houghton
2 Heineken on Pulmonaria Bill Senior CPAGB
3 Innominate House Bill Senior CPAGB

 

April 2017 (judge: Iain Houghton)

Pos Prints Author
1 Moorland Raptor Alex Dawson
2 Greenwich College Alex Dawson
3= Cornered Jeff Kay
3= Autumn in Sunnyhurst Woods Graham Law
Pos DPIs Author
1 Buttermere Pines Michael Foley
2 Tulip Bill Senior CPAGB
3 Hawker Demon Martin Powell
     

 

March 2017 (judge: Anthony Sanderson, Accrington Camera Club)

Pos Prints Author
1 Porcelain Fungus Bill Senior CPAGB
2 Paint, Lichen & Rust Iain Houghton
3 Santa Special David Crabtree
Pos DPIs Author
1 That's Interesting! Bill Nairn CPAGB
2 Pollen Collecting Bill Nairn CPAGB
3 Moss With Capsules Bill Senior CPAGB

 

February 2017 (judge: Alex Dawson)

Pos Prints Author
1 Edinburgh from Calton Hill Iain Houghton
2 Young Robin Bill Senior CPAGB
3= The Music Maker Bill Nairn CPAGB
3= Santa Special at Ramsbottom David Crabtree
Pos DPIs Author
1 Echo David Fowler
2 Fog at the Pit David Fowler
3= Brown Hare Having Wash Les Price
3= Four-Spotted Chaser Michael Foley

 

January 2017 (judge: Graham Dean AFIAP CPAGB BPE1*)

Pos Prints Author
1 Bath Time Bill Nairn CPAGB
2 Old State House, Boston Iain Houghton
3 Black-veined White Michael Foley
Pos DPIs Author
1 Grizzly Growl Les Price
2 Ice Cold Carnedds John Cowburn
3 Winter Sun over Darwen John Rutherford

 

December 2016 (judge: Jeff Kay)

Pos Prints Author
1 Robin Bill Senior CPAGB
2 Lesser Fiery Copper Michael Foley
3= Mindfulness Alex Dawson
Pos DPIs Author
1 Sunshine & Showers Iain Houghton
2 Morning Frost Michael Foley
3 Sunflower Tommy Eatough

 

November 2016 (judge: Bill Nairn CPAGB)

Pos Prints Author
1 Sisters Bill Senior CPAGB
2 Sulphur Tufts Bill Senior CPAGB
3= Graffiti Pete Reddy
     
Pos DPIs Author
1 Heron Iain Houghton
2 First Flight Jeff Kay
3= Fetch Jeff Kay
3= Heliopsis Bill Senior CPAGB

 

October 2016 (judge: Iain Houghton)

Pos Prints Author
1 Scaeva pyrastri Mike Foley
2 Blow, Man, Blow! Bill Nairn CPAGB
3= Tortoiseshell Butterfly Jeff Kay
3= Cathedral Tower and Buildings at Chester Pete Reddy
Pos DPIs Author
1 Mushrooms Bill Senior ARPS CPAGB
2 October in Sardinia David Fowler
3 "God it's Hot"" Bill Nairn CPAGB
     

 

September 2016 (judge: Graham Dean AFIAP CPAGB BPE1*)

Pos Prints Author
1 Impending Storm Bill Senior ARPS CPAGB
2 Agapanthus Bill Senior ARPS CPAGB
3= Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Jim Horsfield
3= Vlatava Reflections Alex Dawson
Pos DPIs Author
1 As the Gunge Clears Bill Senior ARPS CPAGB
2 Reds: "Smoke On" Martin Powell
3= Golden Dung Fly Bill Senior ARPS CPAGB
3= The Cycling Knight Mike Foley

 

August 2016 (judge: Ken Geddes LRPS from Ribblesdale Camera Club)

Pos Prints Author
1 Moon Jellyfish Iain Houghton
2 Neighbours Alex Dawson
3 A Ride in the Rain Jeff Kay
Pos DPIs Author
1 Lakeland Autumn John Cowburn
2 VW's Latest Diesel Lorry John Cowburn
3 South Stack Sunset Iain Houghton