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Beyond Group BPE 2015 - Highly Commended
10th August 2015
I was awarded a highly commended ribbon for my image 'Indian Swamp Deer Grazing' in the 2015 Beyond Group British Photographic Exhibition Salon. The exhibition will be in September near Ipswich.



I also got 'Not Quite Symmetrical' accepted too.

London Region Summer Championships 30th May
30th May 2015
The action photos from May 30th are here to view until August 30th. They can be purchased from this website, should you wish to. Prints are done individually on quality paper and price includes postage. As an ex-competitive swimmer myself it was good to see so many great swims from you all and to experience the atmosphere. All of my photos are now posted - I only attended the morning session on 30th.

Click on either image below to go to the gallery for session 16.

EFIAP/b awarded - for international accepted images
28th May 2015
I got confirmation today of my new distinction - the EFIAP/b (b = bronze).
The Federation Internationale de L'Art Photographique (FIAP) is an organisation which promotes exhibitions/competitions across the world. Acceptances into those exhibitions are accumulated along with awards and their distinctions awarded when certain criteria have been met.
The three awards I needed for this distinction, can be seen below. They were achieved in Germany (DVF), England (Smethwick) and Canada (Toronto).
Click on one of the images to go to my exhibition acceptances gallery.

Harlow Photographic Society - 2nd place - Portrait competition
26th May 2015
The image below came 2nd in my camera club's Portrait Cup on 21st May 2015. It was a projected digital image competition.
The image was taken in an Indian village in Rajasthan. The kid goat is just 3 days old and the young boy was proudly showing off the newborn.

London Region Summer Championships May 2015
15th May 2015
The action photos from May 9th and 10th are here to view until August 9th and 10th respectively. They can be purchased from this website, should you wish to. Prints are done individually on quality paper and price includes postage. As an ex-competitive swimmer myself it was good to see so many great swims from you all and to experience the atmosphere. All of my photos are now posted.

Click on an image below to link to that gallery.
.... Sessions 10 to 12 on 9th May ......... Sessions 13-15 on 10th May

**New Gallery** Budapest to Amsterdam
04th April 2015
Photos taken on a river cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam, along the Danube, Main and Rhine rivers plus the Danube Main Canal that completes the link enabling ship passage from the North Sea to the Black Sea.

Click on the image below to go to that gallery.

Harlow Photographic Society - 3rd place - Print league 2014/15
17th March 2015
Just three points separated the top three places in Harlow PS's print league. There were four rounds with eight prints in total. I scored 147 out of a possible 160, with four of them gaining a top mark of 20. I seem to be getting third place in everything! My prints were these -