Strike in the Bay of Naples
On 30th November the club began the highlight of the club's competition season The Annual Competition.

This first evening was devoted to dpi entries. These were judged by Stehen Dean, who revealed his choices accompanied by valuable, erudite comments.

On 7th December the club saw the the judging of the print entries by David Gibbons. David gave constructive comments on each image and marked them to determine the final winners.

The presentation of the silver trophies took place on 14 December.  Club President Richard Lloyd presented the silver trophies for the winning entries in both the Annual competition, and the trophies for the points accumulated in the bi monthly competitions. 

Thank you to everyone who entered images, providing two evenings of great photography.

Award winners this year were….


Ebb tide at Steetley Pier Neil Whittaker  
Ebb tide at Steetley Pier Neil Whittaker  
Madrid street scene Neil Cook 1st
The Ford Neil Cook HC
Arlington Row Neil Cook C
Ebb tide at Steetley Pier Neil Whittaker 1st
Street lamps, Hastings Janet Tierney 2nd
Arcade, La Madeleine, Paris Janet Tierney 3rd
Run aground Neil Whittaker HC
From the dawn of time Neil Whittaker C
The train arriving at Platform 1 is … ! Richard Lloyd C
The waitress Janet Tierney C
Environmental statement Anna Holt 1st
St. Mary's Church, Kirkby Lonsdale Richard Lloyd 2nd
The swimming pool, Girton College, Cambridge Janet Tierney 3rd
Oscar Neil Whittaker 1st
Chris Neil Whittaker 2nd
Hook Nose Girl Richard Lloyd 3rd
Anika Neil Whittaker HC
Mistress McKie, singing as she waulks Janet Tierney C
Hey, mister, is that gun loaded? Neil Whittaker 1st
O2 Arena and Docklands from the Emirates cable car, London Richard Lloyd 2nd
Israeli F15 fighter at RAF Waddington Cobra Meet Richard Lloyd 3rd
Wet day rugby Bill Rhoades C
Natural History    
Grey squirrel Richard Lloyd 1st
Fighting avocets Janet Tierney 2nd
Thistle 'echinops' John Marris 3rd
Bi Monthly Award Tray - Mono Neil Whittaker  
Simple gift Maria Rhoades  
Church tower view Neil Cook 1st
In Bloom Neil Cook HC
Roller shutter door Neil Cook C
Simple gift Maria Rhoades 1st
Storm Brewing Neil Whittaker 2nd
Millenium Bridge Neil Whittaker 3rd
Storm brewing over watermill, Lower Slaughter Richard Lloyd HC
Overspill, Ladybower Reservoir Richard Lloyd C
Reflections John Marris C
Vase of sunflowers Maria Rhoades C
Detail of west window, Southwell Minster Janet Tierney 1st
LNER Thompson class Mayflower, showing details Richard Lloyd 2nd
Frieze, west front, Lincoln Cathedral Janet Tierney 3rd
Megan Neil Whittaker 1st
Madam Butterfly Richard Lloyd 2nd
Bearded traveller Richard Lloyd 3rd
Margaret Neil Whittaker C
Flying tackle Bill Rhoades 1st
Residents enjoying the Platinum Jubilee, Kirton Lindsey Maria Rhoades 2nd
Off stump gone Bill Rhoades 3rd
Van Morrison in concert Neil Whittaker HC
Apprentice Boys march, Londonderry Janet Tierney C
Matti, gospel singer Neil Whittaker C
Panavia Tornado, 41 Squadron 95th anniversary Richard Lloyd C
Natural History  
Warring redshanks Janet Tierney 1st
Inbound North Atlantic gannet Richard Lloyd 2nd
Greater spotted woodpecker Richard Lloyd 3rd
Heron with water drops Maria Rhoades HC
Bluetit Neil Whittaker C
Garden spider Maria Rhoades C
Jay feeding Bill Rhoades C
Squirrel in the woods Maria Rhoades C
Bi Annual Trophy - Colour Neil Whittaker  
Strike in the Bay of Naples Peter Wright 1st
Firewool Peter Wright 2nd
Fisherman's sunrise Neil Cook 3rd
Supporting the Ukraine Neil Cook HC
Hawk jet and poppies Neil Cook C
Low tide at Steetley pier Neil Whittaker 1st
Penshaw sunset Neil Whittaker 2nd
Ancholme River sunset Bill Rhoades 3rd
Godrevy lighthouse and coastline Richard Lloyd HC
Panel of 5 late medieval Chinese ceramic dragon tiles Janet Tierney 1st
St. Andrews's, Kirton Lindsey Paul Fawcett 2nd
F15 on readiness, RAF Lakenheath Richard Lloyd 3rd
The Invisible Men & the Masque of Blackness, YSP Neil Whittaker HC
Julian, ex-paratrooper Neil Whittaker 1st
Lady in red Paul Fawcett 2nd
Lost in Time Paul Fawcett 3rd
No looking back Paul Fawcett HC
Harriet Janet Tierney C
Modern time flow Paul Fawcett C
Touch down Bill Rhoades 1st
Gospel singers Neil Whittaker 2nd
Blood, sweat and determination Bill Rhoades 3rd
Firestarter Paul Fawcett HC
Middle stump gone Bill Rhoades HC
Natural History  
Marsh frog Richard Lloyd 1st
Little egret hunting in reeds Richard Lloyd 2nd
Serene preen Janet Tierney 3rd
New shoot Ruth Holt HC
Ladybird and garden spider Maria Rhoades C
Puffins Maria Rhoades C
Goth in Whitby Paul Fawcett 1st
Angel Steven Woods 2nd
You need hands Steven Woods 3rd
Ashford in the Water Richard Lloyd HC
Bass in the basement Neil Whittaker HC
Alfie Ruth Holt C
Windswept tree Steven Woods C
Bi Annual Trophy - Digital Neil Whittaker  
Astronaut's nightmare Maria Rhoades 1st