CHURCHES OF  SOUTH EAST NORTHUMBERLAND

CHURCHES OF SOUTH EAST NORTHUMBERLAND

I guess I walked into this one with my eyes wide open! Unable to resist a challenge, I entered a “competition” run by the South East Northumberland Ecumenical Area to enter some images of 5 of their Methodist and URC churches. As the reward was to...
TALL SHIP PHOTO DOING THE ROUNDS

TALL SHIP PHOTO DOING THE ROUNDS

I received a certificate this week from the Northern Counties Federation regarding this ‘creative’ image based on a ship we saw as we left the island of la Gomera one evening some years ago.  The systems and processes of the various competitions at club,...
DOWN TO THE BEACH

DOWN TO THE BEACH

Lots of trips down to the beach near our bungalow recently, two photos from which appeared in the local rag from their weekly top 4 Facebook competition.  Gazette readers absolutely love the beaches, especially fairly deserted ones, and tend to vote for those, or...
SPOTLIGHT ON CRASTER

SPOTLIGHT ON CRASTER

Congratulations to my sister, who asked me to send her some photographic inspiration for an entry to the Northumberland AONB written word competition.  I chose Craster as the location, and sent a couple of images, of which I would guess the first one set the scene for...
BLACKSMITH’S HAMMER FORGED A HIT

BLACKSMITH’S HAMMER FORGED A HIT

Pleased that my Beamish blacksmith was awarded Highly Commended in the NCPF Beamish Trophy, and was shortlisted in the October competition of the RPS, which was on the theme of “People at work”.  He also gained a second place in the first camera club...