An annual club competition where you have two weeks from the titles being published to the competition - so images come from stock. The winner chooses next years titles and judges it. I won in 2013. D'oh.
Standing at the far end of the underpass beneath V8 near Ashland and spinning wool attempting to make an orb. The graffiti looks good, the sparks and bounces look fantastic - but I'm not sure we ever figured out how to make the orb!
Scored 17/20 in the Night Photography competition, May 2013.
Scored 19/20 in the 2013 Versatility Challenge (Fire).
Entered into the Colour PDI section of the 9th Swansea International Salon 2013 where it scored 13/15 and was accepted into the exhibition.
Entered into the 39th Smethwick International Exhibition (Colour PDI category) where it scored 11/15 and was accepted into the exhibition.
Entered into the 2014 Bristol Salon of Photography (Open category) where it scored .../15.
Entered into the 3rd Port Talbot International Salon (Open Colour category) where it scored 9/15.
Entered into the Vale of Evesham Camera Club 2014 Exhibition (Colour category) where it scored 10/15 and was not accepted.
Playing with the 50mm lens attached to a 12mm extension tube, a pile of change on the bench looks quite good close up. The scratches on the 20p piece are almost invisible to the naked eye, but the detail showing here surprised me.
Scored 13/20 in the Song Titles competition, February 2013 and 18/20 in the 2013 Versatility Challenge (Macro).
While we were sitting on the pier this lady strolled up in front of us - four guys with cameras - and we are sure she stood there deliberately. The colour of her hair and the skirt blowing in the wind made it a shot and a half. Very pleased with it.
Scored 27/20 in the 2013 Versatility Challenge (Street).