You will be pleased (I hope) to learn that we have just launched this year's Amateur Photographer of the Year competition. Once again it is...
Entry for round 6 of the APoY 2015 comp - street photography.
This was my entry for APOY 2015 Round 5 Macro which didn't get placed.
1st Peter Gilbert, Devon 44pts
Canon EOS 40D, 100mm macro, 1/60sec at f/18, ISO 200, ringflash with LED handheld torch for backlighting
Kuntal Paul, India
Canon EOS 10D, 28mm-135mm, 0.5 sec at f/3.5. ISO 100
Judges say, 'Kuntal very skilfully used the modelling lamp of a...
Mani Puthuran, East Yorkshire
Large format, Fujichrome Provia
Judges say, 'We love the beautiful golden light and the complete stillness of...
Mark Cresswell, Hertfordshire
Nikon Coolpix, P50, 28mm 1/8Sec at f/2.8, ISO 315
Judges say, 'Not only has Mark found a stunning reflection,...
Nathaniel Gonzales, Oxfordshire
Canon EOS 400D, 70-300mm, 1/500sec at f/7.1 ISO 200
Judges say, Beautiful tones, wonderfully framed and...
Ed Babb, London
Canon EOS 400D, 50mm, 1/1250sec at f/7.1, ISO 200
To those living in Phnom Penhs city dump in Cambodia, the smoke and...
Roberto de Andrade, Brazil
Olympus C-60Z, 1/125ssec at f/7.1, ISO 100
Roberto began photography shooting mainly Kodak Tri-X 400 black and...
James Standley, Dorset
Nikon D3, 28-135mm, 1/160sec at f/5.6, ISO 400
James says, I spotted this Thai kick boxer in between rounds three...
Dave Fletcher, Tyne and Wear
Canon EOS 20D, 15-30mm, 1/100sec at f/20, ISO 200
'Sheena and her dogs in the Scottish Highlands'.
Gerry Boyle, Scottish Borders
Yashica Mat 124, 80mm, Kodak CP 100
Judges say, 'A well-observed, timeless scene with strong light and colour.'
Alex Ulivi, Isle of Arran
Canon EOS 40D, 17-85mm, 1/60sec at f/4, ISO 100
Judges say, 'Alexs vantage point for this shot of the birth of...
Ricardo Alarcon, Gloucestershire
Nikon D90, 80-200mm, 1/160sec at f/2.8, ISO 400
Judges say, 'Ricardos narrow crop emphasises the tight...
Jan de Brauw, Devon
Nikon D700, 50mm, 1/200sec at f/11, ISO 100
The chap who works in the salvage yard next to my office
John Swannick, Shropshire
Nikon D200, 18-105mm, 1/320sec at f/4.2, ISO 160
'Train crew at Severn Valley Railway, Bridgnorth, Shropshire'...
Zoltan Karpati, London
Sigma SD14, 18-55mm, 1/320sec at f/2.8
Judges say, 'Zoltans nice, tight frame is perfectly composed, and the...
Alexander Ong, London
Nikon D3, 70-200mm, 1/350sec at f/2.8
'Preparing for school, Kalapani, Nepal'
Judges say, 'A wonderful,...
Ian Biggs, Northamptonshire
Canon EOS 5D, 70-200mm, 1/250sec at f/2.8, ISO 100
Judges say, 'Excellent light, and a nice low perspective...
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