Take a look at the winners and runners-up from the The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers' recent photography competition: 'Monochrome Portraiture'

The winning image selected by the Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (SWPP) was taken by Kati Fichtelmen, a Manchester-based photographer.

Phil Jones, The Societies of Photographers’ CEO, said: ‘Kati’s image delivers the theme of the competition perfectly, a beautiful portrait with a pleasing monochromatic feel.’

Kati has won 12 months membership to the SWPP for her image. Runners-up Martin Leckie and Angela Adams have both won 6 months membership.

View the winning and highly commended images in the gallery above (click to view full-screen).

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The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (SWPP) has announced the winner and runners up of their recent ‘Monochrome Portraiture’ photography competition.

For this competition we asked for ‘Monochrome Portraiture’ entries could have been anything from weddings, children, pets, and families anything that shows the monochromatic essence of the image

Kati Fichtelmann’s image was chosen as the winner from over 380 entries.

Kati has won 12 months membership to The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (SWPP). Phil Jones. The Societies CEO says “Kati’s image delivers the theme of the competition perfectly, a beautiful portrait with a pleasing monochromatic feel.”

The Runners-up Martin Leckie and Angela Adams have both won 6 months membership to the SWPP organisation respectively.

Here are the winners –

1st place – Kati Fichtelmann http://www.swpp.co.uk/mon-por/1st.htm

2nd place – Martin Leckie http://www.swpp.co.uk/mon-por/2nd.htm

3rd place – Angela Adams http://www.swpp.co.uk/mon-por/3rd.htm

Also there were 16 highly commended images

http://www.swpp.co.uk/mon-por/hc.htm

View all the entries here

http://www.swpp.co.uk/mon-por/entries.htm

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