Wear Area Battle

This Competition took place on Friday 20th November at Washington Camera Club.

For the first time since 1991 all Nine Clubs in the Wear Area took part. (Except for the Postal Portfolio and Northern AV Group). The Audience numbered 69 and the Judging was followed by yet another superb buffet provided by Washington Members.

Our Judge for the evening was Simon Allan.EFIAP,MPAGB. of Dumfries. His first comments were how impressed he was with the very high standard of entry and his articulate and educational comments were very well received and we thank him for travelling so far to be with us.

The results are as follows:

9th Place …. Esh Winning.

8th Place …. Castleside.

7th Place …. Chester-Le-Street.

6th Place …. Stanhope.

5th Place …. Consett.

4th Place …. Washington.

3rd Place …. Sunderland.

2nd Place …. Bishop Auckland.

1st Place …. Durham.

The Image which scored the maximum of 30 points was ‘ALCEDO at his FISHING’ by Michael Watson of Durham Photographic Society (Shown below). The medal and the Wear Area Trophy were presented to Joe Grabham of Durham by Simon Allan.

Ken Henderson.APAGB.

Alcedo at his fishing

Alcedo at his fishing by Michael Watson Durham PS