I am very keen on competitions and have had some success in the BPE salons, PAGB inter-club competitions, and international competitions such as International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY), Landscape Photographer of the Year, ND AwardsAmateur Photographer of the Year (APOY), N-Photo (Nikon) Photographer of the Year, and the Buglife Awards.

IGPOTY Awards:

First place: 1

Second place: 1

Third place: 2

Finalist: 5

Highly commended: 8

Commended: 4


BPE5*      DPAGB (view the set)

2nd place overall, Amateur Photographer of the Year, 2020

Winner, 'World of Fungi', IGPOTY 2022

BPE Salon Awards:

Gold medals: 3

Silver medals: 3

Selector's awards: 10

Highly commended: 14

Commended: 28

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Article in Practical Photography magazine, Nov 2019, about my Three Marbled Whites photo
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Article in the Times, 5/8/20, about the results of the Macro Art contest of the International Garden Photographer of the Year
Article in Amateur Photographer, March 2021, about my image 'Winter Peaks'
Article in Amateur Photographer, April 2021,
about my image 'Autumn Harmony', which came 3rd in the Abstract Views category of IGPOTY