Summer Challenge 2021
“Summer Postcard from ———“
Fill in the blank for yourself. It could be: Summer postcard from my garden, Summer postcard from (holiday resort), Summer postcard from our village etc. Postcards normally have an enticing scene on them so see what you can do. Entries will be posted on Flickr.
Each member may enter up to 3 images, the usual 1600×1200 pixels, sRGB colour space, with the file named as Title by Name.
Entries should be sent to email@example.com The closing date will be Friday 27 August 2021. Members will be asked to vote for their three favourites after this date.
Best wishes for a photographic summer. Kathleen
Summer Challenge 2020
Your task this year was to photograph one of your hobbies, as you were probably thrown back onto your own resources and hobbies during lockdown.
Summer Challenge 2019
“The Effects of Water (or lack of it)“
39 images were entered for this year’s Summer Challenge, and the winners were –
Summer Challenge 2018
“Ready for the Day“
18 members entered the Summer Challenge, but only 15 members voted which is disappointing.
The results are –
FIRST No. 06 Sail buggies ready by Mike Young
SECOND No. 01 Ready for their Day by Harold Russell
THIRD No. 05 Preparing for the Day by Kathleen Bird
Summer Challenge 2017
“Hands at Work”
17 members entered the Summer Challenge, and we finally managed to collect 20 voters.
The clear winner was “Pottery Painting” (#17) by Angus McKay.
4th #7 Hands at work, feet at play by David Bird
5th = #23 Medieval hand writing by Paul Crook
5th = #30 Tightening by Grant Dawkins
5th = #34 The Longest Pray by Gordon Rae
Summer Challenge 2016
“Reflection(s) in the Wet”
In the end, after pointed reminders, 22 members voted and the results are:
First: with 24 points Number 17 Knahsneerg Reflection by John Wichall
Second: with 18 points Number 5 I’m Coming by Angus McKay
Third: with 11 points Number 6 Strange Reflections by Angus McKay
Fourth: with 10 points Number 22 Reflection in a Circle in a Spiral by Gordon Rae
To see all the entries go to this album
Summer Challenge 2015
“The Colour of Summer”
Summer Challenge 2014 Slideshow
“All the fun of the Fair”. “Fair” in this case can include carnivals, fetes, street parties, craft markets etc.
Results of the members’ voting is below.
Summer Challenge 2013
This year the theme is “Summer Self Portrait”.
With the Olympics dominating our summer I thought this summer’s website photo challenge
should be “Summer Sport”. Even if, like me, you will only see the main action on TV, I am
sure there will be plenty of local opportunities to get a cracking photo for the challenge.
Winner – Olympic Road Race by John Gamble