Hungerford Camera Club 29th Annual Exhibition 2016

Hungerford Camera Club held their 29th annual photography exhibition last weekend and it was met with great praise from the members of the public who attended. The club had 262 images on display covering many subjects including landscapes, wildlife, portraits, abstracts, transport and many more. Prizes were given out to the photographers for best image at the exhibition, the best black and white image, the best portrait image, the best image of Hungerford and the best panel of images. The public also voted for the image that they felt was the best.

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If you are interested in finding out a bit more about Hungerford Camera Club why not pop along to one of their weekly meetings. They meet in the Corn Exchange every Thursday evening from 7:45-10pm. Find out more on the website

The main Hofgartner Cup and the Tom Bell Trophy (best panel) judged this year by Tony Oliver ARPS,CPAGB,BPE2*. Competition winners are listed below (the judge also awarded around 20 Highly Commended awards, some of which can be seen in the slideshow).

The Hofgartner Cup

1st. Walking the dog, Traigh Rosamol, Isle of Harris – Simon Ball
2nd. Rubi – Kelly Louise Jennings
3rd. Lifetime of Laundry – Richard Zimmerman

Cooks Crystal Award – Best Black and White image
1st. In Merlin’s Cave – Micky Thompson ARPS
2nd. Dungeness D – Tony Goodger
3rd. 40 Winks – Richard Zimmerman

Patricia Nicholson Award – Best Portrait
1st. On My Own – Christopher Cox
2nd. The Driver – Barry Stone
3rd. Swinging – Steve Woof

Rod Desmeules Trophy – Best Hungerford image
1st. Path to the Church – Christopher Cox
2nd. Snow on the Canal – Christopher Cox
3rd. Sanham Green Footpath – Peter King

The Tom Bell Trophy – Best Panel
1st. Dungeness – Tony Goodger
2nd. Cute as a Daisy – Kelly Louise Jennings
3rd. McLaren – Brian Price

Public Vote
1st. Glen Coe Winter Reflections – Simon Ball
2nd. Descent into Grunge – Richard Zimmerman
3rd. Merlin – Micky Thompson ARPS




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