AGS Photographic Competition, 2010 - Winners
Overall Winner 2010.
Overall 2010 AGS Photographic Competition Winner (The best photograph from all classes) : Bob Gibbons, Wimborne, Dorset, UK, for Tussilago farfara (Class Three).
First: Zeng gang, Sichuan Alpine Ecology Centre, P.R. of China.
Mt Minya Konka, Sichuan Province, China: July 2010.
Second: Karen Gregory, London, UK.
Below the Sella Group, Dolomites, Italy: August 2010.
Third: Bob Gibbons, Wimborne, Dorset, UK.
Bow Valley, Alberta, Canada: July 2010.
First: William Raymond, Iwerne Minster, Blandford Forum, Dorset, UK.
Gran Paradiso National Park, Italy: June 2007.
Second: Erik Holgersen, Jyllinge, Denmark.
Obergurgl, Austria: July 2010.
Third: Tony Hughes, Malvern, Worcestershire, UK.
Roadside in central Sardinia: April 2010.
First: Bob Gibbons, Wimborne, Dorset, UK.
Swiss Alps: June 2010.
Second: Liam McCaughey, Ballinderry, Upper Lisburn, N. Ireland.
Pulsatilla ambigua sp. ambigua.
Photographed in the greenhouse against a dark card: April 2010.
Third: Howard and Sally Wills, Torrington, Devon, UK.
Sempervivum calcareum ‘Guillaumes’.
In cultivation, Plant Heritage Collection at Torrington: June 2005.
First: Cliff Booker, Whitworth, Lancashire, UK.
Mazarine Blue Butterfly (Cyaniris semiargus).
In meadows, Passo Gardena, Dolomites: July 2009.
Second: Tony Hughes, Malvern, Worcestershire, UK.
Immature Mantis (Empusa pennata) on Serapias cordigera.
Near Dorgali, Sardinia: April 2010.
Hilary Birks: Loddefjord, Norway.
Goats (Capra aegagrus hircus).
Rupin Valley, Himachal Pradesh, India: July 2007.
Class 5. (for Digital Images)
First: Celia Sawyer, Oxford, UK.
An abstract of Primula allioni.
Image created using a liquefy filter in Photoshop Elements 6.
Second: Steve Clayton, Ripponden, Halifax. Yorkshire, UK.
A montage created using Photoshop CS.
Third: Tony Duffey, Southport, Merseyside, UK.
Image created by digital manipulation in Photoshop Elements 5.