WCPF Audio Visual Competition 2017

23rd April 2017
WCPF AV Competition 2017



The WCPF Audio Visual Competition 2017 was held at Clyst St Mary Exeter on Saturday April 1st, unfortunatly the Judge Martin Fry FRPS, AFIAP, BPE2*, APAGB was unwell on the day and unable to attend, but he had pre-judged the sequences and his comments and awards were read out by the WCPF President, Bill Aven.

There were 34 sequences entered, half of which fell into the ‘long’ category (between 4 and 12 minutes and half ‘short’ category (less than 4 minutes). 17 entries also qualified for the Photo Harmony category. A list of the winning sequences appears below, for further details and photos please go to the WCPF website - http://www.wcpf.org.uk/pages/wcpf-av-2017.php

As in the past few years WAVES members again had success on the day, especially in the Photo Harmony Category with 1st, 2nd and 3rd -

Shelia Haycox: 1st - Wildlife in Costa Rica (Photo Harmony) and Highly Commended - The Wonderful Crocodile (Long Sequence)

Sue Winkworth: 2nd - Cappadocia (Long sequence) and 3rd - Story Tellers (Photo Harmony)

Anne Owens: 2nd - Highland Winter (Photo Harmony)

Ann Logan: Highly Commended - Dad Rides on (Short sequence)

Peter Budd: Commended - Haytor Rocks to the Sea (Long sequence)


WINNING SEQUENCES

Long Sequence

1st The Fallen - Ian Bateman (Exmouth Photo Group)

2nd Cappadocia - Sue Winkworth (Kingswood Photo Society)

3rd In Search of the Blues - Alan Boothman (Newton Abbott Photo Soc)

HC The Chapel, The Devil, and the Bar of Soap - Ian Bateman (Exmouth Photo Group)

HC The Wonderful Crocodile - Sheila Haycox (Exmouth Photo Group)

C From Haytor Rocks to the Sea - Peter Budd (Crediton Photo Club)

C Canyon Country - Robert Harvey (Devizes Camera Club)


Short Sequence

1st Holsworthy Livestock Market - John Perriam (Exmouth Photo Group)

2nd Beauty of The Camargue - Mo Martin (Exmouth Photo Group)

3rd Crossing the Chobe - Jenny Baker (Exmouth Photo Group)

HC Dad Rides on - Anne Logan (Crediton Photo Club)


Photo Harmony

1st - Wildlife in Costa Rica - Sheila Haycox (Exmouth Photo Group)

2nd - Highland Winter - Ann Owens (Plymouth & District PC)

3rd Story Tellers - Sue Winkworth (Kingswood Photo Society)

HC Yellow - Christine Chittock (Exmouth Photo Group)


Innovation Award

Kaleidoscopic Stourhead - Christine Chittock (Exmouth Photo Group)


Audience Vote

1st The Fallen - Ian Bateman (Exmouth Photo Group)

2nd Beauty of The Camargue - Mo Martin (Exmouth Photo Group)

3rd The Chapel, The Devil, and the Bar of Soap - Ian Bateman (Exmouth Photo Group)