Top shots from photographic society’s latest contest revealed

Advanced entry in North Norfolk Photographic Society's first competition of the new season: Inquisit

Advanced entry in North Norfolk Photographic Society's first competition of the new season: Inquisitive Shag by Nick Akers - Credit: Archant

The first competition of North Norfolk Photographic Society's new season, judged by Andy Swain, revealed a fascinating range of portraits, nature studies and artistic snaps.

Andy Swain, who judged North Norfolk Photographic Society's first competition of the new season. Pic

Andy Swain, who judged North Norfolk Photographic Society's first competition of the new season. Picture: North Norfolk Photographic Society - Credit: Archant

Clive Matthews won a 'novice' section with 'Waiting for the Whistle' - a monochrome of steamy machinery including a loco whistle. Second was Barrie Price with 'Trying to Catch Up' - a child on a bike some way behind the presumed parents. Third came Hanne Siebers with a portrait of a well bearded 'Norfolk Fisherman'.

The 'advanced' class was won by Nick Akers with 'Inquisitive Shag' - a close-up of a bird's open bill. Michaela Bone's 'Smoking Opium' was second, depicting an gentleman smoking a pipe and third place went to Lizzie Wallis for 'Precious Heritage' portrait of a young girl standing in front of a carved wall.

The society meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Holt Community Centre.

For more details email Judith Wells at secretary.nnps@gmail.com or visit www.nnphotosoc.org.

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Novice entry in North Norfolk Photographic Society's first competition of the new season: Waiting for the whistle by Clive Matthews - Credit: Archant

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