Mearns Camera Club held their annual Awards and Social evening at the Conservative Club in Stonehaven on Monday April 27 2015. After a splendid buffet meal, and much socialising, the awards for the year were presented by club president Nial Weston This year’s winners were as follows:-
J. Stuart Cardno Shield (Photographer of the Year; for best overall combined score in the monthly competitions) Brian Doyle
Beginner of the Year Trophy (Best designated beginner of the Year; for best overall combined score in the monthly competitions) Peter Walker
Jean Grant (Colour) Print Trophy (for best combined score in the monthly competitions) Brian Doyle
Reid (Monochrome) Print Trophy (for best combined score in the monthly competitions) Brian Doyle
Digital Image Trophy (for best combined score in the monthly competitions) Nial Weston
Cathie Clark Colour Print of the Year Trophy (Winner of the annual end of season competition) Alan Belton with ‘Grey Squirrel’
Monochrome Print of the Year Trophy – Brian Doyle with ‘British Museum’
Digital Image of The Year – Alan Belton with ‘Filming Sunset Song’
Jean Grant Slide Trophy (Winner of the annual Slide competition) Alan Gawthorpe
Treasure Hunt Trophy Team
Team B: Scott Andrew, Mike Reid, Paul Nesvadba and Andrew Newton
Portfolio Competition – Iain Wood
Knock-out Competition - Alan Belton
Mearns Camera Club meet every Monday 7.30-9.30pm in the Community Centre on Bath Street, Stonehaven between September and April, and get together regularly during other months. Everyone is most welcome.
Members share skills and ideas and participate in internal and external competitions in order to inspire and improve photographic skills. They cover a wide range of experience and formats, from beginner to experienced, film to digital, and colour to black and white.
For more information you can visit www.mearnscameraclub.co.uk
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