North East Wildlife Photography Competition

Welcome back for the 2017 competition!

THE 2017 WINNING ENTRIES……

Nature Up Close

Winner & Overall Competition Winner – Marcus Kidd, Migrant Hawker, RSPB Saltholme:

Runner Up – Peter Maguire, Common Blue, Durham Wildlife Trust Bishop Middleham Quarry:

Highly Commended – Gordon Porteous, Female Scorpion Fly, Norham:

Wildlife Portraits

Winner – Matthew Smith, Canada Gosling, Killingworth Lake:

Runner Up – Keith Cochrane, Longtail Tit, Gosforth Park Nature Reserve:

Highly Commended – Mark Bowen, Fox Cub, Saltholme RSPB Reserve:

Young Person

Winner – Kyra Sudlow, Male Stonechat, Northumberland Wildlife Trust Cresswell Ponds:

Runner Up – David Raffle, Pheasant, WWT Washington:

Highly Commended – Joshua Hood, Perching Moorhen, National Trust Wallington Hall:

Wildlife In The Landscape

Winner – Philippa Maddison, Little Gull and Huntcliffe:

Runner Up – Nicholas Valori, North Cheviot Feral Goat:

Highly Commended – John Taylor, Owl In Late Light at Prestwick Carr:

Wildlife In Action

Winner – Mark Bowen, Angel of the North, Ingram Valley:

Runner Up – Mark Fullerton, The Kingfisher, River Don Valley (Jarrow):

Highly Commended – Jonathan Gaunt, Displaying Goldeneye, Powburn:

Mobile Nature

Winner – Elizabeth Doley, Sleeping Orange Tips, Berwick-upon-Tweed:

Runner Up – Trevor Richardson, A Little Urchin, Blyth North Pier:

Highly Commended – Tracey Laing, Beach Toad, Cheswick Sands: