People Portrait competition – 20th March 2017

1-The Weight Lifter

Judge:  John Haynes

People / Portrait overall winner: Weight lifter – Les Beardmore

Intermediate Category

Place Title Photographer
1st  Girl in the blue jacket  Alistair Gorton
2nd  Grumpa band  Wendy Irwin
3rd  Water slide fun  Paul White
Highly Commended  Steam Punk in Venice  Wendy Irwin
Commended  Last Post  Paul White
Commended Print man Wendy Irwin

Advanced Category

Place Title Photographer
1st  Weight lifter  Les Beardmore
2nd  Scottish widow  Les Beardmore
3rd  Morgan  Les Beardmore
Highly Commended  Martin  William Brown
Commended  The card sharp  Irene Stupples
People / Portrait of the year – The weight lifter by Les Beardmore
Second – Scottish Widow by Les Beardmore
Third – Morgan by Les Beardmore
Highly Commended – Martin by William Brown
Photographer and educator based in North Staffordshire near to Stoke-on-Trent. Social photography - Portraits, Weddings and Events are specialisms although I used to do a lot of still life photography with which I was very successful.