NIPA Rd 1 – Open

On Tuesday 27 September we had the first round of the NIPA competitions for this season. This was an open round.

Our judge for the evening was Martin Spackman ARPS from CBPPU.

The entry consisted of 24 mono, 36 colour and 24 PDIs. Martin gave some good constructive comments on all the images, advising on how he thought some images could be improved.

Many thanks Martin for your time and effort.

His choice of placed images was as follows:

Mono

1st) Chelle McGaughey – The Babysitter
2nd) Paul Hanley – Attic
3rd) Paul Hanley – Baker Street
4th) William Allen – Abandoned
N) William Allen – Abandoned

Colour

1st) Louise Borbely – Bleeding Bonnets
2nd) Robert Sergeant – Ireland v Hong Kong
3rd) Paul Hanley – Contemplation
4th) Steve Haydon – My New Friend
N) Steve Haydon – My New Friend

PDI

1st) Pauline McAleese – The Borrowers At Work
2nd) Paul Hanley – The Tunnel
3rd) Louise Borbely – Frozen Tulips
4th) Louise Borbely – Courting Gannets
N) Pauline McAleese – The Borrowers At Work

 

Many congratulations to Pauline, not only her first placed entry but a winner at that!

Chelle McGaughey

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Louise Borbely

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Pauline McAleese

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Points to date can be found here