Lancashire and Lake District Life Reader Photo Competition - May 2012
PUBLISHED: 17:27 01 May 2012 | UPDATED: 21:21 20 February 2013
Terrific camera equipment is up for grabs in the Lancashire Life photography competition in association with Wilkinson Cameras
The winning shot in this years Lancashire Life photography competition in association with Wilkinson Cameras is going to have to be pretty special. The standard of entry submitted so far has been breathtaking, as the examples on these pages show.
Three great prizes are waiting for our winners including the winner of our new Young Photographer of the Year category for under 16-year-olds.
Top prize is a Nikon D5100 and AF-S 18-55 VR worth 630, and the runner-up will receive a Nikon Coolpix P7100 worth 400. Our young photographer of the year will win a Nikon Coolpix AW100 worth 250.
There is still time to add your best photos to the readers gallery section of our website. The closing date is September 14th and our judging panel, led by Lancashire Life editor Roger Borrell, picture editor John Cocks and David Pilkington from competition sponsors Wilkinsons Cameras, will decide who has won the great prizes on offer.
How to enter
The Lancashire Life competition is only open to non-professionals and entries must be uploaded to our website, lancashire.greatbritishlife.co.uk.
Click on the Send us your photos link on the left of the page. You will be asked to register, which is free and also allows you to comment on articles and photographs on the site, to enter competitions and to take advantage of special offers.
Once youve signed up youll be able to add your photos to the hundreds already online.
Wilkinson Cameras have nine stores offering a huge choice of photographic and optical equipment to suit all levels supported by interested and enthusiastic staff who are always happy to help.
Wilkinson Camera stores are at: Preston, 27 Friargate Walk, St Georges Centre 01772 556250; Burnley, 95 St Jamess Street 01282 424524, Bury, 61 The Rock, 0161 764 3402; Blackburn, 42 Northgate, 01254 581272; Kendal, Unit 19a, the Westmorland Centre, Stricklandgate, 01539 735055; Carlisle, 13 Grapes Lane, The Lanes Centre, 01228 538583; Lancaster, 6 James Street, 01524 380510; Southport, 38 Eastbank Street, 01704 534534; Warrington, 10 The Mall, Golden Square Shopping Centre, 01925 638290.
There is also a direct sales team on 01772 252188 and a website, www.wilkinson.co.uk.
The print version of this article appeared in the May 2012 issue of Lancashire Life
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