NI Texel Club launch annual photographic competition

THE NI Texel Club’s third annual Photographic Competition third annual contest, kindly sponsored by Kevin McAuley Photography Multimedia, was launched this week.

The competition is open to absolutely anyone who has shot a good photograph, which is suitable to be entered into any of the six classes.

The competition is yet again open to all ages with classes for pedigree Texels and commercial Texel -cross sheep, in addition, to the ever popular open class for ‘any rural setting’.

Entries are very welcome any time between now and Friday 23rd November, giving all those wishing to enter plenty of time to capture that perfect shot. Entries will be accepted in both digital and conventional format.

Those wishing to email their entries can do so to nitexelbreedersclub@live.co.uk while printed entries may be returned to 10 Ballyatwood Road, Ballywalter, Newtownards, BT22 2PA.

All photographs submitted will be placed before a panel of judges and the winning entries will be announced at the Annual Dinner on Friday Night 23rd November.

Classes are as follows:

Best Photograph in a commercial situation (Over 18); Best Photograph in a pedigree situation (Over 18); Best Photograph in a commercial situation ( 18 years and under); Best Photograph in a pedigree situation (18 years and under); Best Photograph in a rural setting (Open); Special prize for Best Photograph by a photographer Under 12.

The first placed entries in each class will again compete for the Kevin McAuley Photography Perpetual Cup which will be awarded to the Overall Winner.

The competition is free to enter and is open to all, so why not forward your favourite picture with your name, address and the class number you are entering written on the back to the address above or call 07791679112 for further details.