News and whats happening 2015

Another year, and hopefully something to put in this section

Thomson Ecology Photography Competition 2015

02/11/15

As a previous winner of the 2013 Thomson Ecology Photography Competition, I was kindly asked to co judge this competition this year, 2015.
Many thanks to the organisers for the judging appointment ...more

36th NORTHERN COUNTIES INTERNATIONAL, NCPF Ribbon

02/11/15

One of my entered images, Making a Splash, was awarded an NCPF ribbon in the nature section of the competition. Altogether 3 out of my entered 4 images were acepted

36th NORTHERN COUNTIES INTERNATIONAL, NCPF Ribbon

02/11/15

One of my entered images, Making a Splash, was awarded an NCPF ribbon in the nature section of the competition. Altogether 3 out of my entered 4 images were acepted

Winner of the Julian Gardner Award, 2015

10/08/15

The Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust hold an anual photography competition, The Julian Gardner Award, this year, 2015 I was lucky enough to be overall winner of the trophy with a record number of entries of over 600, with an image of a diving osprey, taken in Aviemore in Scotland

I attended the CLA game fair at Harewood House Yorshire, being presented with the the lovely trophy by wildlfife artist, Owen Williams, and GWCT CEO Teresa Dent.

Another exciting thing for me was my image was co judged by wildlife photographer Laurie Campbell, a wildlife photographer that I follow, and indeed try to emulate his work, attempting to get that closer associations with the subjects that I photograph..

A successful season at Ashington CO-OP Camera club

22/05/15

Three trophies for this years season at the club; including PDI image of the year 2015

Reuben Daglish shield
Alan Tilley trophy
John Race shield ...more

Northumberland Wildlife Trust using images 2015

06/03/15

Northumberland Wildlife Trust are now using a number of my wildlife images on pages of their website., images include red squirrel, oystercatcher in flight and many others

Winning image in magazine competition

06/03/15

My image "down the pit" has won the monthly photo competition in the Countrymans Weekly, 6th March.

Wildlife Photography Presentation March 10th

03/03/15

I will be doing another wildlife photography presentaion on Tuesday March 10th at Rainton Meadows Photography Group, which is part of the Durham Wildlife Trust.
The presentaion is an update of my Walk on the Wildlife
Some different images, but the same jokes Im affraid

Port Talbot 2015 success

26/02/15

Two of my images were highly commended in the 2015 Port Talbot international photography competition

http://www.porttalbotcameraclub.org/2015_Gallery_Awards/Gallery/PDI%20Nature%20Highly%20Commended,Fish%20Take%20Away,Bill%20Doherty,England.htm

More information to follow

First of the season;
Mondial Photographique De Limours

08/01/15

One of my images "Feather Plucker" has won a silver Medal in the Nature section.
Over 7000 images from over 46 different country.