John Walker is pictured receiving the Julia Margaret Cameron Trophy from Dr. Brian Hinton M.B.E. at the IWPOY Awards evening, Dimbola Museum & Galleries. The JMC trophy is presented to the photographer, technician or anyone envolved in photography for their services to photography on the Island as recognised by the IWPOY organisers.
Congratulations to John and as anyone who knows him, will know, it is well deserved.
The IWPOY judges have now selected their 30 images for the Isle of Wight Photographer of the Year 2013 shortlist.
Thank you to everyone who entered their photos and made the standard so high. There were 351 entries and the 30 chosen entries will form a great exhibition for Dimbola at the start of 2014.
Congratulations to all that entered and made the shortlist, the winners will be announced at a special (invitation only) awards evening and exhibition launch on Saturday 11th January 2014.
Photographers with photos that have been selected are currently being notified via email.
Click on the link above to see the shortlisted entries.