Cheshire Life Reader Photos - June 2014
- Credit: Archant
Our annual hunt for Cheshire’s best amateur photographer is underway and entries have been flooding in, but there’s still plenty of time for you to get snapping and be in with a chance of winning great prizes.
The examples on these pages are just some of the many images taken by Cheshire Life readers recently and entered into our super competition. Don’t forget, we love to see people and pets in your pictures too.
You have until Friday September 19th to enter. Our judges will choose a top three who will win brilliant prizes selected by our competition sponsors Wilkinson’s Cameras.
The first prize winner will receive a Canon EOS 100D and EF-S 18-55 IS STM worth £479.99, second prize is a Canon Powershot S120 worth £399.99 and if your picture comes in third place you’ll win a Canon Powershot SX 510 worth £219.99 (all prices correct as of March 2014).
There are just two rules to be aware of: the competition is not open to professional photographers and all pictures must be taken in either Cheshire, north Wales or Manchester.
Cheshire Life editor Louise Taylor will be joined on the judging panel by picture editor John Cocks and David Parkinson from Wilkinson’s Cameras.
How to enter
- 1 Mother and daughter team Mavis and Michelle Ackerley hunting Dirty Rotten Scammers
- 2 The top 10 Glastonbury performances of all time
- 3 20 of the best places to eat out in St Ives
- 4 The Somerset villages with the strangest names
- 5 Win a £500 VIP Ladies Day at Thirsk Races
- 6 10 famous (and not so famous) castles in Cheshire
- 7 Win a Dunlopillo king size diamond mattress worth £2,500 from Peter Betteridge
- 8 Seven Falls, Tintwistle - a hidden gem in the Peak District
- 9 Win a year of farm shop food from Hinchliffe's worth £500
- 10 5 stunning summer walks in Suffolk
The Cheshire Life competition is only open to non-professionals and we’ve made it even easier to enter.
Simply go online to cheshirelife.co.uk and click on the ‘Upload a Photo’ tab to be in with a chance of winning great camera equipment. All entries must be received by Friday September 19 2014.
You will be asked to register, which is free and also allows you to comment on articles and photographs on the site and to take advantage of special offers.
The camera champions
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 George’s Centre 01772 556250; Burnley, 95 St James’s 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.
Call 01772 252188 or go online to wilkinson.co.uk.