Launch of the exciting South Pennines Through the Lens Photography Competition 2017

Posted: 16.06.17

The South Pennines has inspired artists for generations and now we would like to showcase this stunning region through the power of the lens.

The South Pennines’ Photographic Competition is open to all, amateur or professional. The only limits are geographical; all the images have to be of the South Pennines. Please see the map for the exact boundaries.

This competition is free to enter. Winners will be selected to appear in the South Pennines: ‘Through the Lens’ Calendar 2018 and will receive a free copy of the calendar and their image credited.

Competition deadline: Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Please download an application form here

Send application information and images to Carol Longbottom at by Sunday, October 8th, 2017
CD-Rs or USB sticks, with application and photo consent forms, should be posted to:
South Pennines’ ‘Through the Lens’ Photography Competition 2017,
Pennine Prospects,
Butlers Wharf,
New Road,
Hebden Bridge,
To arrive no later than Sunday, October 8th, 2017

For more information please contact Carol at

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