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Fota Photography Competition Winners Announced

Fota Photography Competition Winners Announced

The winning photographs have been chosen for the 2020 pictorial Fota Wildlife Park calendar and the images will be exhibited in the main (Landside) terminal in Cork Airport for the month of October 2019.

Over 6 Categories the following winners were selected - 

CATEGORIES:
• Best photograph by camera club photographer
Winner – Henry O’Brien 
Runner Up – Heather Rice

• Best photograph by professional photographer
Winner - Claudio Amazio 
Runner Up – Pawel Curylo  

• Best photograph by an international visitor
Winner – Robin Williams – USA
Runner Up – Thomas Carter – England

• Best photograph by non-club/non-professional photographer
Winner – Chris Martin
Runner Up – Michael Allshire
Runner Up – Chris Martin 

• Best photograph using a smart phone / tablet
Winner – Carol Daly 
Runner Up - Joy Burniston

• Best photograph by Under 16
Winner - Aurora Clancy-Stokes aged 10 
Runner Up - Kinga Koscielniak aged 9 

The prizes for the winning images in each category -

• Best photograph by camera club photographer - winning prize is €300 + conservation annual pass.
• Best photograph by professional photographer - winning prize is €300 and a conservation annual pass.
• Best photograph by an international visitor – winning prize is €300 + VIP Wild Experience private tour for the winner or a guest of their choice (valid for 12 months). 
• Best photograph by non-club/non-professional photographer - winning prize is €300 + conservation annual pass
• Best photograph using a smart phone / tablet – winning prize is Conservation annual pass
• Best photograph by Under 16 – winning prize is Conservation annual pass for their family