The 2022 Blackwater Photographic Society Photographer of the Year competition took place last Monday night and some fantastic images were on display.
The Advanced overall Photographer of the Year was won by Kieran O Mahony with Paul Madigan in second position and John Flynn taking third place.
Angela Copps took the Non Advanced photographer of the year, followed by Gearldine Dennehy in second position and Billy Cashman taking third place
The 2020 best image was yet again another close one with 4 images finishing with perfect scores ( Paul Madigan Meadow Pipit Chorus, Kieran O Mahony with 2 top scoring images Bokeh Stonechat and Singing Wren. John Flynn with Feeding Stonechats but after some deliberations from our Judges the awarded image of the year was snapped up by John Flynn.
The Black and white photographer of the year was also won by Paul Madigan.
Thanks very much to our judges on the night, Seamus Mulcahy (Blarney Camera Club), Vivien Buckley and Jim McSweeney both members of Mallow Camera club who did a fantastic job on the night and gave excellent critique on some of the images.
Thanks too to Kieran, John, Donna and Julie for all their help on the night making sure everything ran effortlessly.
OVERALL 2022 ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
1st Kieran O Mahony
2nd Paul Madigan
3rd John Flynn
NON ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
1st Angela Copps
2nd Geraldine Dennehy
3rd Billy Cashman
BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
3rd Non Advanced – Billy Cashman