SALON AWARDS FOR KIERAN & JOHN

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Congratulations to Kieran O Mahony and John Flynn on winning awards in this years Cork International salon of photography.
Kieran received a PSA silver medal for his image of a fox with a rabbit in the nature section and John Flynn received a FIAP ribbon in the Landscape section for his shot of Buachaille Etive Mor in the Scottish highlands.
This year the Cork Salon of Photography had almost 4,500 entries from photographers from all over the world.
The awards will be presented at an event in Cork in January.
Well done lads!!!

Guest speaker: Morgan O Neil

On Monday night next (December 10th) Blackwater Photographic Society are delighted to welcome Morgan O Neil as our guest speaker. 
Morgan who has developed he’s own very recognizable style in creative fine art images has won countless awards internationally as well as here in Ireland.
This promises to be a fabulous evening and is open to everyone to come along on the night. Members €3 Non members €5
8pm at The Arches, Mallow

OPEN PRINT COMPETITION

On Monday last we held our open print competition with each member entering one colour print and one mono print. We had a fantastic entry in all categories and some fantastic images were on display once again.
RESULTS:

ADVANCED COLOUR PRINT
1st Pakie O Donoghue
2nd Tom Healy
3rd Sean Murphy

ADVANCED MONO PRINT
1st Tom Healy
2nd John Mullane
3rd Sheila O Connor

INTERMEDIATE COLOUR PRINT
1st Paul Maddigan
2nd Kevin O Callaghan
3nd Geraldine Dennehy

INTERMEDIATE MONO PRINT
1st Paul Maddigan
2nd Geraldine Dennehy

NOVICE COLOUR PRINT
1st Sheila Horgan
2nd Billy Cashman
3rd Denis O Sullivan

NOVICE MONO PRINT

1st Sheila Horgan
2nd Billy Cashman
3rd Colm Doyle

Well done to all the winners

John Hooton – The way we were

 

On November 19th Blackwater Photographic Society will welcome local photographer John Hooton to the club where he will showcase images and talk to us about his new book entitled “IRELAND The way we were”

John will also show us various other images from his vast portfolio that he has built up over the years.

This promises to be a fantastic evening of photography and history and is open to everyone to come along on the night.

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Club Open competition results

Last night we had our first of the season club competition. The competition took place on Monday night with the theme for this one being “Open”.
We had a great entry and some excellent images were on display.
We would like to say a big thank you to our 3 judges, Des Glynn, Sigita Playdon and Michael Gough, all from Solus Camera club Galway for all their time and effort and for doing such a fantastic job judging.
Big congratulations to all the winners!!

RESULTS:

ADVANCED
1st Kieran o Mahony
2nd John Flynn
3rd Valerie Walsh
INTERMEDIATE
1st Gerldine Dennehy
2nd Paul Madigan
3rd Paul Madigan
NOVICE
1st Shiela Horgan
2nd Shiela Horgan
3rd Colm Doyle