'Pied Bush Chat' by Lynn Lambeth CPAGB, APAGB was awarded the trophy in the advanced category of Viewfinders of Romsey Camera Club’s Projected Digital Image of the Year competition.

Jim Pascoe was the judge and described the snap as a 'lovely image'. Brian Whittaker was awarded second place for 'Blue Lamp in the Rain' and third place went to Harry Borgerson for 'Red Tulip'. Seals of Merit for other images were awarded to Margaret Cooper, Keith Rose, Pete Robertson, Philip Clewer and Stephen Cooper.

In the primary category, Louise Sampson took first place with 'Buzzing Around', a great natural history photograph. Louise also took second place with 'Heron on Lake Naivasha'. Martin Bowles came third with 'A Walk Through the Cloisters' and was awarded a Seal of Merit for another of his images. Another Seal of Merit was awarded to Douglas Marsh for one of his photographs.

Some of these images will be included in Viewfinders’ annual exhibition which will be held at King John’s House, Romsey from July 9-17.

Viewfinders meets most Tuesdays at the Jubilee Hall, New Road, Timsbury and new members, regardless of photographic experience, are always welcome. For more information, visit the club’s website at viewfinderscameraclub.org.uk or email secretary@viewfinderscc.org.uk