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Aviation Photograph Competition

Photograph Competition Rules

Would you like to see your photograph on the Homepage for a month?

Send your photograph or email to and it will be judged along with other entries to decide the winner who will have their photograph displayed on the Homepage for one month. There will be a new theme each month and your photograph must be relevant to this. Remember only one picture per person and it must be a photograph that is owned by you.(see Rules below).

Next months theme is 'Airshows'. Lets see your favourite aviation photograph which was taken at an airshow.

Please send in your entries by February 25th and the winning photograph will be on the Homepage on March 1st 2018 for a month. The Photograph Competition starts at the beginning of each month.

You can enter just one photograph per month.
Please send your photograph in .jpg format.
The photograph must be all your own work, you must have copyright.
Please make the size of your photograph about 800 pixels or 1024 pixels across (Maximum 1200 pixels).
Photos will be judged on quality, relevance to the theme, rarity, and looks good on the Homepage.
The Photo-competition will start and have a new theme at the beginning of each month.
Sorry, NO prizes but you will have your picture on the Homepage for one month.
Please send some info about the picture such as what it is, where it was taken, and camera/lens used and your name.

Your photo must be relevant to the theme.
The larger the filesize the better the image quality. Filesizes up to 1MB+ are accepted.
Check that the exposure is correct with no blown highlights or underexposed aircraft.
If applicable then make sure runways and buildings are fairly straight.
Flying aircraft are generally preferred over static aircraft as they are harder to capture.
If it looks good on the Homepage then it will have more chance of winning.

Previous Photograph Competitions.
Photograph Competitions Forum.

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This months photographs


The winning photograph for February 2018

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Gloster Gladiator at Old Warden in 2013     Steve Catlett

Gloster Gladiator taken at Old Warden (Shuttleworth) 2013, using Sony a200 with Sigma 50-500.

Steve Catlett

Thanks to everyone that took part in the Photo-Competition.

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de Havilland Vampire T11 at the Sywell Airshow 2010. Taken on a Nikon D80 with Sigma 135-400mm lens.

Keith Griffiths
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Sopwith Camel taken at Old Sarum Airfield. Camera used Nikon D7200, lens 150-500mm.

Si Tovey
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Is there anything better than a Hunter? My photo was taken at RIAT 2010, with my Canon EOS350D, not sure what lens!

Peter Busby
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Spitfires & Hurricane at the Cosford Air Show 2017. Canon EOS 7D MK2, Lens Canon EF 70-200 f/2.8 Plus Extender 2X.

Alan Daintry

Monthly winners in 2017:

January 2017 (Keith Griffiths)
(Aerobatic Teams)

February 2017 (Andrew Ratcliffe)

March 2017 (Peter Busby)
(Naval Aviation)

April 2017 (Ian Porter)

May 2017 (Ian Porter)

June 2017 (Keith Griffiths)

July 2017 (Terry Crocker)
(Parachute Display Team)

August 2017 (Keith Griffiths)

September 2017 (Peter Busby)
(United States Air Force)

October 2017 (Keith Griffiths)
(Battle of Britain Memorial Flight)

November 2017 (Andrew Ratcliffe)
(Sukhoi and MiG)

December 2017 (Si Tovey)
(Static Display)