Photographic Competition 2007

Below are the First Prize winning pictures from the 2007 Show - to see a larger version of the picture just click your mouse on the individual 'thumbnail'. 

Due to the limits of screen resolution and file size, the images that you will see cannot do full justice to the clarity, colour depth and brilliance of the original pictures.

All pictures have been provided by HOS members, who retain the copyright to their pictures.

None of the pictures may be reproduced without the owner's permission.

 

Class 1:

 

'Orchidaceous Landscape'

(prints up to 7" x 5")

 

 

Anacamptis (Orchis) morio

 

Simon Andrew

 

Class 2:

 

'Group of Plants'

(prints up to 7" x 5")

 

 

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Serapias vomeracia

 

Pietro Roseo

 

Class 3:

 

'Whole Plant'

(prints up to 7" x 5")

 

 

Orchis quadripunctata

 

Tony Hughes

 

Class 4:

 

'Close-up'

(prints up to 7" x 5")

 

 

Ophrys apifera

 

Christine Hughes

Class 5:

 

'Orchidaceous Landscape'

(prints up to A4)

 

 

Epipactis palustris

 

Sean Cole

Class 6:

 

'Group of Plants'

(prints up to A4)

 

 

Epipogium aphyllum

 

Mike Gasson

 

Class 7:

 

'Whole Plant'

(prints up to A4)

 

 

Cephalenthera longifolia

 

John Spencer

 

Class 8:

 

'Close-up'

(prints up to A4)

 

 

Ophrys pallida

 

Patrick Marks

 

Class 9:

 

'Orchidaceous Landscape'

(35 mm slides)

 

 

Himantoglossum hircinum

 

Simon Andrew

 

Class 10:

 

'Group of Plants'

(35 mm slides)

 

 

Orchis militaris

 

Richard Manuel

 

Class 11:

 

'Whole Plant'

(35 mm slides)

 

 

Orchis militaris

 

Mike Gasson

 

Class 12:

 

'Close-up'

(35 mm slides)

 

 

Cypripedium parviflorum

 

Nigel Johnson

 

Class 13:

 

'Novice Class'

(A hardy orchid print up to A4 size)

 

 

Epipogium aphyllum

 

Matti Niissalo

 

 

BEST IN COMPETITION

 

Winner of the Maren Talbot Trophy

 

 

 

Cypripedium parviflorum

 

Nigel Johnson