Maren Talbot Photographic Trophy  

 

Maren Talbot, a long-time HOS Member, forner Committee Member and supporter, presented the society with a beautiful cut glass trophy featuring a Cypripedium. This was to be awarded to the photographer responsible for the best image entered in the annual HOS Photography Show.

The award is known as "The Maren Talbot Photographic Trophy" and has been awarded each year since 2006. The winners and their images are shown below.

 

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2015
Close-up of
Himantoglossum comperianum
by Ivar Edvinsen

2014
Dactylorhiza maculata
with Old Man of Hoy, Orkney
by Alan Parfitt

2013
Close-up of
Anacamptis coriophora ssp. fragrans
in Cyprus
by Hilary Pickersgill

2012
Group of Burnt Orchids (Neotinia ustulata)
in Hampshire
by Tom TurnerĀ 
2011
Close-up of Ghost Orchid
Epipogium aphyllum
in Germany
by
Colin Scrutton
2010
Single Orchid plant
Serapias cordigera
in Sardinia
by
Tony Hughes


2009
Group of Burnt Orchids (Neotinia ustulata)
in Sussex
by
David Pearce

2008
Close-up of Ophrys drumana
in Vercors
by
Mike Gasson

2007
Close-up of Cypripedium parviflorum
in Canada
by
Nigel Johnson


2006
Close-up of Ophrys episcopalis
by
Rosemary Webb