After much deliberation, we are delighted to announce our winners of the picture happiness competition. We would also like to take this opportunity to also thank everyone who took part in our competition, we had some fantastic entries. If you would like to view some of the entries we received, you can view these via our Facebook page.
Our judges chose our winning images based on their technical expertise as well as how they capture the spirit of the competition. We have featured some of their comments below.
“The picture and the words are so intertwined. The happiness on this girls face is beautiful, natural and real.”Ruth Isaacs
Daniel Bryne, 16-21 Winner (Gen Z)
“Beautiful. Simple and fun, capturing a sense of personality. Great use of black and white and lighting on the model’s face. Enjoy the negative framing. Striking.”Robert Hollingworth
Lucas Hiley, 22-40 Winner (Gen Y)
“Quirky, real, bold and brass. Love it.”Damian Stancombe
Elain Taylor, 41-53 Winner (Gen X)
“A lovely landscape photograph – good light and use of longer lens. A deeply moving interpretation of the theme. I love it, photographically and emotionally.”Robert Hollingworth
Stew Levy, 54+ Winner (Baby Boomers)