Win An Exclusive Weekend Landscape & Dark Skies
This is your chance to win a two-night exclusive private workshop for you and one other person!
The winner will be staying for two-nights on a bed and breakfast basis in either a twin or double room at Carlton Lodge in the beautiful market town Helmsley on the edge of the North York Moors National Park.
Your workshop will start at 6pm on Friday evening and will run until 5pm on Sunday. It is exclusively for you and one other person. During the workshop we will visit and photograph some of the most iconic locations on the North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast. Working together before the workshop starts, we will understand exactly what you would like to achieve over the weekend and tailor your workshop to meet your needs.
The theme for the competition is:-
Submit your entry between the 1st July and 30th September to
1 entry per person only
Photograph Limited to 2mb in size
Jpeg format only.
Please read the rules below.
Good luck and we can't wait to see your photo.
The competition will run from 1st July 2020 until the 30th September 2020.
Entries received outside of this time window will be excluded from the competition.
The competition is open to all ages, however please note that if the winner is under 18 years of age then they must be accompanied by a person over the age of 18 who would be the second person to participate in the workshop and who is a parent or legal guardian.
Only 1 photograph per person. Photographs should be no more than 2mb in size and in JPEG format.
Photographs must have been taken by the entrant only.
Online checks will take place to ensure the validity of the entry. Any breech of this rule would see the entrant disqualified.
Photographs can have been taken anywhere in the world.
Photographs may be edited with software such as Lightroom or Photoshop, however we want to see the natural beauty of your photograph and adjustments should be minimal. The theme for the competition is LIGHT. Entrants should ensure that their entries depict this subject. The competition will be judged by Steve Bell, Harry Berger, Lisa Spratling and Philippa Martin who will be known as the judging panel. Their decision will be final, and no communication will be entered into.
The Winner will be announced on the Steve Bell Photography website after judging has completed, along with the winning entry.
The Winner will be notified by e-mail and the social media channels of both Steve Bell Photography and Carlton Lodge, along with the winning entry.
Entries should be emailed to only.
Entries submitted to any other email address will be excluded.
The Competition is open to amateur photographers only. For the purpose of the competition, a professional photographer will be classed as someone who earns more than 10% of their annual income from photography-based activities.
Entrants will retain the copyright of their photo and their entry will not be used in anyway. Once the competition has ended and judged then all submissions will be deleted with the exception of the winning entry.
There is no cash alternative available. Prize is for two-nights bed and breakfast at Carton Lodge plus the photography workshop run by Steve Bell Photography. Dates for the workshop are to be agreed by mutual consent between the winner, Steve Bell Photography and Carlton Lodge.
All entrants agree to be added to the mailing list of both Steve Bell Photography and Carlton Lodge with the purpose of informing you about future events that may be of interest. Your e-mail address will not be shared with any other party.
By entering the competition all entrants are deemed to have agreed to all the aforementioned rules.