Image by Minghui Yuan - go to www.igpoty.com for more information about International Garden Photographer of the Year.
International Garden Photographer of the Year (Competition 8) has today announced the winners of its Macro Art competition.
Following a record number of entries, the judges scrutinised every aspect of the images – before finally agreeing on the winners, finalists and commended images in this year’s collection.
The first place winner was announced as Minghui Yuan, with the image 'Growing Agave'. Second place went to Jackie parker, with her image 'Winter Windflower', while third place went to Stefano Coltelli, with the image 'Spiral'.
The full collection of Macro Art winners – including finalists and commended images can be seen at the IGPOTY website.
The overall International Garden Photographer of the Year competition – entries close at the end of October 2014 - has a top prize of £5000 cash and images entered in any of the special art projects (Macro Art & Monochrome) can still be entered separately into the main annual competition.