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Congratulations To " KathyW " Amateur Photographer Of The Year!

cameracat 11 8.6k 61 Norfolk Island
15 Dec 2009 9:20AM
Some very well deserved Congratulations are in order for ePHOTOzine member " KathyW " .....Smile Smile Smile

Kathy has won the 2009, Amateur Photographer Of The Year competition.

Over tha last 4 years Kathy has attained 2 x 3rd and a 4th place results.

Knowing Kathy fairly well Smile, I know she is the last person who would consider blowing her own trumpet, She is a humble person by nature, She is also her own fiercest critic.

Well done old girl......Wink

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Coleslaw 10 13.4k 28 Wales
15 Dec 2009 9:22AM
Well done!
Pete Plus
14 18.7k 96 England
15 Dec 2009 9:22AM
That's brilliant news. Well done Kathy - not an easy one to win!
andytvcams 13 10.4k United Kingdom
15 Dec 2009 9:22AM
Well done indeed.
annaliese 11 421 1 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2009 9:32AM
Congratulations Smile
Milvus 8 168 2 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2009 9:34AM
Congratulations Kathy - you have an excellent portfolio.
backbeat 9 134 1 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2009 9:34AM
Just seen the results...really well done Kathy, you must be so pleased, and rightly so..congratulations!

Congrats to Sean Slevin also, who came a close second and won the final round.

I managed to scrape 5th place, which gave me encouragement to enter again next year!

Pete Plus
14 18.7k 96 England
15 Dec 2009 9:38AM
Three ePHOTOzine members in the top 5 - that's excellent Smile Well done also to Shaun and Phil.
phil_j Plus
9 133 4 England
15 Dec 2009 9:40AM
Congrats to all of you, well done!!

ripleysalien 8 1.2k 11 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2009 9:41AM
Well done Kathy, and congrats to the other 2 too, very good.
ade_mcfade Plus
11 15.2k 216 England
15 Dec 2009 9:41AM
Nice one - well done Smile
WelshKiwi 7 3.2k 2 Wales
15 Dec 2009 9:47AM
Well done Kathy.

I got up in the middle of the night and it was wonderful to see an email from you telling me the results.... I was so excited and happy for you.

It was and is very well deserved and maybe you will now start to believe in yourself a little more.

Your work is of superb quality and deserves to be seen by all those within the photographic world.

Very very pleased for you.

Lee Smile
User_Removed 11 17.9k 8 Norway
15 Dec 2009 9:48AM
Congratulations Kathy. Must make sure to take a peek at the entry Wink
zed 11 551 United Kingdom
15 Dec 2009 10:05AM
Well done, great news!
KathyW 12 1.8k 12 Norfolk Island
15 Dec 2009 10:08AM
Thank you Smile

Couldn't have done it without the help & support from all you good people on here!

Congrats to Sean & Phil too Smile I haven't seen the mag yet, so I'm not sure how close it was at the finish but Sean certainly got me worried towards the end of the year!
I spotted a few other familiar names in the shortlists too, so a pretty good year for EPZ in this competition Smile

Oh well, coffee break over now... another three stables to muck out, it's a hard life being famous... Wink

Thanks again folks Smile

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