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My work displayed in the National Gallery for Scotland !!!


scottishphototours 16 2.6k 2
6 Sep 2005 10:59AM
Now I'm not much for entering "prize" competitions, but the National Gallery for Scotland was running a comp. entitled "A day in the Life of Scotland" - so I thought I'd enter. The images had to be taken on August 20th - a day I happened to be shooting in Wester Ross. So I entered six images and thought no more...

I heard today that I'm one of the 20 prizewinners whose work will be hung in the Dean Gallery, one of the National Galleries ! I've got an invite to the VIP party, and get to meet Jack McConnell (ok, there's a down side... only kidding Jack..) and get a VIP tour of the Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibition that's currently on show in the gallery.

Needless to say, I'm very pleased and am grinning like a proverbial Cheshire...

Andy.
andytvcams 18 10.4k 1 United Kingdom
6 Sep 2005 11:01AM
Congratulations,are they on here?.
deathraceking 17 578
6 Sep 2005 11:06AM
Well done Andy!
Boyd 17 11.2k 11 Wales
6 Sep 2005 11:06AM
Well done and congratulations.
scottishphototours 16 2.6k 2
6 Sep 2005 11:11AM
I've still to hear what one they've chosen. One of my entries was "Shadows on the Wall, Wester Ross" which is in my portfolio.
jeanie Plus
16 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
6 Sep 2005 11:14AM
Congratulations! You must feel high as a kite Smile

Jeanie
ajm 16 232
6 Sep 2005 11:24AM
Well done Andy. Will make a point of looking in on that, when I am through in Edinburgh
brian1208 17 11.8k 12 United Kingdom
6 Sep 2005 1:39PM
first rate news Andy, another success for the EPZeenies Smile

I'm not suprised you are grinning, you have a good enough reason

Brian
daviewat 16 4.1k Scotland
6 Sep 2005 1:57PM
Excellent news Andy so now we have a REAL celeb coming here in November Smile

Dave
jimthistle73 16 2.4k 1 United Kingdom
6 Sep 2005 2:10PM
Well done sir! The Dean Gallery is somewhere most of us can only dream of exhibiting in.
debbiehardy 16 363 United Kingdom
6 Sep 2005 2:13PM
Wow! Congrats due indeed!
starliz 16 1.6k 3 England
6 Sep 2005 2:31PM
many congratulations you must be really chuffed,very well done.
SuziBlue 17 16.2k 10 Scotland
8 Sep 2005 12:23PM
Fantastic news! well done 8-D
scottishphototours 16 2.6k 2
8 Sep 2005 1:57PM
Thanks for your congrats - and yes, I'm chuffed.

Needless to say this will cost me a fortune. Karen was despatched to Glasgow this morning for stock, and returned with a new outfit for the VIP drinks reception. And I've got two teenage daughters going as well - and they've not hit the shops yet...

Andy.
peterkin 17 670 England
8 Sep 2005 2:26PM
Yes, congratulations. The Shadow on the Wall pic is a cracker. Well done. Hope you all have a great day.

Peter

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