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Rotary Young Photographer 2020: The national results

Rotary Young Photographer 2020: The national results

The Rotary Young Photographer competition gives participants the chance to express themselves through photography, interpret the competition’s annual brief in an imaginative way and experiment with digital and traditional methods.

Rotary Great Britain and Ireland is delighted to announce the winners of this year’s Young Photographer competition.

Young Photographer is one of many competitions where Rotary is involved in developing skills of the future generation. Learn more about other Rotary Youth competitions here.

The aim is to encourage young people to experiment with different techniques and express their ideas through the medium of photography.

Rotary Young Photographer 2020 is proudly sponsored by Olympus and The Guild of Photographers. This year Olympus are offering vouchers to the winners of each category.

This year’s theme was ‘Through my Eyes’.

Below are the winning entries. Click on each gallery to see each contestants three photographs.

Senior (14-17 years old)

1st Place – Emily Bunce – Caln Rotary



2nd Place – Nora Osmani – Hatfield Rotary


3rd Place – Anna Willison – Whitby & District


Intermediate (11-13 years old)

1st Place – Wilfred-Laney Hubbard – Exmouth Raleigh Rotary


2nd Place – Sophie Goggs – Brue Valley Rotary


3rd Place – Amber Clews – Whitby & District Rotary


Junior (7-10 years old)

1st Place – Sophia Eshback – Cambridge Rotary


2nd Place – Elliott Taylor-Catherall – Halifax Rotary

3rd Place – Sam Mathias – Brue Valley Rotary

Next year’s Young Photographer theme is ‘Wild Nature’.

Download the 2020/21 Competition Information Pack and contact your local Rotary club for an entry form.

Use the club finder to locate the nearest club to you.