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BSoUP's Best of British Portfolio Competition 2008

Winner - Trevor Rees

Trevor Rees

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My portfolio

by Trevor Rees

Two small macro subjects, two wide angle scenes, a fish and a seal make up this portfolio. I've aimed for bold colours with 6 simple and easy to understand images.  I was keen to avoid any sludgy brown colours or dull green water backgrounds so often characteristic of British diving.  Hopefully the images all sit comfortably together and so complement each other.

The images are shot mostly in 2008, all with a Nikon dSLR in a Sea and Sea housing

Thanks to my model, Paula Bailey who features in the cave/diver silhouette image. 

 Nudibranch from the Eddystone lighthouse at Plymouth Nudibranch from the Eddystone lighthouse at Plymouth

Nikon D50 + Nikkor 60mm,  1/250sec, F32, 200ISO

 Seal from the Scillies, taken with available light Seal from the Scillies, taken with available light

Nikon D80 + Tokina 10-17 @13mm,  1/200sec, F8, 200ISO 

 Corkwing wrasse Corkwing wrasse " Plymouth breakwater

Nikon D50 + Nikkor 60mm,  1/250sec, F16, 200ISO

 Sunstar and kelp

Sunstar and kelp " Loch Carron, west coast of Scotland.

Nikon D80 + Tokina 10-17 @10mm,  1/6sec, F11, 400ISO

Diver silhouette & cave, from a site called Mini haha on the Scillies, available light Diver silhouette and cave, from a site called Mini haha on the Scillies, available light

Nikon D80 + Tokina 10-17 @10mm,  1/50sec, F5, 400ISO

 Jewel anemone Jewel anemone " Manacles reef, Porthkerris, Cornwall

Nikon D80 + Nikkor 60mm,  1/200sec, F22, 100ISO


Results 2008  
1st - Trevor Rees
2nd - Robert Bailey
3rd - Arthur Kingdon

Best of British Portfolio Winners

2016

2015 Trevor Rees

2014 Robert Bailey

2013 Trevor Rees

2012 Jane Morgan

2011 Trevor Rees

2010 Eleonora Manca

2009 Trevor Rees

2008 Trevor Rees

2007 Trevor Rees

2006 Arthur Kingdon

2005= Alex Mustard

2005= Sam Bean

2004 Martha Tressler

2003 Anita Marshall

2002 Cathy Lewis

2001 Linda Pitkin

2000 Warren Williams

1999 Peter Ladell

1998 Linda Dunk

1997 Charles Hood

1996 Dave Meates

1995 Warren Williams

1994 Peter Rowlands

1993 Peter Ladell

1992 Charles Hood

1991 Andy Purcell

1990 Warren Williams

1989 John Lee

1988 Warren Williams

1987 Martin Edge

1986 Peter Hewitt



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