Lots of entries for 2016. Here is the winner, runner up and a selection of other pictures that the judge commended. We received some smashing blog entries too, well worth a read, and with more pictures.
Enter the 2018 competition - and maybe win £50! Can you do us a front cover for the brochure (landscape format)?
See 2015 results - See 2014 results - See 2013 results - See 2012 results - See 2011 results.
About the judge
James Laws is a professional lighting designer, based in Suffolk. He specialises in landscape and performance photography. He has known Shire Cruisers for many years, as he is the elder brother of Susan Stevens. One of his pictures is on the right.
"This year there was a wide range of imaginative photography. I hope that your 2017 holiday is wonderful and that it inspires you to enter this friendly competition."
The winning shot, taken by Andrew Cripps did the simple things so well. He showed the tranquillity of a canal holiday at its best.blog
The runner-up, Jordanna Farrimond, gave us a lovely swan and moored craft at sunset.
In contrast, Sven Wardle is highly commended for the wonderful light trails and the way he took on the challenge of night photography.
Come on holiday with us, take your pictures, and send them in. You can also submit a blog.