Author Archives: Rory McDonald

About Rory McDonald

Freelance photographer, based in Kendal UK.

Winner of Nikon In-Frame Spring Theme Competition

Thanks for all your votes as I won the Nikon In-Frame Competition. I am now open to offers for a Nikon Coolpix 610 camera which was the prize. Here is the website page and if you click HERE you will be … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day on Professional Photographer

Another one of my images was chosen by the the Professional Photographer website – this time as their Photo of the Day on 22nd April 2015. Here is an extract from their website showing my image, which will soon be appearing … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day on Photography Monthly

One of my images was chosen by the Photography Monthly  website as their Photo of the Day on 16th April 2015. Here is an extract from their website showing my image. It is a shot of an osteospermum which has been photo-stacked … Continue reading

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Winner of Bob Books “Night” Competition

Nice surprise this week when one of my travel shots from last year’s holiday was selected by Bob Books as the winning image in their January Photo of the Month competition. I can highly recommend Bob Books for their great quality … Continue reading

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Feature in Practical Photography Magazine

I was very happy when Practical Photography asked if they could do a feature on me in their magazine. They had singled out one of my images from the gallery on their website and had contacted me to see if they could … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week on Professional Photographer

I am very happy this week as on one of my images has been chosen by the Professional Photographer website as their Photo of the Week. Here is an extract from their website showing my image, which is for sale here … Continue reading

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Holiday in Dubrovnik

I have just come back from a wonderful few days in Dubrovnik. What a beautiful place. Everything they say about it being the Jewel of the Adriatic is true. It’s small, compact, friendly and has some great sightseeing and restaurants. … Continue reading

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Experts overrule crowd vote in N-Photo Photocrowd competition

There is a fun new site around called Photocrowd that runs regular competitions, and it is fun watching how the crowd vote for each image in real time. I recently entered their Gardens competition. I decided to enter a photo which … Continue reading

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Annual Spring Pilgrimage

I started my annual spring pilgrimage to bring some colour to my small patio garden and visited the local garden centre. This gerbera immediately grabbed my attention with the 2 main flower heads back to back, so I splashed the … Continue reading

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Venetian Regatta Double Page Article in Wanderlust Magazine

I entered a competition on the  Wanderlust Magazine website a few weeks ago. There was a small prize to be won on the theme of Water. I entered a few photos, one of which was a photo I had taken in Venice … Continue reading

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