Annual Landguard Photo Competition Launched

The Landguard Peninsula is a unique, exciting and diverse location for photographic opportunities – huge container ships, wonderful wildlife, amazing objects at the Felixstowe Museum and the historic Fort.

After six successful years, the Landguard Partnership have launched their seventh Photography Competition for 2017 – where you could win a cash prize of £50 to put towards photographic equipment, plus a framed copy of your photograph.

There are three competition categories:

Theme 1: Wildlife – sea life, butterflies, birds, etc.

Theme 2: Macro – close up photography.

Theme 3: Photographs at Landguard that make you go ‘wow’! – let loose your imagination.

Submit your photograph by emailing

Please include your full name, age, a telephone number where the Partnership can contact you (if there are any problems) and the catagory you would like to enter.

Key Entry Criteria

– The competition is open to UK residents only, including all amateur and professional photographers. – All photographs must have been taken on the Landguard Peninsula at Felixstowe in Suffolk. – The photograph must not have been published previously or won a prize in any other photographic competition. – Entrants may only submit one photograph for inclusion into one of the three themes. – Closing date for entry is 12pm on Wednesday 6 September 2017.

Full terms and conditions at

The cash prize is being supplied by local professional photographer James Fletcher who is also running some photography workshops in May. .

Each workshop costs £35.00 per person. Pre-booking essential.

Please click on the relevant workshop below for further information:

Sunday 14 May (1015-1315): Beginners Guide to Photography Sunday 21 May (1015-1315): Beginners Guide to Portrait Photography



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