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1982 - 2022

2010 Photography Competition

The Annual Photographic Competition was held during the Members Day on Saturday 23th November 2010.  Photographs were submitted in the following categories:.

  • UK Butterflies
  • UK Moths
  • Immature Stages
  • Overseas
  • Behaviour

Members attending the meeting voted for their favourite entry in each of the categories as well as for the overall winner. 

OVERALL WINNER - Ashley Whitlock

Black-veined White
Photo ©
Ashley Whitlock

Category Winners

UK Butterflies
Maurice Pugh
  UK Moths
Mike Gibbons
  Hornet Clearwing
Photo ©
Mike Gibbons


Immature Stages
Tony Rackham
Ken Bailey
Orange-tip larva
Photo ©
Tony Rackham
  Reverdin's Blue
Photo © Ken Bailey


Maurice Pugh
Silver-studded Blue
Photo © Maurice Pugh

Full Results

Category Position Competitor Subject
UK Butterflies 1 Maurice Pugh Green Hairstreak
  2 John Bogle Silver-studded Blue
  3 Roger Pendell Swallowtail
UK Moths 1 Mike Gibbons Hornet Clearwing
  2 Maurice Pugh Elephant Hawkmoth
  3 Tony Rackham Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Behaviour 1 Maurice Pugh Silver-studded Blues
  2 Steve Goodwin Essex Skipper
  3 Mick Langridge Silver-washed Fritillary
Immature Stages 1 Tony Rackham Orange-tip larva
  2 Paul Brock Goat Moth larva
Overseas 1 Ken Bailey Reverdin's Blue
  2 Ashley Whitlock Black-veined White
  3 Ken Bailey Spanish Festoon
Overall 1 Ashley Whitlock Black-veined White
  2 John Bogle Marbled White
  3 Maurice Pugh Green Hairstreak

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