Gloucestershire Young Photographer of the Year 2024

The Gloucestershire Young Photographer Competition 2024, run by Cheltenham Camera Club and sponsored by the Cheltenham Round Table and Cheltenham Arts Council, took place this spring with Pate’s photographers being placed Runners Up for the Best Overall School Entry.

The Competition, now in its 20th year, was open to pupils in Primary and Secondary Schools in Gloucestershire and received 838 individual entries from a total of 59 schools. Each pupil was able to submit just one titled digital image each, on any subject.

Judging took place early April and Award Winners were invited to the Awards Ceremony, held at Cheltenham Playhouse on Thursday 25 April.  Congratulations to our students whose entries were selected for display:

Erica (Yr 8) – Paws and Reflect
David (Yr 8)  – The Warm Embrace of Jesus
Hannah (Yr 8) – Blue Horizon
Sihong (Yr 7) – Bristol Suspension Bridge
and to Award Winners, who received Commended for their submissions:

Charlotte (Yr 12) – Autumn Lake
Leo (Yr 12) – Gate Tower
Om (Year 11) – Golder Rays Pierce Through, Leckhampton Hill.

Thank you to the organisers of this prestigious event and to all who took part; it’s a fantastic opportunity for students to share their talents.