/ NEWS: UKC/SMC Skye Guidebook Action Photo Comp...95 so far

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UKC News - on 24 Apr 2009
[Skye Guidebook Action Photo Competition, 2 kb]

EDIT - 95 photos submitted as of 20 May 2009.

View and vote here:http://www.ukclimbing.com/photos/?category=5

The Scottish Mountaineering Club Skye guidebook is nearing completion. To further enhance the quality of the book UKClimbing.com has kindly agreed to host a competition for ACTION photos taken on Skye. If you have any or can get some in the next month the Scottish Mountaineering Club pay 25 each or 50 for a front cover shot. You can upload your pics at the UKC Competition Photo Gallery. PLUS: Four copies of the book will be given to the best UKC entries as voted on by users of the site, whether they are used or not.

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=47080

See Gallery here http://www.ukclimbing.com/photos/?category=5
In reply to UKC News: Hi Mick
Hope you don't mind me using this to contact you. Thanks for the extensive coverage; optimistic it will develop well over the coming month. Where can the competition gallery be viewed?
Michael Ryan - on 24 Apr 2009
In reply to mike lates:

Hi Mike,

As soon as the first pic is uploaded. I'll upload one now, and provide a link.

In reply to mike lates:
> Where can the competition gallery be viewed?

I have added the direct gallery link to the top post as well.

In reply to Alan James - UKC:
Thanks alan, could you put it into the in the premier post too please? guess it's the weird looking gallery in the photos page just now?
Initial lack of action is not a suprise. Always thought that getting folk to pose them this spring would be the best chance for real quality. fingers x'd for a storming month.
cheers for now,
catt on 28 Apr 2009
In reply to UKC News:

As well as this comp there's already some belters on this site, such as

Nick Smith - Climbers - on 30 Apr 2009
In reply to mike lates: The photos page is now fixed, very sorry about the delay:
- http://www.ukclimbing.com/photos/

tommakin - on 05 May 2009
In reply to UKC News: Does anyone know when this new guide comes out?
In reply to tommakin: recent feedback (last couple of days) indicates the end of the year which is a bit gutting for climbers and authors. It does allow plenty of scope for taking action shots through the spring/early summer and new routes on acres of unexplored terrain to make it in for recording; when this rain stops...
Thanks to all for current contributions,
craigloon - on 05 May 2009
In reply to mike lates:

I'm confused. Is the new guide the Climbs guide or the Scrambles one, or both?
petestack - on 05 May 2009
In reply to craigloon:

There are new editions of both due this year, but Mike's competition is for the Climbs one.
Michael Ryan - on 07 May 2009
hamish2016 - on 18 May 2009
In reply to UKC News:

Submitted a photo yesterday but it hasn't appeared yet, how long does it usually take?

In reply to Hamish Dunn: not automatic so could be a day or 2.Look forward to seeing it.

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