Hydro electric

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: N/A Photographer: eleanor bennett Torrs Hydro is a micro hydroelectric scheme, owned by the community, in New Mills, Derbyshire. It is located on the River Goyt, immediately after its confluence with the River Sett at the Torr weir. A 2.4-metre diameter reverse Archimedean screw generates 70 kW of electricity. It provides a […]

Frozen Witchhazel, Ice Storm 2012

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: N/A Photographer: Sabrina Tapp In January we had a severe winter storm in our town. People were calling it, the snowpocalypse! Our power went out for three cold days, but we managed to get by. Since the roads were icy, my friend and I walked to the store. I noticed some Witchhazel […]

Water Droplet

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Other, Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: Highly Commended Photographer: Kyle Meadows This is a new type of photography to me. I found it fascinating to freeze action and see the result of drops of liquid hitting another liquid. I had looked at many slow motion videos of this, yet i wanted to try photographing it. The purpose of […]

A Goal

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Other, Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: N/A Photographer: Izzy England It must have taken a lot of work to get up there. I watch as a encouraging grandfather stands below shouting out different holds in the rock. I know this boy can do it. At the tender age of eight every muscle in his body is working to […]

Energy

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Other, Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: N/A Photographer: Izzy Harris The theme ‘energy’ gave me lots of ideas, and as a keen photographer, I was excited at the prospect of trying to present this theme in an interesting way. Fire was believed to be an element by the ancient greeks and is still associated with energy in modern […]

Lightning at Night

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Other, Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: Highly Commended Photographer: Stephen Smith This photo was taken along with several others during a lightning storm that happened almost two years ago, I went outside with my camera, mounted it on a tripod, and set it to take a photo every second or so. Lightning is caused by the buildup of […]

Hydroelectricity

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: N/A Photographer: Richard Mu Niagra Falls is the second-largest capacity hydroelectric power plant in the United States. Second only to Grand Coulee Dam, it has a capacity greater than that of Hoover Dam. The Robert Moses Niagra Hydroelectric Power Station was the most powerful hydroelectric plant in the Western Hemisphere at the […]

Into the Sun

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Photo Competition

  Theme: Energy Award: Runner-Up Photographer: Crystal Ng Pei Qi Solar energy is energy that is present in sunlight. It has been used for thousands of years in many different ways by people all over the world. As well as its traditional human uses in heating, cooking, and drying, it is used today to make […]

Grand Canyon at Sunrise

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: N/A Photographer: Maya Kolade The Grand Canyon is one of the greatest wonders of the world. It evolved naturally into an amazing feature of the American landscape through the erosion of the rocks by the river. I think this shows the theme ‘energy’ well as it took millions of years for the […]

Hot Air Balloon

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Photo Competition

Theme: Energy Award: Highly Commended Photographer: Ellie Powell I took this picture last year on holiday in Egypt. We were going on a balloon ride and it was necessary to arrive there early in the morning before the sun had risen. Before the balloon ride, I could see the balloons being set up. The balloons […]