Reflecting excellence in photography

Megan Stockdale, from Cockburn John Charles Academy (CJCA) beat off competition from 80 students at six schools to win the Wakefield College schools photography competition.

James Pennington from the college visited the academy recently to award the prize, a framed photograph, certificate and £50 voucher for photographic equipment, as well as certificates to Megan’s classmates who also entered the competition.

The theme of the competition was “Reflections.” GCSE Photography students at CJCA were set the topic as a one week brief in November. Megan’s winning shot is reproduced below.

James commented:

“We were absolutely blown away by the quality of entries and particularly the quality from this school.”

The other entrants from CJCA were:

  • Adrianna Kowalska
  • Amy Robinson
  • Areeba Bibi
  • Bily Tansey
  • Connie Hughes
  • Jamila Jadama
  • Mahmuda Uddin
  • Nimah Begum Gani
  • Odeta Juodeskaite
  • Sabina Krynska
  • Siarnni Peirse
  • Zain Saleem
  • Abida Hussain
  • Callum Cave
  • Lewis Billcliffe
  • Paul Cunningham
  • Ruslans Mihailovs
  • Sanam Alam
  • Yasin Kamali
Reflections: Megan Stockdale’s winning entry in the Wakefield College Schools Photography Competition