The Young Photographer of the Year 2012 competition has been announced. Organised by the Rotary Club of Formby it's open to all young photographers under the age of 17 on 1 January 2012.
There are two sections, a Junior Section: 11 years old and under and a Senior Section: 12 to 16 years old
There is no set subject theme any photograph can be entered. Photographic prints in either colour or black and white may be submitted from digital images or from film.
Entry is free but is restricted to children either resident in Formby or attending school in Formby.
There are cash prizes in each section and the closing date for entries is 17 June 2012
The presentation of awards will take place during the 'Formby Live' weekend on Sunday 8 July at the swimming pool. The successful entrants will be notified of the details by 25 June.
More details and an entry form are available at the swimming pool.