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My Edinburgh 2018: photography competition entries

Add a photo of your favourite place in Edinburgh to Edinburgh Collected and tell us what makes it special to you. Entries will be judged both on photographic merit and on the accompanying text.

Jessops Edinburgh have kindly donated prizes of a canvas print for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place and the winner will also receive a voucher towards a Jessops Academy Photography Course.

The winners of this year’s competition are
1st Hannahgforsyth – The Meadows
2nd Padstar78 – Botanic gardens
3rd Lizzy-Dripping – Human Dovecote

Terms and conditions
1 Closing date for entries is 31 August 2018
2 The photographs must be your own work
3 You must agree to Edinburgh Collected terms and conditions
4 The place featured must be within the City of Edinburgh Council boundary
5 All competition entries must be tagged ‘competition18’
6 There is no limit to the number of entries you can submit, but there will only be one winning entry per participant.

The Meadows
The Meadows
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Botanic gardens
Botanic gardens
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Human Dovecote
Human Dovecote
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Light and Dark
Light and Dark
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The Edinburgh Close
The Edinburgh Close
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White Horse Close
White Horse Close
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Craiglockhart Campus, a seat of learning.
Craiglockhart Campus, a seat of learning.
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Sunset
Sunset
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Competition2018
Competition2018
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Competition2018
Competition2018
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Competition2018
Competition2018
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Competition2018
Competition2018
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Sunset over Salisbury Crags
Sunset over Salisbury Crags
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Night light over The Shore
Night light over The Shore
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Both strength and beauty
Both strength and beauty
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Layers
Layers
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Canal walk
Canal walk
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Lunchtime castle view
Lunchtime castle view
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A sunny secluded spot, on the outskirts of Edinburgh; close to Graigie Farm.
A sunny secluded spot, on the outskirts of Edinburgh; close to Graigie Farm.
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Newhaven Harbour
Newhaven Harbour
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Princes Street, East
Princes Street, East
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Cramond Bridge, River Almond.
Cramond Bridge, River Almond.
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Bobby
Bobby
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Overlooking Airport
Overlooking Airport
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The Castle and a bit more.
The Castle and a bit more.
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Top Floor Artefacts
Top Floor Artefacts
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The Castle
The Castle
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A stretch of the Royal Mile.
A stretch of the Royal Mile.
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Coming down Arthur's Seat
Coming down Arthur's Seat
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Red Sky At Night
Red Sky At Night
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On top Calton Hill
On top Calton Hill
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Scots Mon
Scots Mon
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Shepherds' Delight
Shepherds' Delight
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Newhaven Harbour lighthouse at dusk
Newhaven Harbour lighthouse at dusk
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Contemplating dog life in Edinburgh
Contemplating dog life in Edinburgh
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Dinosaurs at Lauriston Castle
Dinosaurs at Lauriston Castle
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Cherry blossom sunset
Cherry blossom sunset
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The Balmoral & Princes Street.
The Balmoral & Princes Street.
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Old Town Skyline
Old Town Skyline
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2 for the price of 1
2 for the price of 1
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View from bedroom window
View from bedroom window
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Dunsapie Loch at dusk
Dunsapie Loch at dusk
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Pheasant in the fog
Pheasant in the fog
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Guardian of the city
Guardian of the city
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Joining of Great Britain
Joining of Great Britain
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Robin in the snow
Robin in the snow
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Swanston Village
Swanston Village
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Midsummer castle
Midsummer castle
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Three little birds.
Three little birds.
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White and blue.
White and blue.
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The rain is coming.
The rain is coming.
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Three.
Three.
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Glorious.
Glorious.
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Free as a bird.
Free as a bird.
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Urban living.
Urban living.
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The healing power of the sea.
The healing power of the sea.
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A Timeless Corner
A Timeless Corner
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Lamplight
Lamplight
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Old College
Old College
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A poppy sunset
A poppy sunset
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Monster book of monsters
Monster book of monsters
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Newington Cemetery
Newington Cemetery
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Polwarth Church, Union Canal
Polwarth Church, Union Canal
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Union Canal Boathouse at Harrison Park
Union Canal Boathouse at Harrison Park
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Leamington Lift Bridge, Union Canal, Lochrin Basin
Leamington Lift Bridge, Union Canal, Lochrin Basin
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Edinburgh Castle from The Vennel
Edinburgh Castle from The Vennel
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Autumn in George Square
Autumn in George Square
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The doors to nature
The doors to nature
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home
home
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A view to the sea
A view to the sea
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Act
Act
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Edinburgh from Arthur's Seat
Edinburgh from Arthur's Seat
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Golden Edinburgh
Golden Edinburgh
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Open air concert at Saughton Rose Garden
Open air concert at Saughton Rose Garden
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Sushi with a view
Sushi with a view
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View from a favourite cafe - Fraser's (Binns)
View from a favourite cafe - Fraser's (Binns)
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Saturday crowds
Saturday crowds
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Golden light at Old College
Golden light at Old College
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A foggy lunchtime walk
A foggy lunchtime walk
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Delightful old Edinburgh sign
Delightful old Edinburgh sign
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Exotic Evening at the Book Festival 2015
Exotic Evening at the Book Festival 2015
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Twillight of Arthur's Seat
Twillight of Arthur's Seat
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Edinburgh Castle in the Spring
Edinburgh Castle in the Spring
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Princes Street Gardens
Princes Street Gardens
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Portobello Beach
Portobello Beach
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Hidden Gem
Hidden Gem
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West End Silhouettes at Sundown
West End Silhouettes at Sundown
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It's ok to lose focus sometimes
It's ok to lose focus sometimes
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Detail of facade of the Scottish War Memorial
Detail of facade of the Scottish War Memorial
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Spire in the fog
Spire in the fog
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Johnston Terrace View
Johnston Terrace View
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Portobello Beach
Portobello Beach
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Calton Hill seen from Edinburgh Castle
Calton Hill seen from Edinburgh Castle
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Lovely Horizon
Lovely Horizon
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Royal Mile Phoneboxes
Royal Mile Phoneboxes
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Fleshmarket Close
Fleshmarket Close
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Advocates close
Advocates close
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Dean Village
Dean Village
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Sneaky Pete's Bar
Sneaky Pete's Bar
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Kelpie invasion
Kelpie invasion
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Victoria street
Victoria street
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Canal walk
Canal walk
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Kraftwerk at the Usher Hall
Kraftwerk at the Usher Hall
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Old Town View
Old Town View
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Forth bridge
Forth bridge
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Edinburgh View
Edinburgh View
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Stockbridge Market
Stockbridge Market
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Royal Mile selfie
Royal Mile selfie
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Tiles Bar view
Tiles Bar view
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Newhaven Lighthouse
Newhaven Lighthouse
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Mick Jagger at Murrayfield
Mick Jagger at Murrayfield
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Carlton Terrace Mews
Carlton Terrace Mews
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Meadows sunrise
Meadows sunrise
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Barges on the canal
Barges on the canal
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Dean Village
Dean Village
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Edinburgh castle
Edinburgh castle
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Gardeners Cottage
Gardeners Cottage
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The Dene
The Dene
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Ross Fountain
Ross Fountain
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Deacon Brodie's Tavern
Deacon Brodie's Tavern
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Stockbridge Cottage
Stockbridge Cottage
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Families in the Snow
Families in the Snow
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A Snowy Bobby
A Snowy Bobby
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Snowstorm on the Mile
Snowstorm on the Mile
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Historical past
Historical past
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Sailing silently or flying confidently...
Sailing silently or flying confidently...
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A tribute from Lauriston Castle to Cramond Island
A tribute from Lauriston Castle to Cramond Island
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Ciao & Farewell
Ciao & Farewell
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A piece of paradise
A piece of paradise
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Nel blu dipinto di blu
Nel blu dipinto di blu
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The path to paradise
The path to paradise
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Happiness
Happiness
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My little Princess
My little Princess
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