THE BIG 12 - Our Photography Competition 2020

Written by: David Elliott


So this year we were back at it again.. launching our BIG12 Photography Competition which gave YOU the chance to feature in our 2021 Company Calendar and win some lucky prizes!

We received some beautiful photographs from various aspects of Ireland. What an exciting way to showcase our amazing country!  


Our top three winners recieved some fantastic prizes from getting their pictures professionally framed to recieving a some of cash and Christmas Card prints.

1st Place - Neil Hunter

Neil Hunter was our Calendar winner with this stunning image taken at Mount Errigal. His image can be seen below and we were also lucky to capture a photo of himself and David, the Director of Instant Print with his framed photograph and cash prize.

Neils' Lucky Prize Included: 

  • £100 Cash
  • His image professionally printed on A2 poster paper & framed by Uptown Framing, Portadown
  • 50 x A6 Christmas Cards
  • Plus a Winner badge on the page of your photo
Image of Sunset on Mount Errigal

2nd Place - Paul Wharton

Paul Wharton came in at a close second place with this stunning image of Legananny Dolmen, Co Down.

Pauls' Lucky Prize Included: 

  • £50 Cash
  • His image professionally printed on A3 poster paper & framed by Uptown  Framing, Portadown
  • 30 x A6 Christmas Cards
Image of Legananny Dolmen

3rd Place - Jeremy Walsh

Our third place winner with this beautiful picture of Arcadia at Portrush was Jeremy Walsh.

Jeremys' Lucky Prize Included: 

  • £25 Cash
  • 30 x A6 Christmas Cards
Image of Portrush Beach

Our other published photographs

As well as our three lucky winners, we also had to choose 9 other pictures to pubslish for our Calendar. It was very difficult to pick the others this year too as we had so many good shots! Well done to all those who took part and of course those that got featured! See below for the other pubslished pictures!


Other entry photographs

A BIG Thank You

Big thank you to all who emailed us in photographs - your support and involvement meant alot! Also, big thanks to  Uptown Framing  in Portadown for their fantastic work on framing our top 3 lucky winners' print - fantastic job all round!!!

Pictured: Neil Hunter, the winner of the competition pictured with David Elliott.

Competition Winnner with framed winning photograph